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The Tidelands Health Newsroom

Published on January 06, 2016

Donate blood Jan. 8 at Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital drive

Jan. 5, 2016

Let the giving continue. Give the gift of life Friday, Jan. 8, at Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital’s blood first blood drive of the New Year.

Members of the community can donate blood between the hours of 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Tidelands Health Conference Center, (formerly Wachesaw Conference Center), located on Riverwood Drive across from the hospital.

Appointments will take priority, but walk-ins are welcome. Appointments can be made by calling 843-652-1135. Online registration can be done at

In addition to having a valid ID, blood donors must be healthy, be at least 17 years old and weigh a minimum of 110 pounds.


Tidelands Health is the region’s largest health care provider and MUSC Health affiliate, serving the Carolinas at four hospitals and more than 60 outpatient locations. More than 2,500 employee, physician and volunteer partners work side by side with our communities to transform the health of our region – promoting wellness, preventing illness, encouraging recovery and restoring health.