It’s official! Palmetto Health has been recognized as best in health care for the fifth consecutive year by readers of The State newspaper in its annual Readers’ Choice awards announced Sunday, Oct. 26. Thank you!
November 21-23, 2014
Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
Auction Preview: Friday, Nov. 21 at 6 p.m
Weekend Activities: Saturday, Nov. 22, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 23, noon to 4 p.m.
The 25th Festival of Trees will be Nov. 21-23 at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center in Columbia, SC. Festival of Trees features decorated trees, wreaths, stockings and other holiday items that will be up for bid during a weekend-long silent auction. Thousands of people will attend from across the Midlands to enjoy the holiday cheer as well as wonderful activities and entertainment — local choirs, dance groups, visits with Santa, area mascots as well as educational sessions from Safe Kids Midlands. Proceeds will benefit Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital.
Palmetto Health Healing Waters is scheduled to open to the public this fall. You can enjoy traditional spa treatments, including anti-aging Pure MD® facials, massage therapy and Healing Waters’ body rituals. Other services include medical aesthetic procedures, such as Botox and dermal fillers; plastic surgery procedures including both reconstructive and cosmetic plastic surgery; and wellness activities. Baptist Parkridge patients will be offered complimentary spa services. Healing Waters now is hiring for multiple full-time and part-time positions. Apply online at PalmettoHealth.org.
Palmetto Health Participating in Health Insurance Marketplace Plans
What is the Health Insurance Marketplace?
Part of the Affordable Care Act and sometimes known as the health insurance “exchange,” the Health Insurance Marketplace helps people find health coverage. It is designed for individuals who do not qualify for employer coverage, Medicare or Medicaid, and may be eligible to purchase coverage through the Marketplace.