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SC high court to hear Certificate of Need case

...funding, about three dozen projects worth about $100 million were being reviewed by DHEC.Groups including the South Carolina Hospital Asso ciation sued over the issue, saying the state law requiring the review is still on the books and can't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-01/sc-high-court-hear-certificat
Three confirmed dead because of delayed care at Augusta VA

...Columbia occurred under Wiley's administration as well.The health care administrator was named director of the South Carolina hospital in November 2011, almost a year after she left Augusta and the city's VA center lost full accreditation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-20/three-confirmed-dead-because-
SC hospital may be forced to close

SUMTER, S.C. - Lawyers say a Sumter hospital could be forced to close if it's forced to pay a full judgment in a false Medicare claims case.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-02/sc-hospital-may-be-forced-clo
Sumter hospital guilty of submitting $39 million in false Medicare claims

COLUMBIA - A South Carolina hospital has been found guilty of collecting millions of dollars in false Medicare claims.After a four-week trial in Columbia, a federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-09/sumter-hospital-guilty-submit
DHEC asks justices to rule on hospital program

...fund a program, it suspends the program's obligations for that fiscal year.Several groups, including the South Carolina Hospital Asso ciation, say the Certificate of Need program is still necessary. They say the review of projects keeps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-01/dhec-asks-justices-rule-hospi
South Carolina hospitals waiting for high court's direction

COLUMBIA - Officials at South Carolina's medical facilities are taking a wait-and-see approach to spending millions of dollars on construction and equipment after a budget veto from Gov. Nikki Haley put a bureaucratic permission process she's long opposed in limbo.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-07-05/south-carolina-hospitals-wai
SC Supreme Court to hear Certificate of Need case

...program in June, and the Department of Health and Environmental Control suspended it.Groups including the South Carolina Hospital Association sued, saying the law requiring the review is still on the books and can't be suspended just because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-20/sc-supreme-court-hear-certifi
Hunting accident kills South Carolina police officer

...late Monday morning near Andrews. His body was found around 4 p.m.Officials say Nettles was not shot and there is no sign of foul play.An autopsy was planned Tuesday at the Medical University of South Carolina Hospital in Charleston.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-09-03/hunting-accident-kills
SC budget: Hospital regulation program loses $1.7 million

...state health officials use to regulate whether South Carolina hospitals can add new beds, build additional facilities...care," Haley spokesman Rob Godfrey said.The South Carolina Hospital Association thinks the program is important...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-06-26/sc-budget-hospital-regulation-progr
DHEC suspending South Carolina's Certificate of Need program

...worth about $90 million are awaiting DHEC approval.Supporters of the Certificate of Need program, such as the South Carolina Hospital Association, said its goal was to make sure medical services didn't just go to the richest and most populated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-28/dhec-suspending-south-carolin