Press Releases


December 26, 2012
outheast Georgia Health System continues to partner with the Golden Isles YMCA and Chick-Fil-A to offer a free Lunch and Learn series for the community.
December 20, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Dec. 20, 2011–Sherry L. Sweek, RHIA, CPHQ, CPMSM, director, Quality Improvement, for Southeast Georgia Health System...
December 16, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Dec. 16, 2011 – If you or a loved one need care for a minor illness or injury this holiday season...
December 05, 2012
After serving 12 years as a pet therapy volunteer at Southeast Georgia Health System, Teeney Bernard will retire at the end of 2012...
December 04, 2012
Santa and Mrs. Claus made a surprise visit during the Southeast Georgia Health System Senior Care Center-Brunswick Festival of Lights...
December 04, 2012
Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to welcome Paul Trumbull, P.T., director of Rehabilitation Services, Brunswick Campus and Enzo Centofanti, director, Cancer Care Centers, Brunswick and Camden campuses.
December 04, 2012
Santa and Mrs. Claus made a surprise visit during the Southeast Georgia Health System Senior Care Center-St. Marys Festival of Lights...
November 09, 2012
Diabetes is a major health issue with rates continuing to rise each year, and Georgia is part of what has been called the United States 'diabetes belt'.
November 09, 2012
The Southeast Georgia Health System Senior Care Center-Brunswick honored their resident veterans with a picnic...
November 05, 2012
Southeast Georgia Health System, headquartered in Brunswick, Georgia, and Wolfson Children’s Hospital in Jacksonville, Florida, announced today that they have signed a multiyear affiliation...
November 02, 2012
The Southeast Georgia Health System is one of nine hospitals in the state to be selected for the Georgia Baby-Friendly Hospital 5-Star Incentive Project...
October 29, 2012
In its continuing mission to provide the best patient care possible, Southeast Georgia Health System announced recently that it has become a member of the American Joint Replacement Registry (AJRR)...
October 24, 2012
Southeast Georgia Health System is proud to announce Donna Perkins, R.N., CBPN-IC, breast patient navigator for the Breast Care Center...
October 18, 2012
Southeast Georgia Health System invites the community to the Merry Market Place Holiday Craft Fair on Friday, Nov. 2, 2012...
October 15, 2012
Linda McInerney was named Volunteer of the Quarter at the Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus Auxiliary’s recent quarterly luncheon...
October 11, 2012
Ed Storch was named the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus Auxiliary’s latest Volunteer of the Quarter...
October 11, 2012
Southeast Georgia Health System would like to calm any local concerns regarding the national reports about patients who may have received a steroid injection linked to an outbreak of a form of meningitis.
October 11, 2012
More than 200 team members at the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick and Camden campuses are starring in their own Pink Glove Dance...
October 02, 2012
On Monday, Aug. 20, Southeast Georgia Health System presented area EMS providers with CAREpoint workstations...
October 02, 2012
Many people don’t keep track of their medications as well as they should; so, if they become ill or need a medical/surgical procedure performed...
September 24, 2012
Annual mammogram screenings may be important for the early detection of breast cancer, but some women still put off having one for a variety of reasons.
September 17, 2012
Heart patients at Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus are experiencing safer, higher quality care...
August 30, 2012
Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to welcome internal medicine physician Sinnathurai Vasantha-Kumar, M.D....
August 21, 2012
Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce that team member Cynthia Horne, R.N., Emergency Care Center-Camden...
August 21, 2012
Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce that Glee Lambert, guest service representative, Senior Care Center-Brunswick...
August 21, 2012
Parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles and other loved ones are a valuable resource for family memories and history...
August 01, 2012
A unique version of the Olympic Games took place last Friday, July 27, at Southeast Georgia Health System Senior Care Center-Brunswick.
July 26, 2012
Eighteen students from area high schools were introduced to the field of Sports Medicine at the inaugural Southeast Georgia Health System Student Athletic Trainer Camp...
July 26, 2012
Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce Mark R. Kevan as the new vice chairman for the Camden Campus Advisory Board.
July 26, 2012
Southeast Georgia Physician Associates-Camden General Surgery, a strategic affiliate of Southeast Georgia Health System...
July 05, 2012
Southeast Georgia Health System is offering unique volunteer opportunities for adults in its Center for Educational Development.
July 05, 2012
Gary R. Colberg, FACHE, president & CEO, Southeast Georgia Health System, was recently appointed associate adjunct professor for the Department of Family Medicine...
July 03, 2012
Research has shown that private rooms increase patient safety and comfort as well as reduce the risk of infection and decreased length of stay.
June 26, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: June 26, 2012 — Access to revolutionary technology and compassionate care go hand in hand at the Southeast Georgia Health System Cancer Care Centers.
June 26, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: June 19, 2012– Kay Page, accounts payable supervisor in the Finance/Accounting Department at Southeast Georgia Health System...
June 21, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: June 18, 2012 —Southeast Georgia Health System has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in Mobile Digital Mammography for its Wellness on Wheels (WOW)
June 20, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: June 13, 2012– Stanford “Tripp” Stephens III, facilities manager for the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus...
June 06, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 21, 2012 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce Rose Andrews as chairwoman of the Camden Campus Advisory Board and welcome new member Jim Lomis.
June 06, 2012
ST. MARYS, Georgia: May 22, 2012 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce that team member Hattie Clark, certified nursing assistant at the Senior Care Center...
June 06, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 29, 2012– With plenty of sunlight and welcoming caregivers, the new Non-Oncology Infusion Center on the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus...
June 06, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 22, 2012 — Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce that Shawn Crosby, supervisor, Facilities Management for the Brunswick Campus...
May 29, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 23, 2012– Jerry Harper, treasurer of the Glynn County Heart Association, hands a check for $20,000 to James A. Bishop, chairman of the Southeast Georgia Health System Foundation.
May 24, 2012
Brunswick, Ga. – In 2010, Southeast Georgia Health System hospitals in Glynn and Camden counties generated more than $510,215,131 in revenue for the local and state economy...
May 10, 2012
ST. MARYS, Georgia: May 10, 2012 – During the next few months, portions of the parking lot on the Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus will be temporarily closed for the construction...
May 10, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: May 8, 2012 – Platelet-rich plasma therapy, a promising treatment that helps accelerate healing, is now being used as a complement to podiatry surgery at Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus.
April 16, 2012
RUNSWICK, Georgia: April 16, 2012 – The Coastal Georgia Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure® has awarded a $45,000 grant to Southeast Georgia Health System...
April 12, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April 12, 2012 – The MRI unit at Southeast Georgia Health System MRI & Imaging has been awarded a three-year term of reaccreditation...
April 10, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April 10, 2012 – The Glynn-Brunswick Memorial Hospital Authority is pleased to announce the re-appointment of Michael D. Hodges and M.H. “Woody” Woodside...
April 09, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April 9, 2012– Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce that team member Karen Andrews Daniel has accepted a new position as the administrator of the Senior Care Center-Brunswick...
April 09, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April 6, 2012 - When is the right time to name someone to speak for you in case of a serious illness?
April 03, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April 3, 2012– Southeast Georgia Health System offers a variety of on-going support groups...
March 30, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 30, 2012 —Breastfeeding: The Gift for Life will take place Thursday, April 19 in the Linda S. Pinson Conference Center...
March 29, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 20, 2012–Diabetes is often called the “silent killer” because people who have it are often unaware they are affected.
March 28, 2012
ST. MARYS, Georgia: March 27, 2012 – Hospitals and medical offices around the nation celebrate National Doctors Day on March 3...
March 28, 2012
ST. MARYS, Georgia: March 28, 2012 – The Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus Auxiliary will be hosting a Health & Candle Fair...
March 28, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 27, 2012 – Hospitals and medical offices around the nation celebrate National Doctors Day on March 30...
March 28, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 28, 2012 — Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce that Denny A. Carter, M.D...
March 15, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 15, 2012– Jim Crandall, pastor of Jekyll Island Baptist Church...
March 12, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 9, 2012 – Southeast Georgia Physician Associates-Pulmonary Medicine, a strategic affiliate of Southeast Georgia Health System...
March 08, 2012
ST. MARYS, Georgia: March 8, 2012 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce that Thomas C. Whitesell Jr., M.D...
March 07, 2012
ST. MARYS, Georgia: March 7, 2012 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce that team member Kim Bartlett...
March 07, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 7, 2012 — Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to announce that Kay Page, accounts payable supervisor...
February 29, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 13, 2011 – Geechee Kunda, the Gullah Geechee Center of America, will present “Rice, Riddum, N’ Rime...
February 29, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 24, 2012 – The Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus Auxiliary will be hosting a Health & Candle Fair...
February 29, 2012
ST. MARYS, Georgia: Feb. 29, 2012– The Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus Sleep Management Center’s commitment to providing quality care...
February 29, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 29, 2012–The Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS) has granted a Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation to the cancer care programs at Southeast Georgia Health System.
February 29, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 15, 2012– Lori A. Trefts, M.D. will be the featured speaker at a free seminar about multiple sclerosis (MS)...
February 21, 2012
ST. MARYS, Georgia: Feb. 9, 2012 – Southeast Georgia Physician Associates-Obstetrics & Gynecology, a strategic affiliate of Southeast Georgia Health System, has opened its practice in Camden County.
February 21, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb . 2, 2012– February is around the corner—a time when we celebrate Valentine’s Day, as well as Heart Health Month.
February 20, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 14, 2010 –The southbound lanes of the Sidney Lanier Bridge on Highway 17 in Brunswick will be closed to traffic...
February 14, 2012
ST. MARYS, Georgia: Feb.14, 2012 – The Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus Surgical Services Department team performed the facility’s first-ever urology laser procedure...
February 13, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 6, 2012– Carlton A. DeVooght, FACHE, vice president, general counsel, government relations, for Southeast Georgia Health System...
February 13, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 10, 2012–Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to welcome Laura Young...
February 02, 2012
ST. MARYS, Georgia: Jan. 2, 2012 – Lakeisha Robinson and Carlos Johnson of St. Marys welcome the newest addition to their family, Carlos Johnson Jr...
February 02, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan. 18, 2012 – At age 41, Bud Frankenthaler had a motorcycle accident that resulted in a concussion, collapsed lung and 18 broken bones.
February 02, 2012
ST. MARYS, Georgia: Jan. 10, 2012 – The public is invited to a special Open House Celebration at the new Southeast Georgia Health System Cancer Care Center...
February 02, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan. 1, 2012 – Marquita Benton and Arnold Bland of Brunswick welcome the newest addition to their family, Kevon Bland.
February 02, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan. 17, 2012 – Saturday, Jan. 21, is going to be a “BONEtastic Saturday” at the Southeast Georgia Health System...
February 02, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan. 31, 2012 – Mike Gerber is a four-year participant in the Southeast Georgia Health System Bridge Run...
January 30, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan. 30, 2012–Gary R. Colberg, FACHE, president & CEO, Southeast Georgia Health System has been appointed as an adjunct professor with the Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) Program...
January 30, 2012
ST. MARYS, Georgia: Jan. 25, 2012 – The Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus Radiology Department was recently awarded a three-year accreditation in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)...
January 30, 2012
ST. MARYS, Georgia: Jan. 30, 2012–Georgia Stilson was named Volunteer of the Quarter at the Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus...
January 30, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan.18, 2012 – The Davis Love III Foundation recently presented a gift of $25,000 to the Southeast Georgia Health System Foundation...
January 30, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan. 25, 2012 – Team members at the Southeast Georgia Health System Cancer Care Center-Brunswick made the recent holidays a little brighter for cancer patients and their loved ones...
January 26, 2012
BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Jan. 24, 2012 – A record number of runners is expected to enter the Southeast Georgia Health System 2012 Bridge Run...