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Inpatient Services

  • At Palmetto Health Richland, the 11th floor of 5 Medical Park is dedicated to adult oncology with 52 private rooms for medical, surgical and gynecological oncology patients. Also on the 11th floor, the Duby Thompson Resource Room has cancer educational books, brochures and internet access available for patients and families. 
  • Children's Hospital in 7 Medical Park at Palmetto Health Richland has an eight-bed inpatient unit to provide care for pediatric oncology patients and their families. 
  • At Palmetto Health Baptist, 8th Averyt is a 40-bed adult oncology unit with all private rooms.
  • All inpatient units have case managers, social workers, chaplains, volunteers and a host of health care professionals and allied support services to provide care and support to patients and families. 
  • All patient rooms have space and accommodations to encourage family members to stay with their loved one. The Cancer Center has unlimited visiting hours; we simply request that all of our guests and visitors be respectful of others.
  • The Palliative Care program is available to Palmetto Health inpatients and focuses on the relief of pain, symptoms and stress associated with a serious illness. Palliative care is offered at any stage of an illness along with other medical treatment. For more information, call (803) 296-2726.