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“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.”
Spartanburg Regional’s new Critical Care Pavilion opens
An automated external defibrillator, or AED, can save the life of a person suffering a heart attack.
Gibbs' international reputation for research is now beginning to attract the best and brightest researchers to the area.
Brand-new, 55,000-square-foot multi-floor space aids Upstate patients
As a result of this growth, the community’s need for diverse medical services is expanding at a rapid pace.
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
Gaffney’s first urgent care facility opens Monday, June 5.
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and BlueChoice HealthPlan of South Carolina have designated Spartanburg Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center.
Spartanburg is one of five communities across the United States to take part in the Way to Wellville.
Collection of cancer tissue samples could lead to breakthrough
The goal of the public art is to celebrate creativity, enhance urban identity, encourage public-private partnerships, and drive economic development.
The presence of chaplains in the hospital plays a vital role.
Facilties designated as Blue Distinction Centers demonstrate better quality and improved outcomes for patients compared with their peers.
Through Hangar B, the Spartanburg Regional Foundation is helping provide schools, churches and nonprofits.
Tony Kouskolekas emphasizes how the two go hand-in-hand
You can help find cancer cures by participating in clinical trials.
“When an unexpected, non-emergent health need comes up, our immediate care center models are...
“The ability to stock unique meds for unique disease states simply allows us to help our neighbors”
Recipe demonstration promotes heart health
Pelham Medical Center tops in Best Places to Work in Healthcare.
Spartanburg Regional Foundation Awards Annual Grants
Spartanburg Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in knee replacement.
Event held September 27
Annual event supports heart patients in the Upstate
Renee Dean, Joseph Maurice Hood, Lauren Rauscher and Karen Smith were selected among the top 100
Safe Kids Spartanburg works to prevent unintentional childhood injury
Street renamed for Charles Boone
Spartanburg Regional Foundation awards annual grants.
6 things you can do to stay safe and prepare for an emergency.
One of the greatest gifts any person has to give is time.
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care.
Pelham Medical Center (PMC) is now the only primary stroke center in Greer.
Hartells remember traumatic accident, stay in PICU
This month celebrate breast cancer survivorship and bond with other nursing moms
Former hospital president changed health care in Upstate
This month, join us for National Healthcare Decisions Day, learn how to fight back against prediabetes and stay active and independent for life
REBOA raises the bar in trauma care
Proceeds from this year’s event will go toward the purchase and donation of additional AEDs for community organizations.
93-year-old man and wife are active as SRHS volunteers
Experts say: Leave the fireworks to the professionals this July Fourth
Spartanburg Regional takes part in Hospitals Against Violence Day.
Many experts contribute to recovery after heart surgery
Regular exercise helps ensure that life is just getting started at 65.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System Recognizes Leader and Associate of the Year
A snowstorm in the Upstate can be exciting. But snow days can also bring danger.
Physician receives Harry Hynes Award from National Institute for Health.
Mammography is the key to detecting breast cancer at its earliest stages when it is most treatable.
Annual Hangar B event raises money, awareness for heart disease.
Consortium to quickly match cancer patients to trials offering the greatest potential for a cure.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System names physician, leader and associate of the year.
Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute in Spotlight as National SpaceOAR Education & Resource Center
A day in the life of a trauma team at Spartanburg Medical Center
Catch a sneak peak of our upcoming Discover Health TV show
Employees giving back to Spartanburg Regional in 2017
Don’t join the one in four with this disease
With flu upon us, staying healthy is key to keeping those holiday plans.
Survivors encouraged women for early screenings, to live life to the fullest
Falls leading cause of injury for older adults
AccessHealth connects patients to care
Wings of Hope butterfly release gives gift of hope
A diet rich in diverse fruits and vegetables will give your child a boost in school
Bearden-Josey women's cycling team inspires and encourages women
SANE nurses care for cases of assault, violence.
Project SEARCH partners with Upstate businesses to create more internships
The mascot, along with his name, was unveiled as part of SRHS’s 2017 Hospital Week celebration.
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.
HPV-related head and neck cancer is on the rise, and some experts are predicting an epidemic in the next decade.
Nancy Welch encourages other during her cancer journey
Join us monthly for a five-minute health talk and 25 minutes of walking.
An innovative program supported by Spartanburg Regional Foundation gives employees another shot at their education
Learn how to use an Automated External Defibrillator.
Pelham Medical Center and Union Medical Center were recognized by the South Carolina Hospital Association’s (SCHA) Working Well.
There are some things in your control and some things that are out of your hands entirely.
Susan Hilsman, MD, describes challenges as part of Women in Medicine Month
An Uplifting Event to be held on Oct. 22
New Union physician on front lines during Hurricane Maria
Learn how to help your baby at the Nurse Family Partnership Maternity Fair
Vince Krydynski tries to bring humor, happiness to Gibbs patients as he volunteers
SRHS Family Memorial Tree remembers those who have passed away
Grant supports new chapel
Spartanburg Regional named 2018 Workplace of the Year
Organ donors remembered during Donate Life Month
Trauma Services Department works to teach people how to stop the bleed
Ways to stay healthy while others are sick
Stephen Kana, MD, brings 30 years of experience to new location
IT uses technology and electronic records to transform care
Some of our neighbors are forced to choose between food, utilities or medical care.
Pediatric rehabilitation experts pick therapeutic toys for annual Christmas party
Three nurses across the healthcare system were recognized by patients and coworkers with the DAISY Nurses.
Twins thriving following 102-day stay in NICU
NICU Fund provides training for special massage therapy
Surgery technique helps women after mastectomy
Different perspectives, one goal: breast cancer prevention
Betty Warlick, RN, is an advocate for nurses and the whole heathcare system
After being diagnosed with multiple myeloma in 2015, Julia Lyons wanted to give back to Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant
Spartanburg Medical Center earns national baby accreditation.
Stay hydrated to avoid heat exhaustion, heat stroke.
Violence changes a child’s decision-making abilities.
SRHS employees give generously for 25 years and counting.
Nurses at Spartanburg Medical Center are being honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses.
SRHS Family Memorial Tree Ceremony Honors Past Employees, Volunteers, Board Members
“…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.
Ways to protect your skin this summer.
SRHS Nurses Recognized with Palmetto Gold Award
No one likes to think about the possibility of an unforeseen trauma or life-threatening illness. But it can happen.
A cancer diagnosis set Skipper Brawley on a path to new friendships and opportunities to serve others.
Beating cancer means Dick Sargent can focus on helping others.
8 facts you should know about organ donation
Spartanburg County leading its peers in improving community health
The cardiac rehab program helps heart patients recover from an illness and maintain good health.
Hospitals all over the world are working diligently to achieve a high level of care and give mothers the very best start.
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.”
For 60 years, Harrison Chapman dedicated her life to the Spartanburg community.
9-year-old shows that giving is better than getting.
Spartanburg Regional takes part in CDC effort.
Hospital pediatric rehabilitation experts partner with equine therapy program HALTER.
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
Too busy planning and taking care of everyone else, Peggy McQuade, single mom of two grown daughters, attributed her exhaustion and various symptoms to her busy
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.
Spartanburg Regional honors veterans.
Tondre Buck, MD, was inspired to study medicine by his older brother, who is also a physician.
EID Public Outreach Program is an effort to save more lives by building on the relationships between hospitals in the state.
“With every patient interaction, we strive to be the best hospital,” said Phil Feisal, president of Spartanburg Medical Center.
Working out was nothing new to John Howcroft, but taking on a workout regimen following major heart surgery was a different matter.
Reunion gathers families with a shared bond.
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.
Pelham Medical Center wins national award.
Spartanburg Regional helps raise awareness to fight breast cancer.
As a caregiver, do you experience feelings of inadequacy?
SRHS recognized with prestigious American Heart Association award.
SRHS dietician teaches how to grocery shop with a critical eye
Stress is bad for your waistline, but it also weights heavy on your heart and is chipping away at your health.
Respiratory therapists play a significant role in patient care.
Pelham Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in spine surgery.
Talk to your doctor today to find out when you can activate your MyChart account.
'We wanted to bring this high quality care to our local patients,' said Gibbs Cancer Center physicist, Jacob Gersh, PhD.
New SpaceOAR System provides more protection during radiation
You may have a loved one who suffered from a transient ischemic attack (TIA). This is commonly called a “mini-stroke.”
Founding members of the Foundation honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards.
Globetrotting doctors now call Upstate SC home
Internet fads can lead to traumatic injuries
MacKenzie Bartz, MD, follows in her father’s footsteps
Melissa Peters, MD, shares why she became a doctor as part of Women in Medicine Month
New physician joins Immediate Care Center—Gaffney
Doctor’s RN mother inspired son’s career as doctor
Lady Slipper Garden Club works on new garden of nearly 200 new plants
Smithworks Fine Jewelry to hold raffle on September 18
The warmth gives us the opportunity to still enjoy the outdoors, but be aware of the risks of heat stroke and dehydration.
A new test, called FIT, is less intrusive than a colonoscopy
New physician joins Union community
Amanda Kinney, DO, joins childhood practice
Being a new parent is a whirlwind of love and learning, and being overwhelmed can become a way of life.
Bang Giep, MD, joins Spartanburg Regional
A diagnosis can be devastating and sometimes treatments can leave you looking or feeling different.
Mobile mammography comes to you
Many of the injuries we see are the same, and as always, the best treatment is prevention.
Relay For Life: Raising support and honoring lost loved ones
Sometimes clinicians are faced with another life-saving choice – organ donation
Allergist Robin Go, MD, shares the common allergies he sees
What you need to know about making healthcare decisions
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care
It takes a strong team to contribute to the healthcare needs of a community.
Annual luncheon, held on April 26, honors Spartanburg Regional Hospice
Sports medicine coach describes the workouts behind Upward Stars’ volleyball success
Vitamin D can play a role in your skin and bone health
Cancer educator answers questions for patients, family, community
Easy ways to change up your diet for a happier, healthier heart
Find your symptoms, find your care
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
Hospice volunteer donates time and bird feeders to hospice home
James D. McDermott, MD, is Spartanburg Regional’s newest sports medicine doctor
Some traditional holiday foods can be healthy and are considered “superfoods.”
Know the symptoms and don't
For some, traditions can be a reminder of loss and hosting visitors from out of town might be stressful.
Trying to eat healthier doesn’t have to mean missing out on your holiday favorites.
Instead of revamping your holiday foods into new meals, consider some alternatives
Baby Lorelai received NICU care when she stopped breathing after birth
Spartanburg Regional partners with Aetna to offer Medicare plans
When someone’s health is in decline, family gatherings become that much more important
Family donates beloved car to support health care
Hospitalists work as ‘primary care physicians’ for patients in hospital
More than 100,000 people in South Carolina have diabetes but don’t even know it
With the help of Spartanburg Regional and MedicareCompareUSA, you can compare local and national Medicare plans
On Nov. 5 we
Annual Spartanburg Regional Foundation event pairs fun with charity
Breast cancer survivor shares her story to encourage others
Woman shares gratitude for mammography program that saved her life
Hospice holds Christopher's Camp to help children and teens with bereavement
Annual Uplifting Event Promotes Breast Cancer Screening
In 2016, the Foundation distributed $695,000 in grants.
South Carolina ranks high in number of prostate cancer diagnoses, deaths
Changes at hospice home emphasize connection to nature
Total knee replacement surgery is the most common inpatient surgery for middle age and older Americans.
A cancer vaccine for pre-teens and teens.
Plastic surgeon brings unique skill of microsurgery
Motorcycle enthusiasts will be riding in the Upstate on Aug. 26 to raise money for hospice
Technology at Spartanburg Medical Center monitors in real time.
“We Honor Veterans” is a collaborative effort of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Your old vehicle can help someone in the community through the Spartanburg Regional Foundation.
Angels Charge Ministry receives Foundation grant
Spartanburg Medical Center’s June DAISY award recipient is Cindy Bryant, RN.
Event at Upward celebrates survivorship.
In an effort to help improve health in the Upstate, SRHS created a culture of promoting healthy, yet affordable food.
Special event honors hospice clinicians.
SRHS, Sharing Hope SC honors organ donors with memorial tree ceremony
Identifying osteoporosis early could be a life-saver.
Women should get bone density screenings every two years
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.
Bill Fitch wanted to give back to the Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home back to show his gratitude.
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.
Had an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) and medical professionals not been close by, Roach may not be alive today.
Looking for a heart healthy but romantic dish? We've got you covered.
What can a whole-food, plant-based diet can do for your health and your waistline?
What are nurse practitioners, and how do they improve patient care?
Plant-based nutrition can help with cancer patients in recovery or still receiving therapy.
Consultation on diagnoses matter to patients.
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.
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.
Families in need apply with their local Salvation Army for help with toys and food for Christmas.
Know when to call 9-1-1 for a heart attack and don't wait too late.
Spencer Eison used lessons he learned in a Spartanburg Regional-sponsored class to save a classmate's life.
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.
Consider this approach to your holiday meals.
Guardian Research Network collaborates with GRAIL in massive effort to revolutionize detection.
While lung cancer may take decades to develop, symptoms do not usually become obvious until the cancer is in its late stages.
Good health isn’t just taking medication. It’s also not just about having a strong, healthy body.
TRANSFORM SC is part of a national effort to better understand the factors that impact child health.
Lung cancer kills 19 people every hour and causes more deaths than the next three most common cancers combined – colon, breast and prostate.
Carlton Schwab, MD, was a college student eating in a restaurant when he witnessed a man having a stroke.
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.
The Teal Pumpkin Project now helps keep children with food allergies safe.
Healthgrades names hospital among top 10 percent in the nation.
Employee retires after 57 years with Spartanburg Regional.
“I remember thinking, I’m only 35. How in the world did this happen?” Rosanne said.
Spartanburg Regional is proud to join the community in Seeing Spartanburg.
Falls are a serious issue that can cause moderate to severe injuries, including hip fractures, lacerations, and head traumas.
With CyberKnife, radiation therapy for prostate cancer is completed in just five sessions.
It’s tough to see a loved one dealing with cancer. Being a caregiver for a loved one also is challenging.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant.
SRHS is proud to be a partner in the HealthyCommunity50 Program.
Neuro ICU nurse describes her work.
Hospital and library partner bringing archives online.
As children get older, it is important to remember that protection from some vaccines begins to wear off.
Grant aids those living with Parkinson’s disease.
Immediate Care Center vs. Emergency Rooms
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System completes move to Beaumont.
Heart attack patient seen through hard times by AccessHealth.
Spartanburg Medical Center joins with HALTER for pediatric rehabilitation.
Union welcomes new pediatrician.
Cyclist dedicates annual rides to battling disease.
Pelham Medical Center recognized by Most Wired
Fran Kunda, MD, isn’t one to seek attention, so being recognized as the South Carolina Academy...
Study undertaken at Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute.
MGC—OB/GYN—Union helps moms while growing their family.
It's important to know the types of ailments that can be treated in an Immediate Care facility.
Heart disease survivor tells women to listen to their bodies.
Gibbs Cancer Center - Gaffney adds infusion services to care options.
That dark brown mole on your back may be more than just a mole.
New Weight Loss Services Offered at Pelham Medical Center
Project SEARCH spreads throughout South Carolina.
At 37 years old, Lori was having a stroke.
'This cancer center will serve generations to come,' said David Church, DHA.
Here's what you should know about organ donation.
SMC uses UV light to obliterate dangerous germs.
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, Serves: 6, Prep: 12 minutes, Cook Time: 7 minutes.
SRHS experts comment on new federal dietary guidelines
Meal: Breakfast, Serves: 4, Prep: 15 min.
Watch as the Woodruff Law Dawgs complete their 18-mile trek and are greeted by a...