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 MUSC Health – Orangeburg, 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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COLUMBIA, S.C. (Oct. 5, 2023 | South Carolina Department of Commerce) – West Fraser, one of the largest timber producers in North America, today announced it is growing its Newberry County sawmill operations with its third expansion in 10 years. The $17.7 million investment will create 30 new jobs. Founded by three brothers in 1955, West […]
ORANGEBURG COUNTY, S.C. — Three of South Carolina’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) will be involved in a nationwide project that has been awarded $10 million from the US Department of Energy. The Second life sMARt sysTems (SMART) project will work to solve the problem of the growing stockpile of electric vehicle lithium-ion batteries by […]