University Hospital of Summerville is a 231-bed facility, dedicated to providing the highest quality medical care available to the community of Augusta and surrounding areas. This facility has earned a number of national awards and accreditations such as The Joint Commission Top Performer on Key Quality Measures. A brand new 13-bed Emergency Department opened in October 2016. The hospital provides inpatient, outpatient, diagnostic, surgical and emergency medical care.
- Annual Patient Volume: 19,000
- ED Beds: 14
- Admission Rate:
- Documentation: MedHOST; Switching to EPIC
- Physician Daily Coverage: 24 hours
- APC Daily Coverage: 12 hours
Augusta, GA is known for being home to the Master’s Golf Tournament and the 2nd largest city in Georgia. A quintessential southern town and golfer’s paradise, Augusta residents enjoy a close knit community with great schools and a mild climate year-round. Attractions include, Clarks Hill Lake for boating and fishing, Augusta canal (kayaking, paddle boarding, bike and jogging paths), Imperial Theatre, Equestrian activities in Aiken and its most well-known event, The Masters Golf Tournament. Weekend trips are an easy three hour drive to the beach or the mountains.