About East Cooper Medical Center

East Cooper Medical Center is one of South Carolina’s leaders in healthcare. Our approach to medicine is designed to provide you with successful outcomes, fast recovery times and a better quality of life.

Our hospital combines technology and clinical expertise with compassion to provide you personalized care for a lifetime. Our expanded scope of services, our commitment to quality & safety, and our outstanding team of caregivers have attracted patients throughout the Lowcountry and beyond, and have contributed to our hospital being nationally recognized. 

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News & Announcements

East Cooper Medical Center Labor and Delivery Unit Recognized as Best in Health by HealthLinks

Mar 17, 2020

ECMC-Best-LD-400x-300East Cooper Medical Center’s Labor and Delivery Unit has be named Best in Health by HealthLinks Magazine.

“Our Labor and Delivery Unit is very deserving of this honorable recognition from HealthLinks Magazine,” said Patrick Downes, East Cooper Medical Center CEO.  “Each member of the team works diligently to help patients welcome their newest family members. They also have phenomenal compassion and empathy when helping families during times of loss. We appreciate HealthLinks readers for casting their votes and recognizing our colleagues!”

This award is part of HealthLinks Magazine’s inaugural Best in Health.

“HealthLinks began our Best In Health awards because we believe in the unmatched value of having quality healthcare providers for the families of the Lowcountry,” said HealthLinks Publisher Cullen Murray-Kemp. “Because the voting is completely reader-driven and focuses exclusively on healthcare, the Best In Health offers an unbiased window into the top healthcare entities in town. There are thousands of new and current residents who are looking for local healthcare options, we think that HealthLinks Charleston and the Best In Health are great places to start.”