We promote and protect the health of the public and the environment.
Board of Health and Environmental Control
April 14, 2011
( ) ACTION/DECISION
( X ) INFORMATION
I. TITLE: Administrative Orders, Consent Orders, and Sanction Letters issued by HEALTH REGULATION (HR).
II. SUBJECT: Sanctions completed during the period February 1, 2011, through February 28, 2011.
III. FACT: For the period February 1, 2011 through February 28, 2011, Health Regulation issued one (1) Consent Orders with total penalties of $6,000.
1. Trident Medical Center, 9330 Medical Plaza Drive, Charleston, S.C. 29406. Under a Consent Order executed February 11, 2011, the facility paid a monetary penalty of $6,000. The facility was found to have violated Regulation 61-15, Certification of Need for Health Facilities and Services, for failure to submit monthly progress reports.Previous Sanctions: In December 2010, Trident Medical paid the Department a civil penalty of $3,000 for failure to submit monthly progress reports.
Pamela M. Dukes