Located in Louisville, Georgia, 46 miles from the GRU Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia, Jefferson Hospital is a 37-bed, full-service hospital that serves residents of Jefferson, Burke, Glascock and other surrounding counties from the time it was built in 1974. It is a member of Georgia Hospital Association's for Rural Health.
Jefferson Hospital has been accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) since 1999.
- Dr. Ayman Al-Hendy, an obstetrician-gynecologist and molecular biologist, has received two top honors from the Society for Reproductive Investigation.
- An acoustic performance by country music’s Josh Turner brought in nearly $45,000 to help equip the Family Y’s Camp Lakeside to serve Children’s Hospital of Georgia patients.
- The College of Allied Health Sciences will offer a new doctoral degree in applied health sciences – the first program of its kind in the University System of Georgia.