Hospitals & Health Clinics
Hospitals & Health Clinics in South Carolina
South Carolina has about 90 hospitals. One is nationally ranked. Six other hospitals meet national high performing standards. Their aims generally are to deliver superior healthcare services to our patients and to improve the health of our community.
In South Carolina academic medical center or teaching hospital is at the forefront of the advances in medicine, with world-class physicians, ground breaking research and technology that is often among the first of its kind in the world. Patients also benefit from a multidisciplinary team approach to care that involves the close collaboration of specialists from many different areas.
SC State Health Plan members have access to every general hospital in South Carolina and Augusta. However, network hospitals agree to accept the State Health Plan’s prices as payment in full. This means they won’t “balance bill” you – bill you the difference between the State Health Plan’s price and what they might normally charge other patients. Network hospitals even file your claims for you! You pay the appropriate deductible and coinsurance.
South Carolina is a place where technology and skilled professionals come together to provide compassionate, customer-focused care. And they work hard every day to be a place of healing, caring and connection for patients and families in the community. Hospitals believe in the power of people to create great care. Hospitals provide comprehensive acute care, cancer care, cardiac care, emergency/trauma services, maternity care, and an array of specialized rehabilitation programs.