Self Regional Healthcare welcomed three new members to its Board of Trustees during the September meeting and elected officers. S.C. Governor Nikki Haley appointed cardiologist Dr. Walter Ennis James III, manufacturing executive John B. Thompson, and educational leader Gerald Witt to six-year board terms.
The Cancer Center took another step forward this spring with the introduction of a new option in radiation oncology treatments: Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), which delivers highly precise and concentrated radiation to a small area in the body.
For the 5th year in a row, Self Regional Healthcare has been rated one of the world’s top workplaces by the Gallup Organization. It is one of only two organizations in the world to hold that distinction.
Self Regional Healthcare releases “Your Community, Your Self,” a Community Benefit Report and request for input from the community. Read the articles or download the full report.
Self Regional Healthcare has announced a partnership with The Hollings Cancer Center at the Medical University of South Carolina. Now, cancer patients in the Lakelands region will have access to new and innovative cancer treatments through the Hollings Clinical Trials Network.
Each year as children return to the classroom there is a sizeable flare of asthma that sends some seeking medical attention.
Clayton Langley, a volunteer at Self Regional since 1989, has served the needs of patients and caregivers for over 22 years. Now her great-grandson Wil Langley is serving in the Junior Volunteer program.
2011 recipients of the Mary Ella Ruff Nursing Scholarship and Charlotte Blackwell Nursing Scholarship are honored by scholarship committee and hospital leadership at awards luncheon.
The Grounds Maintenance department has initiated a program to grow their own landscaping plants instead of using outside companies. The plants are grown from start to finish in an indoor greenhouse monitored daily.
Two registered nurses at Self Regional Healthcare have earned the 2011 Palmetto Gold Award for excellence in nursing and commitment to the profession.