Blog Posts in 2019

Southern Regional to host RN Career Hiring Fair on June 26
Jun 20, 2019

Southern Regional Medical Center is hosting an RN Career Fair Hiring Event on Wednesday, June 26, from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. The event will be held in the hospital’s Women’s Center Atrium. RN’s should bring their resumes to ...

Southern Regional receives Another Gold Quality Achievement Award
Jun 17, 2019

For the second time this month, Southern Regional Medical Center has been awarded a Gold Quality Achievement Award for exceptional care. The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association has honored the hospital with their Get With The ...

Southern Regional Medical Center receives Mission: Lifeline Gold Receiving Achievement Award
Jun 13, 2019

Southern Regional Medical Center has received the 2019 Mission: Lifeline® – STEMI Receiving Center – Gold Achievement Award Hospital, the highest-level award, for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the ...

The Center for Bariatrics & Healthy Weight
May 31, 2019

Southern Regional Medical Center is pleased to announce the official re-opening of The Center for Bariatrics and Healthy Weight on the Ground Floor of the Women’s Center on June 1. The Center’s focus is on providing patients with ...

Chief Operating Officer Named at Southern Regional
May 7, 2019

Southern Regional Medical Center has announced that Thomas Grondin, MBA, MHA, FACHE, has joined its leadership team as Chief Operating Officer. Tom brings 33 years of operational and healthcare leadership experience to this new position. ...

Southern Regional Medical Center honored with LifeLink of Georgia Platinum Award
Apr 15, 2019

On Tuesday, April 16, at 1:00 p.m., LifeLink of Georgia will recognize Southern Regional Medical Center with the Workplace Partnership for Life Platinum Award for the hospital’s commitment to saving lives through donation. Workplace Partnership ...

Karleena Tuggle, MD, Bariatric Surgeon, Joins Southern Regional Physician Management Group
Apr 2, 2019

Karleena R. Tuggle, MD, Bariatric Surgeon, has joined the Southern Regional Physician Management Group, LLC, in Riverdale, GA. Board-certified by the American Board of Surgery, Dr. Tuggle will serve as the Medical Director of Bariatric Surgery for ...

Southern Regional Accepting Application for 2019 Volunteen Program
Mar 27, 2019

Southern Regional Medical Center is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications for the 2019 summer Volunteen Program. The program offers Clayton County high school students, who are at least 16 years old, a hands-on opportunity to ...

A Healthier You: Weight Management with Diabetes Class Offered
Mar 15, 2019

A Healthier You, a free diabetes education program series at Southern Regional Medical Center, will host its second education program in March. Two one-hour sessions, entitled “Weight Management with Diabetes,” will be held – one on ...

Southern Regional Receives Advanced Primary Stroke Center Re-certification
Feb 6, 2019

Southern Regional Medical Center has received The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check mark for Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers. The ...

Southern Regional Opens Senior Behavioral Health Unit
Jan 29, 2019

Ribbon Cutting set for February 12 from 4:30 – 6 p.m. In response to the needs of the community, Southern Regional has opened a new 16-bed Senior Behavioral Health Unit. A secured unit, this service provides compassionate and engaging care for ...

Free Chronic Disease Self-Management Program
Jan 20, 2019

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 ...

RN: Walk In Wednesdays
Jan 20, 2019

Southern Regional hosting RN Walk in Wednesdays Southern Regional Medical Center is hosting RN Walk In Wednesdays throughout the year. Stop by the hospital between 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. any Wednesday for a same day interview. Southern Regional ...