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New Medical Identity Theft Protection System

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Upson Regional Medical Center is proud to offer patients advanced medical identity theft protection and efficient patient registration, while improving health outcomes and reducing the risk of medical errors. Nationwide, medical identity theft is on the rise, and it is estimated that Americans sp...

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Upson Selects New Chief Clinical Officer

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Evelyn Murphy is the new chief clinical officer at Upson Regional Medical Center, where she will lead all nursing and ancillary clinical areas. Murphy joins Upson with strong experience in nursing and management. Previously, Murphy served as chief clinical officer at Ty Cobb Healthcare System in...


Castleberry Elected to GHA Board of Trustees

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ATLANTA – David Castleberry, FACHE, president and chief executive officer of Upson Regional Medical Center in Thomaston, recently was elected to the Board of Trustees of the Georgia Hospital Association (GHA). Castleberry has served as CEO of the medical center since 2008. Since he assumed leader...

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Upson's Newest Board Member

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Upson Regional Medical Center announces the addition of Jonathan Busbee, M.D., an internal medicine specialist, as its newest member to the Board of Trustees. Dr. Busbee has been practicing medicine since 1992 and has been an active member of Upson’s medical staff since 1995. He is a graduate of...


Upson Introduces Tele-Stroke

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If you or someone you know has a stroke, faster care can mean a better outcome. That’s why Upson is now in partnership with some of Atlanta’s top neurologists, providing local access to board certified stroke specialists 24 hours a day. “Fast matters,” Upson’s Chief ...

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