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9:01 am on Friday September 6, 2013

MUSC billing system hacked, patient financial information at risk

The Medical University of Soiuth Carolina (MUSC) is where the majority of Grand Stranders get sent for specialty care, especially pediatric patients. Unfortunately, their billing system was hacked and the financial information associated with as...
9:36 am on Thursday September 5, 2013

MUSC Credit card vendor hacked, releasing patient info

The credit card payment vendor used by the  Medical University of South Carolina was compromised, affecting some 7,000 patients. The information that was breached includes: names, addresses, credit card numbers, credit card security numbers and e-...
10:32 am on Friday April 12, 2013

MUSC hosting first women’s health day Thursday

The Medical University of South Carolina will hold its first Women's Health Research Day on Thursday, April 18 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the MUSC Institute of Pyschiatry.   The event will feature lectures ranging in topic from gender differences in...
10:34 am on Monday February 11, 2013

Nonprofit helps children's cancer research take next step at MUSC

The Medical University of South Carolina will buy a $30,000 machine this month that will be used to help research a cure for Neuroblastoma, a type of cancerous tumor usually victimizing young children. The Synergy H1 Hybrid Reader scrutinizes gene...
6:41 am on Monday February 11, 2013

Nonprofit helps children's cancer research take next step at MUSC

Image by Flickr user US Army Africa The Medical University of South Carolina will buy a $30,000 machine this month that will be used to help research a cure for Neuroblastoma, a type of cancerous tumor usually victimizing young children. The...
8:00 am on Tuesday July 3, 2012

MUSC amongst most popular medical schools in America

Image by Flickr user jasleen_kaurThe U.S. News and World Report short list recently named the Medical University of South Carolina a the 5th most popular medical school in the nation. The rankings were based on the highest percentage of enrolled...
1:49 pm on Thursday May 17, 2012

Dogs for a Cause Supports "I Will Reflect" Melanoma Awareness Initiative

Join The Spa at Charleston Place for a night of fun and awareness with the Charleston Riverdogs. Help support the "I Will Reflect" Melanoma Awareness Initiative while you enjoy a night out at 'The Joe.' Tickets are available for $10 and can be...
10:12 am on Wednesday October 7, 2009

MUSC flu vaccine shipment destroyed by freezing temperatures

Image by Flickr user samantha celeraImage by 20091007-flu.jpg Around 13,000 doses of seasonal flu vaccine headed for the Medical University of South Carolina were destroyed due to freezing in transit. The decreased numbers have caused the school to...
5:22 am on Tuesday September 9, 2008

MUSC's 'one-stop' cardiovascular center opening

MUSC is starting a new program that aims to help people and help control medical costs by early detection of cardiovascular disease. A press release talks about the services offered: comprehensive cardiovascular exams, nutrition assessments,...
5:28 am on Monday August 11, 2008

Charleston's Ronald McDonald house marking 25 years

On September 4 the local Ronald McDonald House will marks is 25th year of offering low-cost stays to those with sick children. Charleston owes its house in no small part to those who made donations in memory of 14-year-old Kelley Conrey who died in...
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