Update From the State Director, 7/30/20

SCDMH Staff Continue To Provide Needed Mental Health Care and Nursing Services, Despite Pandemic SCDMH clinical and administrative programs continue to provide needed care to patients and residents in spite of the difficult challenges posed by COVID-19. The Department’s highest priority remains the safety and wellbeing of its patients, residents and staff. The SCDMH Administration… Read More

DMH Nursing Home Temporary Visitor Policy, 3/17/20

SCDMH Operates 4 nursing homes: Tucker Nursing Care Center – Roddey Pavilion – Community Nursing Home (Columbia) Tucker Nursing Care Center – Stone Pavilion – Veterans Nursing Home (Columbia) Richard M. Campbell Nursing Home – Veterans Nursing Home (Anderson) Veterans Victory House – Veterans Nursing Home (Walterboro) Staff have contacted families by phone and letter,… Read More

COVID-19 Notice: All MHCs are changing operations, 3/20/20

All DMH inpatient facilities (hospitals and nursing homes), and community mental health centers remain open and functional. All components of the agency are taking precautions to protect patients, residents and staff from exposure to the novel coronavirus. As a precaution, effective FRIDAY, MARCH 20, all outpatient mental health centers and clinics are changing operations to… Read More