Life Sciences & Healthcare

Be the Lifeline of Your Community

Thanks to a rich manufacturing history, our Region is home to innovative biotech and pharmaceutical companies producing life-saving medicines and devices, while six regional hospitals – Lexington Medical Center, Prisma Health, Providence Health, Regional Medical Center, MUSC Medical Center Kershaw, and Newberry Hospital – provide opportunities for those called to care. Home to major medical insurers like BlueCross BlueShield of SC and a growing list of health-related facilities, a career in life sciences & healthcare in Central SC can be varied and exciting. Is caring for others in your DNA? Explore career paths below to discover your most rewarding role yet.

Pharmacy Technician

Assist pharmacists in the preparation and distribution of medications, maintain the drug inventory, and maintain patient and pharmacy records.

Certified Nursing Assistant

Help patients with direct health care needs, under the supervision of a nurse. This can include feeding patients, documenting their food/liquid intake, checking vital signs and more.

Notable Employers

From pharmaceutical manufacturers to direct patient care facilities, Central SC employers are at the heart of South Carolina.

DPX logo
Prisma Health logo
Nephron Pharmaceuticals corporation logo
IMCS logo
Lexington Medical Center logo
Newberry County Memorial Hospital logo
Providence Health Services logo
Regional Medical Center logo
The Ritedose Corporation logo
Secret Laboratories logo

Browse Industries

Interested in learning more about Central SC’s key industries? Look through our industries to discover your path.

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