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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.

Pearlman Cancer Center Receives Women’s Choice Award® as one of America’s Best Hospitals for Cancer Care for Fourth Consecutive Year


The Pearlman Cancer Center at South Georgia Medical Center has been named one of America’s Best Hospitals for Cancer Care for the fourth consecutive year by the Women’s Choice Award, America’s trusted referral source for the best in healthcare.

Cart Drivers Recognized as Hospital Heroes


The Hospital Authority of Valdosta Lowndes County Georgia recognized SGMC Pearlman Cancer Center Courtesy Cart Drivers Howard Brock, Jim Bowen and James Biles as Hospital Heroes on Wednesday.

Medics Reunited with Twins


South Georgia Medical Center Emergency Medical Services crew members received a special visit from twins they recently helped deliver.

Firefighter Recruits Train at SGMC


Eight members of the City of Valdosta’s Fire Department recruit class will spend two weeks training at South Georgia Medical Center as part of their Emergency Medical Technician course.

King Named Extraordinary Nurse at SGMC


Michaela King, chemo nurse in the Pearlman Cancer Center, has been named South Georgia Medical Center's DAISY Award recipient for October. The award is part of the international DAISY Foundation developed to recognize excellence in nursing.

SGMC recognized by US News & World Report


South Georgia Medical Center has earned a place in the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's roster of hospitals recognized for achievement in the Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke and Resuscitation quality programs.

SGMC Supports Special Olympics Through Physicals


SGMC physicians Drs. Cliff Thomas and Kyle Adams, along with nurses Cassaundra Conaway and Erica Tucker, provided physicals for more than 60 adults with specials needs on Wednesday at the Lowndes Advocacy Resource Center

Boost in Tax Credit Helps Rural Hospitals


Article by South Georgia Business Magazine on the Rural Hospital Tax Credit which both SGMC Lanier and Berrien Campuses qualify to benefit from.

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