Many times, patients ask us about ways to thank the doctors, nurses and others who cared for them during their stay at Medical University Hospital. By making a gift to the Giving Back Program, you can thank your caregivers in a meaningful way while helping them change what’s possible in health care for their patients.
Gifts made to the Giving Back Program help pay for:
In short, your gifts help us build and maintain the most professional and comfortable patient-care environment possible.
‘I think people do things in life because of their experiences’
Sean Mummert started small, with red wrist bands that nurses could scan to read everything they needed to know about patients. The bands used direct thermal printing to keep private health information off a printer ribbon, and Mummert’s team sold the idea to MUSC as a safe and secure improvement...Read More
“It was a terrifying feeling for me to be in a room full of people I didn’t know, and they knew me clinically. I didn’t realize at the time that other kids were dealing with that too.”
Laura Zucker remembers the cold white room and calm-voiced strangers trying to distract her...Read More
‘I couldn't accept the diagnosis, so I ignored it.’
Donna Sternlieb’s vision had deteriorated so much that she began seeing things that weren’t there. Dots appeared on clean walls, and rocks became animals...Read More
‘When you’re in an ICU with other families, you share with them in their good times, and you cry with them in their bad times.’
Just days after their first child's birth, Susan and Jason Smith turned their daughter over for heart surgery and shared a hospital waiting room with other worried parents...Read More
‘From the moment I heard about it, I knew I’d be doing it. I didn’t say if, it was when.’
When Ryan Levins was 3 years old, a psychic told his grandmother that Levins would do something “very important” when he turned 23...Read More
Helping to change what’s possible for the College of Health Professions, with a specific focus on leadership development for women. Read More >