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Sumter County medical community growing

May 17, 2007

Americus-  Sumter Regional Hospital is working with FEMA to replace doctor offices destroyed in the March first tornado. 

By the end of May, five modular buildings will be set up in the Hospital's Mayo Street parking lot to house doctor's who lost their buildings in the tornado.

An interim hospital will be set up on the HealthPlex site with 65 inpatient medical rooms, a surgical ward, four operating suites, pediatrics and a fully operational ER. They hope to have the facility in place by the end of June.

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