Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals’ Heritage Society Inducts Four Members Including Peggy Huskey Marshall

 

COLUMBIA, SC – January 31, 2008 – Four new members have been named to the Heritage Society of Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals.  J. Michael Kapp, the late Peggy Huskey…

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UCI Medical Affiliates Inc. Opens New Doctors Care Center in Florence

 

FLORENCE, SC – January 29, 2008 – Doctors Care is pleased to announce the opening of its first healthcare center in Florence, located at 2410 Hoffmeyer Road. There are currently…

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First Lady Announces Finals in January Healthy SC School Video Contest; Contest to extend into February due to popular demand!

 

COLUMBIA, SC – January 28, 2008 – First Lady Jenny Sanford announced that today is the final day to judge the top twenty videos in the Quarter-Finals of the Healthy SC School…

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Companion Global Healthcare Welcomes Anadolu Medical Center to Network

 

COLUMBIA, S.C – January 22, 2008 – Anadolu Medical Center, a 209-bed, state-of-the-art facility located on the outskirts of Istanbul, Turkey, has joined the overseas hospital network of Columbia, S.C.-based Companion…

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Providence Hospitals Names New Assistant Vice President of Quality Management

 

COLUMBIA, SC – January 21, 2008 – Lori August has been promoted from her position as director of performance improvement to assistant vice president of quality management for Sisters of Charity…

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LMC Foundation Names New Board Member

 

West Columbia, SC – January 7, 2008 – The Lexington Medical Center Foundation has named two new members to its board of directors. Athena Leventis joins the 19 -member board…

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S.C. BlueCross Foundation Awards More Than $2.8 Million in Grants

 

COLUMBIA, SC – December 12, 207 – The BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Foundation recently made grant awards totaling $2,886,791 to community groups serving health care needs in South Carolina.…

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Hospital in Dublin, Ireland, Joins Companion Global Healthcare's Network

 

Columbia, S.C. – December 11, 2007 – Companion Global Healthcare Inc. announced today that Blackrock Clinic of Dublin, Ireland, has become the second facility to join its network of accredited…

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BlueCross Names New Director of Large Accounts for Columbia, Florence

 

COLUMBIA, SC – December 13, 2007 – BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina announced today that David Gwin has joined its large accounts unit as director of the Columbia regional office. In…

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Doctors Care Gives Back Over $10,000 to SC Schools

 

COLUMBIA, SC – December 4, 2007 – Irmo High School received a $660 check from Doctors Care in November – the largest contribution among 20 Midlands’ schools that participated in…

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Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals Acquires Petersen & Plante Internal Medicine

 

COLUMBIA, SC – November 21, 2007 – Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals recently acquired Peterson & Plante Internal Medicine Associates.  Peterson & Plante was established in 1993 by Dr. Alan C.…

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Moore Clinic Welcomes Sports Medicine Specialist Craig M. Burnworth, M.D.

 

COLUMBIA, SC – November 20, 2007 – Moore Clinic is proud to announce the addition of Craig M. Burnworth, M.D. to the staff. Dr. Burnworth is a board-certified Family Practice…

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Moore Clinic Welcomes Sports Medicine Specialist Aran M. O'Malley, M.D.

 

COLUMBIA, SC – November 20, 2007 – Moore Clinic is proud to announce the addition of Aran M. O’Malley, M.D. to the staff. Dr. O’Malley specializes in Sports Medicine. A University…

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First Lady Announces Weekly Winner

 

Columbia, SC- November 16, 2007- Students from Riverside High School in Greenville County take the lead in week two of the Healthy SC School Video Contest. At noon today, voters…

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First Lady Announced Weekly Winner – Garrett Academy students lead competition

 

COLUMBIA, SC – November 12, 2007- First Lady Jenny Sanford announced Healthy Intervention as the weekly winner of the Healthy SC School Video Contest.  The ’09 Productions’ team at Garret…

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MIRCI Hires Two for Senior Management Team

 

COLUMBIA, LEXINGTON, SC –November 7, 2007 – MIRCI (Mental Illness Recovery Center, Inc.) is pleased to announce Stephanie Bolden Williams, CPA as its new Director of Finance and Administration and Elizabeth Bates…

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Nutrition Research Consortium Sponsors Nutrition Research Forum

 

COLUMBIA, SC – November 1, 2007— More than 50 of the State’s top nutrition researchers ranging in specialties from physical activity, diabetes, and childhood obesity to cancer chemoprevention, dietary supplements…

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Healthy South Carolina Challenge

 

COLUMBIA, S.C. – November 1, 2007 – The Healthy SC Challenge is the Sanford family’s effort to get all South Carolinians to do just a little more to live a…

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This Weeks Healthy SC Challenge Tips

 

COLUMBIA, S.C. – October 19, 2007 – The Healthy SC Challenge is the Sanford family’s effort to get all South Carolinians to do just a little more to live a…

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The Healthy SC School Video Contest

 

COLUMBIA, SC- October 18, 2007— First Lady Jenny Sanford and State Superintendent of Education Jim Rex joined together on the State House steps to issue South Carolina students (ages 13…

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This Weeks Healthy SC Challenge Tips

 

COLUMBIA, SC – October 12, 2007 – October is National Breast Cancer Month.  Here are 10 Steps that may decrease your cancer risk. by Dr. Ann Kulze- Just Wellness, LLC www.dranns10steps.com…

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Providence Hospitals Announces Nurse Support Associate of the Year

 

COLUMBIA, SC – October 3, 2007 – Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals recently named Staff Pharmacist Melanie Derden Nurse Support Associate of the Year.  Derden processes physician orders, provides drug…

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This Weeks Healthy SC Challenge Tips

 

COLUMBIA, SC – September 28, 2007 – The Healthy SC Challenge is the Sanford family’s effort to get all South Carolinians to do just a little more to live a…

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Businesses Encouraged to Participate in Columbia’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Week

 

COLUMBIA, SC – September 25, 2007 – Midlands’ businesses are encouraged to participate in the upcoming Columbia Bicycle and Pedestrian Week, Monday, October 8 through Friday, October 12. There are…

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This Weeks Healthy SC Challenge Tips

 

Columbia, S.C. – September 21, 2007 – The Healthy SC Challenge is the Sanford family’s effort to get all South Carolinians to do just a little more to live a…

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BlueChoice HealthPlan Manager Named S.C. Respiratory Care Practitioner of the Year

 

COLUMBIA, SC – September 19, 2007 – The South Carolina Society for Respiratory Care recently named Jakki Grimball of BlueChoice HealthPlan of South Carolina as Respiratory Care Practitioner of the…

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This Weeks Healthy SC Challenge Tips

 

Columbia, SC – September 14, 2007 – The Healthy SC Challenge is the Sanford family’s effort to get all South Carolinians to do just a little more to live a…

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First Lady Jenny Sanford Joins Fast-Growing national Health Care Initiative

 

Charleston, SC – August 31, 2007 – South Carolina’s First Lady, Jenny Sanford, announced today that her Healthy South Carolina Challenge has joined the Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease in…

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This Weeks Healthy SC Challenge Tips

 

Columbia, S.C. – August 31, 2007 – The Healthy SC Challenge is the Sanford family’s effort to get all South Carolinians to do just a little more to live a…

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Palmetto GBA’s Web Site Receives World Wide Web Health Award

 

Columbia, S.C. August 27, 2007 – Palmetto GBA, one of the nation’s largest Medicare contractors, has been honored for providing outstanding service to health care providers through its Web site,…

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Sisters of Charity Foundation Hires Project Coordinator

 

COLUMBIA, SC – AUGUST 22, 2007 – The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has hired Allison Cowherd as its project coordinator. In this position, she will be responsible…

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Q2Administrators Awarded Extension of Key Medicare Contract

 

Columbia, SC – August 20, 2007 – Q2Administrators, LLC (Q2A) has been awarded a contract from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to continue its role in administering…

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Providence Hospitals Announce New Assistant Vice President of Nursing

 

Columbia, SC – August 16, 2007 – Pamela Williams, RN, has been promoted to assistant vice president of nursing for Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals.  In her new position, she…

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Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals Announces New Board of Trustees

 

Columbia, SC – August 9, 2007 – The Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals announces the installation of its new board of trustees.  The members are as follows, with elected officers listed…

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USC Salkehatchie Honors S.C. BlueCross Executive for Role in Health Programs

 

Columbia, S.C. – The University of South Carolina Salkehatchie has honored BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina executive Jim Hart with its 2007 Friend of the Campus award. Hart, a BlueCross…

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Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals; Harper, Hellams, and Paige; and Zero Gravity Project receive a Silver Telly award

 

Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals; Harper, Hellams, and Paige; and Zero Gravity Project recently received a Silver Telly award for the Providence HeartBeat show that aired in 2005 featuring the…

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Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals Appoints New Board of Trustees Member

 

M. Stevenson Smith, the CEO and chairman of Wilbur Smith Associates (WSA), a full-service transportation and infrastructure consulting firm, has been appointed to the board of trustees of Sisters of…

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Sisters of Charity Foundation of SC Selects Roy Tucker, Jr. to Board

 

(COLUMBIA, S.C., MAY 16, 2007) –  The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina is pleased to announce that Roy Tucker, Jr. has been elected to its board of trustees.…

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Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina Selects New Board Members

 

(COLUMBIA, S.C., MAY 16, 2007) –  The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina is pleased to announce that Tobin Cassels, Thomas P. Otis, Patricia J. Moore-Pastides, MPH and Roy…

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