DEDICATED TO YOUR HEALTH

For more than 45 years, Rural Health Services (RHS) has provided a wide array of primary and preventive healthcare services to the population of Aiken County and surrounding areas.

RHS is a private, non-profit, Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC). RHS offers culturally-competent, comprehensive primary, preventive, and supplemental healthcare services to all people, regardless of ability to pay, through its main facility in Aiken and satellite facilities in Clearwater and South Aiken.

A MESSAGE FROM THE CEO

On behalf of the Board of Directors, Executive Team, providers, and staff, I would like to thank the Aiken County community for allowing Rural Health Services to be your Primary Care Medical Home during the past year.
Our mission to provide accessible, quality, comprehensive primary healthcare services in a dignified and culturally-competent manner would not be possible without the incredible support from our loyal patients and community partners.
I am incredibly proud to call this community our home and you, our family. I look forward to another fantastic year of compassion, quality, and caring.

Get #vaxxed💉this week at RHS! Anyone 12+ can receive a #Pfizer booster while anyone 18+ can receive a #Moderna booster. Questions? Ask below 🔽 ...

5 tips to boost your well-being and happiness
1. Connect- Talk, listen, be there, feel connected with others
2. Give- your time, your words, your presence
3. Take notice- remember the simple things that give you joy and happiness
4. Keep learning- embrace new experiences, see opportunities, surprise yourself
5. Be active- do what you can, enjoy what you do, move your mood
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Join the 2.75 million others in #southcarolina who are #fᴜʟʟʏvᴀᴄᴄɪɴᴀᴛᴇᴅ ! 💉 RHS offers free and convenient vaccines at all three of our primary care locations. #Boosters start at 16+ for Pfizer and 18+ for Moderna. ...

Thinking about ways to better your health in #2022? 🎇 With #NYE right around the corner, it’s time to start creating your New Year’s resolutions! Make your #health a priority with RHS. 🩺 Seeing us regularly can increase your overall #wellness and reduce stress levels with cost effective health services. ...

RHS's COVID-19 VACCINE CLINIC SCHEDULE!
Get boosted for a safer holiday season! 🎁
Everyone age 18+ can get a #booster, 6 months after your 2nd dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna #COVID19 vaccine.
Anyone 5+ can receive the initial #vaccine. Your child needs both doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to build important protection against severe illness from COVID.Smaller dose, same effective protection.
📞 Call 803-380-7000 to get your booster/vaccine or walk-in during our listed clinic times.
Use resources like @scdhec or @cdcgov to stay informed and find vaccine locations near you.
#wecandothis #BeTheGeneration #vaccinesafetyadvocate #VaccinesBringUsCloser #COVID19
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67 POUNDS!💊 National Drug Take Back Day was a huge success at Rural Health Services, Inc. with over 67 lbs. of unused and expired medication returned to our collection site. Thank you for choosing the #safe, #convenient, and #responsible means of disposing prescription drugs.

Lets continue to #educate the general public about the abuse of medications and the proper ways to #dispose of unused drugs.

¡Gracias por ayudar a que nuestro día nacional de devolución de medicamentos recetados sea un éxito!

Find a collection site near you: https://tinyurl.com/takebacknearme
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BIG things are happening at Rural Health Services, Inc. Can you guess what we are building right next to our Clyburn Cenfer? 👀 ...

Do you have high blood pressure?

Sign up for our Hypertension Control Initiative by filling out the form below.

You can scan the QR code or go to https://bit.ly/3DhtBvN to access more information.

To address hypertension in our patient population, Rural Health Services, Inc. is offering two free programs for our patients. One program is sponsored by the YMCA. It is virtual and requires a cell phone, computer, or tablet. Patients may enroll without a provider referral if they meet program requirements. Our second program offers patients a cellular blood pressure device that can be used from home and integrated with a dashboard for easy monitoring by clinic personnel.

#hypertension #hypertensionawareness #highbloodpressure #aikensc #southcarolina #HypertensionControl
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RHS's School Based Health Program is going back to serve the Aiken County Public School District! 🩺🍎

📆 On Monday, October 4th, Rural Health Services School-Based Program will provide health services to students at:
- Aiken Elementary
- Gloverville Elementary School
- Warrenville Elementary School
- Belvedere Elementary School

To enroll your child, visit your schools nurse or fill out the form found at https://bit.ly/3utNw7M.

What services do we provide students that #enroll?
- Well-child exams and medical screenings
- Behavioral health screenings
- Dental exams, x-rays, cleanings, sealants, and fluorides.
- Nutritional services, educational sessions, and counseling

Follow our page and share this information so we can better serve the children in #Aiken county schools.
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💉OCTOBER #COVID19 VACCINE SCHEDULE💉
⌚️9:00AM-4:00PM
#PFIZER (12+) and #Moderna (18+) available.
#BOOSTER shots also available for the Pfizer vaccine.
We offer our vaccine clinics at all three locations, save the graphic below to stay updated.

Other information:
-Walk-ins and appointments are allowed.
-Please bring your ID and insurance card if you have one.
-Masks must be worn inside the building at all times.
-If you are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms, please notify our front desk by calling 803-380-7000 before your appointment.

Follow @scdhec for updated COVID-19 information.

#aikensc #VaccinesBringUsCloser #Vaccines4All #VaccineSecondDose #PfizerBooster #southcarolina #aikencounty #maskup #Modernavacinne
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The @leagueofwomenvoters visited our Clyburn Center on September 28th to help incoming patients register to vote. Educate yourself on our SC legislators and #register to cast your #vote.

🗳Important dates to follow:
Sunday, October 23rd: Registration Deadline
Saturday, October 9th: Absentee Voting Deadline
Tuesday, November 2nd: VOTE

✅First Time Voter Checklist
1. Register to vote.
2. Find your polling place.
3. See what's on your ballot.
4. Check if you need an ID to vote.
5. Vote!

📝For information:
Visit: @vote411 or www.vote411.org
Want to know the SC elected officials?
https://sc.gov/government/state-government
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TOMORROW (9/28) Our COVID-19 Vaccine Team will be at the Crossland Park in Aiken from 9:00AM-4:00PM.

📍1248 Crosland Drive, Aiken SC
Join us to get the #Pfizer (12+) or #Moderna (18+) vaccine for FREE. We also have #booster shots available.

Share this post with your loved ones to increase the number of vaccinated individuals in our #Aiken community. We must do our part in ending this virus once and for all!

Follow SC DHEC to stay up to date on all things #COVID19
Call us at 803-380-7000 or visit ruralhs.org/covid-19-response to learn more about our COVID policy.
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ATTENTION: Rural Health Services will be offering two #COVID19 testing clinics this month. #Share this to give COVID-19 resources to your friends and loved ones. #Follow our Instagram to stay updated on our #vaccine and testing clinic!

📍Location: Clyburn Center for Primary Care
📅Dates: Tuesday, September 21st & Monday, September 27th
⏰Times: 8:30AM-1:00PM
🤑Price: FREE
📞Call: 803-380-7000 for an appointment.

*You must schedule an appointment with us if you are experiencing any COVID-19 related symptoms.

Take a look at our previous posts for vaccine scheduling. We offer #Pfizer and #Moderna vaccines at all of our locations.

#COVID19 #covidtesting #CovidTestingSites #aikensc SC DHEC
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TOMORROW (09/11), visit us for a FREE HIV testing clinic!

📍Location: Clyburn Center for Primary Care
⌚Time: 8:00AM-12:00PM.
💉Get your results in just 20 minutes!
📞Call us at 803-380-7000 to schedule your appointment.

Other local resources:
@hopehealthinc
150 University Pkwy, Aiken SC 29801
Testing Monday-Thursday 9AM-4PM
803-643-1977

@scdhec
HIV testing locator tool : https://gis.dhec.sc.gov/HIVLocator/

#HIV #HIVPrevention #stopthestigma #hivawareness #gettestedtoknowyourstatus #KnowYourStatus #HealthcareForAll #freeclinic
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