Category Archives: Health

Lexington Medical Center Welcomes Ronald F. Pendleton, DO, FAAFP

Physician Will Practice at Harbison Medical Associates West Columbia, S.C. – Lexington Medical Center is proud to welcome Ronald F. Pendleton, DO, FAAFP, to the hospital’s network of care. Dr. Pendleton will work at Harbison Medical Associates, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice. A graduate of Salem State University in Salem, Massachusetts, Dr. Pendleton, earned…
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Three Things Patients Should Know About Cataracts

The South Carolina Society of Ophthalmology shares facts about the eye condition and the surgery used to treat it Columbia, SC – June 2018 – Approximately 25 million Americans have cataracts, which causes cloudy, blurry or dim vision and often develops with advancing age. This June, the South Carolina Society of Ophthalmology joins the American…
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Lexington Medical Center Welcomes William P. Grimes, MD

Physician Will Practice at Lexington Family Practice Northeast West Columbia, S.C. – Lexington Medical Center proudly welcomes William P. Grimes, MD, to its network of care. Dr. Grimes will practice at Lexington Family Practice Northeast. A Midlands native, Dr. Grimes graduated cum laude from Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, and earned his medical degree…
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Lexington Medical Center Welcomes Edward J. Jakubs, MD

Physician Will Practice at Southern Surgical Group West Columbia, S.C. – Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Edward J. Jakubs, MD, to its network of care. Dr. Jakubs will work at Southern Surgical Group, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice. A graduate of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Dr. Jakubs earned his…
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Stroke Can Strike at Any Age: Think FAST for Signs of Stroke

Free Physician Lecture at Lexington Medical Center West Columbia, S.C. – Lexington Medical Center is pleased to present a free lecture on Monday, August 6 at 6:00 p.m. inside Lexington Medical Park 1 at 2728 Sunset Boulevard on the hospital campus in West Columbia. It’s called “Stoke Can Strike at Any Age: Think FAST for…
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Companion Data Services Wins CMS Fee-for-Service Task Order for Third Time

Columbia, S.C. — Companion Data Services, LLC (CDS), which provides health information technology services to both government and commercial entities, has won a new five-year task order from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). This is the third time CDS earned a CMS task order to host and improve efficiency of Medicare Part…
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Palmetto Health hosts free Zumba in the Park event Friday, July 13

This is first time event is being held in Sumter Palmetto Health presents Zumba in the Park Friday, July 13, 7-9 p.m., USC Sumter, adjacent to soccer field, 200 Miller Rd., Sumter, South Carolina. This free event is open to the entire community and will feature a professional DJ, free bottled water, snacks and door…
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Lexington Medical Center Welcomes Richard C. Webb, MD, FACS

Physician Will Practice at Lexington Surgical Associates West Columbia, S.C. –  Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Richard C. Webb, MD, FACS, to the hospital’s network of care. Dr. Webb will work at Lexington Surgical Associates, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice. A summa cum laude graduate of Wofford College in Spartanburg, Dr. Webb earned his medical…
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