Cancer Care Alliance with CTCA Atlanta

Recognizing an ongoing lack of specialized care in rural communities, particularly cancer care, Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) Atlanta and Miller County Hospital are partnering to offer coordinated, advanced oncology care to residents of Southwest Georgia. Through the cancer care alliance, the healthcare providers will collaborate to more effectively meet the needs of rural Georgia communities. Specifically, Miller County …

COVID-19 Cases: Update

While the number of COVID-19 related hospitalizations and deaths slightly increased since last week, there was slight decrease in the number of cases in our area, so there’s some good news! The HAMC strongly encourages everyone to practice physical distancing, use a mask when inside public places, avoid social gatherings, and wash your hands frequently. Please continue to do your …

COVID-19 Cases: Update

It’s important for everyone to know there has been an increase in COVID-19 positive cases; the graph gives additional information about the new cases and locations. The HAMC strongly encourages everyone to practice physical distancing, use a mask when in public places, avoid social gatherings, and wash your hands frequently. Everyone needs to do their part in the fight against …

A Key Player in Combatting COVID-19

Hospital Authority of Miller County (HAMC) invested in LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robot, a product of Xenex Disinfection Services, about three years ago. HAMC initially used this Germ-Zapping Robot, better known as “Douglas,” in our Operating Room / Surgery Department. Recently, however, this machine has become an essential component in our infectious disease prevention plan, and specifically to thoroughly disinfect rooms and …

Increase in COVID-19 Cases

It’s important for everyone to know there has been an increase in COVID-19 positive cases; the graph gives additional information about the new cases and locations. The increases can be attributed in part to increased testing, but there has also been a spike in hospitalizations which is concerning. The HAMC strongly encourages everyone to practice physical distancing, use a mask …

Miller Pharmacy Coming Soon

Miller Pharmacy to Open Fall of 2020

The Hospital Authority of Miller County (HAMC) will open a new retail pharmacy this fall. The full-service retail pharmacy, named Miller Pharmacy, will be located close to Miller County Hospital at 213 Delores Street in Colquitt. “In addition to full-service retail pharmacy inside, we will offer a drive-thru for prescription pick up as well as delivery,” said Robin Rau, CEO, …

Hospital Authority of Miller County: Important Announcement Regarding COVID-19

Colquitt, Georgia (3/12/2020): The Hospital Authority of Miller County (Miller County Hospital, Miller Nursing Home, Calhoun Nursing Home, Miller County Medical Center and Miller Specialty Clinic and RE Jennings Clinic) has not received any patients who have tested positive for the new coronavirus, COVID-19. “We have not seen any local impact of COVD-19 but in an abundance of caution for …

Robin Rau selected as a Community Star

Robin Rau Recognized as a “Community Star”

Robin Rau, CEO, Hospital Authority of Miller County, Recognized as a “Community Star” in Conjunction with National Rural Health Day 2019 Robin Rau, CEO, Hospital Authority of Miller County, was recently selected from the many nominations as a Community Star by the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health [NOSORH].  Rau will appear in the 2019 edition of the …