South Georgia Medical Center has received the Get With The Guidelines®-Resuscitation Gold Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association (AHA) for the treatment of patients who suffer cardiac arrests while in the hospital.
Nursing, or Patient Care Services as it is commonly called, is a vitally important function in all healthcare organizations.
South Georgia Medical Center has received its second consecutive American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines?-Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll Elite Plus.
Monday marked an important event in SGMC’s history as nearly 60 members of the Epic team gathered for orientation. The team will be responsible for developing and implementing SGMC’s new electronic health record (EHR) system, known as Epic.
South Georgia Medical Center presented Rev. John L. Akers and Dr. Henry Wright with Lifetime of Service Awards for their 43 years of service as volunteer chaplains.
South Georgia Medical Center celebrated the re-opening of its Golden Galleria boutique with a ribbon cutting on Monday, June 13.
Every week three infants in Georgia die due to sleep-related causes, many of which are preventable. Today, SGMC launched a Safe to Sleep initiative in partnership with the Georgia Children’s Cabinet and the Georgia Department of Public Health to prevent sleep-related infant deaths.
South Georgia Medical Center welcomes 31 Youth Volunteers to its annual summer program, Canopy of Care.
Aaron Louviere and Lorrie Wicks, senior students at the Valdosta State University College of Nursing, recently completed South Georgia Medical Center’s Cardiovascular Internship Program.
South Georgia Medical Center’s Volunteer Auxiliary recently awarded pins to members for lifetime hours of service.
It was business as usual at the SGMC Lanier Campus, until one employee went into cardiac arrest prompting fellow employees to save her life.
The employees at the SGMC Lanier Campus recently contributed $2000 to the American Cancer Society for the Lanier County Relay for Life.
On Wednesday, May 4 Amanda Lucas’ Kindergarten class from St. John’s the Evangelist School donated nearly 200 DVD’s to the Pediatric floor at South Georgia Medical Center.
On April 20, 2016, South Georgia Medical Center was named a COPD Top Performer at the Vizient MidSouth’s Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Collaborative held in Macon, Georgia.
SGMC's Dogwood Senior Health Center, located in Berrien County, recently helped sponsor the Alzheimer’s Association Dancing Stars event.