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Appling Nursing and Rehabilitation Pavilion Updated Visiting Guidelines

04/06/2021 Appling Nursing and Rehabilitation Pavilion updated visiting guidelines have been established to ensure the health and safety of both residents and staff. As previously stated, decisions regarding COVID-19 are made in consultation with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services(CMS), Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) and The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).… Read more »

 

Meet Sherry DeLoach in Ultrasound

04/02/021 Meet Sherry DeLoach, RDMS. She’s a diagnostic medical sonographer (ultrasound) at our Radiology Department in Baxley. Sherry is originally from Blackshear but has lived in Jesup for the past 14 years. When she’s not performing ultrasound at Appling Healthcare, Sherry is busy as a single mom to three teenagers: daughter Logan and sons Laine… Read more »

 

Appling Healthcare COVID-19 Update

03/15/2021 Latest Information on Nursing Home and Hospital Visits and COVID-19 Vaccines (Baxley, Ga.) Effective Monday, March 15, 2021, Appling Healthcare will begin scheduling COVID-19 vaccine appointments at (912)705-7468 for the following individuals based on the current Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) COVID-19 Vaccine Expansion: Adults aged 55 and over Individuals with disabilities caused… Read more »

 

Appling Healthcare partners with schools on vaccines

03/08/2021 Appling Healthcare was proud to assist Appling County Board of Education with administering COVID-19 vaccines to the school system on Monday, March 8. We are proud to have been able to partner with the school system to increase vaccinations within our community and create the safest environment possible for our valuable students and staff.… Read more »

 

Appling Healthcare announces partnership with RestorMetabolix 

03/01/2021 Groundbreaking treatment for metabolic disorders now available (Baxley, GA) As a result of a new partnership with RestorMetabolix, Appling Healthcare is now offering a groundbreaking treatment for patients with metabolic disorders such as diabetes.  This custom treatment is received as an infusion at Appling Healthcare hospital. The RestorMetabolix infusions are designed to reduce insulin… Read more »

 

Invitation to Bid Announcement

INSTRUCTIONS TO BIDDERS BID REQUIREMENTS INVITATION TO BID The Owner will receive sealed bids from Contractors in Appling Healthcare Administration Building Conference Room 507 Fair Street Baxley, GA 31513   . Bids must be physically on the table in the Bid Room by  2:00 PM    o’clock, at the time legally prevailing in Atlanta, Georgia on Tuesday,… Read more »

 

Cardiopulmonary/Respiratory Spotlight

In celebration of American Heart Month, we’re spotlighting a department that plays a vital role at our hospital and in our community: Cardiopulmonary/Respiratory. These highly-skilled and dedicated specialists diagnose and treat health conditions associated with the heart and lungs. The department is under the supervision of Deena Medders, RRT, Echo Tech, a native of Alma… Read more »

 

Dr. Orly discusses Thyroid Month

01/29/2021 January is National Thyroid Month. One of our primary care providers, Dr. Orlando Fernando, wants everyone to know more about this small but very important gland that can so significantly affect how our body works. The thyroid is a gland that sits low on your neck, is bow-tie shaped, and has a very important… Read more »

 

Appling Healthcare welcomes new provider to Vidalia office

01/06/2021 Appling Healthcare welcomes Joseph Foust, MD. Dr. Foust is a board-certified, Mayo Clinic-trained physician and a Fellow of the American Board of Family Physicians. Recently, Dr. Foust and Mandi Wright, Family Nurse Practitioner,  joined Appling Healthcare’s Vidalia Clinic, where they collaborate and expertly manage patients daily. Treating patients 2 years old and up, Dr.… Read more »

 

Baxley man discusses experience with hormone pellet therapy

01/06/2021 “You don’t realize you’re not functioning at the level that you should be until you feel so much better and remember this is how normal should feel.” For many women, hormone therapy is a topic they easily discuss with moms, sisters or girlfriends. Most men, however, don’t think about their hormones or they just… Read more »