Greenville Health System, AnMed to accept hurricane evacuees
Greenville Health System is expecting 40 transfer patients from coastal health centers in South Carolina’s evacuation zones ahead of Hurricane Florence, according to a released statement Tuesday afternoon.
Come Together: The pros and cons of big hospital mergers
Across the country, hospitals are turning to mergers, affiliations, and partnerships to navigate the changing health care landscape. In fact, it’s happening right here at home, with the Greenville Health System (GHS) announcing they’re joining forces with the Midlands-based Palmetto Health.
American Idol’s Ruben Studdard to give free performance
The Greenville Health System Nurse-Family Partnership will hold a free Community Baby Shower on Saturday, Feb. 25, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the TD Convention Center. The event will feature Ruben Studdard, winner of the second season of “American Idol,” Nick Gaggero and Tp9.
GHS to replace Marshall Pickens with new 120-bed psychiatric hospital
The Greenville Health System (GHS) and the national psychiatric hospital giant Acadia Healthcare have formed a joint venture to build a $64 million, 120 bed hospital on GHS’ main campus. The new 80,000-square-foot inpatient behavioral health hospital is expected to open in March 2018, replacing Marshall I. Pickens Hospital and its 46 beds.
Greenville Health System (GHS) honored Entercom Upstate’s nine-year commitment to raising funds for GHS Children’s Hospital by renaming a Children’s Hospital family recreation area after the organization.
GHS leaders discuss the health system’s transition
The Greenville Journal asked Greenville Health System (GHS) leaders Mike Riordan and Dr. Spence Taylor to discuss issues that S.C. Rep. Mike Burns and some other members of the Greenville County legislative delegation have raised about the health system’s planned transition into a private, not-for-profit entity.