One of Palmetto Health's two Columbia, SC, hospitals, Palmetto Health Baptist is a 524 bed hospital with nearly 2,500 employees. Regarded as one of the best equipped hospitals in the state, the hospital's areas of excellence include obstetrics, oncology, orthopedics, psychiatry, surgery, and women's services.
Surgeons at Palmetto Health Baptist perform more than 15,000 procedures each year, with specialties such as women's and orthopedic. Our Birth Place welcomes more than 3,000 babies into the world each year. We are one of two facilities that comprise Psychiatric Services of Palmetto Health, the state's largest provider of behavioral health services. And, our HomeCare, Hospice and Private Services offer support for families trying to maintain the independence of a loved one who needs daily assistance or is terminally ill.