SPARTANBURG — It takes a strong team to analyze the healthcare needs of a community. This team includes community members and physicians recently elected to serve on the Spartanburg Regional Foundation board of trustees and the advisory boards.
These board members are leaders in the Upstate with a passion for health and a commitment to care at Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System. Foundation board members meet quarterly to oversee the work of the Foundation and the advisory divisions assist with fundraising for cancer, heart and hospice.
“The trustees and advisory board members are crucial to the success of the Foundation. They work tirelessly to support the availability and accessibility of the highest quality health care for all residents. We could not accomplish our work without their leadership and support,” said Kristy Caradori, Foundation Executive Director.
Foundation board members meet quarterly to oversee the work of the Foundation, and many members hold volunteer and board positions in other organizations throughout the community.
“It is an honor to work with this distinguished group of people to help aid our community through health initiatives,” said Ashley Allen, Foundation board chair. “We strive every day to create a healthier community through the Foundation’s donations.”
New Trustees and Advisory Officers and New Members include:
Dan Fried, MD
Jason Rousseau, DO
Mary Hope Rhodes
About the Spartanburg Regional Foundation
The Spartanburg Regional Foundation is a charitable organization whose primary mission is to benefit the Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System through direct support of community programs and services that share Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System’s mission of providing quality health care to our community.
About Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System (SRHS) offers a full spectrum of services through four hospitals: Spartanburg Medical Center, Pelham Medical Center, Spartanburg Hospital for Restorative Care and Union Medical Center. SRHS also includes Ellen Sagar Nursing Center, 113-bed long-term care, skilled nursing facility that offers nursing care and rehabilitation services. SRHS provides unparalleled oncological care through the Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute. The multidisciplinary Medical Group of the Carolinas has more than 300 physicians across seven counties in two states. SRHS employs nearly 6,000 associates and offers outpatient surgery centers, a vibrant post-acute division, and a Level I Trauma Center. U.S. News and World Report ranked Spartanburg Medical Center the No. 1 regional hospital in South Carolina in 2014-15. The Commission on Cancer gave Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute its Outstanding Achievement Award.
This story was submitted by the Spartanburg Regional Healthcare Foundation.