Press Releases


February 14, 2017
On Wednesday, Feb. 22, Valory Peeples, MBA, RRT, director, Cardiopulmonary Services and Allison McCranie, R.N., BSN, stroke coordinator at Southeast Georgia Health System, will present “Heart Disease and Stroke Awareness: How to Prevent the Silent Killer.”
February 10, 2017
The Southeast Georgia Health System Auxiliaries are hosting Collective Goods (formally Books Are Fun) sales at the Brunswick and Camden campuses offering a large variety of books and gift items for all ages.
February 10, 2017
To increase awareness and help patients with diabetes better manage their disease, Southeast Georgia Health System is offering a series of four free classes in March on the Brunswick and Camden campuses.
February 08, 2017
In celebration of Black History Month, Southeast Georgia Health System will host two musical performances presented by A Project for Cultural Affairs. Free and open to the public, the unique spiritual songs, dance and poetry tributes will stir your soul and make your heart flow with love and joy.
February 08, 2017
Southeast Georgia Health System will host a continuing education seminar for nursing professionals, “Breastfeeding: The Gift for Life”, on Friday, April 21, 2017. The event takes place 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the Linda S. Pinson Conference Center on the Brunswick Campus, 2415 Parkwood Drive.
February 02, 2017
Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick and Camden Campus Auxiliaries will host a Sterling Silver Trunk Show fundraiser February 7-9, 2017.
January 31, 2017
The newest Health Chat Webinar, presented by J. Melvin Deese, M.D., board-certified orthopaedic surgeon at Summit Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Surgery, and medical director of the Southeast Georgia Health System Orthopaedic & Spine Center, will feature “Osteoporosis and Fracture Prevention.”
January 27, 2017
Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce Janice L. Dunn, MBA, as its new vice president and chief financial officer (CFO). Dunn replaces Michael D. Scherneck, who has continued to serve as the CFO since his appointment as the Health System’s president and CEO in August 2015.
January 26, 2017
Enrique J. Fernandez, M.D., board-certified neurologist, Southeast Georgia Physician Associates–Neurosciences, a strategic affiliate of Southeast Georgia Health System, has successfully completed the Epilepsy Certification examination administered by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc.
January 25, 2017
Southeast Georgia Health System-Brunswick Campus is the first community-based hospital in the United States to use the first fully dissolving heart stent available worldwide.
January 25, 2017
Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce the recent expansion of its palliative care services. Palliative Medicine is specialized treatment for people with chronic or serious illness and has become the fastest-growing medical specialty in the United States.
January 23, 2017
Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to provide access to quality mammography in Glynn County and rural areas of Southeast Georgia with its Wellness on Wheels (WOW) mobile health vehicle. The WOW will provide mammograms at the following locations during the month of February.
January 19, 2017
Are you interested in traveling abroad or helping to provide medical relief in Haiti? The Brunswick (GA) Chapter of the Links, Incorporated, in conjunction with Southeast Georgia Health System, is sponsoring “Medical Links to Haiti,” a seminar on medical and cultural issues affecting Haitians.
January 13, 2017
In recent years, significant progress has been made in increasing awareness that heart disease is the number one killer of women in the United States. Unfortunately, many women still fail to make the connection between heart disease risk factors and their personal risk of developing the disease.
January 11, 2017
The start of a new year, a time filled with promise, hope and resolve; with many people setting sights on a new weight-loss goal. However, post-holiday season and colder weather can make it challenging for everyone, even those who have exceptional willpower.
January 11, 2017
To bring cheer to children in need was the motivation behind the Woodard family holiday toy drive, from which they donated nearly 200 new toys to the Southeast Georgia Health System Foundation.
January 06, 2017
Taija Rae Perry and Kenneth Reed Jr. of Folkston, Ga., welcomed their eighth child into the world on Jan. 2, 2017 at 2:40 a.m.. With a due date still over one week away, little Aaleyah Miracle Perry made an early arrival at the Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus hospital just in time to be declared Camden County’s first baby of the year!
January 06, 2017
Dominic Zane Chavis made his debut at 6:44 p.m. on Jan. 1, 2017, earning him the status of first baby born in the new year at the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus hospital.