Augusta County is home to Augusta Health, a 255-bed medical facility. It serves as a Research Affiliate for Duke Cancer Institute and recently opened a state-of-the-art Heart and Vascular Center. Augusta Health was named one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals (healthgrades 2015.) It was also named one of the “Great Community Hospitals” by Becker’s Hospital Review.
In addition, located 45 minutes away, is the UVA Health System that includes a 570-bed Magnet® hospital, level 1 trauma center, nationally-recognized cancer and heart centers and children’s hospital, and primary and specialty clinics throughout Central Virginia. UVA Health staff has been recognized for excellence by publications like U.S. News & World Report, Best Doctors in America, America’s Top Doctors and more.