Category Archives: Health

East Cooper Medical Center Performs First Surgical Weight Loss Procedures

[caption id="attachment_40876" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photographed from left to right: Cassi Hammond, surgical tech; Cathy Tobin, surgical tech; Karen Evanosky, Bariatric Nurse Navigator; Lydia Cote, PA; Mike Boger, RN; Dr. Morris Washington, Bariatric Surgeon[/caption] Mount Pleasant, SC – May 6, 2019 – East Cooper Medical Center successfully completes its first three surgical weight loss procedures. “Launching…
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MUSC Health Expands To Daniel Island

[caption id="attachment_40772" align="alignleft" width="1500"] MUSC Health Daniel Island[/caption] MUSC Health Daniel Island, located at 864 Island Park Drive, Suite 101, on Daniel Island, which opened for patients in early March, features a broad selection of patient services including disease prevention, wellness, and acupuncture. Patients of all ages from newborns to senior citizens are welcome. Hours…
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East Cooper Medical Center Recognizes Labor and Delivery Nurse Olivia Burgess

[caption id="attachment_40699" align="alignleft" width="3629"] Photographed: ECMC CNO Patrick Beaver, Olivia Burgess, RN, and Director of Women's Services Dee Bien[/caption] East Cooper Medical Center is proud to recognize Olivia Burgess, RN as the newest Daisy RN Award Winner. Burgess began her nursing career at East Cooper Medical Center in April 2016. She currently works as a…
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Trident Medical Center Awarded ‘A’ Grade in National Leapfrog Patient Safety Study

[caption id="attachment_40683" align="alignleft" width="225"] John McGue, MD, Trident Medical Center, Chief of Staff[/caption] TRIDENT MEDICAL CENTER EARNS AN “A” FOR PATIENT SAFETY FOR THE SPRING 2019 LEAPFROG HOSPITAL SAFETY GUIDE Charleston, SC (May 21, 2019) – Trident Medical Center was awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group’s Spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. The designation…
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