Laurens County is blessed to have a coordinated network of health care systems and professionals to meet the medical needs of its residents and continue to improve the quality of life for all. Primary practitioners, dentists, orthodontists, optometrists, chiropractors, physical therapists, and a litany of other life sustaining professionals provide excellent health care for Laurens County. Two hospital systems, Greenville Health System’s Laurens County Memorial Hospital and Self Regional Healthcare, serve the community with a commitment to excellence that is unrivaled in the Southeast.
Greenville Health System — Laurens County Memorial Hospital – In today’s world of health care delivery, the Greenville Health System — Laurens County Memorial Hospital is changing and growing, but never forgetting its true commitment to serve the community. Since the hospital opened in 1989 and through its merger in 2013, it has kept its promise to provide quality health care with a personal touch. Today, Laurens County Memorial Hospital operates at a capacity of 76 acute care beds and 14 skilled nursing beds. The hospital retains more than 460 full- and part-time employees and 60 volunteers, in addition to an active medical staff of 55 physicians and 35 consulting physicians
Self-Medical Group – Self Medical Group is a network of primary care, specialists and hospital based physicians who work together to provide patients comprehensive health care. From a cold to cardiac care, these physicians provide access to the level of care you need. And, as affiliates of Self Regional Healthcare, they have access to the resources, diagnostics and technology of a nationally recognized regional referral center serving the Lakelands of South Carolina
Family Healthcare-Clinton – A new way of health care and a lot more than another doctor’s office these days. As a part of Self Medical Group, a team of doctors, family physicians and specialists, nurses and specially trained staff, all work together for your health. They provide access to advanced diagnostics and specialty services and the resources of the area’s largest health care provider — a complete network of care for you and your family.
Express Medical Care–Laurens – Provides high-quality urgent care that is affordable and convenient. By offering after-hours, walk-in and weekend service, board certified physicians strive to give you the care you need when you need it.
Good Shepherd Free Medical Clinic – Provides free medical care to citizens who are without private insurance, government assistance or the financial resources to afford such care. The clinic is staffed by volunteers and funded by other sources, including private donations.
The Whitten Center – Located in Clinton, is the South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs’ largest residential services facility for those individuals who are mentally handicapped or have behavioral problems.
Laurens County has a fine selection of nursing homes, retirement homes and assisted-living facilities, including Bailey Manor, Langston House, Martha Franks Baptist Retirement Center, NHC Healthcare, Carolina Gardens, Clinton Presbyterian Community and the Hospice of Laurens County. For a full list, please call the Laurens County Chamber of Commerce.