Category Archives: Health

SCBIO Chief Executive Sam Konduros Honored by South Carolina Governor McMaster with Order of the Palmetto

[caption id="attachment_18276" align="alignnone" width="835"] Konduros honored by Gov. McMaster with Order of the Palmetto[/caption] GREENVILLE, SC – November 6, 2017 – SCBIO CEO Sam Konduros was presented with the Order of the Palmetto, the state's highest civilian honor, during SCBIO's annual conference at the Gaillard Center in Charleston last week. Governor McMaster was one of…
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Floor plans for the Villas at The Woodlands at Furman released

TRAVELERS REST, S.C. – Seniors looking for the most modern and forward-thinking retirement living options will have four separate floor plans to choose from at the Villas at The Woodlands at Furman. The 28 homes in the Villas will be located on the southern end of the Woodlands’ 22-acre campus with 12 of them directly…
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GHS recognized for its use of electronic medical record technologies

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Greenville Health System (GHS) has been validated as a HIMSS Analytics Stage 7 organization. HIMSS Analytics tracks the adoption of electronic medical record (EMR) technologies in both the inpatient and outpatient setting. Organizations like GHS work to complete multiple stages with the ultimate goal of achieving Stage 7, a near paperless environment…
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Greenville’s Newest Medical Practice Provides Innovative Approaches To Care

Upstate Spine & Sport offers solutions that can lead to relief without surgery, injections or drugs Greenville, S.C. (October 24, 2017) – Dr. David Jolson and Fran Haas Jolson, L.Ac, offer an approach to medical care that can provide immediate and long-term relief without surgery, injections or prescription drugs. By teaming with primary care physicians,…
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CONA’s Dr. Mitchell Serves Victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico

[caption id="attachment_17762" align="alignleft" width="402"] Dr. Mitchell lands in Puerto Rico[/caption] (Spartanburg, SC October 20, 2017) Dr. David Mitchell of Carolina Orthopaedic & Neurosurgical Associates (CONA) and a team of a 33 volunteers from SC traveled to Puerto Rico recently to aid in the relief efforts for Hurricane Maria. Dr. Mitchell was the only orthopaedic surgeon…
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The Blood Connection Appoints New Members To Board Of Trustees

Piedmont, SC (October 2, 2017) – The Blood Connection has announced the appointment of two new members to its board of trustees. Chad E. Richard of Greenville Health System and Mark B. Johnston of Community Journals will join a 13-member board that helps ensure donor collection and blood processing meet community needs at the highest…
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GHS hospitals recognized for patient safety record

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Greenville Memorial Hospital, Greer Memorial Hospital and Hillcrest Memorial Hospital – all part of Greenville Health System (GHS) – earned a South Carolina “Certified Zero Harm Award” from the South Carolina Hospital Association (SCHA) in recognition of each facility’s excellent work in preventing hospital-acquired infections. Greenville Memorial was recognized for its prevention…
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