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The Tidelands Health Newsroom

Published on February 18, 2010

Georgetown Memorial Hospital Named QRCR Hospital

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Georgetown, SCGeorgetown Memorial Hospital has again been named a Quality Respiratory hospital by the American Association for Respiratory Care.

Georgetown Memorial earned this distinction by providing quality respiratory care services to their patients and community. The Quality Respiratory Care Recognition (QRCR) program began in 2003 to help patients identify facilities who use qualified respiratory therapists in providing respiratory care for asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, cystic fibrosis, and other disorders.  GMH will be listed as a QRCR hospital on the American Association for Respiratory Care website at


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