Living Here


Having access to quality healthcare is a vital component of our residents’ well-being. The I-77 Region offers a wide array of advanced, state-of-the-art healthcare resources spanning from Charlotte, NC, to Columbia, SC.

Carolinas HealthCare System

Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS) is one of the leading healthcare organizations in the Southeast and one of the most comprehensive, not-for-profit systems in the country. Their healthcare system, with more than 7,600 licensed beds, employing nearly 60,000 people and accounting for almost 12 million patient interactions each year, is continually recognized locally and nationally for our commitment to delivering efficient, quality care. The main hospital campus for CHS is located just outside uptown Charlotte.

Named Best Children’s
Hospital in 5 Specialties

Carolinas HealthCare System’s Levine Children’s Hospital was named a Best Children’s Hospital by U.S. News & World Report in five specialties for 2016-17.

Best Nursing Home

Jesse Helms Nursing Center was named one of the Best Nursing Homes by U.S. News & World Report for 2016-17.

Top 5% Nationally -
HiMSS Stage 7 Award

Carolinas HealthCare System was the first organization in North Carolina and South Carolina to achieve HIMSS Stage 7 certification in both acute and ambulatory environments.

Piedmont Medical Center

Piedmont Medical Center has a number of outpatient facilities across York County, with its primary campus located in Rock Hill. Serving the community since 1983, Piedmont Medical Center has state-of-the-art facilities to address a wide variety of medical needs with a team of physicians and staff dedicated to helping every patient receive the best possible care.

Awarded “A” Grade –
Five Times In a Row!

Awarded “A” Grade Five Times in a Row for their Hospital Safety Score, an elite designation from The Leapfrog Group.

Tenet 2015 Circle
of Excellence Award

Awarded by the Tenet Healthcare Corporation, the Circle of Excellence is given to Tenet hospitals that provided exceptional care and demonstrated impressive operational and financial performance.

Certified Zero Harm Award

Carolinas HealthCare System was the first organization in North Carolina and South Carolina to achieve HIMSS Stage 7 certification in both acute and ambulatory environments.

Chester Regional Medical Center

The Chester Regional Medical Center has been serving the medical needs of Chester County with caring staff and up-to-date facilities and equipment since 1952. Having recently undergoing a $15 million expansion, the facility site consists of 82 beds acute care hospital and 100 nursing home beds, four medical office buildings and four ancillary buildings.

State-of-the-Art Technology

State-of-the-art surgical care in a full range of specialties, utilizing the latest surgical techniques.

25 Medical Services Available

Chester Regional Medical Center has 25 medical services available to patients in the local community, ranging from critical care and rehabilitation to advanced imaging and well-being services.

Fairfield Memorial Hospital

Since 1955, Fairfield Memorial Hospital has been providing the people of Fairfield County with modern medical services and the caring touch that comes from trusted friends and neighbors. Centrally located in Winnsboro, Fairfield Memorial Hospital is a full-service hospital with state-of-the-art technology that offers inpatient, respite, emergency and surgical care, as well as outpatient services, home healthcare and community outreach and education. Recently, the hospital opened The Blue Granite Medical Center, a rural health clinic which is located within the hospital.

Advanced Technology

Fairfield Memorial Hospital has invested in state-of-the-art technology to meet the needs of their patients.


Fairfield has partnerships with its physicians and other regional health care providers to provide quality healthcare to their citizens.

Prisma Health

Prisma Health is the largest and most comprehensive integrated health care system in the South Carolina Midlands region. In addition to seven acute care hospitals, they have an expansive physician practice network, dozens of affiliated clinics and specialty care practices and a non-profit foundation. In addition, Prisma Health is a teaching hospital, as they train the next generation of physicians through 23 residency and fellowship programs affiliated with the University of South Carolina School of Medicine.

1 Million

Provides care for more than
1 million patients annually


More than 15,000 team members
and volunteers


More than 1,000 physicians

Providence Health

Founded as Providence Hospitals in 1938 by the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine, Providence's two free standing full-service hospitals and numerous satellite practices maintain a true devotion to advanced clinical expertise and unmatched compassion. On February 2, 2016, Providence became part of the LifePoint Health network, and shortly thereafter, changed its name to Providence Health to better represent the full complement of its services.

2nd in SC

Providence Health recently tied for the second best hospital in the State, according to U.S. News & World Report, and the only hospital in Columbia to make the list.

4 Stars

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services awarded Providence Health a 4-star rating, which is the highest rank issued to any Columbia health care entity.

1st Place

Providence Health ranks the highest in Columbia for Patient Experience

Springs Memorial Hospital

A 225-bed, all-private room facility, Springs Memorial Hospital is more than 120 physicians and healthcare professionals strong. With 15 affiliated facilities and 22 specialties including cardiology, oncology and pediatrics, Springs Memorial is a place where technology and skilled professionals come together to provide compassionate, customer-focused care.

Top Performer in the Nation on Key Quality Measures

Springs Memorial Hospital was awarded Top Performer in the U.S. on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission in four categories for numerous years, which included Heart Failure (5 years), Heart Attack (4 years), Pneumonia (5 years) and Surgical Care (5 years).

National Press Ganey Summit Award for Outstanding Core Measures

For three straight years, Springs Memorial Hospital has been the recipient of the National Press Ganey Summit Award for Outstanding Core Measures.

“Get With The Guidelines®” Awards

The American Heart/American Stroke Association awarded the Hospital with four “Get With The Guidelines®” Awards, including a Gold Plus Award for Heart Failure and a Gold Plus Award for Stroke Care.

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