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All you need to know about getting a flu shot, protecting yourself
Hartells remember traumatic accident, stay in PICU
Ron Figura, MD, learned his love for medicine through firefighting, EMS
“The ability to stock unique meds for unique disease states simply allows us to help our neighbors”
Stephen Kana, MD, brings 30 years of experience to new location
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.
One of the greatest gifts any person has to give is time.
No one likes to think about the possibility of an unforeseen trauma or life-threatening illness. But it can happen.
Tondre Buck, MD, was inspired to study medicine by his older brother, who is also a physician.
Spartanburg is one of five communities across the United States to take part in the Way to Wellville.
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care.
Mammography is the key to detecting breast cancer at its earliest stages when it is most treatable.
Neuro ICU nurse describes her work.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System completes move to Beaumont.
This month celebrate breast cancer survivorship and bond with other nursing moms
This month, join us for National Healthcare Decisions Day, learn how to fight back against prediabetes and stay active and independent for life
Safe Kids Spartanburg works to prevent unintentional childhood injury
It takes a strong team to contribute to the healthcare needs of a community.
Nancy Welch encourages other during her cancer journey
Gibbs' international reputation for research is now beginning to attract the best and brightest researchers to the area.
Trauma expert offers advice for children, teens
Event held September 27
Street renamed for Charles Boone
A diet rich in diverse fruits and vegetables will give your child a boost in school
When someone’s health is in decline, family gatherings become that much more important
A new test, called FIT, is less intrusive than a colonoscopy
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.
Hospitals locally owned for first time in over a decade
“We Honor Veterans” is a collaborative effort of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Young Investigators Camp excites students about science careers
Lady Slipper Garden Club works on new garden of nearly 200 new plants
Mobile mammography comes to you
Sports medicine coach describes the workouts behind Upward Stars’ volleyball success
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and BlueChoice HealthPlan of South Carolina have designated Spartanburg Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center.
On October 17, Spartanburg Regional Foundation will host An Uplifting Event luncheon to a sold out crowd.
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.
Special event honors hospice clinicians.
For more than 20 years, the two have partnered to provide comfort and support to families during the Easter holiday.
Facilties designated as Blue Distinction Centers demonstrate better quality and improved outcomes for patients compared with their peers.
Every Christmas, families celebrate the lives of loved ones lost. The Spartanburg Regional Foundation and the Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home give people a un
“Distraction is a big problem, both while driving and walking,” said Penny Shaw, Safe Kids Spartanburg coordinator.
As children head back to school, the likelihood for them to get sick is apt to rise.
Pelham Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in spine surgery.
The mascot, along with his name, was unveiled as part of SRHS’s 2017 Hospital Week celebration.
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care
Several veterans work in the medical profession — from doctors to information technology — throughout Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
Health-related grants help improve wellness in the Upstate
Spartanburg Regional Foundation Awards Annual Grants
An automated external defibrillator, or AED, can save the life of a person suffering a heart attack.
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
Spartanburg Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in knee replacement.
Former hospital president changed health care in Upstate
Recipe demonstration promotes heart health
Spartanburg Regional Foundation awards annual grants.
Special art helps family remember loved ones in hospice care
An Uplifting Event to be held on Oct. 22
Don’t join the one in four with this disease
Survivors encouraged women for early screenings, to live life to the fullest
Breast cancer survivor shares her story to encourage others
TRANSFORM SC is part of a national effort to better understand the factors that impact child health.
Annual Hangar B event raises money, awareness for heart disease.
Hospital and library partner bringing archives online.
Project SEARCH spreads throughout South Carolina.
Heart attack changed survivor’s outlook
Don't miss Spartanburg Regional Events in January
1,400 attended event
The transaction is expected to close by the end of the fourth quarter of 2018, subject to customary regulatory approvals and closing conditions.
Susan Hilsman, MD, describes challenges as part of Women in Medicine Month
Spartanburg Regional’s new Critical Care Pavilion opens
Organ donors remembered during Donate Life Month
REBOA raises the bar in trauma care
Twins thriving following 102-day stay in NICU
Annual Spartanburg Regional Foundation event pairs fun with charity
AccessHealth connects patients to 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
SANE nurses care for cases of assault, violence.
Spartanburg Regional takes part in Hospitals Against Violence Day.
Project SEARCH partners with Upstate businesses to create more internships
Ways to protect your skin this summer.
Spartanburg County leading its peers in improving community health
An innovative program supported by Spartanburg Regional Foundation gives employees another shot at their education
“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.”
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.
Spencer Eison used lessons he learned in a Spartanburg Regional-sponsored class to save a classmate's life.
Spartanburg Medical Center joins with HALTER for pediatric rehabilitation.
Renee Romberger honored with Order of the Palmetto for community health initiatives
Special kits help victims of mass casualty events
Annual event supports heart patients in the Upstate
A Closer Look at MyChart
Renee Dean, Joseph Maurice Hood, Lauren Rauscher and Karen Smith were selected among the top 100
Trauma Services Department works to teach people how to stop the bleed
Annual luncheon, held on April 26, honors Spartanburg Regional Hospice
Vitamin D can play a role in your skin and bone health
Cancer educator answers questions for patients, family, community
Employees giving back to Spartanburg Regional in 2017
Ways to stay healthy while others are sick
Have you ever heard the phrase “eat a rainbow a day?”
Hospice volunteer donates time and bird feeders to hospice home
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.
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.
Family donates beloved car to support health care
Hospitalists work as ‘primary care physicians’ for patients in hospital
NICU Fund provides training for special massage therapy
Changes at hospice home emphasize connection to nature
Betty Warlick, RN, is an advocate for nurses and the whole heathcare system
Regular exercise helps ensure that life is just getting started at 65.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System Recognizes Leader and Associate of the Year
Providing medical care to the workforce takes a special kind of expertise that looks at the problem from all angles.
Student athletes take advantage of training camp
When words aren’t enough, you can thank a doctor on National Doctors’ Day by making a donation that will help future patients.
Learn how to use an Automated External Defibrillator.
“Most people do not realize they need it until it’s too late.”
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
Consider this approach to your holiday meals.
Carlton Schwab, MD, was a college student eating in a restaurant when he witnessed a man having a stroke.
“With every patient interaction, we strive to be the best hospital,” said Phil Feisal, president of Spartanburg Medical Center.
Reunion gathers families with a shared bond.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant.
SRHS is proud to be a partner in the HealthyCommunity50 Program.
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.
Foundation welcomes new board members and announces 2019 officers
Volunteer goes the extra mile for others
Spartanburg Regional launches new virtual care service
Assistance fund put heart patient on the road back to good health
Spartanburg Regional, community partners invest in the construction trade
Know how to arm yourself against ‘the resistance’
Treating it requires a good team, expert says
Procedures offer hope for patients
Annual Light Up A Life event remembers loved ones
SRHS veteran remembers his service
Spartanburg Regional experts gather for diabetes education expo
Baileys awarded Young Philanthropists of the Year
Globetrotting doctors now call Upstate SC home
Technique offered at Spartanburg Regional can provide immediate relief
John Gallagher, MD, has watched medicine evolve
MacKenzie Bartz, MD, follows in her father’s footsteps
September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness month and Dr. Schwab says knowing the symptoms is important
Octavia Amaechi, MD, shares why she became a doctor as part of Women in Medicine Month
Prepare your family and home with these tips from Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
Vince Krydynski tries to bring humor, happiness to Gibbs patients as he volunteers
New physician joins Union community
Being a new parent is a whirlwind of love and learning, and being overwhelmed can become a way of life.
Actually it's both.
De-stressing to stay safe
SRHS Family Memorial Tree remembers those who have passed away
A new 3D mammography could be a game-changer for identifying early breast cancer.
Grant supports new chapel
Spartanburg Regional named 2018 Workplace of the Year
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
IT uses technology and electronic records to transform care
Some of our neighbors are forced to choose between food, utilities or medical care.
Baby Lorelai received NICU care when she stopped breathing after birth
With the help of Spartanburg Regional and MedicareCompareUSA, you can compare local and national Medicare plans
New technology helps get patients back to driving
Woman shares gratitude for mammography program that saved her life
Different perspectives, one goal: breast cancer prevention
Hospice holds Christopher's Camp to help children and teens with bereavement
Annual Uplifting Event Promotes Breast Cancer Screening
Falls leading cause of injury for older adults
Through Hangar B, the Spartanburg Regional Foundation is helping provide schools, churches and nonprofits.
Spartanburg Regional expands Corporate Health services for employers
New family medicine physician joins MGC — Converse Heights.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant
Experts say: Leave the fireworks to the professionals this July Fourth
Stay hydrated to avoid heat exhaustion, heat stroke.
Your old vehicle can help someone in the community through the Spartanburg Regional Foundation.
Angels Charge Ministry receives Foundation grant
Violence changes a child’s decision-making abilities.
SRHS employees give generously for 25 years and counting.
Many experts contribute to recovery after heart surgery
In an effort to help improve health in the Upstate, SRHS created a culture of promoting healthy, yet affordable food.
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.”
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.
To help ease the stress of having a baby in the NICU, we installed 40 cameras 2017 to connect families with their hospitalized babies.
SRHS Nurses Recognized with Palmetto Gold Award
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
Beating cancer means Dick Sargent can focus on helping others.
8 facts you should know about organ donation
Identifying osteoporosis early could be a life-saver.
Women should get bone density screenings every two years
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.
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.
Had an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) and medical professionals not been close by, Roach may not be alive today.
Crowley knows only too well that not all heart disease is determined by what you eat or how often you exercise.
What can a whole-food, plant-based diet can do for your health and your waistline?
9-year-old shows that giving is better than getting.
Spartanburg Regional takes part in CDC effort.
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
Hospital pediatric rehabilitation experts partner with equine therapy program HALTER.
Expert advice from the head of Pelham Medical Center’s primary stroke center.
A snowstorm in the Upstate can be exciting. But snow days can also bring danger.
It’s a Girl! First New Year’s Baby at Spartanburg Medical Center Born at 2:36 a.m.
Statistics show that December, January and February are the leading months for home fires and carbon monoxide poisoning in the United States.
Know when to call 9-1-1 for a heart attack and don't wait too late.
As mothers, we know guilt. If guilt was a college degree, we’d have earned a PhD by our child’s first birthday.
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.
Pelham Medical Center and Union Medical Center were recognized by the South Carolina Hospital Association’s (SCHA) Working Well.
Spartanburg Regional honors veterans.
Diabetes is one condition where we constantly hear wrong information. Let’s help set the record straight.
Working out was nothing new to John Howcroft, but taking on a workout regimen following major heart surgery was a different matter.
Healthgrades names hospital among top 10 percent in the nation.
Waiting for the results of her biopsy was agonizing.
Pelham Medical Center wins national award.
STACK programing works on overall athleticism with Olympic-grade training.
Spartanburg Regional helps raise awareness to fight breast cancer.
Spartanburg Regional is proud to join the community in Seeing Spartanburg.
Recent research suggests that early specialization of one sport put the athlete at an increased risk of injury.
SRHS recognized with prestigious American Heart Association award.
Grant aids those living with Parkinson’s disease.
“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.”
Heart attack patient seen through hard times by AccessHealth.
Union welcomes new pediatrician.
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.
Respiratory therapists play a significant role in patient care.
Fran Kunda, MD, isn’t one to seek attention, so being recognized as the South Carolina Academy...
Making the right decisions for your parents is difficult, and determining what is best for ailing parents can be even more trying.
Heart disease survivor tells women to listen to their bodies.
Consortium to quickly match cancer patients to trials offering the greatest potential for a cure.
That dark brown mole on your back may be more than just a mole.
'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.
Not getting enough sleep is ruining your day and health.
Meal: Lunch, Serves: 6, Prep: 12 minutes, Cook Time: 7 minutes.
Meal: Breakfast, Serves: 4, Prep: 15 min.
Procedure can be replacement for open-heart surgery
With flu season in full swing, here’s what you need to know:
Mix squash into your meals this season
Registered dietitian shares about the latest trend
SRHS associates give back with $1.2 million in donations
Are you gambling on your health?
Construction underway for Gibbs at Pelham, to be complete in 2020
Add these to your diet this flu season
Stay active and healthy this holiday season
The answer can say a lot about your health
Diabetes educator answers what to eat, the risks of diabetes
Is your workout safe?
Infectious disease “geek” joins MGC-Internal Medicine-Westside
How much caffeine is too much?
Charles Catron, MD, joins Spartanburg Regional’s Corporate Health team
Volunteers deliver Thanksgiving hospice meals each year
Weight loss patient loses more than 300 pounds
Tips to help you select the right plan
Internet fads can lead to traumatic injuries
Melissa Peters, MD, shares why she became a doctor as part of Women in Medicine Month
Oncologist shares about his specialty and more
New physician joins Immediate Care Center—Gaffney
Doctor’s RN mother inspired son’s career as doctor
Get the most benefit from ‘good bacteria’
Oncology nutrition offers unique perspective on cancer prevention, treatment
Smithworks Fine Jewelry to hold raffle on September 18
What health information should your child know?
Learn how to help your baby at the Nurse Family Partnership Maternity Fair
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System saved $10 million over four years
The warmth gives us the opportunity to still enjoy the outdoors, but be aware of the risks of heat stroke and dehydration.
Motorcycle club raises funds for hospice patients on August 25
Amanda Kinney, DO, joins childhood practice
Answers to common questions to ease fears of parents and children about shots
This month, learn more about a year-long program to prevent Type 2 diabetes
This month, schedule your free skin cancer screening, prepare for a new baby and get ready for a new you at our surgical weight loss information seminars.
Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute in Spotlight as National SpaceOAR Education & Resource Center
What you don’t know could be hurting your game.
A day in the life of a trauma team at Spartanburg Medical Center
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
Organization teaches children how to be safe
Catch a sneak peak of our upcoming Discover Health TV show
Don’t miss Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System’s May events. This month, join us for Healing at Hatcher, learn how to prepare for your new bundle of joy
He was part of Spartanburg’s burgeoning rock scene years ago, now performs at hospice home
John Cash has raised more than $60,000 and biked more than 80 miles for cancer
Allergist Robin Go, MD, shares the common allergies he sees
What you need to know about making healthcare decisions
Easter Meals help families gather together during a difficult time
Easy ways to change up your diet for a happier, healthier heart
Find your symptoms, find your care
Learn some common – and some unique – cardiac exercises
As chairman of the Spartanburg Regional Foundation Heart Division board, Dr. Fulmer works to help heart patients
Strength and Conditioning experts to attend fourth annual event
Five reasons to attend a support group
The American Heart Association redefined high blood pressure and patients have had many questions.
While nurses and doctors keep patients healthy, IT keeps patient information safe
Families remember loved ones who have passed away at hospice event
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
Collection of cancer tissue samples could lead to breakthrough
Spartanburg Regional partners with Aetna to offer Medicare plans
Surgery technique helps women after mastectomy
On Nov. 5 we
In 2016, the Foundation distributed $695,000 in grants.
South Carolina ranks high in number of prostate cancer diagnoses, deaths
While surgery can help people improve their mobility, the recovery is not easy.
There’s nothing to fear if you keep your eyes covered
Wings of Hope butterfly release gives gift of hope
A cancer vaccine for pre-teens and teens.
Immunizing your older child
After being diagnosed with multiple myeloma in 2015, Julia Lyons wanted to give back to Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute
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.
Home Health nurses help patient after tractor accident.
Learn how this not-so-innocent fruit can ruin your summer.
Spartanburg Medical Center earns national baby accreditation.
11 sun safety tips to remember at the beach.
Spartanburg Medical Center’s June DAISY award recipient is Cindy Bryant, RN.
Gaffney’s first urgent care facility opens Monday, June 5.
As internal medicine physicians, sometimes known as internists, we are “gatekeepers.”
6 things you can do to stay safe and prepare for an emergency.
Eye organ donation gives SRHS associate new sight..
A cancer diagnosis set Skipper Brawley on a path to new friendships and opportunities to serve others.
Mental health is just as important to a person’s overall health as his or her physical condition.
Many of us take for granted the role our kidneys play in our bodies.
Tony Kouskolekas emphasizes how the two go hand-in-hand
Looking for a heart healthy but romantic dish? We've got you covered.
For 60 years, Harrison Chapman dedicated her life to the Spartanburg community.
Plant-based nutrition can help with cancer patients in recovery or still receiving therapy.
Consultation on diagnoses matter to patients.
“Food poisoning isn’t the mayonnaise, it's the bacteria growing on the mayonnaise that isn’t distributed across the whole food.”
Families in need apply with their local Salvation Army for help with toys and food for Christmas.
Charles Stroup, MD, retires after 39 years
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.
The Teal Pumpkin Project now helps keep children with food allergies safe.
EID Public Outreach Program is an effort to save more lives by building on the relationships between hospitals in the state.
Physician receives Harry Hynes Award from National Institute for Health.
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.
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.
While ovarian cancer is known as a “silent cancer,” women should watch for these six warning signs.
Your life is not one-size-fits-all, so why should your workout be?
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.
Follow these 7 steps to help prevent the lice spreading to your child’s head.
But you probably have a lot of questions: Which vaccines do they need? When do they need certain vaccines?
Heavy backpacks can cause pain to a child’s back, neck and shoulders, and it also can contribute to headaches.
The word Zika has been popping up in the news over the last few weeks.
Bullying is increasingly recognized not just as a hurdle of childhood, but as a public health issue.
While the summer temperatures are still hot, athletes start preparing for their fall sports.
Know whose advice to take for your sunburned skin?
Pelham Medical Center recognized by Most Wired
SRHS dietician teaches how to grocery shop with a critical eye
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.
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
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
Answered by Marcia Para, MD, Medical Group of the Carolinas - Pediatrics - Westside
Teen Ginger Dailey donates to Gibbs for third year in a row.
New Weight Loss Services Offered at Pelham Medical Center
“When an unexpected, non-emergent health need comes up, our immediate care center models are...
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.
Founding members of the Foundation honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards.
SRHS experts comment on new federal dietary guidelines
'We needed to go beyond the walls of the hospital,' said Dr. Fulmer.
Watch as the Woodruff Law Dawgs complete their 18-mile trek and are greeted by a...
Even if you don't think you are pushing yourself too hard with your new work out, accidents can happen.
Here are some tips to stay de-stressed to help your heart - and your mood.