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Serving the Citizens of Albany, Georgia and Surrounding Communities

Albany is considered the hub of Southwest Georgia for cultural and recreational activities, education as well as the primary trade center for the region. Albany is located midway between Atlanta, Ga., and Panama City Beach, Fla.


Albany is home to Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany which has established itself as a leader in the adoption of private sector business strategies to accomplish its mission. Albany also has some of the finest medical talent with medical specialties that one would expect in a metropolitan area.

Albany / Dougherty City Links

Americus / Sumter City Links

Leesburg / Lee City Links

Sylvester / Worth City Links

The city is served educationally by a strong mix of public and private secondary schools, specifically Albany State UniversityDarton State College and Albany Technical College.

Albany is blessed with near year-round warm weather. Though the winter months can get chilly, the fall, spring and summer months are full of beautiful days with temperatures ranging from the breezy 60s to the sunny 90s. The average annual temperature is 66 degrees F with a low of 34 degrees F and a high of 82.5 degrees F. The average annual rainfall is 49.5 inches.

To contact our Physician Recruitment office, call 800-662-1865 or (229) 312-0270;
fax: (229) 312-0275 or email: physician.recruiter@ppmh.org.

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© 2014 Phoebe Putney Health System  |  417 Third Avenue, Albany, Georgia 31701  |  Telephone 877.312.1167

Phoebe Putney Health System is a network of hospitals, family medicine clinics, rehab facilities, auxiliary services, and medical education training facilities. Founded in 1911,
Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital (the flagship hospital) is one of Georgia's largest comprehensive regional medical centers. From the beginning, Phoebe's mission and vision
has been to bring the finest medical talent and technology to the citizens of Southwest Georgia, and to serve all citizens of the community regardless of ability to pay.