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Coffee Regional Medical Center Earns National Accreditation from the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons

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Douglas, Ga – October 27, 2022   The Commission on Cancer (CoC), a quality program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) has granted Three-Year Accreditation to the cancer program at Coffee Regional Medical Center. To earn voluntary CoC accreditation, a cancer program must meet 34 CoC quality care standards, be evaluated every three years… read more //

Coffee Regional Continues to Offer Therapeutic Treatments for Those Diagnosed with COVID-19

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Douglas, Ga – January 25, 2022 – The prevalence of COVID-19 variants remains dynamic across the U.S. and South Georgia. Coffee Regional Medical Center actively assesses data on a continuous basis and adjusts COVID-19 therapeutic guidelines according to guidance from the FDA. CRMC continues to offer a Monoclonal Antibody Clinic for high-risk[1] individuals recently diagnosed with COVID-19 however,… read more //

Coffee Regional Named Orthopedic Center of Excellence

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January 20, 2022 – Coffee Regional Medical Center is proud to be designated as an Orthopedic Center of Excellence. This designation affirms CRMC’s excellence in the provision of diagnostic, surgical and therapy services related to orthopedic care. The requirements set forth by DNV, the accreditation organization CRMC was reviewed by, are based on the guidelines,… read more //

Coffee Regional’s Heart & Vascular Center Opens 2nd state-of-the-art Cardiac Cath Lab 

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  Coffee Regional’s Heart & Vascular Center Opens 2nd state-of-the-art Cardiac Cath Lab    Douglas, Ga – October 27, 2021 –   Coffee Regional Medical Center (CRMC) is proud to announce that it has opened its 2nd state-of-the-art cardiac catheterization lab at its Heart & Vascular Center. The completion of this project offers enhancement and… read more //

The Wound Care & Hyperbaric Clinic at Coffee Regional Medical Center Receives Wound Center of Excellence Award

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The Wound Care & Hyperbaric Clinic at Coffee Regional Medical Center Receives Wound Center of Excellence Award Award acknowledges exceptional success in multiple wound healing benchmarks, healing outcomes, patient safety   Douglas, Ga – October 20, 2021 – Coffee Regional Medical Center is pleased to announce CRMC Wound Care & Hyperbaric Clinic is a recipient… read more //

COFFEE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER ACHIEVES ISO 9001 QUALITY and SAFETY CERTIFICATION

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[Douglas, Ga, September 7, 2021] —   Coffee Regional Medical Center (CRMC) announces the significant accomplishment of achieving ISO 9001 certification, an International Quality Compliance program. CRMC also successfully completed reaccreditation by DNV as a full-service acute care hospital.  By earning the DNV accreditation, CRMC demonstrated meeting or exceeding the patient quality and safety standards… read more //

Coffee Regional Medical Center strengthens relationship with Emory Healthcare Affiliate Network; adds new bariatric program supported by Emory

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EMORY Health Sciences News http://emoryhealthsciences.org Sept. 09, 2020   Coffee Regional Medical Center strengthens relationship with Emory Healthcare Affiliate Network; adds new bariatric program supported by Emory   Media Contact: Janet Christenbury, jmchris@emory.edu   ATLANTA – Emory Healthcare (EHC) and Coffee Regional Medical Center (CRMC) in Douglas, Georgia, have strengthened their relationship by advancing CRMC… read more //

Could a Hiatal Hernia Be Causing Your Reflux?

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Oftentimes over-the-counter meds are not effective in treating acid reflux. Cases of severe acid reflux may be the result of a hiatal hernia. Depending on the severity of the hernia, symptoms may vary. Hiatal hernia symptoms may include: Chest pain Severe Heartburn Abdominal pain  Frequent burping Difficulty Swallowing Burning in the throat Nausea  Regurgitation Chronic… read more //

Could your leg pain be PVD?

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Leg pain in older adults can often be a sign of peripheral vascular disease (PVD). PVD is a slow and progressive disorder causing narrowing or blockages of the blood vessels. This narrowing limits the amount of oxygen and nutrients circulating in your body. Leg cramps in older adults are often the result of this poor… read more //