PCOM med student trains with OB who delivered…

Photo: PCOM medical student Griffin Clyatt (on left) trains with his preceptor Dr. Ellen Courson (on right). PCOM medical student requests OB-GYN who delivered him to be his preceptor at South Georgia Medical Center. Release:…

SGMC Honors Benka as Hospital Hero

Photo: SGMC Chief Human Resources Officer Brenda Alexander, Director of Practice Management Carol Ingram, Practice Manager and Hospital Hero Wendy Benka, and President and Chief Executive Officer Ronald E. Dean. A practice manager for multiple…

SGMC’s wins Platinum 2021 MarCom Award

Photo: SGMC VP of Marketing and Public Affairs Johnny Ball, Director of Marketing Erika Bennett and Marketing and PR Specialist Gracelynn Wiseman Release: South Georgia Medical Center was recently recognized nationally by the Association of…

SGMC resumes drive thru COVID-19 testing

Release: South Georgia Medical Center re-opened its drive thru COVID-19 testing available at its Smith Northview campus to provide area residents safe and convenient access to testing on Jan. 3. The drive thru is located…

SGMC Update on COVID-19

Release: South Georgia Medical Center is seeing a significant increase in the number of COVID-19 tests being performed throughout the system, as well as a rise in the number of positive cases. Over the last…

SGMC Supports and Raises Awareness of Organ Donation

Release: South Georgia Medical Center is pleased to partner with LifeLink of Georgia to honor and remember those who gave the gift of life through organ and tissue donation.   On January 1, 2022, the Donate Life…

SGMC welcomes Dr. Richard Rickman to Physician Network

Release: South Georgia Medical Center is pleased to announce that Richard Rickman, MD, family medicine, has joined the SGMC Physician Network.   Dr. Rickman has been practicing in the area for more than 20 years and will continue…