IT alert: Roper Hospital downtime on Dec. 5

Below is a scheduled downtime reminder for Roper Hospital:

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All hospitals receive Zero Harm awards from state association

All four Roper St. Francis Healthcare hospitals are being recognized for safety excellence by the S.C. Hospital Association’s Zero Harm program.

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Check out these prize-winning pumpkins at all hospitals

The Morrison Healthcare pumpkin-decorating contest prompted some pretty spectacular designs.

The gourd-adorning competition at all four Roper St. Francis Healthcare hospitals required a sock donation to enter, and the winning departments get a free catered lunch from Morrison. Here are the results:


Winner: 3Saint Luke Med Surg (348 sock donations)


Winner: Cath lab (864 sock donations)


Winner: Emergency Department (1060 sock donations)


Winner: Patient Access (89 sock donations)





All four RSFH hospitals earn ‘A’s for patient safety once again

Every hospital at Roper St. Francis Healthcare earned an “A” Hospital Safety Grade for patient safety in The Leapfrog Group ratings released today. [Read more…]

Roper Hospital a top facility for critical care

Roper Hospital was recently named among the top facilities for critical care, according to Healthgrades.

Healthgrades evaluated hospitals for superior clinical outcomes in treating pulmonary embolism, respiratory system failure, sepsis and diabetic emergencies.

As a result of that evaluation, Roper Hospital was named by Healthgrades as America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care Award (2024).

That put the facility among the Top 5 percent of hospitals for critical in the country – a remarkable achievement.

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Staff receptions off to good start with 2 left to go

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Roper Hospital ED achieves reaccreditation for its senior-friendly facilities

The Roper Hospital Emergency Department will maintain its prestigious national certification for demonstrating a commitment to compassionate, specialized senior care for three more years.

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Lindsey Sineath earns Excellence in Action Award

Lindsey Sineath, RN at Roper Hospital, recently received an Excellence in Action Award, which recognizes teammates for going above and beyond on the job.

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Remembering Dr. Haskell Ellison

The patient waiting area on the second floor of Roper Hospital is dedicated to Dr. Haskell and Barbara Ellison.

Dr. Haskell Ellison, an accomplished physician who cared for the Lowcountry for more than 50 years, died Feb. 25. [Read more…]

Expect roadwork on Calhoun Street Sunday night and Monday morning

Roadwork will affect Calhoun Street this Sunday, Feb. 5. Milling and paving will take place from 7 p.m. that evening through 6 a.m. Monday, Feb. 6.

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