Category Archives: Health

Lexington Medical Center Welcomes Katie Willett Dahlberg, MD

Physician Will Practice at Southeastern Neurology & Memory Clinic West Columbia, S.C. – Lexington Medical Center proudly welcomes Katie Willett Dahlberg, MD, to Southeastern Neurology & Memory Clinic, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice. Dr. Dahlberg joins the board-certified physicians and highly skilled staff at Southeastern Neurology & Memory Clinic. The practice provides comprehensive care…
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Palmetto Health presents free 2018 Teen Health Summit

Free annual summit designed to address issues facing teens Palmetto Health invites teens and parents to the 2018 Teen Health Summit Friday, June 8, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., at Dreher High School, 3319 Millwood Ave. This year’s theme is “Explicit Truth: Leaving Nothing Merely Behind.” The free event will address issues that teens battle during the…
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Palmetto Health recognizes 2018 Palmetto Gold nurses

Eleven nurses from across the Palmetto Health system were honored at the annual Palmetto Gold gala Saturday, April 21, at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. Ranging from areas including Cardiac Rehabilitation to the Emergency Department to Outpatient Surgery, these extraordinary team members join an elite group of exceptional nurses statewide. In addition, these nurses received special…
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Midlands Technical College Dental Students Give Children Free Services

(Columbia, S.C.) As part of the Midlands Technical College (MTC) Dental Clinic's Smiles from the Heart event, 40 second-year Dental Hygiene students and Expanded Duty Dental Assisting students volunteered their time to give children brighter, healthier smiles. The young patients ages 4 to 14 received free dental services such as radiographs, exams, cleanings, and fluoride…
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April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital offers tips to help recognize and prevent child abuse In recognition of April as National Child Abuse Prevention Month, Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital is offering tips to help recognize and prevent child abuse. Alexandria “Alex” Young, M.D., a child abuse pediatrician at Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital, believes that anyone who interacts…
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Top National Speakers Named for SEMDA’s 2018 Southeastern Medtech Conference in South Carolina

Conference Registration Surging for Initial Appearance in Greenville, SC as Southeastern medtech industry continues rapid scale up Atlanta, GA – April 17, 2018 -- The Southeastern Medical Device Association (SEMDA) -- a non-profit trade association focused on making the Southeast a world-class region for medical technology, device, and diagnostic companies – has announced an initial…
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Regional Medical Center President and CEO Joins SCHA Board

Columbia, SC – Charles Williams, FACHE, President and CEO of the Regional Medical Center, was recently appointed to a three-year term on the South Carolina Hospital Association (SCHA) Board of Trustees. Williams, who joined RMC as president and CEO in December 2017, began his first term on the 27-member board in January. He has more…
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