Lonnie Harris and Tyler Allen, phlebotomists in South Georgia Medical Center’s Emergency Department were named Hospital Heroes at the Hospital Authority of Valdosta Lowndes County GA Board of Directors meeting on Wednesday.
South Georgia Medical Center in Valdosta was ranked third in Georgia in the Large Hospital category for 2016 by Georgia Trend magazine.
The Hospital Authority of Valdosta and Lowndes County, GA recognized Julie Hodges and Sara Alford as the December Hospital Heroes at its monthly board meeting.
South Georgia Medical Center was among a select group of hospitals nationwide recognized for promoting enrollment in state organ donor registries in a national Workplace Partnership for Life Hospital Campaign, sponsored by the US Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration. Since 2011 the campaign has added 400,000 donor enrollments nationwide.
South Georgia Medical Center’s Lanier and Berrien Campuses were among a select group of hospitals nationwide recognized for promoting enrollment in state organ donor registries in a national Workplace Partnership for Life Hospital Campaign, sponsored by the US Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration.
Ansleigh Bennett received the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses at South Georgia Medical Center for December.
South Georgia Medical Center’s Volunteer Auxiliary presented its first Christmas stocking and Santa hat on Friday, Dec. 16 to newborn girl Felicity Lindaman, daughter of Andrew and Alexis.
Four local students received Tablet Fires from South Georgia Medical Center on Wednesday for their award-winning smoking prevention essays.
The holidays are a time to honor and memorialize friends and family. SGMC invites the public to attend its first Love Light candle ceremonies at South Georgia Medical Center in Valdosta, Dec. 8 at 6 pm, and SGMC Lanier Campus in Lakeland, Dec. 13 at 6pm.
South Georgia Medical Center named Richard Huth administrator of its Berrien and Lanier Campuses located in Nashville and Lakeland, Georgia.
SGMC recently honored 213 long-term employees for a collective 3,575 years of faithful service to our patients and community. These employees were recognized for 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, and 40 years of continuous service.
Becky Thompson, Registered Nurse on 3 West at South Georgia Medical Center, received The DAISY Award For Extraordinary Nurses for November.
Miranda Pruitt, Emergency Department Charge Nurse at SGMC Lanier Campus, received The DAISY Award For Extraordinary Nurses for October.
Pam Jones was recently promoted to Director of Educational Services at South Georgia Medical Center.
Toni Quimby has taken the position as Director of Quality Improvement/Patient Safety at South Georgia Medical Center.