Category Archives: Health

AnMed Health Nurse Wins Prestigious Award

(Mar. 30, 2018 – Anderson, S.C.) – An AnMed Health nurse is one of the best in South Carolina. Shaunda Trotter, assistant vice president for nursing, is among the recipients of the 2018 Palmetto Gold Award. Palmetto Gold Awards are given to 100 nurses each year who are selected from a nomination process that includes…
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Clemson Miracle Network donates more than $234,000 to GHS Children’s Hospital

[caption id="attachment_21472" align="aligncenter" width="548"] Morgan Witherspoon, Clemson Miracle Executive Director, presents a check to Dr. Robin Lacroix, medical director of GHS Children’s Hospital, in the Greenville Memorial Hospital healing garden. A portion of this donation will be used to renovate the healing garden. This is the largest donation GHS Children’s Hospital has received from a…
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GHS physicists excel in worldwide treatment planning competition

[gallery link="file" size="medium" ids="21433,21432,21431"] GREENVILLE, S.C. – Two Greenville Health System (GHS) physicists and one dosimetrist were recently honored in the ProKnow System’s inaugural World Championships of Treatment Planning. Jonathan Stenbeck, a board-certified physicist and certified medical dosimetrist, earned the gold medal as the overall winner. Stenbeck received a Master of Science in Physics at…
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Piedmont Arthritis Clinic Announces Long Huynh-Duc as Partner

[caption id="attachment_21085" align="alignleft" width="300"] Dr. Long Huynh-Duc, DO[/caption] GREENVILLE, S.C. (March 20, 2018) – Piedmont Arthritis Clinic, PA, a recognized leader in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, has announced that Dr. Long Huynh-Duc, DO has been named a partner of the independently owned, Greenville-based medical practice. Dr. Huynh-Duc joined Piedmont Arthritis Clinic in 2016. He…
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Greenville Memorial Hospital achieves Magnet ® Recognition

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Greenville Health System’s (GHS) Greenville Memorial Hospital (GMH) has been granted Magnet ® recognition by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), reflecting a commitment to nursing professionalism, teamwork and superiority in patient care. The ANCC’s Magnet Recognition Program ® is the highest national honor for nursing excellence and distinguishes organizations that meet…
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CEO of J M Smith Joins VCOM-Carolinas Advisory Board

SPARTANBURG, SC February 15, 2018- The Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) is pleased to announce that A. Alan Turfe has been named to the Advisory Board of the Carolinas campus. Mr. Turfe is the Chairman and CEO of J M Smith Corporation in Spartanburg, South Carolina. “We are excited to have Alan join…
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CONA Introduces New Neurosurgical Specialist, Dr. Christie B. Mina

[caption id="attachment_20276" align="alignleft" width="210"] Dr. Christie B. Mina[/caption] (Spartanburg, SC February 19, 2018) Carolina Orthopaedic and Neurosurgical Associates (CONA) announced the addition of neurosurgical specialist Dr. Christie B. Mina to their practice. “CONA is proud for Dr. Mina join our team, bringing expertise in the latest surgical treatment for all complex spinal problems,” said Kelly…
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Greer Memorial Hospital recognized as baby-friendly birth facility

[caption id="attachment_20055" align="alignnone" width="640"] Labor and Delivery nursing staff at Greer Memorial Hospital celebrate their recent designation as a baby-friendly birthing facility, placing them among the top birthing centers in the country maintaining an optimal level of care for breastfeeding mothers and their babies.[/caption] GREER, S.C. – Greenville Health System’s (GHS) Greer Memorial Hospital has…
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Countybank Honors Greenwood Genetic Center Employees with Gift to the GGC Foundation

[caption id="attachment_19619" align="alignnone" width="1053"] Skinner (far left) and Victoria Hann, Executive Director of the GGC Foundation (far right) accept the gift from Tompkins; April Prince, Vice President of Countybank Trust & Investment Group; Robbie Templeton, Assistant Vice President of Countybanc Insurance; John Cooper, Private Client Advisor with Greenwood Capital Associates; and Richard Thomason, Vice President…
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