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CareFIRST Carolina, CareSouth Carolina give $25,000 in support to FMU in honor of Archie Tim Brown

CareFIRST Carolina, CareSouth Carolina give $25,000 in support to FMU in honor of Archie Tim Brown

February 7th 2023

The CareFIRST Carolina Foundation and CareSouth Carolina presented Francis Marion University (FMU) with the first of many annual support gifts, a total of $25,000, through the Archie TIM Brown Master of Science in Nursing — Family Nurse Practitioner Scholarship.

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Tim Brown Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser raises $15,000

Tim Brown Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser raises $15,000

January 23rd 2023

The CareFirst Carolina Foundation, in partnership with CareSouth Carolina (CSC) and Francis Marion University (FMU), hosted a fundraising event January 12, that raised $15,000. That money will go toward providing two $1,000 scholarships to students earning a bachelor of science in nursing degree annually, and one full tuition scholarship, approximately $38,000, will be given to a student enrolled in the master of science in nursing-family nurse practitioner program at the University.

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December 2022 - Employee of the Month

December 2022 - Employee of the Month

January 19th 2023

Congratulations to Florea Scott, CareSouth Carolina's December 2022 Employee of the Month! Ms. Florea has been employed with CareSouth Carolina since July of 2011. She works in our Society Hill, Rosa Lee Gerald location as a Medical Office Assistant/Receptionist. If you know Ms. Florea, she always has a smile on her face and is the most sweetest caring person you could ever meet. Thank you Florea for a Job Well Done! Congratulations!!!!!

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CareSouth Carolina Welcomes New School-Based Counselor

CareSouth Carolina Welcomes New School-Based Counselor

January 4th 2023

Tabitha Hennagan, a Licensed Professional Counselor, has joined the CareSouth Carolina team of Behavioral Health professionals. She is a school-based counselor who sees students enrolled at McColl Elementary/Middle School.

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Tim Brown Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser

January 4th 2023

The CareFirst Carolina Foundation, in partnership with CareSouth Carolina (CSC) and Francis Marion University (FMU), is hosting a fundraising event on January 12, from 6:30 – 8 p.m. at the Francis Marion University Freshwater Ecology Center to raise money for the Tim Brown Memorial Scholarship.

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Free Prescription Delivery Available to Chesterfield and Cheraw Area Residents

January 4th 2023

Free Prescription Delivery Available to Chesterfield and Cheraw Area Residents

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Tim Brown Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser

Tim Brown Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser

January 3rd 2023

Tim Brown Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser Virtual Auction is now LIVE! You are welcome to start bidding! If you would like to attend the event on January 12, 2023, you can purchase tickets for $50 each by calling 843-339-1920 or by emailing Mark Sobiski at mark.sobiski@caresouth-carolina.com.

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November 2022 Employee of the Month - Dana Steen, FNP-C

November 2022 Employee of the Month - Dana Steen, FNP-C

January 3rd 2023

Congratulations to Dana Steen, FNP-C, our November 2022 Employee of the Month! Dana has been employed with CSC since November of 2021 as a Nurse Practitioner in our Chesterfield Office. Dana your willingness to help “outside of your job” does not go unnoticed. You are a great example of putting your patients FIRST!!! Job Well Done!!! Congratulations!!!!

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CareSouth Carolina welcomes new provider to its Latta office

CareSouth Carolina welcomes new provider to its Latta office

January 3rd 2023

Certified Family Nurse Practitioner Sharonda Legette has joined the CareSouth Carolina team of providers and will be seeing patients at out Latta location.

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Closed January 16, 2023

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Closed January 16, 2023

January 3rd 2023

All CareSouth Carolina offices will be closed on Monday, January 16, 2023 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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Goins named 2022 Employee of the Year

Goins named 2022 Employee of the Year

December 21st 2022

CareSouth Carolina names Ultrasound Technologist Cysandra Goins 2022 Employee of the Year

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Hartsville Saturday Clinic Closed on Dec. 24 & 31

Hartsville Saturday Clinic Closed on Dec. 24 & 31

December 19th 2022

Hartsville Saturday Clinic will be closed on Dec. 24 & 31.

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CareSouth Carolina presents Palmetto Care Connections with Annual Partnership Award

CareSouth Carolina presents Palmetto Care Connections with Annual Partnership Award

December 19th 2022

Each year CareSouth Carolina presents an award to an organization or individual in our community with whom it partners in various capacities. This year’s recipient was Palmetto Care Connections (PCC), a non-profit telehealth network that assists healthcare providers in connecting rural and underserved South Carolinians to quality services through broadband, technology and telehealth programs.

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CareSouth Carolina Holiday Closings

CareSouth Carolina Holiday Closings

December 8th 2022

CareSouth Carolina will close for the Holidays on the following dates: Friday, December 23, 2022 - Monday, December 26, 2022 - Monday, January 2, 2023

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Giving Tuesday - November 29, 2022

Giving Tuesday - November 29, 2022

November 29th 2022

Today is #GivingTuesday! CareFIRST Carolina is an independent supporting foundation dedicated to financially supporting the mission of CareSouth Carolina. Together, we provide and improve access to health and support services to those who need them most. It is the first regional foundation to focus on improving the access and the quality of primary health care in the Pee Dee region of South Carolina. A donation to CareFIRST Carolina is directed toward two basic categories: improving access to care for those in need and improving the health of people in care. We are building a healthier community and serving as the catalyst for improving the system of care. To give, go to the CareFirst Carolina section on our website! https://www.caresouth-carolina.com/carefirst-foundation

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October 2022 Employee of the Month - Staci Cassidy

October 2022 Employee of the Month - Staci Cassidy

November 23rd 2022

Congratulations to Staci Cassidy, she is CareSouth Carolina's October 2022 Employee of the Month! Staci has been with CareSouth Carolina since September of 2021 as a Telehealth Nurse Practitioner. She has truly touched the lives of many of our patients and we are grateful to have an AWESOME PROVIDER. Staci , THANK YOU for all of your hard work and dedication!! Congratulations!!!!! #caresouthcarolina #welcomehometobetterhealth

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Happy Nurse Practitioner Week - November 13-19, 2022

Happy Nurse Practitioner Week - November 13-19, 2022

November 17th 2022

Join us as we recognize National Nurse Practitioner Week and highlight all of the wonderful things these professionals do. "I can not say enough about the importance of Nurse Practitioners to CareSouth Carolina," said CareSouth Carolina CEO Ann Lewis. "Over my years at CSC, I have witnessed the extraordinary accomplishments of our NPs - stepping up to meet patient needs with compassion, commitment and outstanding skills."

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CareSouth Carolina presented with Award at 10th Annual Telehealth Summit

CareSouth Carolina presented with Award at 10th Annual Telehealth Summit

November 16th 2022

CareSouth Carolina was presented the Telehealth Program of Excellence Award at the 10th Annual Telehealth Summit in Charleston on November 9-10. On hand to receive the award were ROADS Telehealth Provider Staci Cassidy and Associate Medical Director Jeri Andrews. The award was presented by S.C. Lt. Governor Pamela Evette (right). CareSouth Carolina was nominated for the award for our expansion of school based telehealth services.

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Jaquetta Graham named Community Health Worker of the Year

Jaquetta Graham named Community Health Worker of the Year

November 16th 2022

CareSouth Carolina Family Support Service (FSS) Program Coordinator Jaquetta Graham has been named the Community Health Worker of the Year by the South Carolina Community Health Worker Association.

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All CareSouth Carolina Offices Closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday

November 15th 2022

All CareSouth Carolina offices will be closed on Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25 for the Thanksgiving holiday. #caresouthcarolina #welcomehometobetterhealth

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CareSouth Carolina Hosting an Open Enrollment Kickoff Event

CareSouth Carolina Hosting an Open Enrollment Kickoff Event

November 8th 2022

Representatives from CareSouth Carolina will be on hand at the Bennettsville Center, located at 999 Cheraw St. in Bennettsville on Saturday, November 12, 2022, to help those who don’t have insurance or need help getting coverage.

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August 2022 Employees of the Month

August 2022 Employees of the Month

October 27th 2022

Congratulations to Crystal Perdue and Tiffany Small on being CareSouth Carolina's August 2022 Employees of the Month!!!!! Crystal has been employed with CareSouth Carolina since August of 2006 & Tiffany Small has been employed with CareSouth Carolina since July of 2018. Both of these ladies are a great asset to our Human Resources and this showed during our Joint Commission Survey. You ladies took charge! We cannot THANK YOU ENOUGH for your hard work and dedication! Congratulations!!!!!!!

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September 2022 Employee of the Month

September 2022 Employee of the Month

October 27th 2022

Congratulations to Santrice Hailey on being CareSouth Carolina's September 2022 Employee of the Month!!! Santrice has been employed with CareSouth Carolina since December of 2004 and she has held many roles. Recently, she became Director of Administrative Services and regardless of her title she is still willing to help when there is a shortage. Her hard work and dedication is not unnoticed! Congratulations, Santrice!!!!!!!

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CareSouth Carolina welcomes Nichelle Bivens, LMSW, to Bennettsville

CareSouth Carolina welcomes Nichelle Bivens, LMSW, to Bennettsville

October 26th 2022

CareSouth Carolina welcomes Nichelle Bivens, LMSW, to Bennettsville

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CareSouth Carolina hosts Ribbon Cutting Ceremony in Bishopville

CareSouth Carolina hosts Ribbon Cutting Ceremony in Bishopville

October 26th 2022

CareSouth Carolina hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony at noon Wednesday, October 26, 2022, at the organization’s first Community Resource Center and Food Bank. The building, located at 106 Hospital Square, Bishopville, S.C., formerly served as Dr. Leon E. Hunt’s medical office.

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CareSouth Carolina is now offering COVID-19 Bivalent Booster Doses for children ages 5 -11

CareSouth Carolina is now offering COVID-19 Bivalent Booster Doses for children ages 5 -11

October 25th 2022

CareSouth Carolina is now offering COVID-19 Bivalent Booster Doses for children ages 5 -11

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CareSouth Carolina Associate Medical Director Jeri Andrews serves as Panelist

CareSouth Carolina Associate Medical Director Jeri Andrews serves as Panelist

October 21st 2022

CareSouth Carolina Associate Medical Director Jeri Andrews was chosen once more to serve as a panelist for the Viana McCown Lectureship at the University of South Carolina’s College of Nursing.

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CareSouth Carolina has Flu Vaccine Available

CareSouth Carolina has Flu Vaccine Available

October 10th 2022

Flu Season is here and CareSouth is ready with vaccines

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TIm Brown, MSN, FNP-BC Honored at Unveiling Ceremony

TIm Brown, MSN, FNP-BC Honored at Unveiling Ceremony

October 5th 2022

A private ceremony was held at the Latta site on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, to unveil a commemorative portrait and shadowbox containing several of Brown's personal items.

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CareSouth Carolina Featured in SC ETV House Calls: Healthcare in the Digital Age

September 23rd 2022

SC ETV aired House Calls: Healthcare in the Digital Age at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2022. CareSouth Carolina Associate Medical Director Jeri Andrews is featured in the documentary. Join us as we celebrate National Telehealth Awareness Week this week.

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CareSouth Carolina Featured on SC ETV

September 20th 2022

CareSouth Carolina will be featured on SC ETV in House Calls: Healthcare in the Digital Age on Wednesday, September 21st at 7:00PM. This documentary will take you on a deep dive into the telehealth world and how we are using technology to visit patients virtually.

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CareSouth Carolina Hosted Run2Care 5K Saturday

CareSouth Carolina Hosted Run2Care 5K Saturday

September 19th 2022

CareSouth Carolina hosted a 5K Run/Walk at 8 a.m. Saturday, September 17, 2022. Proceeds will benefit the CareFirst Carolina Foundation.

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CareSouth welcomes new provider

CareSouth welcomes new provider

September 6th 2022

CareSouth Carolina welcomes Dr. Catherine Compton to its Bishopville office

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July 2022 Employee of the Month

July 2022 Employee of the Month

September 1st 2022

Everyone please join CareSouth Carolina in congratulating Cysandra Goins on being our July 2022 Employee of the Month! Cysandra has been employed with CareSouth Carolina since May of 2016 as an Ultrasound Technician. She is very compassionate and loves her job. Most of all, she is not afraid to speak up when it comes to the health of any of her patients. Cysandra, it took you speaking up that saved someone’s life. Thank you Cysandra for a JOB WELL DONE!!! Congratulations!!!!!

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Biester & Caskey Voted Best of Chesterfield

August 31st 2022

Congratulations to two of our awesome CareSouth Carolina employees who were voted BEST OF CHESTERFIELD! Thank you to everyone who voted Dr. Biester for Best Family Doctor and Emily Caskey, PharmD as Friendliest Pharmacist! Two great people who really care about their patients!

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Closed for Labor Day, September 5th

August 29th 2022

All CareSouth Carolina offices will be closed on Monday, September 5th.

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Cheraw Groundbreaking Ceremony held

Cheraw Groundbreaking Ceremony held

August 26th 2022

A groundbreaking ceremony was held in Cheraw at the site of CareSouth's newest location, slated to open December of 2023

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Heart of a Health Center 2022

August 23rd 2022

Health centers meet people where they are, whether that’s at the door of a health center, in a school, or out in the community. Watch the video & join us in celebrating Community Health Center Heroes!

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What is a Community Healthcare Center?

August 23rd 2022

Do you really know what Community Healthcare Centers do in our communities? Watch this short video to learn more.

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Monoclonal IV Therapy - Closing at 12 Noon Aug. 25

August 23rd 2022

Monoclonal Antibody IV Therapy at our CSC Hartsville office, located at 1268 S. Fourth Street will CLOSE AT 12 NOON ON Thursday, Aug. 25 , 2022

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Some offices Closed Due to Staff Meeting - August 17

August 12th 2022

The Medical Offices and Pharmacies in Cheraw, Hartsville, McColl, Latta and Lake View will be closed on Wed. August 17, 2022 For A Staff Meeting.

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Some offices Closed Due to Staff Meeting - August 18

August 12th 2022

The Medical Offices and Pharmacies in Chesterfield, Bennettsville (ALL), Society Hill, Dillon, and Bishopville will be closed on Thurs. August 18, 2022 For A Staff Meeting.

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Hartsville Pharmacy Celebrates with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Hartsville Pharmacy Celebrates with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

August 11th 2022

CareSouth Carolina and CSC Community Pharmacy held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at noon Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022.

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SC Governor Henry McMaster issues a Proclamation in honor of National Healthcare Center Week

August 8th 2022

SC Governor Henry McMaster honors the important role community healthcare centers like CareSouth Carolina play in the lives of South Carolinians

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National Community Health Center Week observed  Aug. 7-13

National Community Health Center Week observed Aug. 7-13

August 8th 2022

National Community Health Center Week observed Aug. 7-13

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CareSouth Carolina awarded an Outreach and Enrollment Grant worth more than $600,000

CareSouth Carolina awarded an Outreach and Enrollment Grant worth more than $600,000

August 1st 2022

CareSouth Carolina awarded an Outreach and Enrollment Grant worth more than $600,000

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CareSouth Carolina welcomes new Family Nurse Practitioner to Dillon Center

CareSouth Carolina welcomes new Family Nurse Practitioner to Dillon Center

August 1st 2022

CareSouth Carolina welcomes Family Nurse Practitioner Haley Jones to Dillon Center

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August is National Immunization Awareness Month

August is National Immunization Awareness Month

August 1st 2022

August is National Immunization Awareness Month

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Catherine Compton joins the CareSouth Carolina team

Catherine Compton joins the CareSouth Carolina team

August 1st 2022

Dr. Catherine Compton is the newest member of the CareSouth Carolina family

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Back to School Bash

Back to School Bash

July 30th 2022

On Saturday, July 30, CareSouth Carolina gave out free back to school supplies to 300 children at the Dillon Wellness Center, located at 1647 Commerce Drive, Dillon, S.C.

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