Aiken Regional Medical Centers will open a freestanding emergency department in North Augusta this summer and officials hope to fill a lot of positions soon.

The nearly 11,000 square foot ER at Sweetwater will expand access to emergency care in North Augusta and surrounding areas. A hiring fair will be held this Thursday at the Crowne Plaza in North Augusta from 2:00 until 6:00 p.m. The need registered nurses, CT/Xray Technologists, patient access representatives and more.  Sign-on bonuses are available for some positions.

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Thanks to Mary Liz Nolan of WGAC for the story.