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Ogburn, Tidwell to lead KershawHealth board
Tidwell and Ogburn
Derial Ogburn (right) and Wayne Tidwell are the new chairman and vice chairman, respectively, of the KershawHealth Board of Trustees. They take over those roles as the board transitions to governing the Health Services District of Kershaw County and the Karesh Long-Term Care Center. Capella Healthcare and MUSC Health officially take over operations of KershawHealths other assets Nov. 1. - photo by Martin L. Cahn
Members of the KershawHealth Board of Trustees voted Monday night for Derial Ogburn and Wayne Tidwell to serve, respectively, as chairman and vice chairman as the board transitions to overseeing, primarily, the Karesh Long-Term Care Center. Trustees voted 5-0-3, to have Ogburn succeed Karen Eckford as chairman, with Ogburn and trustees Bobby Jones and Susan Outen abstaining. “I have big shoes to fill,” Ogburn said of Eckford.