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 2012 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.
Press Release & Announcements
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Italian roller bearing firm to create 50 jobs in Walterboro
The Post and Courier
Meter Bearings establishes first U.S. facility in Colleton
South Carolina Department of Commerce
Meter Bearings to invest $4.5 million
The Press and Standard