If you’re a smoker or former smoker, age 50-80, it might be time for a lung cancer screening exam. It’s a simple test that can tell you if your lungs are healthy, or detect cancer early, when treatment is most effective. Talk to your provider about your risks and if you might be eligible for a screening.
When an illness, injury or accident impacts your ability to lead an active life, Starr Regional Health & Rehabilitation provides hands-on care to help you or a loved one return to optimal health and independence. Our facility is rated Five Stars for Overall Quality by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
Starr Regional Medical Center, part of LifePoint Health, is a two-hospital system with campuses in Athens and Etowah. The Athens campus provides inpatient and outpatient services through its 118-bed acute care facility and physician practices. Starr Regional Medical Center's Etowah campus is home to an emergency department, outpatient services, an 88-bed skilled and long-term care nursing home, a senior care program and wound care center.