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Young patients receive around the clock attention UPDATED

Friday, April 10, 2015 9:36 a.m.

Step inside the pediatric intensive care unit at Summerville Medical Center (SMC) and take a look at the thoughtful, kid-friendly features. …

Trident Health Celebrates Employees at Annual Service Awards Banquet UPDATED

Saturday, March 28, 2015 12:08 p.m.

Five employees were recognized for 40 years of continuous, full-time service at Trident Health's annual Service Awards Banquet recently, while two …

Trident Health Recognizes Outstanding Individuals with HCA Awards of Distinction UPDATED

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 3:38 p.m.

Trident Health recently recognized nine individuals with the annual HCA Awards of Distinction both at Trident and Summerville Medical Centers. Six …

Enhanced ultrasound technology can help find cancer in dense breasts UPDATED

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 2:27 p.m.

At age 46, Lynda McLaine has already had several mammogram screenings to look for breast cancer. Somewhere along the way, she was told she had dense …

Ultrasound training helps physician spot thyroid cancer UPDATED

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 3:40 p.m.

Located at the front of your neck, beneath your voice box, the butterfly-shaped thyroid gland is just a little larger than a quarter when it's …

Summerville Medical Center Earns Bariatric Center of Excellence Designation UPDATED

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 3:30 p.m.

Summerville Medical Center and the Coastal Carolina Bariatric Center have earned national distinction as a comprehensive Bariatric Center of …

Faulk new Director of Marketing and Public Relations UPDATED

Friday, February 6, 2015 9:54 a.m.

Rebekah Faulk has been named director of Marketing & Public Relations for Trident Health.

Stingrays gear up for Pink in the Rink night UPDATED

Monday, February 2, 2015 9:00 a.m.

The South Carolina Stingrays will make a vivid wardrobe change Saturday, Feb. 21, as they gear up for the 9th Annual Pink in the Rink night at the …

Surgeon shaped by role as 'trauma czar' in Afghanistan UPDATED

Monday, January 19, 2015 11:09 p.m.

War in Afghanistan may technically be over for the United States and NATO, but Trident Health surgeon Dr. Chris Hults still has fresh memories of …

New Procedure Can Relieve Sinusitis

Wednesday, December 31, 2014 2:21 p.m.

Someone with sinus problems may have a hard time believing that sinuses do an important job when they create mucus. But mucus keeps the nose from …

Take a proactive approach to holiday treats for kids UPDATED

Monday, December 22, 2014 12:08 p.m.

These days, children's visions of holiday treats go far beyond sugar plums, and there's often plenty of candy, desserts and other high-calorie …

DAISY Award recognizes extraordinary work in nursing UPDATED

Thursday, December 4, 2014 8:40 a.m.

The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses honors the super-human work that nurses across the world do every day. Now Trident Health is part of that …

Meet Santa at Our Winter Wonderland! UPDATED

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 10:45 p.m.

Summerville Medical Center Pediatrics invites the Lowcountry to a “Winter Wonderland with Santa” event on Tuesday, Dec. 9, from 3:30 – 7 p.m. …

The Joint Commission Names Trident Health to Nation’s Top Hospital List UPDATED

Thursday, November 13, 2014 1:48 p.m.

For the fourth year in a row, Trident Health has been recognized as a Top Hospital in Quality by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of …

High-caliber breast reconstruction options available close to home UPDATED

Friday, November 7, 2014 10:08 a.m.

The mass in Lana Reilly's breast appeared to be benign, but when the lump was removed and examined in June 2013, the pathologist found cancer. …

Centre Pointe Emergency to hold community halloween event UPDATED

Thursday, October 23, 2014 2:15 p.m.

Centre Pointe invites the Charleston community to their “Spooktacular” Halloween event on Saturday, Oct. 25 from 10am–Noon. …

Trident Health To Open New Behavioral Health Unit UPDATED

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 12:52 p.m.

On Tuesday Oct. 21 at 4:00 p.m., Trident Health will hold a ribbon cutting for its new behavioral health unit, “Lowcountry Transitions at Trident Medical Center.” The $3.9 million inpatient unit is 8,400 square feet and will begin accepting patients on October 23.

Trident Cancer Center Completes $6 Million Expansion UPDATED

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 8:50 a.m.

On Thursday Sept. 18 at 4:30 p.m., Trident Cancer Center will hold a ribbon cutting for its new expansion. Trident Cancer Center staff and physicians, …

SMC Performs Charleston's First Robotic-Assisted Single-Site Hysterectomy UPDATED

Thursday, September 11, 2014 2:59 p.m.

The South Carolina Institute for Robotic Surgery has expanded its use of robotic-assisted surgery to offer a single-site hysterectomy procedure.  On …

Trident Health chaplain seeks candidates to help with caring ministry UPDATED

Monday, August 11, 2014 3:57 p.m.

During the past four decades, more than 600,000 people from all walks of life have received special training to care for others in crisis through the …

Taking extra precaution so children aren't left in hot cars UPDATED

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 9:24 a.m.

The June death of 22-month-old Cooper Harris in metro Atlanta brought national attention to the grim dangers of leaving a child in a heated vehicle. …

Trident Breast Care Center Named South Carolina's Only Center of Excellence UPDATED

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 2:51 p.m.

Trident Breast Care Center has recently been recognized as a Certified Quality Breast Center of Excellence in the National Quality Measures for …

Heart attack survivor knows importance of speedy treatment UPDATED

Thursday, July 10, 2014 4:25 p.m.

His symptoms started with nausea, which Keith Lavender thought was due to a drop in his blood sugar. He stopped his yard work for lunch, but one bite …

CEO’s past experience to benefit development of medical office building UPDATED

Monday, July 7, 2014 2:46 p.m.

Lisa Valentine has started in her new role as chief executive officer at Summerville Medical Center (SMC) just as the hospital starts construction on …

Trident Breast Care Center recognized as South Carolina's only Center of Excellence UPDATED

Monday, June 16, 2014 2:11 p.m.

No woman wants to wait on the results of a mammogram – or any follow-up check that might reveal breast cancer. The staff members at Trident …

Summerville Medical Center to build $8 Million Medical Office Building

Friday, June 13, 2014 12:00 p.m.

 On Wednesday, June 25 at 10 a.m. Summerville Medical Center (SMC) will break ground on a 40,000 square foot medical office building. The two-story …

Trident Medical Center honored with Mission: Lifeline quality achievement award UPDATED

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 11:58 a.m.

Trident Medical Center has received the Mission: Lifeline® Bronze Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks. Each year in the United States, approximately 300,000 people have a STEMI, or ST- …

National Columnist Chaplain Norris Burkes to Speak at Free Event UPDATED

Thursday, May 29, 2014 12:17 p.m.

N. Charleston, S.C. / May 28, 2014 – Over one million people a week read the words of Chaplain Norris Burkes. On Thursday, June 5, the …

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Appreciation Week Spotlights Providers UPDATED

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 11:36 a.m.

Trident, Summerville and Moncks Corner medical centers are celebrating EMS Appreciation Week. On Wednesday, May 21, EMS providers are asked to join …

Mother and daughter both beat cancer UPDATED

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 9:13 a.m.

Whatever was wrong with her daughter, Marlene Martens could see that it was more serious than a sinus infection. Ann Norris, Marlene's oldest, was …

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