Central SC is home to outstanding hospitals and healthcare resources to keep you and your family healthy and cared for.
Healthcare in Columbia, SC is bolstered by four major hospital systems. Among these is Lexington Medical Center, No. 2 in South Carolina by U.S. News & World Report, the Wm. Jennings Bryan Dorn V.A. medical center, MUSC Health Columbia Medical Center Downtown, and Prisma Health Children’s Hospital.
Beyond Columbia’s healthcare facilities, Central SC is home to the Regional Medical Center of Orangeburg/Calhoun Counties, McLeod Health Clarendon, MUSC Health Kershaw Medical Center, Newberry County Memorial Hospital, free-standing emergency rooms such as MUSC Health Fairfield Emergency and Imaging, and more.
Looking for a job in life sciences, pharma, healthcare or biotech? Central SC is home to globally-recognized brands like Nephron Pharmaceuticals, Cardinal Health, DPX Technologies, The Ritedose Corp (TRC), Rhythmlink, and Surgiform Technology.
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Central Carolina Technical College announced that it has earned the 2023-2024 Military Friendly® School designation in the Gold level. Institutions earning the Military Friendly® School designation were evaluated using both public data sources and responses from a proprietary survey. More than 1,800 schools participated in the 2022-2023 survey with 530 schools earning level designations in […]
Every day when Joann Turnquist comes to work at the First Base Building in Columbia’s BullStreet District, she sees something different outside her windows. Turnquist, president and CEO of the Central Carolina Community Foundation, a Midlands nonprofit, has been a tenant at BullStreet since 2019, and she has been able to witness the daily growth […]