Category Archives: Health

Five Incoming Furman University Freshmen Receive Admission To Greenville Medical School

GREENVILLE, S.C.—Five South Carolina high school graduates who will enroll at Furman University in August have been selected as the first participants in a new program that guarantees admission into medical school. The Furman University-University of South Carolina (USC) School of Medicine Greenville Direct Entry Program, announced today by both institutions, helps accepted Furman students…
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Thirty-Two Complete Doctor of Chiropractic Program at Sherman College

Thirty-two students from around the world received the doctor of chiropractic degree from Sherman College of Chiropractic in Spartanburg, SC, on Saturday, June 17, 2017.The commencement was a shared ceremony for June and September 2017 graduates. Kara Louise Gingras of New Hampshire, recipient of the Milton W. Garfunkel Award, presented the farewell address to her…
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Health Care Provider of the Year Award Announced at South Carolina Primary Health Care Association’s Statewide Annual Clinical Retreat

[caption id="attachment_15104" align="alignleft" width="300"] Katherine Kovich, South Carolina Primary Health Care Association’ Manager of Clinical Quality Improvement, Dr. Deanna Cotter New Horizon Family Health Services’ Vice President of Clinical Services and Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Vicki Young South Carolina Primary Health Care Association’ Chief Operating Officer.[/caption] GREENVILLE, SC June 26, 2017— Physician at local Community…
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GHS hosting hiring event for nurses at Greer Memorial Hospital

GREENVILLE, S.C.—Greenville Health System will host a hiring event for nurses Tuesday, July 11 from 2-5 p.m. at Greer Memorial Hospital, 830 S. Buncombe Road. Nurses can apply for jobs in medical-surgery, the hospital’s gastrointestinal lab and its intensive care unit. People interested in applying should bring an updated resume when meeting and interviewing with…
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Furman, Community Partners Unveil Imap For Greenville County

[caption id="attachment_15014" align="alignnone" width="1140"] Charles Davis, first gentleman at Furman and a member of the United Way Board, spoke at a news conference to unveil the interactive map.[/caption] Officials with Greenville County, Greenville Health System (GHS), Furman University, United Way of Greenville County and 2-1-1 unveiled a community information map today called imap that provides…
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Local Residents Receive Awards from Sherman College of Chiropractic

Sherman College recently honored alumni, chiropractors, and supporters during its 44th Lyceum, a homecoming and continuing education event attended by hundreds of chiropractors and students throughout the U.S. and internationally. Lyceum is held each year on the college’s campus in Spartanburg, SC, and involves three days of seminars, special events and other programs. The following…
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Vote for Soliant Health’s 2017 Most Beautiful Hospitals in the U.S.

Soliant Health, a leading specialty healthcare staffing provider and part of Adecco Group, is now accepting votes for its ninth annual Most Beautiful Hospitals in the U.S. contest. Between May 22 and June 23, Soliant is accepting votes for its 2017 Most Beautiful Hospitals in the U.S. contest on mostbeautifulhospitals.com. Voters are encouraged to vote as…
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Greenville hospice provider announces name change

South Carolina Hospice and Palliative Care now operating as Halcyon Hospice GREENVILLE, S.C. – In continuing its commitment to provide quality hospice and palliative care to residents of Greenville and the surrounding communities, South Carolina Hospice and Palliative Care has changed its name and is now operating as Halcyon Hospice. Halcyon Hospice will continue to…
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June is Cataract Awareness Month

[caption id="attachment_14625" align="aligncenter" width="1266"] Dr. Brian Johnson, Dr. Joseph Parisi, Dr. Donald Glaser[/caption] June is Cataract Awareness Month What is a cataract? Currently more than 24 million Americans have cataracts. They are the leading cause of blindness worldwide₁ and many people don’t treat them due to fear of eye surgery. A cataract is a clouding…
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