Tidelands Health, WBTW partner to offer COVID-19 vaccine phone bank to answer community’s questions
Tidelands Health physicians will be at WBTW on Thursday, Jan. 14, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. to take calls from viewers who have questions about the science, effectiveness and safety of the COVID-19 vaccine.
South Carolina National Guard arrives at Tidelands Health to help in administering the COVID-19 vaccine
Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital was the first in the state to welcome the National Guard to help with administering the COVID-19 vaccine to the growing list of eligible Phase 1a workers in our community requesting vaccination.
Tidelands Health to hire additional staff for mass vaccine effort
Tidelands Health is creating temporary staffing positions and seeking community help to carry out the massive public health initiative to administer COVID-19 vaccinations.
Georgetown County first responders begin receiving COVID-19 vaccine
Tidelands Health is working with four local fire-rescue departments to administer the COVID-19 vaccine to more than 50 first responders over the next week.
As local hospitalizations reach record levels, Tidelands Health urges community to celebrate the holidays safely
Three days before the Christmas holiday, the number of COVID-19 patients hospitalized at Tidelands Health has reached an all-time high – a spike likely attributable, at least in part, to Thanksgiving gatherings.
Tidelands Health administers first COVID-19 vaccinations to health care workers in Georgetown County
Cheers erupted in a conference room at Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital on Wednesday after the first COVID-19 vaccine went into the arm of a front-line health care worker.
Learn more about COVID-19 vaccines during virtual sessions with Tidelands Health experts this week
The health system is partnering with the Georgetown County Chamber of Commerce and Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce to offer the free educational sessions, “COVID-19 Vaccine: What You Need to Know.”
Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital again named a top hospital for nurses
The American Nurses Credentialing Center, a division of the American Nurses Association, redesignated Tidelands Waccamaw as a Pathway to Excellence hospital after a thorough review process.
Tidelands Health offering groundbreaking new treatment for high-risk COVID-19 patients
The not-for-profit health system is one of a just a dozen health care providers in the state to receive the investigational monoclonal antibody therapy bamlanivimab.
Tidelands Health community health expert selected as ambassador for statewide organization
Shawn Garrett spends his days – and many evenings – helping community members get the knowledge and resources they need to prevent diabetes, improve their parenting skills and live better lives through better health.