Pediatric services open in Ridgeway

RIDGEWAY – The Ridgeway Cooperative Health facility will become Ridgeway Pediatric, Family and Dental Practice at the facility’s same location at 755 U.S. Highway 21 S in Ridgeway. The new practice will begin offering services on Monday, Feb. 8, and will be staffed with a dedicated pediatric provider, Angel J. Ross, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC.

Ross is an experienced board certified Family Nurse Practitioner who received her Master of Science degree in Nursing from the University of South Carolina.

“As Cooperative Health strives to be responsive to our communities’ need, we are thrilled to introduce Ms. Ross to our Ridgeway practice, and to be able to provide more robust services specific to pediatric patients,” said Peatra Cruz, Chief Organizational Development and Communications Officer.

The new practice welcomes insured, uninsured, and/or underinsured patients. A sliding fee scale (the Good Samaritan Plan) is available for all patients experiencing financial hardship and no one is denied service regardless of their ability to pay. All forms of insurance are accepted including Tricare, Medicaid and Medicare. To schedule an appointment, call (803) 337-2920.

The Ridgeway facility is open Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and is located at 755 U.S. Highway 21 South in Ridgeway.