COLLETON MEDICAL CENTER
501 Robertson Boulevard
Walterboro, SC 29488
Colleton Medical Center is a 131-bed acute care, medical-surgical facility that has been serving the Lowcountry of South Carolina for over half a century.
The facility is a part of the HCA South Atlantic Division healthcare system and is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) and offer a full-range of diagnostic, therapeutic, emergency and surgical services which includes Colleton Ambulatory Surgery Center.
Ambulatory Surgery Center (Freestanding)
Fast-track Minor Emergency
Intensive Care Unit
Physical Therapy Inpatient Unit
Wellness Center - Adult
Click here to read the 2010 Colleton Medical Center Community Report
Veterans' Victory House: Home of the Greatest Generations
2461 Sidneys Road
Walterboro, SC 29488
Veterans™ Victory House: Home of the Greatest Generations is a 220-bed state-of-the-art nursing care facility operated by Advantage Veterans Services of Walterboro for the South Carolina Department of Mental Health.
The Veterans™ Victory House facility is 126,000 square feet on a 20-acre site. With a staff of 250, the $28 Million facility is one of the most modern of its kind in the United States. It has 3 nursing units with 56 beds each, as well as a 52 bed secured dementia unit.
Dedicated Saturday, November 11, 2006, on the observance of Veterans™ Day, and following Walterboro™s first annual Veterans™ Day Parade, the facility is comprised of five pavilions, each named in honor of a South Carolinian who made great personal sacrifice furthering the cause of freedom around the world:
Boatswain's Mate First Class James Elliott Williams, Medal of Honor recipient, U.S. Navy, Vietnam;
Lance Corporal Rodney J. Williams, U.S. Marine Corps, Beirut, Lebanon;
Captain John H. Truluck, U.S. Air Force, World War II Ace;
Staff Sergeant Eugene A. Lyons, U.S. Army, World War II; and
Master Sergeant Francis S. Currey, Medal of Honor recipient, U.S. Army, World War II.
The home employs a fully licensed primary care physician as medical director. Experienced in long-term care, this specialist provides admittance and follow-up annual physical exams and regularly visits residents to ensure their physical well-being. A full nursing staff serves residents 24 hours a day, supervised by registered nurses and licensed practical nurses. The staff offers a broad range of experience, with particular emphasis in gerontological and rehabilitative services. Licensed therapists, under contract, provide occupational, physical, speech, and restorative therapies. A full-time licensed pharmacist and pharmacy technician are on duty five days a week.
Residents enjoy a full range of activities under the supervision of a trained and certified activity therapist. The activity program incorporates all physical, emotional, social, and religious needs. A fully staffed social work department offers counseling, assistance in obtaining benefits, financial, and other important services to residents and their families.