Patient & Visitor Information 

Patient & Visitor Information

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Flu season is here!

The influenza virus is spread through germs in the air when someone infected coughs or sneezes. If you have flu-like symtoms, put on a mask and notify staff. Symptoms include fever, cough, sore throat, runny nose, body aches, headache, rash, vomiting and diarrea.

Visitors: Please do not visit patients if you are sick.

These precautions are necessary for your protection and the protection of our patients. 

Welcome to the hospitals of Palmetto Health. Whether you are a patient or visitor, we strive to make your experience at our hospitals as comfortable as possible by providing you the information you need. Should you have additional questions, please contact one of our Patient Relations departments at the numbers listed below.

Palmetto Health Baptist
For patient room numbers, call 803.296.5440.

Palmetto Health Baptist Parkridge
For general information, call 803-907-7000.

Palmetto Health Richland
For patient room numbers, call 803.434.6111. 

Hospital Mailing Addresses

For patient concerns, call:
Palmetto Health Baptist Patient Relations: 803.296.5129
Palmetto Health Richland Patient Relations: 803.434.6237

Policy Statement
Palmetto Health strives to improve the well being of the communities it serves through its integrated healthcare delivery system. Quality services are made available to all members of the community regardless of an ability to pay. Therefore, Palmetto Health will work with uninsured or under insured patients to seek financial assistance or charity care.