Beaufort Memorial Hospital

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The Facility:
Beaufort Memorial Hospital, opened in 1944, is licensed for 197 beds (169 acute, 14 rehab and 14 mental health). It is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) and boasts a quality medical staff of more than 100 board-certified physicians. The largest hospital between Savannah, Ga. and Charleston, S.C., Beaufort Memorial Hospital is situated on the Atlantic Intercoastal Waterway and is one of the few hospitals in the country with its own emergency dock.

The Community:
Beaufort , the second oldest city in South Carolina, is part of the economic, cultural and recreational hub for a large, growing region that takes in parts of the Georgia and South Carolina coasts. Beaufort is located 75 miles south of Charleston, S.C., 55 miles north of Savannah, Ga., and only 40 miles from Hilton Head Island, S.C. The community is surrounded by majestic coastal marshland and is located minutes away from 30 miles of clean beaches.