Press Releases


December 29, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Dec. 29, 2009 – Team members from the Southeast Georgia Health System’s Cancer Care Center Radiation and Medical Oncology...
December 21, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Nov. 30, 2009 – Area babysitters and would-be babysitters between the ages of 11 and 15 years now have the opportunity to learn...
December 15, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Nov. 24, 2009 – Area babysitters and would-be babysitters between the ages of 11 and 15 years now have the opportunity to learn what they need to know...
December 03, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Nov. 17, 2009 – Just in time for holiday shopping, the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus Auxiliary...
December 03, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Nov. 20, 2009 – GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease) is a condition which develops when the back-flow (reflux) of stomach contents causes troublesome symptoms...
December 03, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Nov.18, 2009 – Just in time for holiday shopping, the Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus Auxiliary is hosting a jewelry sale.
November 23, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Nov. 6, 2009 – Are you ready to hop on a Hog and kiss a pig for diabetes education, research, and treatment?
November 20, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Oct. 19, 2009 – Some women undergoing lumpectomies for breast cancer at Southeast Georgia Health System’s Cancer Care Center...
November 18, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Nov. 12, 2009 – If you are experiencing joint pain and limited mobility, you may be among the more than 400,000...
November 13, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Nov. 5, 2009 – According to the National Kidney Foundation, 26 million American adults have chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
November 13, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Nov.5, 2009 – According to the Georgia Department of Human Resources (GDHR), approximately 700,000 adults in Georgia...
November 06, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: October 12, 2009—Southeast Georgia Health System was recently recognized as a top-ranked Community Value Five-Star Hospital...
November 05, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Oct. 16, 2009 – The Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus was named “Small Hospital of the Year”...
November 05, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Oct. 7, 2009 – Beginning Oct. 12, residents of Southeast Georgia with hip and/or knee joint problems will have a comprehensive care center...
October 30, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Sept. 30, 2009—Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce the opening of the new Breast Care Center...
October 19, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Oct. 15, 2009 – To help prevent the spread of influenza, including H1N1, Southeast Georgia Health System’s hospitals...
October 16, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Sept. 18, 2009 – If you are experiencing joint pain and limited mobility, you may be among the more than 400,000 people who need joint replacement...
October 15, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Oct. 6, 2009 – The Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus Auxiliary is hosting a “Books Are Fun” book fair.
October 14, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Oct. 14, 2009 – If you are experiencing joint pain and limited mobility, you may be among the more than 400,000 people who need joint replacement...
October 12, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Oct. 5, 2009 – October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Southeast Georgia Health System will host a free lecture entitled, “Treatment Options for Breast Cancer,”...
October 12, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Oct. 12, 2009 – At any given time almost six million Americans suffer from problem wounds.
October 09, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Oct. 9, 2009 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to welcome Karen Cook as the new director of the Wound Care Center.
October 08, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Sept. 29, 2009 – October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Southeast Georgia Health System...
October 06, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Sept. 28, 2009 – If you are experiencing joint pain and limited mobility, you may be among the more than 400,000 people who need joint replacement surgery...
October 06, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Sept. 28, 2009 – If you are experiencing joint pain and limited mobility, you may be among the more than 400,000 people who need joint replacement surgery...
September 30, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Sept. 25, 2009 – If you are experiencing joint pain and limited mobility, you may be among the more than 400,000 people who need joint replacement surgery...
September 29, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Sept. 25, 2009 – Every two seconds someone in the United States needs blood, but only 5% of eligible donors give.
September 28, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Aug. 20, 2009 – Southeast Georgia Health System launched a new hospitalist program on Aug. 4 at its Brunswick Campus.
September 25, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Sept.21, 2009 – According to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), 3 to 5% of children have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
September 23, 2009
Health System Hosting Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting For Wellness Way Medical Office Complex.
September 22, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Sept. 11, 2009 – School is back in session and all types of health care issues can arise when students head back to the classroom.
September 17, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Aug. 4, 2009 – September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, and organizer Southeast Georgia Health System...
September 14, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Sept. 3, 2009 – The 6th Annual Southeast Georgia Health System Baby Fair will be held on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m...
September 11, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Sept. 8, 2009 – Osteoporosis is a disease in which the bones become weak and are more likely to break.
September 09, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Sept. 1, 2009 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce that Vivian Duncan, RN...
September 03, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: July 31, 2009 – Cooperative Healthcare Services Inc.’s Community Care Center, a strategic affiliate of Southeast Georgia Health System...
September 02, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: July 29, 2009—Southeast Georgia Health System’s St. Marys Convalescent Center will soon be getting a new name.
September 01, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Aug. 21, 2009 –Your kidneys are a pair of vital organs that perform many functions to keep your blood clean and chemically balanced.
August 25, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Aug. 20, 2009 – August is National Immunization Awareness Month. In recognition of the month and as part of Southeast Georgia Health System’s community...
August 21, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Aug. 11, 2009 – Hyperlipidemia is an elevation of lipids or fats in the bloodstream, which can cause hardening of the arteries.
August 14, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Aug. 5, 2009 – Chronic pain affects an estimated 86 million American adults to some degree.
August 11, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: July 27, 2009 – Every two seconds someone in the United States needs blood, but only 5% of eligible donors give.
August 05, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: July 22, 2009 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to welcome Savannah native Christopher B. Burns as the new administrative resident.
August 04, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: July 15, 2009 – The management of I-95 Toyota & Scion of Brunswick has donated the business’ former “Markdown Monster” bus...
July 31, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: July 21, 2009— Due to the renovation and expansion of the Miriam & Hugh Nunnelly Maternity Care Center...
July 29, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: July 9, 2009 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to welcome pediatrician H. William Sepp III, MD. Sepp joins the staff...
July 27, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: June 29, 2009 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to welcome Lynne A. Fruehling as the new director...
July 21, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: July 13, 2009— The Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus Auxiliary is hosting a jewelry sale on Monday, July 20...
July 15, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: June 22, 2009 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to welcome orthopaedic surgeon Gary Mark McClain, MD.
July 13, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: June 30, 2009 –Barbara Smith was named Volunteer of the Quarter and Darryl Toler was named the first ever male president...
July 13, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: June 23, 2009 – McIntosh Family Medicine Center, a strategic affiliate of the Southeast Georgia Health System, is pleased to welcome Tom K. Brandeberry...
July 08, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 28, 2009 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce the addition of new team members as well as promotions, and roles changes.
July 02, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: July 2, 2009 – Southeast Georgia Health System President & CEO Gary R. Colberg, FACHE, presented Glynn County firefighters...
June 30, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: June 1, 2009 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce the most recent management team members’ promotions at the Camden Campus.
June 29, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: June 8, 2009 – The Southeast Georgia Health System Foundation, in cooperation with the McIntosh Art Association...
June 22, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: June 1, 2009 – A blood drive is scheduled for Wednesday, June 10, at the Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus...
June 08, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 26, 2009 – Safety & Security Officer John Nave was selected as the first ever Star of the Quarter for the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus.
June 08, 2009
RUNSWICK, Georgia: May 28, 2009 – An American Red Cross blood drive is scheduled for Friday, June 5...
June 08, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 26, 2009 – James “Mac” McMillian, RN, was selected as the first ever Star of the Quarter for the Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus.
June 08, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 27, 2009 – Although the Southeast Georgia Health System Volunteen program at the Brunswick campus is open year-round...
May 28, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 18, 2009 – The work of America's millions of nurses to save lives and maintain the health of millions of individuals was the focus of this year's National Nurses Week...
May 28, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 18, 2009 – The work of America's millions of nurses to save lives and maintain the health of millions of individuals was the focus of this year's National Nurses Week...
May 27, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 21, 2009 – According to the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 69% of adults ages 35 to 44 have lost at least one permanent tooth...
May 26, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April 29, 2009 – Southeast Georgia Health System held a groundbreaking ceremony Monday, April 27, to mark the official beginning...
May 22, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 18, 2009 –As baby boomers age, an unprecedented number of women will pass through menopause in the next two decades.
May 21, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April 30, 2009 – In conjunction with National Hospital Week, May 15-23, Southeast Georgia Health System is hosting...
May 18, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 6, 2009 – Members of the Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus Auxiliary...
May 18, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 1, 2009 – Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus volunteers were honored at the annual Volunteer Week Luncheon...
May 18, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 15, 2009 – May10-16 was National Hospital Week and this year’s theme was “A Healthy Commitment in Changing Times.”
May 18, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 15, 2009 – May10-16 was National Hospital Week and this year’s theme was “A Healthy Commitment in Changing Times.”
May 15, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 12, 2009 –Southeast Georgia Health System is offering the lecture “Why is the HPV Vaccine Important for Girls Ages 11-13?”
May 12, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April 21, 2008 – Orthopaedic surgeons at the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus were among the first in the country to perform MAKOplasty®...
May 01, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April, 24, 2009— The Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus Auxiliary is hosting a uniform sale with vendor First Uniform...
April 30, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April 30, 2009 – The Coastal Georgia Immunization Coalition recently presented immunization guides and bibs to team members...
April 30, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April, 22, 2009— The Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus Auxiliary is hosting a uniform sale with vendor First Uniform...
April 29, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April 7, 2008 – In honor of National Occupational Therapy Month, Southeast Georgia Health System is offering free wrist and elbow screenings during the month of April.
April 29, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April 7, 2008 – In honor of National Occupational Therapy Month, Southeast Georgia Health System is offering free wrist and elbow screenings...
April 24, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April 21, 2008 – Once children enter school, parents can’t always be there to make sure they are eating right, playing safe, and practicing good health hygiene.
April 20, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April 8, 2008 – Even the calmest parent can become anxious when his or her child is sick and feel unsure as to what to do.
April 19, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 5, 2009–The team members of Southeast Georgia Health System invite the public to join them in honoring the many African Americans...
April 10, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April 2, 2008 – How do you know if the aches and pains you are feeling are just normal aging or if you have a real health problem?
April 07, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 31, 2009 – A blood drive is scheduled for Friday, April 3, at the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus...
April 07, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 25, 2009— The Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus Auxiliary is hosting an Imagine Nation Book Fair...
April 02, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 23, 2009— The Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus Auxiliary is hosting an Imagine Nation Book Fair...
March 31, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 25, 2009 – In recognition of National Doctor’s Day, March 30, Southeast Georgia Health System will recognize the more than 380 physicians...
March 30, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 18, 2009 – According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), cigarette smoking has been identified...
March 30, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 12, 2009– The wait is over—the 90,000 square foot expansion of the Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus...
March 25, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 18, 2009 – Wondering if weight loss surgery might be for you?
March 25, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 17, 2008 – Every year more than 100,000 patients in the United States undergo gastric bypass surgery for the treatment of obesity.
March 23, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 17, 2007 – The northbound lanes of Highway 17 across the Sidney Lanier Bridge in Brunswick will remain open to northbound traffic...
March 20, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 16, 2009 – Each year runners from the southeastern United States and beyond race across Georgia’s tallest span...
March 19, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 19, 2009 – The mammography unit at Southeast Georgia Health System MRI & Imaging has been awarded a three-year term...
March 18, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 10, 2008 – Long-time volunteer Ivalee Roberson of Brunswick was named Volunteer of the Quarter...
March 17, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 9, 2009 – The Seventh Annual Southeast Georgia Health System Bridge Run across the scenic Sidney Lanier Bridge...
March 17, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 16, 2009 – Each year millions of Americans suffer from some form of colorectal disease.
March 17, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 25, 2009 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to welcome back radiation oncologist and former director of the Brunswick Campus Radiation Oncology Department...
March 16, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 6, 2009 – Southeast Georgia Health System now offers the convenience of paying hospital bills online at the Health System’s Web site, www.sghs.com.
March 12, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 3, 2008 – Brantley Family Medicine Center has met all criteria for Laboratory Accreditation by COLA, a national healthcare accreditation organization.
March 09, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan. 29, 2009 – The Seventh Annual Southeast Georgia Health System Bridge Run across the scenic Sidney Lanier Bridge in Brunswick, Ga...
March 06, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 23, 2008 – According to brain injury specialist Michael J. Raymond, PhD, and the clinical team at John Heinz Institute of Rehabilitation...
March 02, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 19, 2008 – According to the American Heart Association, cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the number one cause of death in the United States.
March 02, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 19, 2009– In recognition of Black History Month and the accomplishments of African Americans, Southeast Georgia Health System invites the public to a special art exhibit...
February 25, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 13, 2009–Members of the Glynn-Brunswick Memorial Hospital Authority have completed the Georgia Hospital Association (GHA)...
February 25, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 17, 2009– The John Travis Hart Charitable Trust has given Southeast Georgia Health System a $15,000 gift in support of the Health System’s...
February 23, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 12, 2009 – According to the American Heart Association, cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the number one killer of Americans...
February 19, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 10, 2009–The Georgia-Coastal Plains Region of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE)...
February 16, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 16, 2008 – According to the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 69% of adults ages 35 to 44 have lost at least one permanent tooth...
February 13, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 6, 2008 – According to the National Institutes of Health, back pain affects eight out of 10 people at some point during their lives.
February 13, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 4, 2009 – According to the American Heart Association, cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the number one killer of Americans, claiming the lives of more than 36 percent...
February 12, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 2, 2009 – According to the American Heart Association, cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the number one killer of Americans...
February 10, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 3, 2008 – MAKOplasty® is an innovative procedure that can help some patients who suffer from osteoarthritis of the knee to avoid having a total knee replacement.
February 05, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Dec. 9, 2008 – The Southeast Georgia Health System Senior Care Center has passed its inspection survey by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS)...
February 04, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan. 26, 2009 – A blood drive is scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 4...
February 02, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan. 21, 2008 – Southeast Georgia Health System will present “A Healthy Start for the New Year” as part of the Health System’s ongoing series...
February 02, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan. 21, 2009 – A blood drive scheduled for Friday, Jan. 30, at the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus, 2415 Parkwood Drive, Brunswick.
January 28, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan. 16, 2008 – Southeast Georgia Physician Associates-Pediatrics has met all criteria for Laboratory Accreditation by COLA...
January 26, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan. 8, 2009 – The Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus launched the second year of support for Medical Explorer Post #466.
January 23, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan. 15, 2008 – According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in every five Americans will be age 65 or older by the year 2030.
January 23, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan. 5, 2008 – Southeast Georgia Health System will present “New Year’s Resolution—Managing Your Blood Pressure and Cholesterol”...
January 21, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Dec. 22, 2008 – The nuclear medicine program at the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation...
January 08, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan. 2, 2008 – Southeast Georgia Health System will present “Prostate Health” as part of the Health System’s ongoing series of free community lectures.
January 05, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Dec. 2, 2008 – St. Simons Island residents Fred and Elizabeth Freyer recently donated their North Pole Village and Snow Village holiday collections...
January 02, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Dec. 1, 2008 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to welcome radiation oncologist Kenyon Meadows, MD. Meadows...
January 02, 2009
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Dec. 19, 2008 – The management team at the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus manned the Salvation Army kettles at nine locations...