Putnam General Hospital is a general medical and surgical hospital in Eatonton, GA, with 25 beds. It is accredited by the Joint Commission (JC). Survey data for 2014 shows 10,114 patients visited the hospital's emergency room. There were 10,068 Outpatient/Clinic/All Other Non-Emergency visits. The hospital had a total of 697 admissions. Its physicians performed 507 inpatient and outpatient surgeries.
Eatonton is nestled in the heart of Georgia's Lake Country, both lakes Oconee and Sinclair offer recreational activities for the whole family. The lakes provide fishing, swimming and water-sport recreation, but along the shoreline are numerous other activities, miles of hiking trails, championship golf courses and patio side dining. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 6,480. The city is the county seat of Putnam County.