Blog Posts in 2019

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Southern Regional holds emergency preparedness drill with support of local emergency responders
Aug 14, 2019

On Wednesday, August 14, Southern Regional Medical Center held an Emergency Drill as a learning exercise for hospital employees and county response teams. The event was carried out in cooperation with Clayton County Board of Health; Clayton County ...

Southern Regional is part of regional system award recognizing care for heart attacks
Aug 9, 2019

In a year that has seen Southern Regional Medical Center earn two Gold Awards for heart attack and stroke care, the hospital has received yet another accolade from the American Heart Association – the Mission: Lifeline® Regional STEMI ...

The Wellness Weigh - Weight Loss Support Group Scheduled
Aug 6, 2019

The Center for Bariatrics and Healthy Weight at Southern Regional Medical Center has launched a new weight loss support group – The Wellness Weigh – to help patients keep on track. Each support group session will focus on a specific ...

Free Weight Loss Seminar Scheduled
Aug 5, 2019

Struggling with being overweight and want to take steps to improve your health and quality of life? Consider attending a FREE Weight Loss Seminar offered by Southern Regional’s Center for Bariatrics and Healthy Weight. The seminar will be held ...

Southern Regional acquires latest in endoscopy system technology
Jun 27, 2019

Southern Regional Medical Center has installed new GI Scopes – the Olympus EVIS EXERA III video endoscopy system – in its GI/Endoscopy Lab offering patients access to the latest, state-of-the-art equipment on the market today. This ...

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 ...

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