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Here’s a complete list of current and archived press releases, keeping you abreast of the latest news and information about our health system.

9/28/2015 A patient’s letter to Roper Rehabilitation
9/22/2015 Local doctor’s idea blooms into trailblazing brain images of cellist’s performance
9/16/2015 Seasonal allergies and back to school illnesses continue to increase
9/10/2015 Merging Art with Technology event at Roper Hospital
8/26/2015 City of Charleston, MUSC, Roper Hospital partner to install crosswalk
8/24/2015 In search of concussions, school district trainers put athletes to the test
8/20/2015 Roper St. Francis’ vast Physician Partners network has reached the heart of Summerville.
8/18/2015 Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital redesignated as Magnet
7/29/2015 Boeing chooses Roper St. Francis Health Alliance to provide quality, affordable healthcare for its South Carolina teammates
7/29/2015 Woman's life saved from C. diff colitis
7/28/2015 Growing use of laborists deliver babies
7/21/2015 Summer colds are different from winter colds
7/20/2015 End-of-life consultations to be covered by Medicaid
7/17/2015 Growing need for senior centers
7/10/2015 The Move It Program
6/25/2015 CEO David Dunlap calls on Legislature to expand Medicaid
6/19/2015 Roper St. Francis ER doc talks increase in heat-related illnesses
6/17/2015 Truven Health 15 Top Health Systems
6/10/2015 Berkeley hospital legal battle continues
6/8/2015 Chaplain comes to terms with cancer
5/27/2015 South Carolina ranks in bottom third for senior health
5/21/2015 A patient showing courage and strength
5/20/2015 Call for design ideas underway for new West Ashley Senior Center
5/15/2015 Berkeley County Council to ask Trident and Roper to quit legal fight
5/15/2015 Let’s go out to the kitchen, and have ourselves a snack
5/7/2015 Statement on South Carolina Court of Appeals decision
5/5/2015 Notice of ANCC Magnet Site Visit for Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital
5/5/2015 New Alzheimer's study could change future
4/17/2015 Mount Pleasant Hospital earns top ratings in patient surveys
4/13/2015 Roper St. Francis and UnitedHealthcare renew network relationship
4/2/2015 Dr. Valerie Scott earns “best” physician award; RSF is best place to give birth
3/31/2015 New Kidney Stone Center provides quick relief for patients
3/25/2015 Lowcountry woman faces same decision as Angelina Jolie
3/24/2015 Agreement between city, Roper paves way for new senior center in West Ashley
3/12/2015 2 Your Health Sleep Deprived: Do Wearable Sleep Trackers Work?
3/12/2015 Homeless health clinic in Charleston receives donations
3/12/2015 Roper research institute recruits business ideas from around the world
3/9/2015 Move IT! Charleston County hopes to bridge gap between medicine and wellness
3/9/2015 Roper St. Francis launches new network to lower costs, improve patient care
3/9/2015 Roper biotech program bares its ‘innovation arm’ in Charleston
3/2/2015 199 students and 24 adults absent from Whitesville Elementary
3/2/2015 Doctors report hundreds of Lowcountry residents infected with stomach virus
2/27/2015 Resolution with UnitedHealthcare
2/24/2015 Medical facilities promise new jobs, health care options
2/20/2015 2015 Westie Award winners rise above expectation
2/19/2015 Ruling favors 2 hospitals in Berkeley County
2/19/2015 Carbon monoxide deaths prompt call for detectors in homes
2/18/2015 Statement on Expansion in Berkeley County
2/17/2015 Statement about UnitedHealthcare
2/12/2015 Roper CEO Matt Severance named chairman-elect of hospital association board
2/5/2015 Roper St. Francis hopes to give 'spark of life' to local schools
1/27/2015 Patient Centered Medical Home
1/22/2015 Roper St. Francis Cancer Center offers course to fight cancer
1/21/2015 Roper St. Francis Cancer Center hosts cancer writing class
1/7/2015 Children, sick residents asked not to visit hospital patients to prevent spreading flu
1/5/2015 SC Medical Society celebrates a birthday, gets a new CEO
12/31/2014 Roper, Tanger team up to lift Christmas spirits of two cancer patients
12/31/2014 Cold cap therapy keeps chemo patients from losing their hair
12/12/2014 RSF Alzheimer's expert weighs in on silver alert system
12/12/2014 Roper St. Francis Physicians Partners Launches Patient-Centered Medical Home
12/9/2014 Dorchester Children's Center awarded $1 million from RSF Physicians Endowment
11/24/2014 Teammates honored as Health Care Heroes
11/24/2014 Classmates reunite for 75th class reunion
11/18/2014 Flu cases on the rise just a few weeks into the season
11/6/2014 Bloodless Medicine Program recognized with two awards
10/29/2014 New technology gives Roper cancer patient hope
10/15/2014 A breast cancer patient's story
10/7/2014 Free sports injury clinics aid Lowcountry high school athletes
10/1/2014 RSF Foundation unveils new philanthropy wall in Roper Hospital lobby
9/28/2014 Summerville couple joins club of grieving parents who have lost babies before birth
9/26/2014 Wound, Ostomy, Continence nurses at Roper St. Francis are ready to treat or educate wherever they are needed
9/25/2014 Roper St. Francis employee survives heart attack, becomes ‘Heart Hero’ for Lowcountry Heart Walk
9/25/2014 Roper Hospital named one of the top 125 hospitals with great orthopedic programs
9/22/2014 Roper St. Francis leader in Lowcountry conducting complex minimally-invasive lung surgery for cancer
9/19/2014 Roper St. Francis remembers the 25th anniversary of Hurricane Hugo
9/17/2014 Ryan White program manager discusses AIDS Walk and Red Ribbon 5K
9/11/2014 Doctors explain the difference between Enterovirus 68 and the common cold
9/10/2014 Roper St. Francis Cancer Care achieves Gold-level Commendation
9/9/2014 'Unusually severe' respiratory virus outbreak suspected in Lowcountry
9/8/2014 Roper St. Francis Foundation hires new leader
8/27/2014 Roper St. Francis employee says "I do" at Roper Hospital
8/25/2014 Chaplaincy program teaches students to assist hospital patients facing illness and death
8/13/2014 Eric Jackson wins Roper St. Francis' most prestigious honor, the President’s Humanitarian Award
8/11/2014 Roper St. Francis hires national leader for Berkeley County development
8/10/2014 Grant aids St. Francis with new cancer treatment
8/10/2014 Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital blesses documents to maintain Magnet status
8/4/2014 Share Our Suzy helps families fight breast cancer's financial toll
8/1/2014 Joan Perry – Volunteer Director and Sidewalk Curator
7/22/2014 ECCO, MUSC and Roper St. Francis unite for new initiative
7/16/2014 New program helps low-income and uninsured living east of the Cooper River
7/15/2014 Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital ranks No. 4 in S.C. on U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals list
7/11/2014 Roper Hospital implants subcutaneous ICD in patient
7/6/2014 Historical tablet found under tarp in Charleston parking garage
7/2/2014 Professional of the Month: Herbie West, CBET
6/23/2014 CDC: Inactive People with Disabilities More Likely to Develop Cancer, Other Chronic Diseases
6/23/2014 HIV Infections in Charleston Area Continue to Climb
6/23/2014 Some S.C. Patients in 'Obamacare' Coverage Gap Qualify for Free Primary Care
6/23/2014 Hospitals Test Different Approaches to Improve Access in Rural Areas of South Carolina
6/18/2014 Local Doctors Explore New Frontier with Google Glass
6/18/2014 Teens Learn Medical Skills at Roper St. Francis Camps
6/11/2014 Business Journal Names Honorees for Influential Women in Business Awards
6/11/2014 Roper St. Francis Physician Named Man of the Year
6/9/2014 HRMC Cancer Care Could Impact up to 60,000 People in S.C.
6/9/2014 Clark Academy Senior Graduates from Hospital Bed
6/5/2014 100 Great Community Hospitals
6/4/2014 Roper Hospital’s Palliative Care Program Earns Recertification
6/3/2014 Report: Hospitals Charge Medicare Vastly Different Amounts for Same Procedures
5/29/2014 Axial Exchange and Becker’s Hospital Review Announce Results of First Ever National Patient Engagement Ranking
5/28/2014 HRMC to Bring Cancer Specialist, Chemotherapy and More to Hampton County
5/22/2014 Roper Announces Medical Offices Project
5/22/2014 Expert: MERS Cases in U.S. Likely to Rise, S.C. Prepared
5/19/2014 Roper St. Francis’ Three Hospitals Rank Nationally for Patient Engagement
5/13/2014 Hospitals Take Different Paths to Meet Nursing Plan
5/9/2014 Roper Working on Berkeley Co. Site
5/7/2014 Roper St. Francis Unveils Plans for New Berkeley County Project
5/7/2014 Roper Announces New Facility at Carnes Crossroads
4/29/2014 NeuroQuest: First Result of SC-Israel Mission
4/29/2014 Roper St. Francis Announces New Vice President of Human Resources
4/25/2014 Truven Health Analytics Reveals Top Health Systems
4/24/2014 Savor a Meal, Save a Life and Help Fight AIDS
4/23/2014 Safe Surgery 2015 Intends to Save Lives in S.C. Operating Rooms
4/21/2014 New Roper Research Institute Helps Lure Israeli Biotech Firm
4/21/2014 Truven's 15 Top systems: Consistency boosts quality
4/8/2014 Sit-to-Stand and Treadmill Desks Gain Foothold in Charleston
4/5/2014 Hunt for Snake Near Starting Line of Bridge Run
4/3/2014 Letter to the Editor: Reduce Obesity
3/24/2014 Success Varies Across S.C. in Enrolling Uninsured Patients in Medicaid Expansion Alternative
3/20/2014 Health Care Experts Make Case for Medicaid Expansion at Roper Hospital
3/20/2014 Deadline Approaches for Affordable Care Act Sign-Up,
3/7/2014 Roper St. Francis Named Top Hospital for Patient Care and Outcomes
3/5/2014 Statement From Roper St. Francis on Patient Privacy
3/3/2014 Robotic Suit Helps Some Walk Again, First in South Carolina
3/3/2014 Birth Outcomes Initiative, S.C. Medicaid focus on Reducing C-Sections
2/26/2014 Roper St. Francis Mount Pleasant Hospital Achieves Pathway to Excellence® Designation
2/26/2014 Roper Hospital Announces First Exoskeleton Technology in S.C.
2/21/2014 Local Doctor Helps Haitian Woman Walk Again
2/21/2014 Antidepressant Holds Promise in Treating Alzheimer's Agitation
2/21/2014 2014 Charleston Heart Ball Art & Wine Auction Set for Saturday
2/21/2014 West Ashley Senior Center Likely Will Open in 2016
2/12/2014 Obamacare Medicaid Expansion Debate in South Carolina Not a 'Dead Issue'
2/10/2014 How Healthy is Your Heart?
2/6/2014 CVS Caremark Plans to Stop Selling Tobacco Products
2/5/2014 Roper Hospital Recognized
2/5/2014 Roper Recognized
2/5/2014 Miler, Heritage Win Business of Year
2/4/2014 March of Dimes to Host March for Babies Kick Off
1/31/2014 Roper Hospital Included in Top 5 Percent for Clinical Care
1/28/2014 Roper St. Francis Patient-Care Facility Closings and Info
1/27/2014 Former Gamecocks Coach Holtz Built the Foundation for Success
1/24/2014 Local Experts React to FDA Announcement about Food Label Overhaul
1/22/2014 2 Your Health: Palm Scanning Technology at Roper St. Francis
1/22/2014 The Trendlines Group Signs Collaboration Agreement with Roper St. Francis
1/22/2014 Sun City Residents Attend Wellness Day Expo
1/21/2014 The Trendlines Group Signs Collaboration Agreement with Roper St. Francis-The Sacramento Bee
1/21/2014 Medicare Posts Hospitals' 'Clean and Dirty Laundry' on Hospital Compare Website
1/17/2014 Local Heart Attack Survivor Among 7 National Spokeswomen for Go Red for Women Campaign
1/17/2014 Berkeley County School Officials React After TB is Confirmed at Stratford High
1/14/2014 Becker's Hospital Review Names 100 Hospitals with Great Orthopedic Programs
1/7/2014 Charleston Doctor Aids in National Study Showing Vitamin E May Ease Alzheimer's
1/6/2014 3 More Flu Deaths Reported in South Carolina
1/6/2014 Roper St. Francis Foundation Receives Donation from Mt. Pleasant Manor
1/3/2014 Becker's Hospital Review Names 100 Hospitals With Great Orthopedic Programs-Staff
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