Palmetto Health

Palmetto Health is South Carolina's largest and most comprehensive not-for-profit health resource. In our progressive environment, the latest technology and treatment protocols go hand-in-hand with quality patient care. Palmetto Health is composed of three outstanding hospitals:

The 1,247-bed system is a JCAHO-accredited institution, and has more than 9,000 employees and 1,300 physicians.

Each year, the three hospitals treat nearly a half million patients, welcome more than 6,700 babies into the world, treat more than 82,000 pediatric patients and 3,000 cancer patients, accommodate more than 134,000 emergency department visits, perform more than 50,000 mammograms, and make more than 37,000 home care visits.

The Emergency Department at Palmetto Health Richland has over 75 beds and cares for over 90,000 patients each year.