Welcome to DHEC
Know What You're Looking For?
Dr. Brannon Traxler named "20 Under 40" by The State newspaper
Recognized by the news outlet as a dedicated professional working to make the SC great
South Carolina has 272 EMS agencies and more than 11,000 emergency personnel, including first responders, emergency medical technicians (EMTs), and paramedics. Together, these workers form an EMS system that requires a highly coordinated response for emergency medical care.
Families across the nation are feeling the impact of the infant formula shortage. Everyone is working to reduce the shortage and increase the formula supply at the national and state level. DHEC will provide the latest information about the shortage and connect SC families in need of formula to helpful resources.
DHEC Reminds South Carolinians to Swim Safely this Summer at Pools, Lakes and Beaches.