Blog Posts in 2018

Southern Regional earns Gold Standard Accolade for Resuscitation Quality Improvement
Nov 16, 2018

RQI Partners and the American Heart Association honored Southern Regional Medical Center with their Gold Standard Award for the hospital’s commitment to quality by implementing RQI (resuscitation quality improvement) as their standard ...

Southern Regional Earns Milestone 8 Hospital Designation
Nov 2, 2018

Southern Regional Medical Center has earned Georgia Hospital Association’s HRET (Health Research and Education Trust Hospital) Improvement and Innovation Network designation of a Milestone 8 Hospital. Earning this designation is a reflection of ...

National Study: Southern Regional Medical Center is Five-Star Recipient for Hip Fracture Treatment
Oct 25, 2018

Southern Regional Medical Center is 5-star rated for Hip Fracture Treatment outcomes according to a study released by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. This achievement is part of ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...