September is National Cholesterol Education Month – Here is what you need to know!

Cholesterol plaque

Almost 1 in every 4 Americans has high cholesterol. As part of cholesterol awareness month, our goal is to make people aware of the risks associated with high cholesterol and encourage people to take … [Read more...]

New Patient Portal – Follow My Health

July 30, 2014 South County Internal Medicine is pleased to announce the launch of a new patient portal vendor on July 30 2014. "Follow My Health" will provide the secure internet platform for the … [Read more...]

Retail Health Clinics- Commentary


As published in the Providence Journal June 18, 2014: CVS Minute Clinic has applied to the Rhode Island Department of Health once again for a license to operate a retail health clinic (RHC) in … [Read more...]

Sun and Skin Safety for the Summer

What is ultraviolet (UV) radiation? Ultraviolet (UV) radiation is a major risk factor for most skin cancers. Sunlight is the main source of UV rays, which can damage the DNA in your skin cells. … [Read more...]

Go RED for February 2014

American Heart Month campaign in February is focused on heart disease in women.  Starting on the first Friday of the month, wearing red will help to remind women of the need to take care of themselves … [Read more...]

Patient Portal – Electronic Communication with South County Internal Medicine

Patient Portal -  a means for electronic communication with South County Internal Medicine. Notify our business  office, or the front desk at check in if you would like to register for the portal. All … [Read more...]

What is CurrentCare?

The providers at South County Internal Medicine encourage all their patients to enroll in CurrentCare. It is a  secure network that gives doctors and other health providers access to your most up to … [Read more...]

Patient Centered Medical Home- Level III


We're proud to announce South County Internal Medicine  earned the recognition of a Patient Centered Medical Home from the National Committee for Quality Assurance. NCQA is a private, non-profit … [Read more...]

New Hours at South County Internal Medicine!

Call South County Internal Medicine before you go to the Emergency Room. We have extended hours until 7pm Monday-Thursday to meet your health care needs. We are also open 9am-1pm on Saturdays. See our … [Read more...]

Welcome Letitia Horrigan, DO

Dr. Horrigan joined SCIM in September of 2011.  She is Board Certified in Internal Medicine. She is currently accepting new patients. See “Our Providers & Staff” to learn more… … [Read more...]

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