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New Pediatric Emergency Dept. opens at Columbus Medical Center

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

Tuesday was the grand opening of the new Pediatric Emergency Department at the Medical Center in Columbus.

We were there for the dedication ceremony Tuesday morning and got to take a tour of the new facility.

This Pediatric Emergency Department will be the only emergency facility in the region dedicated to serving children.

We spoke with Dr. Joseph Zanga, the chief of pediatrics who says this is an important addition to our community.

The Pediatric Emergency Department will begin serving children 19 years old and under starting Wednesday at 7 a.m.

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