Category Archives: Health

Moterum Technologies Selected to Present at Prestigious Cavendish BioHealth Impact Forum in Chicago

Southeastern medtech company develops mobility solutions for patients suffering from strokes, neural traumas; forum convenes investors seeking leading-edge advances in health and life sciences GREENVILLE, S.C. – July 11, 2018 – Moterum Technologies Inc., a South Carolina-based mobility and gait rehabilitation development company, has been selected to present at the prestigious Cavendish BioHealth Impact Forum…
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Talented AnMed Health employees put on show

(Anderson, S.C. – June 21, 2018) – Patients normally see the medical staff at AnMed Health in scrubs and gloves. On August 2, some AnMed Health employees will shed their usual medical garb for glitzier duds as they take to the stage to participate in the 2018 AnMed Health Big Shots employee talent show. The…
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Furman aims to speed response to anaphylactic shock incidents

[caption id="attachment_23198" align="alignnone" width="1140"] Eleven Anaphylaxis Emergency Kits (AEKs) on campus will dramatically improve the university's ability to respond to the rising threat of anaphylactic shock.[/caption] GREENVILLE, S.C.—A partnership between Furman’s Institute for the Advancement of Community Health (IACH) and Nashville-based company LifeReach has culminated with the installation of Anaphylaxis Emergency Kits (AEKs) around campus…
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American Heart Association Award recognizes Mary Black Health System’s commitment to quality stroke care

SPARTANBURG ―Mary Black Health System-Spartanburg<https://www.maryblackhealthsystem.com/> (MBHSS) has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines(r)-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospital's commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence. MBHSS earned the award by…
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Dr. Luke Henry recognized by managed care company

Greenville, South Carolina chiropractor Dr. Luke Henry was recognized by Optum Health Physical Health, a managed care company that handles claims for chiropractic, physical therapy and occupational therapy. Optum serves United Healthcare and Aetna commercial and Medicare advantage plans. Dr. Henry was rated "Tier 1 Advantage" by Optum reflecting consistent best-evidence practice and cost-efficient patient…
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Molly Talbot-Metz named new President/CEO

Spartanburg, S.C. - Molly Talbot-Metz has been named the next president and CEO of the Mary Black Foundation, succeeding Kathy Dunleavy, who retires at the end of June 2018. Talbot-Metz will become the foundation's fourth leader since it was established as an independent grantmaking organization in 1996. A native of Syracuse, NY, she joined the…
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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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