Board Certification

Board Certification All nine member of the Colquitt County Hospital Authority were recognized by the Georgia Hospital Association (GHA) at a recent board meeting for being one of the first hospital boards in the state to achieve100 percent trustee certification. GHA developed the certification program to give board members a better understanding of healthcare issues, to insure compliance with a variety of governance and to improve members’ overall board participation. Joe Parker, president...



Joint Commission

Joint Commission Colquitt Regional Medical Center has again been awarded The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for having met the national standard for healthcare quality and safety. The renewed accreditation by the Joint Commission follows an unannounced three-day site visit and evaluation by a team of Joint Commission surveyors last September. The Joint Commission’s mission is the continuous improvement of safety and quality of the nation’s healthcare through voluntary...



Dominy Re-elected to GHA

Dominy Re-elected to GHA Durwood Dominy, who has served on the Colquitt County Hospital Authority for 17 years, was re-elected to serve on the Georgia Hospital Association Board of Trustees at the association’s annual convention Feb. 3. Dominy, who has served two terms as Hospital Authority chairman, is serving his third term on the GHA board. He also serves as the trustee chairman of a GHA initiative called “Moving Georgia to the Top 10.” “It is an honor that I have been elected by the...



Sheldon Elected Chairman of Hospital Authority

Sheldon Elected Chairman of Hospital Authority The Authority also elected Kirk Friedlander treasurer and chairman of the Finance Committee and reelected Anne Carlton secretary and chairman of the Quality Assurance Committee. David Taylor, who has served one nine-year term on the board, was reelected to a second term. Hospital Authority members are allowed to serve only two nine-year terms. “We’re very pleased to have the confidence of the County Commission to re-nominate a board member for...



Dr. Bartosh Opens Practice

Dr. Bartosh Opens Practice    Robert Bartosh, a board certified orthopedic surgeon who has practiced the past 13 years in Americus, has joined the medical staff of Colquitt Regional Medical Center and has opened his new practice in Moultrie.    Dr. Bartosh will practice with Dr. Charles Davis, who joined the Colquitt Regional Medical Center Medical Staff several months ago. Dr. Bartosh and Dr. Davis practiced together in Americus until their office was destroyed earlier this year by the...



D.W. Adcock Orthopedic Clinic Dedicated

D.W. Adcock Orthopedic Clinic Dedicated The D.W. Adcock Clinic, the third new physician office to open in Moultrie in the past year, was dedicated Tuesday and named in honor of Colquitt Regional Medical Center’s medical director, long-time orthopedic surgeon and community leader. Two new orthopedic surgeons – Dr. Robert Bartosh and Dr. Charles Davis – will practice in the D.W. Adcock Clinic, which is located at 3 Magnolia Court in Southside Medical Park adjacent to Colquitt Regional. Jim...