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SRMC announces new name

On Tuesday, August 21, Southeastern Regional Medical Center Board of Trustees Chairman Faye Caton announced an organizational name change. Effective January 1, 2013, the organization will be known as Southeastern Health

Caton and SRMC President/CEO Joann Anderson unveiled the new name, along with the new logo, color and the tagline: Better Health—Starting with You.






The history of the organization:


Dr. Neil Archie Thompson opened Robeson County’s first hospital, Thompson Hospital.


Dr. Horace M. Baker opened Baker Sanatorium.


The Thompson Hospital consolidated with Baker Sanatorium to form the Baker-Thompson Memorial Hospital.


Wednesday, August 19, 1953 – Robeson County Memorial Hospital opened as a new, replacement hospital with 140 beds, 180 employees.


Name changed to Southeastern General Hospital to reflect a growing service area.


Name changed to Southeastern Regional Medical Center.


Leadership announced organizational name change to Southeastern Health, effective January 1, 2013.

Southeastern Regional Medical Center Board of Trustees Chair Faye Caton

Southeastern Regional Medical Center President/CEO Joann Anderson

Last Updated ( Monday, 17 September 2012 15:19 )  

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