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WATCH NOW: With 30 employees out, COVID-19 puts pressure on staffing at RMC

The Regional Medical Center is utilizing outside or contract workers as about 30 of its own salaried employees are out due to coronavirus-related issues.

'We've got to connect rural America': COVID-19 has highlighted need for improved internet access in T&D Region

Health care and educational access in a COVID-19 world of self-distancing have shed light on the haves and the have-nots in internet access and technological capabilities for rural areas of The T&D Region.

Orangeburg doctors want to build surgery center; RMC has competing plan

Two physicians are planning to build a multispecialty ambulatory surgery facility with an imaging center in Orangeburg.


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COMMENTARY: What will happen to world economies after the pandemic?

The COVID-19 pandemic has seriously damaged the economies of most of the world. After months of lockdown, most people are afraid to go out or are unable to work and this has created frustration and anger.

COMMENTARY: Orangeburg emergency remains

I want to reiterate that all decisions regarding the path forward for Orangeburg during the novel coronavirus pandemic will be thorough and measured and, most important, in the best interest of all citizens.

COMMENTARY: COVID-19 pandemic: Fast forward 3-6 months

The current pandemic of COVID-19 has gripped the world with apprehension and has evoked a scare of epic proportion regarding its potential to spread and infect humans at global scale.

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