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SGMC Opens Hybrid Operating Room


The Dasher Heart Center at South Georgia Medical Center in Valdosta has unveiled a state-of-the-art operating room that takes the treatment of vascular and endovascular patients to the next level

SGMC Receives Red Hats from Grateful Patient


Patricia Sharpe donated dozens of red hats to be given to babies delivered at South Georgia Medical Center’s Birthplace.

Jones Named SGMC Hero


SGMC Assistant Administrator of Communications and Public Affairs Johnny Ball presented Director of Educational Services Pam Jones with the February Hospital Hero Award at the Board of Directors meeting.

Be Dave Brave Foundation Donates Gift to SGMC Foundation


Be Dave Brave Foundation made a $1,500 contribution to SGMC Foundation to benefit the Partnership Cancer Fund (PCF).

Sayre Honored with SGMC DAISY Award


South Georgia Medical Center presented Ivelisse Sayre with the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses for February.

Tooley Recognized as Hospital Hero


The Hospital Authority of Valdosta and Lowndes County, GA named Sandra Tooley as a Hospital Hero for January.

SGMC Celebrates February Heart Health Month


February is Heart Health Month and South Georgia Medical Center is celebrating National Wear Red Day and hosting several lunch and learns to promote awareness of heart disease throughout our region.

SGMC Earns AABB Accreditation


South Georgia Medical Center has been granted American Association of Blood Banks (AABB) accreditation for transfusion activities.

SGMC Pearlman Cancer Center to Host Yoga Event


The Pearlman Cancer Center at South Georgia Medical Center will host a free yoga class for cancer patients, survivors and caregivers on Jan. 9 from 5:30-6:30pm in the cancer center lobby.

SGMC Announces Next Steps in Cardiology Program


South Georgia Medical Center has employed three experienced, board-certified cardiologists to operate its new SGMC Cardiology practice beginning on January 8, 2018.

SGMC Volunteer Auxiliary presents stockings to newborns during Christmas week


South Georgia Medical Center’s Volunteer Auxiliary presents a Christmas stocking and santa hat to Nathaniel Ryan McWaters, son of Ryan and Ashlie.

Jones Receives DAISY Nursing Recognition


South Georgia Medical Center named Alicia Jones, LPN at the SGMC Dogwood Senior Health Center as December’s DAISY winner for excellence in nursing.

SGMC Hosts Groundbreaking for Dogwood Cafe


SGMC Lanier Campus recently hosted a groundbreaking for the new Dogwood Cafe in Lakeland.

GA Power Foundation Grants $10,000 Gift to the SGMC Foundation


Georgia Power Foundation donated $10,000 to the South Georgia Medical Center Foundation on Thursday to support its Commit to Innovate Campaign.

SGMC Implements New EHR Across System


On Nov. 1, South Georgia Medical Center (SGMC) went live enterprise-wide with Epic’s Inpatient and Ambulatory Electronic Health Record (EHR).

SGMC PR Campaign Wins Target Award


The Georgia Society for Healthcare Marketing and Public Relations awarded South Georgia Medical Center with the Patient/Customer Relations Silver Award.

Hospital Authority Recognizes Heroes


The Hospital Authority of Valdosta Lowndes County recognized individuals as the November Hospital Heroes for their quick response to establish and staff a child care center for the children of employees working during Hurricane Irma.

VSU Students Donate Blankets to Cancer Patients


Valdosta State University Sociology Group members Sarah Williams, Erin Galbreath, Syesha Tagoe, Walker Lee and Nora Brown get in the holiday spirit by delivering blankets to patients at South Georgia Medical Center’s Pearlman Cancer Center.

SGMC Recognizes Employee Veterans


SGMC held a special recognition ceremony on Friday, Nov. 10 to honor employees who have served in the military. More than hundred employees and volunteers have served in various fields.

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