Georgetown Memorial Hospital is a 131-bed, acute-care facility offering state-of-the-art equipment, providing a full range of inpatient/outpatient services. Centrally located in the historic seaport city of Georgetown, SC is about 40 miles south of Myrtle Beach & 1-hour north of Charleston. Convenient medical care services for communities in the eastern coastal region. Providing 24-hour emergency services & specialized nursing services, including intensive care & step down units, along with medical/surgical OB Gyn & related services including labor/delivery, post partum/level II nursery & pediatrics. The onsite laboratory provides hematology, chemistry, microbiology, histology, cytology, pathology & blood bank services. Waccamaw Community Hospital, located in Murrells Inlet, joined the Georgetown Hospital Family in November 2002. A 167-bed facility accommodates the needs of the population in the fast-growing northern section of the organization's current service area. 24-hour emergency services, obstetrics, inpatient/outpatient surgery & medical/surgical units are available at the hospital. Intensive care & step-down units are also offered. Waccamaw Rehabilitation Center, an acute care inpatient rehabilitation facility is located in the Waccamaw Community Hospital & serves as an interim step for patients discharged from inpatient facilities. Rehabilitation services, physical, occupational & speech therapy are available. NextStep Adult & Pediatric Outpatient Rehabilitation Centers Full recovery from orthopedic injuries, surgery or disease often involves a course of physical therapy or other forms of rehabilitation. Georgetown Hospital System offers a complete family of rehabilitation services. NextStep Rehabilitation Services offers adult & pediatric outpatient physical, speech & occupational therapy at sites conveniently located throughout Georgetown/Horry counties. Rehab services are offered for adults at Azalea Lakes Medical Center in Myrtle Beach, Waccamaw Medical Park in Murrells Inlet, Andrews Medical Center in Andrews, HealthPoint Center for Health & Fitness in Pawleys Island & in Georgetown on Church Street, about 2 miles north of the Georgetown Memorial Hospital campus. Special therapy services designed for pediatric patients are available at sites in Georgetown & Myrtle Beach. NextStep Pain Management Centers: Severe pain, sometimes associated with conditions of the bones, joints & spine can be debilitating. When pain becomes chronic due to an injury, disease or surgery, our pain management teams work to design a custom plan of care based on each patient's individual needs. The overall goal is to reduce pain, thus increasing the patient's level of activity, ability to focus on tasks, relationships & more fully enjoy activities of daily living. Georgetown Hospital System's NextStep Pain Management Centers are located in Murrells Inlet & Georgetown. NextStep Wound Healing Center: The NextStep Wound Healing Center, located at Waccamaw Medical Park in Murrells Inlet, takes a multi-disciplinary approach to wound management. Wound care is provided by a team of professionals especially trained to care for people with wounds that resist healing. NextStep Wound Healing Center offers comprehensive treatments using leading edge techniques such as Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBO). Georgetown Hospital System's NextStep Wound Healing Center offers patients access to specialized care/treatment for chronic wounds. HealthPoint – Center for Health & Fitness, located in Pawleys Island, is a full service fitness center offering state of the art equipment & programs provided by a trained professional staff of exercise physiologists. The facility includes an indoor pool, cardio workout area, women’s only workout space, gym, racquetball, land/water aerobics & special classes/events. HealthPoint’s Day Spa offers a comprehensive menu of skin, body & nail treatments/massage. Cancer & cardiac rehabilitation programs are available.