Focus on the Upstate

Focus on the Upstate

Focus on the Upstate

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Focus on the Upstate on 1063WORD.com. Be advised: This program originally airs on 106.3 WORD sister stations ESPN Upstate, Classic Rock 101.1, and 93.3 The Planet. It does not air on 106.3 WORD; this website is only a repository for the digital audio.
  1. September 27, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 193 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Andrea Smith, Executive Director of Senior Action, shares the numerous ways the coronavirus pandemic has changed how her organization serves those most vulnerable to catching (and not surviving) COVID-19 - incl…
  2. September 20, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 192 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Trana Pittam, Director of Marketing and Communications at the Greenville Shriners Hospital for Children, relates the hospital’s experience with the COVID pandemic, how they are recovering, and the new video res…
  3. August 30, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 191 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Dr. Saria Saccocio, Ambulatory Chief Medical Officer at Prisma Health, reminds us about the upcoming flu season and encourages vigilance against a possible "twindemic," shares some new data on the effectiveness…
  4. August 23, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 190 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Chris restates the importance of convalescent plasma donations and discusses with Dr. Saria Saccocio, Ambulatory Chief Medical Officer of Prisma Health, how students can stay safe when returning to campus and t…
  5. August 16, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 189 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Dr. Saria Saccocio, Ambulatory Chief Medical Officer for Prisma Health, discusses the importance of continued research on controversial issues like mask efficacy, adequate social distance, and the use of hydrox…
  6. August 09, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 188 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Chris relates his experience making a convalescent blood donation after testing positive for COVID-19; Dr. Saccocio talks about the still-growing popularity of telemedicine, proper testing guidelines, and resta…
  7. August 02, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 187 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Dr. Karen Lommel, Behavioral Health Chief Medical Officer & Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at Prisma Health, assesses the behavior of people in complying with prevention recommendations, the rise in suic…
  8. July 26, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 186 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Dr. Robin LaCroix, Medical Director and Chair of the Department of Pediatrics, Prisma Health Children’s Hospital Upstate, talks about her specialty: infectious diseases in children, relates the necessity of con…
  9. July 19, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 185 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Chris is back and shares some of his experience with COVID-19. Dr. Saria Saccocio, Ambulatory Chief Medical Officer at Prisma Health, catches us up on the spikes in confirmed cases and deaths, urging people to…
  10. July 12, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 184 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Lee Rogers fills in for Chris Evans and discusses with Dr. Saria Saccocio, the Ambulatory Chief Medical Officer for Prisma Health, how hospitals report their data to SC DHEC and other authorities, as well as th…
  11. June 28, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 183 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    With the recent spikes in confirmed cases in the Upstate, regular guest Dr. Saria Saccocio - Ambulatory Chief Medical Officer for Prisma Health - reiterates the need for increased testing, wearing masks, and ma…
  12. June 21, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 182 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Dr. Robin LaCroix, Medical Director and Chair of the Department of Pediatrics, Prisma Health Children’s Hospital Upstate, talks about her specialty: infectious diseases in children. She relates the necessity of…
  13. June 14, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 181 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Dr. Saria Saccocio, Ambulatory Chief Medical Officer for Prisma Health, addresses the COVID-19 news of the week including safe practices while disinfecting at home, the difference between "presymptomatic" and "…
  14. June 07, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 180 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Dr. Saria Saccocio, Ambulatory Chief Medical Officer at Prisma Health, reminds us of the services Prisma is offering now that things are opening back up: Telehealth visits, drive-thru COVID-19 testing, dedicate…
  15. May 31, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 179 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Dr. Saria Saccocio, Chief Ambulatory Medical Officer for Prisma Health, catches us up on the latest COVID-19 news: infection rates are dropping nationally but some locales are still in danger of a "second spike…
  16. May 24, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 178 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Dr. Saria Saccocio, Chief Ambulatory Medical Officer for Prisma Health, analyzes the latest developments in the COVID-19 pandemic and the progress we're making against the disease, and also muses about telling…
  17. May 17, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 177 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Dr. Saccocio, Ambulatory Chief Medical Officer at Prisma Health, returns to put to rest misconceptions and misinformation about the COVID-19 pandemic. She also discusses the reopening procedures states are goin…
  18. May 10, 2020
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    Focus on the Upstate 176 - The COVID Chronicles, Epi…
    Dr. Wil Cobb, Chair of the Department of Surgery at Prisma Health, discusses the gradual return to normalcy at Prisma Health, including the rescheduling of elective - or, as he specifies, "deferable" - surgerie…
  19. May 03, 2020
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