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As a result of this growth, the community’s need for diverse medical services is expanding at a rapid pace.
New Weight Loss Services Offered at Pelham Medical Center
Brand-new, 55,000-square-foot multi-floor space aids Upstate patients
No one likes to think about the possibility of an unforeseen trauma or life-threatening illness. But it can happen.
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
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and BlueChoice HealthPlan of South Carolina have designated Spartanburg Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center.
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.
How to maintain long-term weight control
“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”
Pelham Medical Center tops in Best Places to Work in Healthcare.
Spartanburg Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in knee replacement.
Pelham Medical Center (PMC) is now the only primary stroke center in Greer.
Spartanburg Regional Foundation Awards Annual Grants
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
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System Recognizes Leader and Associate of the Year
Women are 10 times more likely to suffer from thyroid disorders than males.
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care.
Talk to your doctor today to find out when you can activate your MyChart account.
Spartanburg Regional experts gather for diabetes education expo
Organ donors remembered during Donate Life Month
Don’t join the one in four with this disease
Spartanburg Regional Foundation awards annual grants.
As internal medicine physicians, sometimes known as internists, we are “gatekeepers.”
SRHS Nurses Recognized with Palmetto Gold Award
One of the greatest gifts any person has to give is time.
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
Pelham Medical Center and Union Medical Center were recognized by the South Carolina Hospital Association’s (SCHA) Working Well.
Fran Kunda, MD, isn’t one to seek attention, so being recognized as the South Carolina Academy...
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System names physician, leader and associate of the year.
A simple test can help you know for sure
Susan Hilsman, MD, describes challenges as part of Women in Medicine Month
MacKenzie Bartz, MD, follows in her father’s footsteps
Bang Giep, MD, joins Spartanburg Regional
What you don’t know could be hurting your game.
A Closer Look at MyChart
Catch a sneak peak of our upcoming Discover Health TV show
Allergist Robin Go, MD, shares the common allergies he sees
Spartanburg Regional named 2018 Workplace of the Year
Spartanburg Regional’s new Critical Care Pavilion opens
Recipe demonstration promotes heart health
Safe Kids Spartanburg works to prevent unintentional childhood injury
IT uses technology and electronic records to transform care
James D. McDermott, MD, is Spartanburg Regional’s newest sports medicine doctor
Some traditional holiday foods can be healthy and are considered “superfoods.”
Three nurses across the healthcare system were recognized by patients and coworkers with the DAISY Nurses.
Twins thriving following 102-day stay in NICU
Street renamed for Charles Boone
NICU Fund provides training for special massage therapy
Surgery technique helps women after mastectomy
Total knee replacement surgery is the most common inpatient surgery for middle age and older Americans.
Plastic surgeon brings unique skill of microsurgery
93-year-old man and wife are active as SRHS volunteers
Many experts contribute to recovery after heart surgery
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.
When words aren’t enough, you can thank a doctor on National Doctors’ Day by making a donation that will help future patients.
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.
Spartanburg Regional takes part in CDC effort.
Charles Stroup, MD, retires after 39 years
Consider this approach to your holiday meals.
Tondre Buck, MD, was inspired to study medicine by his older brother, who is also a physician.
The Teal Pumpkin Project now helps keep children with food allergies safe.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System completes move to Beaumont.
Union welcomes new pediatrician.
Pelham Medical Center recognized by Most Wired
Respiratory therapists play a significant role in patient care.
MGC—OB/GYN—Union helps moms while growing their family.
At 37 years old, Lori was having a stroke.
Cancer doctors encourage patients to know their options
Renee Romberger honored with Order of the Palmetto for community health initiatives
Six myths about hospice
Diabetes educator answers what to eat, the risks of diabetes
SRHS veteran remembers his service
Infectious disease “geek” joins MGC-Internal Medicine-Westside
Weight loss patient loses more than 300 pounds
Hartells remember traumatic accident, stay in PICU
John Gallagher, MD, has watched medicine evolve
Ron Figura, MD, learned his love for medicine through firefighting, EMS
Melissa Peters, MD, shares why she became a doctor as part of Women in Medicine Month
Octavia Amaechi, MD, shares why she became a doctor as part of Women in Medicine Month
New Union physician on front lines during Hurricane Maria
What health information should your child know?
Learn how to help your baby at the Nurse Family Partnership Maternity Fair
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.
Answers to common questions to ease fears of parents and children about shots
Actually it's both.
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
Relay For Life: Raising support and honoring lost loved ones
SRHS Family Memorial Tree remembers those who have passed away
Grant supports new chapel
Former hospital president changed health care in Upstate
What you need to know about making healthcare decisions
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care
Trauma Services Department works to teach people how to stop the bleed
Easy ways to change up your diet for a happier, healthier heart
Employees giving back to Spartanburg Regional in 2017
Learn some common – and some unique – cardiac exercises
REBOA raises the bar in trauma care
Ways to stay healthy while others are sick
Have you ever heard the phrase “eat a rainbow a day?”
The American Heart Association redefined high blood pressure and patients have had many questions.
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.
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.
Gibbs' international reputation for research is now beginning to attract the best and brightest researchers to the area.
With flu upon us, staying healthy is key to keeping those holiday plans.
Pediatric rehabilitation experts pick therapeutic toys for annual Christmas party
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
Survivors encouraged women for early screenings, to live life to the fullest
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
Breast cancer survivor shares her story to encourage others
Falls leading cause of injury for older adults
Changes at hospice home emphasize connection to nature
AccessHealth connects patients to care
Betty Warlick, RN, is an advocate for nurses and the whole heathcare system
Proceeds from this year’s event will go toward the purchase and donation of additional AEDs for community organizations.
A cancer vaccine for pre-teens and teens.
Immunizing your older child
Technology at Spartanburg Medical Center monitors in real time.
New family medicine physician joins MGC — Converse Heights.
Home Health nurses help patient after tractor accident.
Spartanburg Medical Center earns national baby accreditation.
Experts say: Leave the fireworks to the professionals this July Fourth
Stay hydrated to avoid heat exhaustion, heat stroke.
11 sun safety tips to remember at the beach.
Spartanburg Medical Center’s June DAISY award recipient is Cindy Bryant, RN.
SANE nurses care for cases of assault, violence.
Spartanburg Regional takes part in Hospitals Against Violence Day.
Gaffney’s first urgent care facility opens Monday, June 5.
SRHS employees give generously for 25 years and counting.
Project SEARCH partners with Upstate businesses to create more internships
Regular exercise helps ensure that life is just getting started at 65.
Nurses at Spartanburg Medical Center are being honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses.
One in 13 children has a food allergy.
SRHS Family Memorial Tree Ceremony Honors Past Employees, Volunteers, Board Members
“…we love on them so much.”
6 things you can do to stay safe and prepare for an emergency.
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.
Nancy Welch encourages other during her cancer journey
Advanced directives conversations often seem “too soon” until it’s too late
“Spring is by far worse than fall for people with allergies,” said allergist Robin Go, MD.
8 facts you should know about organ donation
Women should get bone density screenings every two years
Medical Group of the Carolinas birth expert makes a difference as part of midwives organization.
An innovative program supported by Spartanburg Regional Foundation gives employees another shot at their education
Bill Fitch wanted to give back to the Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home back to show his gratitude.
Tony Kouskolekas emphasizes how the two go hand-in-hand
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.
Learn how to use an Automated External Defibrillator.
What can a whole-food, plant-based diet can do for your health and your waistline?
“Most people do not realize they need it until it’s too late.”
Consultation on diagnoses matter to patients.
Hospital pediatric rehabilitation experts partner with equine therapy program HALTER.
How much is too much? Follow these 10 steps to keep portion size under control.
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.
Spencer Eison used lessons he learned in a Spartanburg Regional-sponsored class to save a classmate's life.
As mothers, we know guilt. If guilt was a college degree, we’d have earned a PhD by our child’s first birthday.
You’re starting to regret that third helping of green bean casserole, turkey and sweet potato pie you had on Thanksgiving.
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.
Carlton Schwab, MD, was a college student eating in a restaurant when he witnessed a man having a stroke.
Diabetes is one condition where we constantly hear wrong information. Let’s help set the record straight.
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.
Healthgrades names hospital among top 10 percent in the nation.
Reunion gathers families with a shared bond.
Mammography is the key to detecting breast cancer at its earliest stages when it is most treatable.
Pelham Medical Center wins national award.
Annual Hangar B event raises money, awareness for heart disease.
Falls are a serious issue that can cause moderate to severe injuries, including hip fractures, lacerations, and head traumas.
Your life is not one-size-fits-all, so why should your workout be?
Hospital and library partner bringing archives online.
SRHS recognized with prestigious American Heart Association award.
Immediate Care Center vs. Emergency Rooms
As children head back to school, the likelihood for them to get sick is apt to rise.
But you probably have a lot of questions: Which vaccines do they need? When do they need certain vaccines?
Spartanburg Medical Center joins with HALTER for pediatric rehabilitation.
Is this heartburn or something more?
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.
Pelham Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in spine surgery.
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.
'We wanted to bring this high quality care to our local patients,' said Gibbs Cancer Center physicist, Jacob Gersh, PhD.
Consortium to quickly match cancer patients to trials offering the greatest potential for a cure.
New SpaceOAR System provides more protection during radiation
Read on for some ways to sustain your workout, and don't be another person who gives up after two weeks of trying.
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
Project SEARCH spreads throughout South Carolina.
'This cancer center will serve generations to come,' said David Church, DHA.
You may have a loved one who suffered from a transient ischemic attack (TIA). This is commonly called a “mini-stroke.”
Here's what you should know about organ donation.
SMC uses UV light to obliterate dangerous germs.
The sun is shining, flowers are blooming, and leaves on the trees have turned green.
Meal: Lunch, Serves: 6, Prep: 12 minutes, Cook Time: 7 minutes.
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