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Many experts contribute to recovery after heart surgery
Healthgrades names hospital among top 10 percent in the nation.
Procedures offer hope for patients
Spartanburg Medical Center’s June DAISY award recipient is Cindy Bryant, RN.
Advanced directives conversations often seem “too soon” until it’s too late
Know when to call 9-1-1 for a heart attack and don't wait too late.
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.
Working out was nothing new to John Howcroft, but taking on a workout regimen following major heart surgery was a different matter.
“I remember thinking, I’m only 35. How in the world did this happen?” Rosanne said.
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.
Gibbs' international reputation for research is now beginning to attract the best and brightest researchers to the area.
Foundation welcomes new board members and announces 2019 officers
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.
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
Construction underway for Gibbs at Pelham, to be complete in 2020
What are nurse practitioners, and how do they improve patient care?
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.
Ron Figura, MD, learned his love for medicine through firefighting, EMS
Grant supports new chapel
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.
Grant aids those living with Parkinson’s disease.
1,400 attended event
With the help of Spartanburg Regional and MedicareCompareUSA, you can compare local and national Medicare plans
Pelham Medical Center wins national award.
“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
Spartanburg Regional takes part in CDC effort.
Reunion gathers families with a shared bond.
The transaction is expected to close by the end of the fourth quarter of 2018, subject to customary regulatory approvals and closing conditions.
Former hospital president changed health care in Upstate
With flu upon us, staying healthy is key to keeping those holiday plans.
Street renamed for Charles Boone
NICU Fund provides training for special massage therapy
Nurses at Spartanburg Medical Center are being honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses.
“…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.
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
Neuro ICU nurse describes her work.
Special art helps family remember loved ones in hospice care
Hartells remember traumatic accident, stay in PICU
Renee Dean, Joseph Maurice Hood, Lauren Rauscher and Karen Smith were selected among the top 100
Spartanburg Regional’s new Critical Care Pavilion opens
Recipe demonstration promotes heart health
Baby Lorelai received NICU care when she stopped breathing after birth
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
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.
For more than 20 years, the two have partnered to provide comfort and support to families during the Easter holiday.
Consider this approach to your holiday meals.
TRANSFORM SC is part of a national effort to better understand the factors that impact child health.
Making the right decisions for your parents is difficult, and determining what is best for ailing parents can be even more trying.
Spartanburg Regional Foundation Awards Annual Grants
“When an unexpected, non-emergent health need comes up, our immediate care center models are...
With flu season in full swing, here’s what you need to know:
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
All you need to know about getting a flu shot, protecting yourself
Hospitals locally owned for first time in over a decade
OB/GYN brings global experience to Spartanburg
Add these to your diet this flu season
Spartanburg Regional experts gather for diabetes education expo
Charles Catron, MD, joins Spartanburg Regional’s Corporate Health team
Globetrotting doctors now call Upstate SC home
John Gallagher, MD, has watched medicine evolve
This month celebrate breast cancer survivorship and bond with other nursing moms
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
Doctor’s RN mother inspired son’s career as doctor
Lady Slipper Garden Club works on new garden of nearly 200 new plants
Vince Krydynski tries to bring humor, happiness to Gibbs patients as he volunteers
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
This month, join us for National Healthcare Decisions Day, learn how to fight back against prediabetes and stay active and independent for life
Sports medicine coach describes the workouts behind Upward Stars’ volleyball success
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
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.
Survivors encouraged women for early screenings, to live life to the fullest
Betty Warlick, RN, is an advocate for nurses and the whole heathcare system
Home Health nurses help patient after tractor accident.
Young Investigators Camp excites students about science careers
93-year-old man and wife are active as SRHS volunteers
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 Regional takes part in Hospitals Against Violence Day.
SRHS employees give generously for 25 years and counting.
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 Family Memorial Tree Ceremony Honors Past Employees, Volunteers, Board Members
Ways to protect your skin this summer.
Nancy Welch encourages other during her cancer journey
Identifying osteoporosis early could be a life-saver.
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.
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.
“Food poisoning isn’t the mayonnaise, it's the bacteria growing on the mayonnaise that isn’t distributed across the whole food.”
Good health isn’t just taking medication. It’s also not just about having a strong, healthy body.
Spartanburg is one of five communities across the United States to take part in the Way to Wellville.
Hospital and library partner bringing archives online.
Immediate Care Center vs. Emergency Rooms
Talk to your doctor today to find out when you can activate your MyChart account.
You can help find cancer cures by participating in clinical trials.
Answers to what you should know about pregnancy
Employee donates after husband cared for at Gibbs
Volunteer goes the extra mile for others
Partnerships with nursing homes vital to hospice program
Registered dietitian shares about the latest trend
SRHS associates give back with $1.2 million in donations
Are you gambling on your health?
Don't miss Spartanburg Regional Events in January
Treating it requires a good team, expert says
Renee Romberger honored with Order of the Palmetto for community health initiatives
Diabetes educator answers what to eat, the risks of diabetes
Annual Light Up A Life event remembers loved ones
SRHS veteran remembers his service
Baileys awarded Young Philanthropists of the Year
Tips to help you select the right plan
Special kits help victims of mass casualty events
Technique offered at Spartanburg Regional can provide immediate relief
Internet fads can lead to traumatic injuries
Susan Hilsman, MD, describes challenges as part of Women in Medicine Month
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
An Uplifting Event to be held on Oct. 22
New physician joins Immediate Care Center—Gaffney
Get the most benefit from ‘good bacteria’
Trauma expert offers advice for children, teens
Annual event supports heart patients in the Upstate
What health information should your child know?
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.
A new test, called FIT, is less intrusive than a colonoscopy
Amanda Kinney, DO, joins childhood practice
Actually it's both.
The new Medicare cards include a unique Medicare number that is more secure to protect the patient’s identity.
What you don’t know could be hurting your game.
A Closer Look at MyChart
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
De-stressing to stay safe
SRHS Family Memorial Tree remembers those who have passed away
Sometimes clinicians are faced with another life-saving choice – organ donation
Spartanburg Regional named 2018 Workplace of the Year
Organ donors remembered during Donate Life Month
Is that cancer information on the internet reliable?
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
Easy ways to change up your diet for a happier, healthier heart
“The ability to stock unique meds for unique disease states simply allows us to help our neighbors”
How stress can contribute to heart disease
Brand-new, 55,000-square-foot multi-floor space aids Upstate patients
Strength and Conditioning experts to attend fourth annual event
Have you ever heard the phrase “eat a rainbow a day?”
Five reasons to attend a support group
Safe Kids Spartanburg works to prevent unintentional childhood injury
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
While nurses and doctors keep patients healthy, IT keeps patient information safe
Some of our neighbors are forced to choose between food, utilities or medical care.
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
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
Family donates beloved car to support health care
Hospitalists work as ‘primary care physicians’ for patients in hospital
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
South Carolina ranks high in number of prostate cancer diagnoses, deaths
Through Hangar B, the Spartanburg Regional Foundation is helping provide schools, churches and nonprofits.
While surgery can help people improve their mobility, the recovery is not easy.
AccessHealth connects patients to care
Proceeds from this year’s event will go toward the purchase and donation of additional AEDs for community organizations.
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
Plastic surgeon brings unique skill of microsurgery
Motorcycle enthusiasts will be riding in the Upstate on Aug. 26 to raise money for hospice
Cool off with this tangy blend of cheese, tomatoes and peaches
New family medicine physician joins MGC — Converse Heights.
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.
This delicious salad blends several sharp flavors – blueberries, pickled red onions and jalapeños, and the richness of a lemon raspberry vinaigrette.
Violence changes a child’s decision-making abilities.
SANE nurses care for cases of assault, violence.
The presence of chaplains in the hospital plays a vital role.
Spartanburg Regional Foundation awards annual grants.
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.”
An automated external defibrillator, or AED, can save the life of a person suffering a heart attack.
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
Women should get bone density screenings every two years
Student athletes take advantage of training camp
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.
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.
“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.
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.
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
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.
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.
Spencer Eison used lessons he learned in a Spartanburg Regional-sponsored class to save a classmate's life.
Serves: 20; Portion size, 1 ounce; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook time: 1 hour.
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.
Guardian Research Network collaborates with GRAIL in massive effort to revolutionize detection.
Serves: 8; Portion size: 3/4 cup; Prep: 10 minutes; Cook time: 20 minutes.
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.
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.
Serves: 5; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook time: 45 minutes.
“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.
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.
Employee retires after 57 years with Spartanburg Regional.
Spartanburg Regional helps raise awareness to fight breast cancer.
Spartanburg Regional is proud to join the community in Seeing Spartanburg.
Annual Hangar B event raises money, awareness for heart disease.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant.
SRHS is proud to be a partner in the HealthyCommunity50 Program.
Serves: 4; Portion size: 1/2 cup; Prep: 20 minutes.
As a caregiver, do you experience feelings of inadequacy?
Serves: 4; Portion Size: 8 ounces; Prep: 20 mins; Cook Time: 30 minutes
SRHS recognized with prestigious American Heart Association award.
“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.
Meal: Dessert; Serves: 6; Portion Size: Half a peach, 1 tablespoon chocolate sauce, 2 teaspoons of toasted almonds; Prep...
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System completes move to Beaumont.
The word Zika has been popping up in the news over the last few weeks.
Spartanburg Medical Center joins with HALTER for pediatric rehabilitation.
Union welcomes new pediatrician.
Meal: Supper; Portion Size: 4 ounces;
SRHS wants you to stay safe in the high temps.
Pelham Medical Center recognized by Most Wired
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.
Consortium to quickly match cancer patients to trials offering the greatest potential for a cure.
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
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
Meal: Lunch; Serves: 8; Portion Size: 1/2 cup; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook Time: 15 minutes.
Meal: Lunch; Serves: 4; Prep: 10 minutes; Cook Time: 10 minutes.
Project SEARCH spreads throughout South Carolina.
'This cancer center will serve generations to come,' said David Church, DHA.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System names physician, leader and associate of the year.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Meal: Supper; Serves: 4.
Meal: Supper; Serves: 4; Portion Size: 3 ounces.
Here are some tips to stay de-stressed to help your heart - and your mood.