Appling Healthcare COVID-19 Updates

04/03/2020 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Beginning Monday, April 6, 2020, Appling Healthcare will offer drive-thru coronavirus testing by appointment only at our main location at 163 East Tollison Street in Baxley. This testing is available for any patient but only with a doctor’s order from any healthcare provider. Physicians who are not Appling Healthcare providers should… Read more »


CEO Randy Crawford Discusses COVID-19 in Baxley News Banner

03/31/2020 Thank you Baxley News Banner for the great article published March 31, 2020. Appling Healthcare Working Hard To Prepare for Coronavirus By Mary Ann Ellis According to Randy Crawford, CEO of the Appling HealthCare System, just because Appling County has no reported coronavirus cases yet does not mean that healthcare professionals should stop preparing… Read more »


Appling Healthcare Updates Community on COVID-19

03/23/2020 Latest Information on Restrictions and COVID-19 Tests Appling Healthcare has not received any positive COVID-19 test results; however, multiple test results are pending. The Georgia Department of Public Health and Appling Healthcare will update the community with any confirmed cases.  Effective immediately, Appling Healthcare announces the following procedural changes are in place until further… Read more »


Appling Healthcare COVID-19 Updates

03/16/2020 At this time, Appling Healthcare has no confirmed cases of COVID-19. We are continuing to closely monitor COVID-19 as the CDC protocols are changing quickly. As a reminder, please contact your primary care physician if you feel sick or are experiencing any of the following coronavirus symptoms: fever, cough, or shortness of breath. (A… Read more »


Hospital Gift Gallery and Cafeteria Closed Indefinitely

03/16/2020 Effective immediately, The Gift Gallery of Appling Healthcare and the Metz Culinary Cafeteria are indefinitely closed due to their locations within the hospital and per the recommendations of the CDC and state officials regarding COVID-19. We appreciate your understanding as our top priority is the well-being and safety of our patients, volunteers, staff, and… Read more »


Appling Healthcare welcomes new provider to Blackshear office

Erin G. Hodges, RN, BSN, NP-C, has joined the team of expert physicians at Appling Healthcare and is now seeing patients at the new Blackshear office. Erin is an Adult Nurse Practitioner who treats patients 12 years and older. Her key services include primary care, sick visits, women’s health, weight management, and physical exams to… Read more »


Welcome Matt Hodges, FNP-BC

  Appling Healthcare is proud to welcome Matt Hodges, FNP-BC, to our team of expert primary care providers in Baxley, Georgia. Matt is a graduate of Appling County High School as well as Valdosta State University where he received his Bachelor of Science in Nursing and then received his Masters of Science in Nursing, Family… Read more »