St. Francis Hospital

Columbus, GA

Welcome to Columbus, a small town with a big city feel and one of the best places to live and raise a family.

The Hospital

Founded in 1950, St. Francis Hospital provides residents of Columbus and the surrounding region with a full range of inpatient and outpatient services at its 376-bed facility – which includes the St. Francis Heart Hospital and the Sue Marie Turner Women’s Hospital – and its physician practices. It is home to the only open heart surgery program in the area.


The Community

Situated at the heart of the Chattahoochee Valley, Columbus is Georgia’s second largest city and is located just 90 miles south of Atlanta. Residents and visitors enjoy big city amenities amid the charm and hospitality of this small southern town. Columbus is home to the Coca-Cola Space Science Center, the 15-mile Riverwalk along the Chattahoochee River, the National Infantry Museum, a number of fabulous eateries and the longest urban whitewater course in the world. Between its rich history and local culture and arts scene, Columbus has something for everyone.