South County Health News

Cancer Center offers healing beyond medicine

Cancer Center offers healing beyond medicine

Published 12/07/2016

After a successful $6.5 million capital campaign and a year-long renovation of Read 1, a modern, fully integrated community cancer center was unveiled, providing a close-to-home alternative to patients in Washington County and surrounding areas.

South County Health awarded United Healthcare Path Excellence

South County Health awarded United Healthcare Path Excellence

Published 12/02/2016

The program annually recognizes physicians who meet certain performance-based criteria, including achieving or exceeding targets established by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for specific Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) measures.

South County Hospital scores another A for patient safety

South County Hospital scores another A for patient safety

Published 11/09/2016

For the fourth consecutive year, South County Hospital earned a Hospital Safety Score of “A” from The Leapfrog Group, an independent, non-profit organization committed to driving quality, safety and transparency in United States health systems.

Flu shot clinics held throughout South County

Flu shot clinics held throughout South County

Published 10/19/2016

Flu shot clinics offered at locations in Wakefield, North Kingstown, South Kingstown, Narragansett, East Greenwich, Matunuck, Charlestown, Westerly and Jamestown.