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  • Graphic for the Clemson vs University of South Carolina annual flu shot competition

    Clemson, USC ramp up annual flu shot competition

    November 5, 2020

    Clemson University and the University of South Carolina will not play on the gridiron this fall, but that has not stopped the rival institutions from keeping another important annual competition alive. The two schools will once again compete to see who can get the most flu vaccines. All Clemson students and employees can participate by […]

  • Get your flu shot Friday at a convenient drive-through location

    October 27, 2020

    Faculty and staff have another opportunity Friday to get a free flu shot at a convenient drive-through location in Lot C-2 (map) at the corner of Williamson and Perimeter roads. The Joseph F. Sullivan Center is offering them from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. For Clemson employees and others on the State Health Plan, flu […]

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    Sullivan Center offers flu shots every Friday through October

    September 30, 2020

    The Clemson University Joseph F. Sullivan Center is offering drive-through flu shots every Friday in October starting Oct. 2 from 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Drive-through shots will be located in Lot C-2 at the corner of Williamson Road and Perimeter Road. For Clemson employees and other individuals on the State Health Plan, flu shots are free. […]

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    Clemson Rural Health to expand outreach to house multiple health programs, address health disparities across rural South Carolina counties

    September 28, 2020

    The Joseph F. Sullivan Center has performed health outreach in rural communities on behalf of Clemson University for nearly four decades, but the growth in the work our college does in the area of rural health is no longer limited to what a single center can do. Leadership in our college now envisions the Sullivan Center among many as a spoke on a wheel. The hub of that wheel is a new, comprehensive infrastructure of programs and services dubbed Clemson Rural Health, which will act as an organizing framework for health service delivery and clinics as well as collaborative work involving health outreach and community development projects. Learn more about our expanding outreach efforts and to hear the personal stories of those involved and those who have benefitted from the work we’ve done.

  • A member of the Clemson community takes part in COVID-19 testing at the NewSpring site near main campus.

    College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences involved in multiple aspects of COVID-19 outreach response, University preparation

    September 3, 2020

    One of the main priorities of Clemson’s College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences (CBSHS) is to serve rural communities in a variety of ways. The CBSHS Joseph F. Sullivan Center has long been a part of this effort as an interdisciplinary health center seeking to improve health in rural, underserved communities and the Clemson […]

  • Healthy Me – Healthy SC to increase access to COVID-19 testing and help fight health disparities statewide

    August 4, 2020

    Healthy Me-Healthy SC (HMHSC) will provide COVID-19 testing support to the rural and underserved areas of the Midlands and Upstate regions of South Carolina. HMHSC, a partnership between MUSC and Clemson, will deploy a mobile testing team to conduct screening and collections in rural and underserved areas. Mobile testing sites through HMHSC kicked off in Walhalla, S.C. on Thursday, July 30, with the goal to provide weekly screening sessions over the course of the next six months. Testing sites will be set up at various locations to collect COVID-19 respiratory specimens from both walk-up and drive-through patients.

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    Clemson’s Sullivan Center, South Carolina DHEC providing COVID-19 mobile testing clinics in May, June

    May 26, 2020

    Clemson University’s Joseph F. Sullivan Center will provide COVID-19 mobile testing clinics in Oconee, Pickens and Chester counties in May and June as part of a partnership with the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) to increase access to testing.

  • Timely medical care for employees, right here on campus at the Sullivan Center

    March 4, 2020

    Employees who are feeling sick, need a flu shot or routine medical care can turn to the Joseph F. Sullivan Center in Edwards Hall, which often can get them in to see a nurse practitioner on the same day.

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    ‘Walk’ across South Carolina in the 12-week WalkSC step challenge program 

    March 3, 2020

    WalkSC is a 12-week program beginning next week encouraging you to walk the equivalent of the length of South Carolina without actually making the trip. Based on a step challenge, and developed by Clemson Extension, participants who sign up gain access to a private Facebook group and receive a two-to three-minute video each week about a diet or exercise topic and flier with nutrition, exercise and health tips

  • A female health professional uses a stethoscope on a female patient in a health care office.

    Clemson and MUSC: Working to improve health in rural South Carolina

    January 6, 2020

    With more than 744,000 rural residents statewide, inadequate health care is not just a small-town problem. Rural places represent a health care crisis for all of South Carolina. And a solution is needed.

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    MUSC and Clemson introduce Healthy Me – Healthy SC to increase health care access, fight health disparities statewide

    November 21, 2019

    Clemson University and the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) have begun a statewide collaborative program called Healthy Me – Healthy SC, created to improve health care access and combat health disparities across South Carolina.

  • A student goes through a checkup at Redfern Health Center in 2017

    Clemson, South Carolina square off again in flu shot competition

    November 15, 2019

    The Clemson football team has moved into the “championship phase” in its quest for a third national title over the last four years. Its final regular-season test will come Saturday, Nov. 30 against archrival University of South Carolina in the Palmetto Bowl — the state championship of college football in South Carolina. But the Tigers and […]

  • Sullivan Center Mobile Clinic sits with its doors and pop out open.

    Clemson looks to continue expanding mobile health outreach across the state

    January 16, 2019

    The gap in positive health outcomes between those living in urban and rural areas continues to widen across the country, and South Carolina is no exception. Put simply, living in a rural or underserved urban area often means being sicker and dying sooner, and it could all be remedied by better health care access.

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    Pete and Sally Smith Foundation donates $100k to Sullivan Center’s mobile health initiatives

    January 2, 2019

    Clemson’s Joseph F. Sullivan Center plans to use a $100,000 gift from the Pete and Sally Smith Foundation to expand its mobile outreach efforts. The center will use funds to purchase two mid-sized SUVs that it will employ to more efficiently provide follow-up visits or specific health care services in conjunction with the center’s larger mobile clinic.

  • Students, faculty and staff from Clemson and the University of South Carolina are competing against one another for most flu shot vaccinations this fall.

    Clemson and USC engage in flu shot competition

    October 15, 2018

    Within athletic venues, it’s one of the nation’s oldest and most intense rivalries. And now, students, faculty and staff from both Clemson University and the University of South Carolina will have their chance to take part in the competition. The two schools have agreed to hold a flu shot competition this fall. Students can receive […]