Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Health

The combined practice will fly the Carolina Cataract & Laser Center flag and operate at six locations in the Lowcountry. (Photo/DepositPhotos)
Mar 1, 2024

Pair of Charleston area eye care practices merge

The merger puts the practice in business at six locations …

A rendering shows the proposed Trident Health System's proposed hospital in John's Island. (Rendering/Trident Health Center)
Feb 27, 2024

Trident Medical Center in Charleston names new CEO

The executive, who will also serve as Trident Medical Center's CEO, joins Trident Health from Methodist Hospital Stone Oak in San Antonio, Texas, where he served as CEO.

Feb 14, 2024

Why South Carolina’s health care industry faces a ‘watershed moment’

The U.S. health care system’s approach to healing and wellness is part of the …

Feb 14, 2024

Executive appointed to oversee Novant’s $2.4B investment in Mount Pleasant, 2 others

Jason Bernd appointed executive vice president over recent acquisitions in …

Feb 2, 2024

$2.4B deal buys 3 South Carolina hospitals, including Mount Pleasant facility

Three health care centers previously owned by a Dallas firm are being purchased by a Winston-Salem company …

Parker’s Kitchen, a national convenience store and food service company, recently celebrated a ribbon cutting for the new Gregory M. Parker Emergency Department at Roper St. Francis Healthcare in Charleston. (Photo/Parker's Kitchen)
Feb 2, 2024

Roper St. Francis marks largest gift ever with new Charleston projects

Officials celebrated the opening of a new emergency department at Roper St. Francis Healthcare in Charleston as a result of the gift.

Jan 17, 2024

FoodShare Berkeley County Increases Online Access to Reduce Food Insecurity

Berkeley County, SC- FoodShare Berkeley County received approval from the USDA Food and Nutrition Service to accept SNAP online for purchases of fruits and vegetables sold through its Fresh Food Box program. Launched in 2023, FoodShare Berkeley County (powered by Trident United Way) is a member of a state-wide network of FoodSha[...]

Jan 12, 2024

SHL Medical further strengthens vertical capabilities with the acquisition of US manufacturer Superior Tooling Inc.

Continuing its ambitious growth journey, SHL Medical has acquired Superior Tooling Inc., a Wake Forest, North Carolina-based manufacturing company specializing in plastic injection molds. The integration of Superior Tooling will strengthen the SHL’s inhouse manufacturing capabilities, particularly for its upcoming US manufactu[...]

Jan 10, 2024

Genesis Healthcare Celebrates Progress on Its State-of-the-Art Health Center in Walterboro

Excitement is building as construction progresses on Genesis Healthcare’s state-of-the-art health center in Walterboro. With the exterior walls now complete, the facility is set to receive its roof and distinctive brickwork in the coming weeks, bringing the vision of accessible healthcare closer to reality for the communit[...]

Jan 5, 2024

Charleston ENT & Allergy Welcomes Allergist Dr. Ari Zelig

Dr. Ari Zelig comes to Charleston from his hometown of Memphis, Tennessee. He looks forward to establishing long-term relationships with patients in the Lowcountry and improving their quality of life. He is board-certified in allergy and immunology as well as general pediatrics and treats patients of all ages with allergic and i[...]

Dec 27, 2023

South Carolina Agriculture Department to take over some food safety responsibilities

Long the purview of DHEC, the responsibility for some of South Carolina’s food safety programs will shift from the health department to the state Department of Agriculture at the start of the new fiscal year …

Dec 20, 2023

Prominent Well-being Leaders Launch Concept to Encourage Human Connection, Build Joy

According to a new Meta-Gallup survey, one out of every four adults has reported feeling very or fairly lonely. With 25 years of combined experience in executive leadership, coaching and development, Charleston trailblazers Gillian Zettler and Chandler Frisbie are on a mission to inject a sense of belonging and connection into t[...]