Our Clinical Facilities
The Tidelands Health MUSC Family Medicine Residency Center
The Tidelands Health board of trustees has committed $11 million to a brand new, state-of-the-art family medicine education and clinical center just for the residency program located 10 minutes from Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital.
The building is custom designed with the specific needs of the family medicine residency program, and that of the family medicine residents, in mind.
This facility will have 24 exam rooms, teaching and lounge space for residents, a garden for staff and residents to enjoy, a labyrinth for meditation and much more.
Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital
Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital delivers high-quality health care to the people of Georgetown, Horry and surrounding counties. The 167-bed hospital has been recognized by CareChex as one of the nation’s Top 10 percent hospitals for medical excellence in overall medical care in 2017. Tidelands Waccamaw also holds Joint Commission certifications in childbirth and joint replacement and is an advanced primary stroke center.
Tidelands Waccamaw offers a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services, including 24-hour emergency care, critical care and general medical and surgical services. Tidelands Waccamaw Rehabilitation Hospital, the region's only inpatient rehabilitation hospital, is located inside Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital.
MUSC Children's Health
An integral part of the Medical University of South Carolina, MUSC Children's Health is dedicated to enhancing the health of children throughout South Carolina, and to providing an environment that supports excellence in pediatric patient care, teaching and research. Our employees believe that children have special needs for everything from their medicines and the size of their beds to special care that only specially trained pediatric professionals can provide.
We pride ourselves in our dedication to provide a broad educational experience in all aspects of pediatric medicine through the MUSC Department of Pediatrics. Our commitment to research leads to discoveries that will make a difference in the lives of children and generations to come. By doing what we do best, MUSC Children's Hospital hopes to help kids do what they do best - be kids without a care in the world.
Tidelands Community Care Network
Tidelands Community Care Network is a regional collaborative comprised of faith communities, human service providers, health educators, state agencies and primary care and specialty care providers. In partnership with Access Health South Carolina and The Duke Endowment, Tidelands Community Care Network was created to help uninsured adults ages 19 to 64 access timely medical care.
Thanks to Tidelands Community Care Network, more adults in the Tidelands region are receiving timely preventive, diagnostic and procedural care than ever before.
Tidelands Waccamaw Community Care at Socastee
The board-certified physicians at Tidelands Waccamaw Community Care specialize in family medicine and provide comprehensive care to patients of all ages. Treatment ranges from preventive care to managing chronic and complex conditions. Services include preventive care, chronic disease managament and annual physicals. This is the home practice to core faculty member Dr. Steven Meixel.
Residents will be practicing at Tidelands Waccamaw Community Care in Socastee during the first six months of the first year of our residency program.
NHC HealthCare, Garden City, is a 148 bed skilled nursing center providing a wide array of therapeutic and rehabilitative services. Each patient is evaluated by a team of health care professionals who design a program tailored to meet the individual's specific needs. This comprehensive plan results in optimum health benefits for the individual.