September 18, 2016
Tru-D Smart UVC Robot

New Disinfecting Robot Helps to Eliminate Hospital-Acquired Infections

In addition to many other safety and quality measures already in place, EAMC began utilizing a Tru-D Smart UVC robot, which works by emitting UV light, […]
November 13, 2016
New Inpatient Rehab Unit at EAMC-Lanier

New Inpatient Rehab Unit at EAMC-Lanier

On Oct. 1, EAMC-Lanier in Valley opened an acute inpatient rehabilitation unit inside the hospital. This unit, the first of its kind in the area, provides […]
January 23, 2017
Seeing the light

Seeing the light – EAMC surgeons experience advanced imaging with the new hybrid operating room

“It is like the difference between night and day,” Stephen Lock, M.D., explains when describing the contrast between traditional imaging equipment and the capabilities of the […]
June 26, 2017
Inpatient Detox Unit

Inpatient Detox Unit Opens at EAMC-Lanier

On June 1, EAMC-Lanier launched a new inpatient detox unit, which provides a controlled and medically supervised withdrawal from drugs and alcohol for patients who are […]
July 17, 2017
Laura Grill

Board appoints Laura Grill as Successor to Terry Andrus

Laura Grill has officially been appointed to succeed Terry Andrus as Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
August 18, 2017
AACN Beacon Award for Excellence

ICU Earns State’s Only Silver-Level Beacon Award

The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) recently conferred a silver-level Beacon Award for Excellence on the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at East Alabama Medical Center […]
August 18, 2017

24th Annual George Brooks Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament

The tournament is scheduled for Thursday, September 28, 2017 at the Auburn University Club, Auburn, AL
February 22, 2018
Pinnacle Cardiovascular Associates

EAMC Welcomes Dr. Yabiz Sedghi

Yabiz Sedghi, M.D. has joined the team at Pinnacle Cardiovascular Associates at the Dean Road location in Auburn. Dr. Sedghi received her medical degree from The […]
April 2, 2018
Pinnacle Cardiovascular Associates

EAMC Welcomes Dr. Kris Reddy to Pinnacle Cardiovascular Associates – Valley

Gopikrishna “Kris” Reddy, M.D., has been practicing in the Opelika and Valley communities for more than 20 years and now, Valley Cardiology, the practice Dr. Reddy […]
May 29, 2018

Fit to Fight at HealthPlus

  On Saturday, June 9, HealthPlus Fitness Center is hosting its second annual Fit to Fight fundraiser to benefit for the Oncology Wellness Program. Fit to Fight […]