The Self Regional Healthcare Foundation recently announced that new officers have been named on the Board of Trustees.
By awarding facilities the status of a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, the ACR recognizes breast imaging centers that have earned accreditation in mammography, stereotactic breast biopsy, breast MRI (including MRI-guided breast biopsy), and breast ultrasound (including ultrasound-guided breast biopsy).
“Matt has deep roots in this community. He has earned the respect and trust of his patients, his fellow physicians, his fellow leaders, and his fellow team members at Self Regional Healthcare.” Mr. Tompkins added, “The search process for the President and CEO was rigorous and we had a number of very strong candidates, but Dr. Logan’s unique set of qualities made him the clear choice.”
The American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline program helps reduce barriers to prompt treatment for heart attacks – starting from when 9-1-1 is called, to EMS transport and continuing through hospital treatment and discharge. Optimal care for heart attack patients takes coordination between the individual hospital, EMS and healthcare system.
Given the high incidence of COVID-19 in our community and in the hospital at this time, beginning Monday, August 23, 2021, Self Regional will implement a change to our visitation policy
The Self Regional Healthcare Community Health Committee meets regularly with the goal to improve health prevention and wellness for the residents of the community.
The top 20 CAHs, including Edgefield County Healthcare, scored best among CAHs as determined by the Chartis Center for Rural Health for Best Practice in Quality. There are approximately 1,400 critical access hospitals in the country. The rankings were recently announced by the National Rural Health Association (NRHA).
Self Regional Healthcare board chairman, David A. Tompkins, announced today that Jim Pfeiffer, President and CEO, has notified the board of his intention to retire effective December 21, 2021.
Participants are encouraged to pre-register by calling (864) 725-8200. Insurance will be billed, but there is no out-of-pocket cost for testing, and those seeking tests will not be turned away if they are uninsured.
The Lights for Love campaign, which began in 1979, has become a holiday tradition, and one of the larger fund-raising activities of the Self Regional Healthcare Auxiliary.