The new public entrance to the Emergency Care Center at Floyd Medical center is officially open today. The new, canopied entry is located between the hospital’s North Entrance and the existing ECC, facing the corner of Turner McCall Boulevard and Martha Berry Boulevard. Vehicle access to the entrance is available via Second Avenue and Turner McCall Boulevard. A number of other new and improved ECC areas are open for the first time today, including an expanded waiting area, additional triage rooms and 12 additional patient rooms.
The 2012 Heart of the Community Awards of Honor recipients have been named. This year’s honorees include Bryan Shealy, Shirley Miller Denmon, Nina Lovel, Greg Sumner, Nancy and David Hunter and Young Heart Rachel Rogers. This year’s Board of Governor’s Honoree is Earl Tillman. All will be honored at the 26th annual “An Affair of the Heart” on February 18th . Tickets are available by calling Wanda Whitten at (706) 802-3924. The Heart of the Community Awards are sponsored annually by Redmond Regional Medical Center and produced by the Heart of Community Board of Governors.