In October 2015, University Hospital McDuffie moved into a new state-of-the-art hospital. With 25 beds, McDuffie offers a wide spectrum of medical and health services, including Surgery, Intensive Care, Cardiac Care and 24-hour Laboratory and Radiology services. The Emergency Department provides full-time immediate evaluation, stabilization and treatment care to more than 18,000 emergency medicine patients annually.
- Annual Patient Volume: 18,000
- ED Beds: 25
- Admission Rate: 3%
- Documentation: Epic
- Physician Daily Coverage: 24 hours
- APC Daily Coverage: 12 hours
- Medical Director named Georgia ACEP Emergency Director of the Year 2016
A part of the University Health Care System based out of Augusta, University Hospital McDuffie is located in Thomson, GA. A short 20 minutes from Augusta, Thomson offers the same quaint southern charm on a smaller scale. Thomson is a town with rich history and antebellum homes and residents enjoy a mild climate year-round. The city hosts more than two dozen festivals throughout the year. Thomson offers an affordable cost of living and is perfect for raising a family with a close knit community and great schools.