Coastal Plains Primary Care Receives $20,000 as part of Excellence Award

­­ Varnville, SC – June 2, 2022 – Coastal Plains Primary Care at Hampton Regional Medical Center has received $20,000 as part of the 2022 Patient Centered Medical Home Recognition Excellence Award.  The South Carolina Office of Rural Health has partnered with the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services to provide additional funding for practices … Read more

Strickland Joins HRMC as Director of Marketing

­­ Varnville, SC – May 4, 2022 – Hampton Regional Medical Center has hired Michelle Strickland as their new Director of Marketing. Prior to joining HRMC, Strickland served as Marketing Coordinator for PRTC, a telecommunications provider in the Colleton County since 1950. PRTC has recently deployed fiber internet throughout the Lowcountry and now spans a nine-county … Read more

Hampton Regional Medical Center Wins Zero Harm Award for Commitment to Patient Safety Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

(Varnville, South Carolina – November, 2021) — Hampton Regional is proud to be recognized for winning several 2021 Zero Harm Awards for eliminating medical errors and creating a culture of high reliability throughout our facility by the South Carolina Hospital Association (SCHA). Hampton Regional is one of eight hospitals who were awarded the new Zero … Read more

Hampton Regional Medical Center Welcomes 3 New Physicians to Expand Their Clinical Services to the Community

Pediatrician, Internist/ Cardiologist, and Oncologist Join HRMC at Coastal Plains VARNVILLE, S.C. (October 18, 2021) – Committed to providing top-quality medical services to meet the community’s needs, Hampton Regional Medical Center & Coastal Plains are proud to announce new medical services and physicians. Anne Marie Abao-Beauchamp, MD, FAAP is board certified by the American Board … Read more

Monoclonal Antibody Therapy (MAB) now at Hampton Regional

VARNVILLE, S.C. (September 28, 2021) – Hampton Regional Medical Center is now offering monoclonal antibody therapy (MAB) for treatment of COVID-19. In clinical trials of patients with COVID-19, MAB was shown to reduce COVID-19 related hospitalizations or emergency room visits in patients at high risk for disease progression. Monoclonal Antibody infusion therapy increases a person’s … Read more

Hampton Regional Medical Center Celebrates Hospital Week

VARNVILLE, S.C. (May 9, 2021) – National Hospital Week is an opportunity to highlight our hospitals, health systems and health care workers and the innovative ways they are supporting the needs of their community members, especially during this pandemic. As National Hospital week approaches, Hampton Regional would like to honor the entire hospital and it’s team … Read more

HRMC opens new Tele ICU unit

Small, rural hospital continues to break new ground with state-of-the-art technology and best-in-class patient care. VARNVILLE, S.C. (May 6, 2021) — In the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), every second counts, no matter the hour or the day. Now, thanks to technology and partnerships, life-saving critical care is only the push of a button away for … Read more

Vaccine Warriors

March 26, 2021 By Michael M. DeWitt, Jr.The Augusta ChronicleThe USA Today Network Armed with dedication and the power of modern medicine, they are waging a war on many fronts. SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 are the enemy, and the battleground is rural Hampton County. But these fighters must also go up against limited technology, a lack … Read more

Hampton Regional Medical Center Awarded The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Acute Stroke Ready Hospital

VARNVILLE, S.C. (March 16. 2021) – Hampton Regional Medical Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Heart Association’s Heart-Check mark for Acute Stroke Ready Hospital Certification. Hampton Regional underwent a rigorous onsite review when the Joint Commission surveyors evaluated compliance with national disease-specific care standards, clinical practice guidelines, and … Read more

HRMC Begins COVID-19 Vaccination Distribution to its Healthcare Workers

VARNVILLE, S.C. (December 17, 2020) – Following Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, vaccinations of healthcare workers at Hampton Regional Medical Center are underway. Following its arrival to Hampton Regional, Jason Crosby, RN, Dialysis/Emergency Department, was the first employee to receive the first dose … Read more