Southern Regional Medical Center News

Southern Regional Announces New Chief Nursing Officer
Oct 12, 2018

Alene Lewis, MSN, MHA, BSN, RN, has taken the nursing lead at Southern Regional as the Chief Nursing Officer. She steps into this position with more than 35 years of hospital operations and nursing management experience in both large and medium-sized ...

Southern Regional Offers Mammogram Special throughout October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Sep 27, 2018

Once again, Southern Regional Medical Center will offer screening mammograms at a reduced price throughout October in celebration of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Women with high deductibles or without insurance will receive a Screening Mammogram ...

Southern Regional Recognized Nationally for Heart Attack Care
Sep 18, 2018

Southern Regional Medical Center has earned a place in the American Heart Association roster of hospitals recognized for Mission: Lifeline ® achievement. Mission: Lifeline ® is a program promoting quality treatment for STEMI (ST-elevation ...

Free Chronic Disease Self-Management Program
Aug 30, 2018

Free Chronic Disease Self-Management Program Offered at Southern Regional If you struggle with symptoms of chronic illness, there are coping skills you can learn that will help you enjoy a healthier lifestyle. Southern Regional Medical Center, in ...

Southern Regional Opens Intermediate Care Unit (IMCU)
Aug 1, 2018

Southern Regional Medical Center has opened a 17-bed Intermediate Care Unit (IMCU) to provide special medical and surgical care to seriously ill patients who are a step-down from intensive care status. This new unit supports the hospital’s ...

Cristian Carbuccia, MD, joins Physician Management Group
Jul 26, 2018

Dr. Cristian Carbuccia, Internal Medicine Cristian Carbuccia, MD, Internal Medicine, has joined South Atlanta Primary Care in Riverdale. Dr. Carbuccia is accepting new patients in his practice where he provides comprehensive medical care for adult ...

Southern Regional Medical Center receives Echocardiography Re-accreditation
Jun 18, 2018

Southern Regional Medical Center Cardiology Department has received an additional three-year term of accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) in Echocardiography in the area of Adult Transthoracic. The IAC grants ...

Southern Regional Among Nation's Top Performing Hospitals for Treatment of Heart Attack Patients
Jun 13, 2018

Hospital recipient of 2018 NCDR ACTION Registry Silver Performance Achievement Award Southern Regional Medical Center is one of only 96 hospitals nationwide to receive American College of Cardiology’s NCDR ACTION Registry Silver Performance ...

Southern Regional hosts Free Weight Loss Seminar
Jun 6, 2018

If you struggle with being overweight and want to take steps to improve your health and quality of life, then you should attend our FREE Weight Loss Seminar with Dr. Titus Duncan on Saturday, June 9. The seminar will be held in Southern Regional ...

Summer FREE 6-Week Diabetes Course
May 6, 2018

Summer Free 6-Week Diabetes Course at Southern Regional Medical Center Southern Regional Medical Center is hosting a summer FREE 6-Week Diabetes Program presented by Alliant Quality. Participants attend the sessions every Thursday from June 7 through ...

RN: Walk In Wednesdays
May 1, 2018

Southern Regional hosting RN Walk in Wednesdays Southern Regional Medical Center is hosting RN Walk In Wednesdays throughout May.Stop by the hospital between 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. any Wednesday (May 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30) for a same day interview. ...

Medical Stabilization Unit Opens for Patients Battling Addiction
Apr 12, 2018

Southern Regional adds New Medical Stabilization Unit Southern Regional Medical Center is now offering medical stabilization services to help people overcome withdrawal symptoms from drug and alcohol addictions through the New Vision™ medical ...

Prime Healthcare Foundation Announces Closing of $267 Million Series 2018 Bond Offerings
Jan 29, 2018

(Ontario, CA – January 25, 2018) – Prime Healthcare Foundation, a not-for-profit hospital system, announced the closing of $267 million in bond financing, the first ever such financing by the Foundation. Prime Healthcare Foundation owns ...

Lab Receives CAP Accreditation
Jan 15, 2018

Southern Regional Laboratory Receives CAP Accreditation The Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists has again awarded accreditation to the Southern Regional Medical Center Laboratory. Re-accreditation was based on results of a ...

Women's Center Receives Huggies Grant
Jan 10, 2018

Grant to support “No Baby Unhugged” Program Southern Regional Medical Center is one of four recipients to receive $10,000 grants from Huggies to support and establish a No Baby Unhugged program. The four hospitals – two in ...

Jinu Kamdar, MD, Named Surgical Medical Director and Joins Southern Regional Physician Management Group
Jan 2, 2018

Jinu Kamdar, MD, General Surgeon, has joined the Southern Regional Physician Management Group, LLC, in Riverdale, GA. Board-certified by American Board of Surgery, Dr. Kamdar will serve as the new Medical Director of General Surgery for Southern ...

Southern Regional Medical Center Receives ACC Chest Pain Center with PCI Accreditation
Dec 22, 2017

Southern Regional Medical Center Receives ACC Chest Pain Center with PCI Accreditation Hospital provides necessary care, resources to patients with heart attack symptoms The American College of Cardiology has recognized Southern Regional Medical ...

The Joint Commission has recognized Prime Healthcare hospitals as 2017 Pioneers in Quality™ Contributors
Dec 1, 2017

Prime Hospitals recognized for quality improvement in health care (Ontario, CA – November 16, 2017) –The Joint Commission has recognized Prime Healthcare as a Pioneer in Quality contributor. Prime hospitals have implemented new technology ...

New Medical Director for Emergency Department
Nov 6, 2017

Eugene Harris, III, MD, Announced as New Medical Director of Southern Regional Medical Center Emergency Services Role is part of new partnership with Legacy Physician Partners Southern Regional Medical Center has entered into a new partnership with ...

Mammogram Specials Offered for Breast Cancer Awareness
Sep 26, 2017

Southern Regional Offers Mammogram Special to Celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month Southern Regional Medical Center is offering reduced pricing on mammograms throughout the month of October in celebration of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Women ...

New Sleep Diagnostic Center Opens
Jul 12, 2017

Southern Regional Medical Center opens new Sleep Diagnostic Center Sleep disorders plague millions of people every day. In fact, the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) states that an estimated 50-70 million US adults have a sleep or ...

FREE Valet Parking at Southern Regional
Jun 16, 2017

Southern Regional Medical Center offers Free Valet Parking for patients and guests When patients and guests pull up to the Main Entrance of Southern Regional Medical Center they can opt to have an attendant park their car for free. The new Free Valet ...

3D Mammography is Latest Diagnostic Addition
Jun 12, 2017

Southern Regional Medical Center adds 3D Mammography for breast imaging Southern Regional Medical Center announced that it has added 3D Tomosynthesis – three-dimensional mammography technology – to improve critical patient care for early ...