Optim Medical Center-Screven Welcomes a New Outpatient Dermatology Clinic

SYLVANIA, GA (June 14, 2022) – Optim Medical Center-Screven is excited to announce the addition of a new specialty service. Starting June 20th, dermatology services will be available the third Monday of the month in Screven County. Sidney P. Smith, MD and Karen Penrose, FNP from Georgia Skin & Cancer Clinic will see patients at …

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Introducing Michael D. Dykes, MD, Interventional Pain Management Specialist

Changing the Quality of Lives Through Compassionate Care and Cutting Edge Medical Technology Suffering from chronic pain and finding relief can be time consuming, difficult, and frustrating. For many patients who have exhausted other treatment options with little or no success. The good news is that safe solutions for managing pain – that minimize or …

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AT&T and Hargray Mobile Customer Connectivity Issues

ATTN: AT&T and HARGRAY MOBILE CUSTOMERS ATTEMPTING TO CALL OPTIM MEDICAL CENTER-TATTNALL IF YOU ARE HAVING A MEDICAL EMERGENCY, PLEASE CALL 911. AT&T and HARGRAY mobile customers are experiencing intermittent connectivity issues when attempting to dial the main phone number for Optim Medical Center-Tattnall – 912-557-1000. We are aware of the issue, understand the great …

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Introducing Tele-ED: Stay local for specialized emergency medicine care

Optim Medical Center-Screven has a new tool that will make it easier to provide necessary healthcare. The hospital has partnered with Augusta University Medical Center to provide Optim with AU Telehealth, a system allowing doctors and patients to conference with health care specialists over a video call. Optim’s director of marketing Meg Pace said, “If a patient arrives …

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Revised Visitor Policy 1.3.2022

VISITOR POLICY

revised: 1.3.22 Optim Health System’s commitment remains the same: Unmatched Safety. Compassionate Care. Due to the low vaccination rate and the rise in COVID-19 cases in the communities we serve, we are revising our Visitation Policy effective Monday, January 3, 2022 Until Further Notice. OPTIM MEDICAL CENTER – TATTNALL Emergency Departments No visitors permitted in the …

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Optim Medical Center-Screven CEO Appointed to Ogeechee Technical College Foundation Board of Trustees

Ogeechee Technical College Foundation announced the appointment of Lagina Evans (Chief Executive Officer of Optim Medical Center-Screven), Ken Austin (Market President for the Queensborough National Bank and Trust Sylvania Team), and John Scott (General Manager and CEO of Bulloch Solutions)to the local board of trustees. “The connection between the Ogeechee Technical College Foundation and our …

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Optim Medical Center-Screven Announces Plan for Emergency Department Renovation

All hospital services will remain open and operational during construction Optim Medical Center-Screven is excited to announce it is beginning a renovation project that will transform key parts of the hospital over the next 8 months. During construction, all hospital departments and services offered will remain open and operational without interruption. The plan includes a host of improvements and changes in design and function. The …

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Elective Surgeries & Outpatient Procedures

Optim Health System’s commitment remains the same: Unmatched Safety. Compassionate Care. SAFE SCHEDULING When you call to schedule an appointment, procedure, or surgery you will be asked a series of questions about your health and any symptoms you may be currently experiencing. TELEHEALTH VIRTUAL VISIT Our orthopedic, neurosurgery, pain management, and primary care clinics may offer …

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COVID-19 | On-going Restrictions

At Optim Health System, we take the health and well-being of you, our patient, as well as our employees, providers, and everyone in the communities we serve, very seriously. As part of our on-going safety protocols, we continue to closely monitor COVID-19 (coronavirus) through the CDC, WHO, and the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) and update our protocols …

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Optim Health System and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield sign a new multi-year agreement

During the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, consumers continue to have access to quality healthcare facilities across Southeastern Georgia ATLANTA, GA (February 10, 2021) – Optim Health System and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield (Anthem) announced they will continue their partnership through a new multi-year agreement, protecting consumers’ access to Optim facilities during the continuing coronavirus …

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Robotic-Assisted Joint Replacement

Your comeback starts here. With the region’s most experience robotic-assisted joint replacement team at Optim Health System’s Orthopedic Joint Replacement Centers of Excellence at Optim Surgery Center and Optim Medical Center-Tattnall. Don’t let pain hold you back! Relieve your arthritis pain and get back to the things you love with robotic-assisted joint replacement. The surgeons …

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Optim Medical Center-Tattnall in the Top 10% in the Nation for Patient Safety for Second Year in a Row

(Reidsville, GA – June 16, 2020) Optim Medical Center-Tattnall announced today that it is a recipient of the Healthgrades 2020 Patient SafetyExcellence AwardTM. This distinction places Optim Medical Center-Tattnall among the top 10% of all short-term acute care hospitals reporting patient safety data as evaluated by Healthgrades, the leading resource that connects consumers, physicians and health systems.  During …

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