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CHERAW, S.C. — On June 10, McLeod Health Cheraw representatives Kim Teal, RN, infection preventionist, and Austin Caulder, RN, director of the ICU/ Emergency Department/COVID Unit, spoke to the Cheraw Rotary Club about COVID-19 symptoms and provided important prevention tips such as the importance of social distancing and hand-washing.

CHERAW, S.C. — On Wednesday, June 10, Ralph Johnson did not know his son-in-law Mark was preparing him to see his bride of 70 years for their anniversary when he made sure his face was shaved, hair combed, and he had a little bit of after-shave.  Ralph had not seen his wife JoLynn since he had been admitted to McLeod Health Cheraw on Saturday, June 6 with complaints of shortness of breath and a racing heart.

Thursday, 04 June 2020 11:00

McLeod Health revises visitation policy

FLORENCE, S.C. — Effective June 4, 2020, McLeod Health has modified its visitation restrictions at McLeod Regional Medical Center, McLeod Health Cheraw and McLeod Health Clarendon.

CHERAW, S.C. — Despite the COVID-19 situation, McLeod Health Cheraw is committed to providing women with convenient access to mammography services for both emergent and non-emergent needs. 

CHERAW, S.C. — McLeod Health physicians and clinical staff are testing the effectiveness and outcomes of convalescent blood plasma to treat critically ill COVID-19 patients. The Infectious Diseases and Critical Care teams at McLeod Health are participating in this trial led and developed by the United States government and Mayo Clinic.

FLORENCE, S.C. — At McLeod Health, we are committed to keeping you informed about the Coronavirus. McLeod Health is in a continued state of preparedness and we’re ready to treat the Coronavirus should the need arise.

Monday, 02 December 2019 14:44

ACL tears on the playing field

CHERAW, S.C. — Many people associate the serious injury to the knee’s anterior cruciate ligament with the rough contact of football. That statement is half true. It is a serious injury but often not due to on-field contact.

CHERAW, S.C. — McLeod Health Cheraw hosted free community Brunch and Learns at the public libraries in Cheraw and Bennettsville as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

CHERAW, S.C. — On Oct. 24, representatives from the McLeod Hospice team in Cheraw were presented a monetary gift by sisters Beverly Thompson and Gloria Lewis on behalf of WoodmenLife–Wallace, South Carolina Chapter 966. 

Friday, 04 October 2019 14:43

Taking stroke care to the next level

CHERAW, S.C. — In just four minutes you could: read a few pages of a book; return a phone call; listen to a favorite song... or die from a stroke. On average, every four minutes, a stroke claims a life. It is the third leading cause of death in South Carolina.

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