- Press Releases
March 29, 2023
The end of the federal public health emergency for COVID-19 means up to 300K people will lose their coverage over the next year
March 9, 2023
The month honors the amazing strides South Carolina’s hospitals and health systems have made in advancing care quality and patient safety.
February 22, 2023
A total of $35 million in grant money will be awarded for one-time infrastructure investments in specialized hospital-based emergency departments and observational units dedicated to behavioral health.
February 13, 2023
Online resource library aims to support adoption of effective strategies for prevention and treatment of opioid use disorder
February 8, 2023
Hospitals in South Carolina and across the country need to show staunch support by submitting comments in favor of the new Proposed Rule from CMS.
February 3, 2023
The campaign focuses on encouraging and empowering Black adults ages 35 to 54 to take small steps to reduce their risks for cardiovascular disease.
SCHA Supports Open Enrollment Phone Bank, Additional Efforts at Expanding Coverage Ahead of ACA Marketplace Deadline
January 6, 2023
SCHA will be co-hosting a phone bank on WIS where insurance brokers and agents to answer the phone calls and an interviewee to answer questions posed by the anchor live on television and social media streamed videos.
December 14, 2022
Since being named to his current position in July of 2020, Broome has demonstrated a commitment to a culture of safety and has proven to be a catalyst for a high-reliability revolution in his facility.
December 7, 2022
The SCHA Communications Team is celebrating Christmas early this year with a bevy of wins at the 2022 Carolinas Healthcare Public Relations and Marketing Society (CHPRMS) Wallie and Golden Tusk Awards and a coveted Gold Telly Award.
December 7, 2022
Aimed at creating widespread awareness of the “H is for Hiring” umbrella theme, this phase of the campaign focused on outdoor advertising, the USC-Clemson game, and social/digital platforms.
December 1, 2022
SCHA staff and board members will present the 2023 advocacy agenda, preview the legislative session, and share opportunities for members to engage in the process. As part of the event, participants will also elect new board officers and approve committee reports.
November 16, 2022
SCHA, member hospitals, and a network of partners are launching “H is for Hiring,” a statewide, multi-year campaign to meet South Carolina’s need for a stable, high-quality hospital and healthcare workforce.
November 7, 2022
SC hospitals continue to advance patient safety on their journey to Zero Harm.
November 6, 2022
In appreciation for all of the tremendous work South Carolina's hospital workforce puts in all year round, SCHA has secured several discount opportunities available to all hospital employees for the month of November.
October 5, 2022
The partnership will provide South Carolina's hospitals and health systems with actionable data to implement strategies to advance workplace safety and prevent acts of violence.
September 20, 2022
These new vaccines can make a difference in combatting both diseases.
September 13, 2022
The funding was made available under the USDA’s Gus Schumacher Nutrition Incentive Program (GusNIP) Produce Prescription Program, which provide financial and non-financial incentives to income-eligible individuals and families to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables to improve dietary health.
SCHA/NCHA Launches Carolinas Governance Series on Workforce Launches with New Certification Pathway for Trustees
September 7, 2022
Following the success of the Fall 2021 joint virtual series, NCHA and SCHA have created an expanded and robust certification pathway for hospital trustees, including both a Foundations certification and an advanced certification.
July 13, 2022
Puckett is the Corporate Director of Emergency Management at McLeod Health and a member of the SC Society for Healthcare Emergency Management (SCSHEM).
July 11, 2022
The application portal includes all 4 Zero Harm Awards and is built to be as painless and time-efficient as possible.