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Houston Healthcare sets up medical tents for COVID-19 patients

Houston Healthcare is preparing for a potential surge of COVID-19 patients.

Houston Healthcare, Health District, RAFB work to contain COVID-19

WARNER ROBINS, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Officials with Houston Healthcare, the North Central Health District, and Robins Air Force Base are working to stop the...

Area’s first confirmed COVID-19 case is Houston Healthcare employee

Houston Healthcare says Middle Georgia's first confirmed case of COVID-19 is one of its employees.

Go Red Luncheon informs women on heart disease prevention

WARNER ROBINS, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Around 61 million Americans suffer from heart disease according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Fifty-two percent...

Two local hospitals exploring partnership options

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Navicent Health and Houston Healthcare are working together in hopes of bringing more advanced healthcare to Middle Georgia. Officials released a...

The number of diabetics is growing in Houston County, according to 2017 study

WARNER ROBINS, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Nurses from all over Middle Georgia had a lesson on Diabetes Wednesday. The lesson was part of the Diabetes Update...

Houston Healthcare celebrates volunteer appreciation week, honors 100 year old volunteer

Houston Healthcare's volunteer staff is getting paid this week--not cash but homage.

Houston Healthcare looking for nurses at upcoming spring open house

WARNER ROBINS, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - In hopes of filling some available positions, Houston Healthcare is inviting prospective nurses out to its Spring Nursing Recruitment Fair...

Houston Medical Center recognized for pre-term birth program

The Patient Safety Award was given to Houston Medical Center for their project, Population Health-Preventing Pre-Term Births Among At-Risk Populations. This award is given annually to Georgia health care organizations who improve patient safety, medical outcomes and reduce the risk of medical errors.

Houston Healthcare celebrates Diabetes Awareness Month

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. According to the American Diabetes Association, 29.1 million Americans have been diagnosed with diabetes and the number keeps increasing. The Georgia Department of Public Health says 800,000 of those people live in Georgia.

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UPDATE (Saturday, November 28 at 3 p.m.): Georgia COVID-19 tracker

Here's a look at the latest COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) data in Georgia, published today by the Georgia Department of Public Health.

Woman killed in shooting marks Macon-Bibb’s 48th homicide of 2020

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - The Saturday death of a 24-year-old woman is Macon-Bibb County's 48th homicide of the year, according to Macon-Bibb Coroner Leon...

Bibb County Sheriff suspends alcohol sales at Thirsty Turtle

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — Bibb County Sheriff David Davis supended all alcohol sales at The Thirsty Turtle Friday night. Sheriff Davis says the suspension is...

Gift card spending increases in 2020

The report says unique purchases of gift cards were 363% higher in September and October of 2020.