MILLEDGEVILLE, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Darren Pearce is officially the CEO of Navicent Health Baldwin. The organization made the announcement Thursday. Pearce is taking on the role after serving as interim CEO of the hospital. He is also the Senior Vice-President of Rural Health Network and he has served in other leadership roles at places like […]
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Two men were walking on Second Street near Concord Street Friday night, when someone in a large sedan pulled up beside the men and fired shots from inside the car. According to a news release from the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office one of the victims was shot in the arm and […]
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Navicent Health signed the international Health Food in Healthcare Pledge. Navicent along with Morrison Healthcare is committing to working with local farmers, increase offerings of fruit and vegetables, minimize or beneficially reuse food waste, encourage vendors to supply food that is not produced with synthetic pesticides and hormones, educate patients about […]
A group of doctors want to get rid of fast food at hospitals around the country and they're starting in Macon. The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, a non-profit organization made up of 12,000 doctors, is campaigning to have McDonald's removed from the Medical Center, Navicent Health.
Dealing with health issues can be tough for many, especially when legal issues are involved. Navicent Health is hoping to make things easier for patients with the help of a new legal service called MedLaw.
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Medical Center, Navicent Health is stepping up security measures after multiple mass shootings across the country. During Thursday’s news conference to announce the new security initiative, hospital officials referenced Germany, Orlando and San Bernardino as examples of recent global tragedies. “When incidents occur, then people immediately after approve [new security measures] […]
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Medical Center, Navicent Health’s first “Tax Day” baby was born around 1 a.m. Monday. The Dvorak Family was given $1,529 to help pay for their new baby boy’s college education. The money will go into his Path2College 529 Plan savings account. The baby’s mother, Jacqueline Kennedy-Dvorak, said it’s nice to have […]