South County Health News

Wound Care nurse honored with DAISY Award

Wound Care nurse honored with DAISY Award

Published 12/22/2016

The DAISY Award is part of an international program that rewards and celebrates the extraordinary clinical skill and compassionate care given by nurses every day.

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.