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…

SGMC celebrates babies born Christmas week

Release: Babies delivered at South Georgia Medical Center’s Birthplace during the week of Christmas will receive a little extra attention donning their homemade stockings and crocheted Santa hats. Meet Scottie, daughter of Luke and Megan…

SGMC continues to encourage vaccinations for COVID-19

Release: South Georgia Medical Center continues to make vaccinations available at its Smith Northview campus and encourages all eligible citizens to receive their COVID-19 vaccination or booster shot. According to the Centers for Disease Control…

SGMC honors team as December Hospital Heroes

Photo: From left to right: President and Chief Executive Officer Ronald E. Dean, Teresa Morris, Kendra Butenschon, Taylor Barrett, McKenzie Sale, McKenzie Budzinsky, Kathy Henderson, and Chief Operating Officer/Chief Nursing Officer Randy Smith Release: South…

SGMC Names Bruce Williams Radiation Center

Release: South Georgia Medical Center announces the naming of the Bruce Williams Radiation Center located inside the Pearlman Cancer Center. The center features two state-of-the-art linear accelerators which provide radiation therapy to nearly two-thirds of…

SGMC Sleep Center receives accreditation to ensure quality…

Release: South Georgia Medical Center's Sleep Center recently became accredited by the American Commission for Health Care (ACHC). ACHC offers a patient-focused approach to sleep accreditation with principles developed with direct input from industry professionals to…