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BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and BlueChoice HealthPlan of South Carolina have designated Spartanburg Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center.
Facilties designated as Blue Distinction Centers demonstrate better quality and improved outcomes for patients compared with their peers.
Pelham Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in spine surgery.
Spartanburg Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in knee replacement.
For some, traditions can be a reminder of loss and hosting visitors from out of town might be stressful.
Spartanburg Regional Foundation awards annual grants.
Spartanburg Regional Foundation Awards Annual Grants
James D. McDermott, MD, is Spartanburg Regional’s newest sports medicine doctor
HPV-related head and neck cancer is on the rise, and some experts are predicting an epidemic in the next decade.
Trying to eat healthier doesn’t have to mean missing out on your holiday favorites.
Lung cancer kills 19 people every hour and causes more deaths than the next three most common cancers combined – colon, breast and prostate.
Nancy Welch encourages other during her cancer journey
Survivors encouraged women for early screenings, to live life to the fullest
Gibbs' international reputation for research is now beginning to attract the best and brightest researchers to the area.
What you don’t know could be hurting your game.
Had an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) and medical professionals not been close by, Roach may not be alive today.
Annual luncheon, held on April 26, honors Spartanburg Regional Hospice
What can a whole-food, plant-based diet can do for your health and your waistline?
Spartanburg Medical Center earns national baby accreditation.
Many experts contribute to recovery after heart surgery
A cancer diagnosis set Skipper Brawley on a path to new friendships and opportunities to serve others.
IT uses technology and electronic records to transform care
Advanced directives conversations often seem “too soon” until it’s too late
Street renamed for Charles Boone
This delicious salad blends several sharp flavors – blueberries, pickled red onions and jalapeños, and the richness of a lemon raspberry vinaigrette.
Hospitals all over the world are working diligently to achieve a high level of care and give mothers the very best start.
Life gets so busy that you put your health on the back burner. But not getting health screenings — like a colonoscopy — puts your life at risk.
What are nurse practitioners, and how do they improve patient care?
The Teal Pumpkin Project now helps keep children with food allergies safe.
Annual Spartanburg Regional Foundation event pairs fun with charity
It's important to know the types of ailments that can be treated in an Immediate Care facility.
An innovative program supported by Spartanburg Regional Foundation gives employees another shot at their education
Spartanburg Regional expands Corporate Health services for employers
It takes a lot to slow me down. Cancer tried to, and maybe won a little bit, but I found ways to win that battle.
A Closer Look at MyChart
Different perspectives, one goal: breast cancer prevention
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Grant supports new chapel
Motorcycle enthusiasts will be riding in the Upstate on Aug. 26 to raise money for hospice
In an effort to help improve health in the Upstate, SRHS created a culture of promoting healthy, yet affordable food.
Community engagement and leadership of a fast-growing hospital has resulted in Tony Kouskolekas’s being named one of the 50 Most Influential People of 2016
“Food poisoning isn’t the mayonnaise, it's the bacteria growing on the mayonnaise that isn’t distributed across the whole food.”
Guardian Research Network collaborates with GRAIL in massive effort to revolutionize detection.
Healthgrades names hospital among top 10 percent in the nation.
Respiratory therapists play a significant role in patient care.
Gaffney’s first urgent care facility opens Monday, June 5.
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care.
It’s tough to see a loved one dealing with cancer. Being a caregiver for a loved one also is challenging.
Your life is not one-size-fits-all, so why should your workout be?
Grant aids those living with Parkinson’s disease.
Eye organ donation gives SRHS associate new sight..
Meal: Lunch, Serves: 6, Prep: 12 minutes, Cook Time: 7 minutes.
With the help of Spartanburg Regional and MedicareCompareUSA, you can compare local and national Medicare plans
Pelham Medical Center wins national award.
Family donates beloved car to support health care
Every Christmas, families celebrate the lives of loved ones lost. The Spartanburg Regional Foundation and the Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home give people a un
EID Public Outreach Program is an effort to save more lives by building on the relationships between hospitals in the state.
While the summer temperatures are still hot, athletes start preparing for their fall sports.
Here are some tips to stay de-stressed to help your heart - and your mood.
Through Hangar B, the Spartanburg Regional Foundation is helping provide schools, churches and nonprofits.
Betty Warlick, RN, is an advocate for nurses and the whole heathcare system
You’re starting to regret that third helping of green bean casserole, turkey and sweet potato pie you had on Thanksgiving.
“I’m interested in so many areas” of the system, Cozzoli says. “I wish I had enough money to do more for all of them.”
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care
Watch as the Woodruff Law Dawgs complete their 18-mile trek and are greeted by a...
While surgery can help people improve their mobility, the recovery is not easy.
Spartanburg Regional takes part in CDC effort.
Hallie Pobanz, DO, works to ease pain during hospice care
Families in need apply with their local Salvation Army for help with toys and food for Christmas.
John Cash has raised more than $60,000 and biked more than 80 miles for cancer
“The ability to stock unique meds for unique disease states simply allows us to help our neighbors”
Prepare your family and home with these tips from Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
Answered by Marcia Para, MD, Medical Group of the Carolinas - Pediatrics - Westside
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System completes move to Beaumont.
Spartanburg Regional’s new Critical Care Pavilion opens
Reunion gathers families with a shared bond.
Consortium to quickly match cancer patients to trials offering the greatest potential for a cure.
Nurses at Spartanburg Medical Center are being honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses.
Former hospital president changed health care in Upstate
With flu upon us, staying healthy is key to keeping those holiday plans.
NICU Fund provides training for special massage therapy
“…we love on them so much.”
To help ease the stress of having a baby in the NICU, we installed 40 cameras 2017 to connect families with their hospitalized babies.
Consider this approach to your holiday meals.
TRANSFORM SC is part of a national effort to better understand the factors that impact child health.
Neuro ICU nurse describes her work.
Renee Dean, Joseph Maurice Hood, Lauren Rauscher and Karen Smith were selected among the top 100
This month, join us for National Healthcare Decisions Day, learn how to fight back against prediabetes and stay active and independent for life
Recipe demonstration promotes heart health
Strength and Conditioning experts to attend fourth annual event
Baby Lorelai received NICU care when she stopped breathing after birth
Three nurses across the healthcare system were recognized by patients and coworkers with the DAISY Nurses.
Spartanburg Regional partners with Aetna to offer Medicare plans
Twins thriving following 102-day stay in NICU
When someone’s health is in decline, family gatherings become that much more important
Changes at hospice home emphasize connection to nature
93-year-old man and wife are active as SRHS volunteers
Spartanburg Regional takes part in Hospitals Against Violence Day.
Special event honors hospice clinicians.
SRHS Family Memorial Tree Ceremony Honors Past Employees, Volunteers, Board Members
SRHS Nurses Recognized with Palmetto Gold Award
One of the greatest gifts any person has to give is time.
Providing medical care to the workforce takes a special kind of expertise that looks at the problem from all angles.
No one likes to think about the possibility of an unforeseen trauma or life-threatening illness. But it can happen.
Identifying osteoporosis early could be a life-saver.
For more than 20 years, the two have partnered to provide comfort and support to families during the Easter holiday.
Good health isn’t just taking medication. It’s also not just about having a strong, healthy body.
Making the right decisions for your parents is difficult, and determining what is best for ailing parents can be even more trying.
“When an unexpected, non-emergent health need comes up, our immediate care center models are...
SRHS experts comment on new federal dietary guidelines
Mobile mammography comes to you
He was part of Spartanburg’s burgeoning rock scene years ago, now performs at hospice home
A new 3D mammography could be a game-changer for identifying early breast cancer.
What you need to know about making healthcare decisions
Sports medicine coach describes the workouts behind Upward Stars’ volleyball success
Easy ways to change up your diet for a happier, healthier heart
Find your symptoms, find your care
Employees giving back to Spartanburg Regional in 2017
REBOA raises the bar in trauma care
Ways to stay healthy while others are sick
Don’t join the one in four with this disease
Safe Kids Spartanburg works to prevent unintentional childhood injury
While nurses and doctors keep patients healthy, IT keeps patient information safe
Home Health nurses help patient after tractor accident.
Young Investigators Camp excites students about science careers
Pelham Medical Center tops in Best Places to Work in Healthcare.
“We Honor Veterans” is a collaborative effort of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Spartanburg Medical Center’s June DAISY award recipient is Cindy Bryant, RN.
Violence changes a child’s decision-making abilities.
SRHS employees give generously for 25 years and counting.
An automated external defibrillator, or AED, can save the life of a person suffering a heart attack.
Ways to protect your skin this summer.
SRHS nurse lives with a new heart.
Women should get bone density screenings every two years
Student athletes take advantage of training camp
Tony Kouskolekas emphasizes how the two go hand-in-hand
The cardiac rehab program helps heart patients recover from an illness and maintain good health.
Know when to call 9-1-1 for a heart attack and don't wait too late.
Spartanburg Regional honors veterans.
Spartanburg is one of five communities across the United States to take part in the Way to Wellville.
Working out was nothing new to John Howcroft, but taking on a workout regimen following major heart surgery was a different matter.
Mammography is the key to detecting breast cancer at its earliest stages when it is most treatable.
STACK programing works on overall athleticism with Olympic-grade training.
“I remember thinking, I’m only 35. How in the world did this happen?” Rosanne said.
Spartanburg Regional helps raise awareness to fight breast cancer.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant.
SRHS is proud to be a partner in the HealthyCommunity50 Program.
As a caregiver, do you experience feelings of inadequacy?
Hospital and library partner bringing archives online.
Immediate Care Center vs. Emergency Rooms
Spartanburg Medical Center joins with HALTER for pediatric rehabilitation.
Pelham Medical Center recognized by Most Wired
Talk to your doctor today to find out when you can activate your MyChart account.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System names physician, leader and associate of the year.
SMC uses UV light to obliterate dangerous germs.
Founding members of the Foundation honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards.
The new Medicare cards include a unique Medicare number that is more secure to protect the patient’s identity.
The best ones are free
Relay For Life: Raising support and honoring lost loved ones
Lifestyle coach of the year shares how program makes a difference
SRHS Family Memorial Tree remembers those who have passed away
Sometimes clinicians are faced with another life-saving choice – organ donation
I’ve always felt that if I was going to do something, I better do it right
Spartanburg Regional named 2018 Workplace of the Year
Organ donors remembered during Donate Life Month
It takes a strong team to contribute to the healthcare needs of a community.
Trauma Services Department works to teach people how to stop the bleed
March 30 recognizes National Doctors' Day
Vitamin D can play a role in your skin and bone health
Cancer educator answers questions for patients, family, community
As chairman of the Spartanburg Regional Foundation Heart Division board, Dr. Fulmer works to help heart patients
How stress can contribute to heart disease
Brand-new, 55,000-square-foot multi-floor space aids Upstate patients
To many people, impaired driving means driving under the influence of alcohol, which is an incomplete definition
Have you ever heard the phrase “eat a rainbow a day?”
With flu season in full swing, here’s what you need to know:
Five reasons to attend a support group
Health-related grants help improve wellness in the Upstate
Stephen Kana, MD, brings 30 years of experience to new location
Hospice volunteer donates time and bird feeders to hospice home
Some of our neighbors are forced to choose between food, utilities or medical care.
Some traditional holiday foods can be healthy and are considered “superfoods.”
Know the symptoms and don't
Pediatric rehabilitation experts pick therapeutic toys for annual Christmas party
Instead of revamping your holiday foods into new meals, consider some alternatives
Hospitalists work as ‘primary care physicians’ for patients in hospital
On Nov. 5 we
Breast cancer survivor shares her story to encourage others
Woman shares gratitude for mammography program that saved her life
What to eat while tailgating and if you're playing the game
Annual Uplifting Event Promotes Breast Cancer Screening
South Carolina ranks high in number of prostate cancer diagnoses, deaths
AccessHealth connects patients to care
Wings of Hope butterfly release gives gift of hope
A cancer vaccine for pre-teens and teens.
After being diagnosed with multiple myeloma in 2015, Julia Lyons wanted to give back to Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute
A diet rich in diverse fruits and vegetables will give your child a boost in school
Cool off with this tangy blend of cheese, tomatoes and peaches
Bearden-Josey women's cycling team inspires and encourages women
New family medicine physician joins MGC — Converse Heights.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant
Learn how this not-so-innocent fruit can ruin your summer.
Stay hydrated to avoid heat exhaustion, heat stroke.
Your old vehicle can help someone in the community through the Spartanburg Regional Foundation.
SANE nurses care for cases of assault, violence.
The presence of chaplains in the hospital plays a vital role.
Event at Upward celebrates survivorship.
Project SEARCH partners with Upstate businesses to create more internships
As internal medicine physicians, sometimes known as internists, we are “gatekeepers.”
The mascot, along with his name, was unveiled as part of SRHS’s 2017 Hospital Week celebration.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System Recognizes Leader and Associate of the Year
Stroke is the leading cause of long-term disability and the fifth leading cause of death in the US, with more than 800,000 strokes occurring each year.
As a result of this growth, the community’s need for diverse medical services is expanding at a rapid pace.
SRHS, Sharing Hope SC honors organ donors with memorial tree ceremony
8 facts you should know about organ donation
Spartanburg County leading its peers in improving community health
Flavor collides with color in a fruit salad that packs in a lot of superfood nutrition
Medical Group of the Carolinas birth expert makes a difference as part of midwives organization.
Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute – Pelham expands CyberKnife services to treat non-cancerous conditions.
Mental health is just as important to a person’s overall health as his or her physical condition.
When words aren’t enough, you can thank a doctor on National Doctors’ Day by making a donation that will help future patients.
Bill Fitch wanted to give back to the Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home back to show his gratitude.
“When it got to where I couldn’t breathe well or bend over to tie my shoes, I decided I had to make a change.”
Cheesecake is a weakness for many people – this recipe might cause a little less guilt.
Crowley knows only too well that not all heart disease is determined by what you eat or how often you exercise.
“Most people do not realize they need it until it’s too late.”
This black bean patty recipe packs so much flavor that you might find yourself reaching for a glass of water. It packs lots of protein, too.
Spartanburg Regional Foundation will provide $646,000 in health-related grants in 2017, as part of its continuing efforts to improve the health and wellness
A large percentage of foodborne disease outbreaks are spread by contaminated hands.
Expert advice from the head of Pelham Medical Center’s primary stroke center.
Veterans have served their country in faraway places like Southeast Asia, the Persian Gulf, Italy and Korea. Unfortunately, many of them are now living in pover
It’s a Girl! First New Year’s Baby at Spartanburg Medical Center Born at 2:36 a.m.
From the SAT and ACT to end-of-course academic exams, high stakes standardized tests are a big part of the high school and college experience.
Statistics show that December, January and February are the leading months for home fires and carbon monoxide poisoning in the United States.
Spencer Eison used lessons he learned in a Spartanburg Regional-sponsored class to save a classmate's life.
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Charles Stroup, MD, retires after 39 years
As mothers, we know guilt. If guilt was a college degree, we’d have earned a PhD by our child’s first birthday.
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Thanksgiving is a time for family, friends and food. But it’s also a day to be especially cautious when it comes to cooking fires.
Put down the cigarette and take a deep breath of fresh air.
Diabetes is one condition where we constantly hear wrong information. Let’s help set the record straight.
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“With every patient interaction, we strive to be the best hospital,” said Phil Feisal, president of Spartanburg Medical Center.
Physician receives Harry Hynes Award from National Institute for Health.
Waiting for the results of her biopsy was agonizing.
On October 17, Spartanburg Regional Foundation will host An Uplifting Event luncheon to a sold out crowd.
Employee retires after 57 years with Spartanburg Regional.
There are some things in your control and some things that are out of your hands entirely.
Spartanburg Regional is proud to join the community in Seeing Spartanburg.
Annual Hangar B event raises money, awareness for heart disease.
Serves: 4; Portion size: 1/2 cup; Prep: 20 minutes.
Serves: 4; Portion Size: 8 ounces; Prep: 20 mins; Cook Time: 30 minutes
SRHS recognized with prestigious American Heart Association award.
As children get older, it is important to remember that protection from some vaccines begins to wear off.
“This partnership will help better prepare and train athletes through CFC,” said Gary Hazelwood, M.Ed.
“Distraction is a big problem, both while driving and walking,” said Penny Shaw, Safe Kids Spartanburg coordinator.
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The word Zika has been popping up in the news over the last few weeks.
Union welcomes new pediatrician.
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SRHS wants you to stay safe in the high temps.
Stress is bad for your waistline, but it also weights heavy on your heart and is chipping away at your health.
Swimmer’s ear can be mild or serious, depending on the symptoms.
Study undertaken at Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute.
MGC—OB/GYN—Union helps moms while growing their family.
Heart disease survivor tells women to listen to their bodies.
Gibbs Cancer Center - Gaffney adds infusion services to care options.
You can help find cancer cures by participating in clinical trials.
New SpaceOAR System provides more protection during radiation
That dark brown mole on your back may be more than just a mole.
A concussion is a type of head injury that affects the way your brain functions.
Answered by Jack Cleland, MD, Medical Group of the Carolinas - Pediatrics - North Grove
Answered by Erin Bailey, MD, Medical Group of the Carolinas - Pediatrics - North Grove
Teen Ginger Dailey donates to Gibbs for third year in a row.
New Weight Loss Services Offered at Pelham Medical Center
Meal: Lunch; Serves: 8; Portion Size: 1/2 cup; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook Time: 15 minutes.
Project SEARCH spreads throughout South Carolina.
'This cancer center will serve generations to come,' said David Church, DHA.
Here's what you should know about organ donation.
Not getting enough sleep is ruining your day and health.
The warmth of the sun may feel nice on your skin, but the longer the rays beat down on you, your skin is being damaged.
Meal: Lunch or Supper; Serves: 6; Portion Size: 1 cup; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook Time: 20 minutes.
Serves: 8; Portion Size: 1-1/2 cup; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook Time: 50 minutes.
'We needed to go beyond the walls of the hospital,' said Dr. Fulmer.
Meal: Breakfast, Serves: 4, Prep: 15 min.
Even if you don't think you are pushing yourself too hard with your new work out, accidents can happen.
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Meal: Supper; Serves: 4; Portion Size: 3 ounces.