Thank you Subaru of Hilton Head

As part of their Share The Love program, Subaru of Hilton Head presented Bluffton Jasper Volunteers in Medicine with more than $21,000 — an unrestricted donation that can be used in the clinic wherever most needed.


Pictures on pill bottles help patients take their medication

By Stassy Olmos
(Published by WSAV-TV)

BLUFFTON, Sc. (WSAV) – A Bluffton woman is trying to help doctors save lives by placing pictures on pill bottles to help patients understand how to take their medications, and so far, it’s working.

“If they have a heart medicine such as blood pressure, I usually put a little heart on there just to make sure that they know that that is for their blood pressure…some people may skip some medicines, but that’s really one that we don’t want them to skip,” said Janice Holloway, a nurse practitioner in the Lowcountry.

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BJVIM Job Opening

Bluffton Jasper Volunteers in Medicine seeks a nurse manager. 25 hour work week with some flexibility in schedule.  Bilingual a plus, needs to understand the mission of our clinic.  This position requires a current SC Nurses license.  Will work with both the administrative and medical staff and manage a group of volunteer nurses.  Send cover letter and resume to Pam Toney, Executive Director, Bluffton Jasper Volunteers in Medicine, PO Box 2653, Bluffton SC 29910.  No phone calls please. 


Jasper groups awarded grants

Courtesy of Monica Tanouye Jasper County organizations were awarded grants through The Beaufort Group. Among the winners were Jasper County Council on Aging, KT Destiny Center, Agape Family Life Center and Antioch Educational Center. Not pictured: Pam Toney, Executive Director of the Bluffton Jasper Volunteers in Medicine

(Published by Jasper Sun Times)

Jasper County groups were recently awarded grants through the Coastal Community Foundation’s The Beaufort Fund.

Fifty-nine nonprofits from Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton and Jasper counties and supporters from the community gathered at an annual reception Jan. 12 to honor grantees at Tabby Place at The Beaufort Inn.

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Evening benefits Volunteers in Medicine

dsc_0061(Published in the Jasper Sun Times)

Bluffton-Jasper Volunteers in Medicine hosted a fundraiser Thursday evening at September Oaks Vineyard in Ridgeland. The event featured Martin Sauls, Shannon Tanner, Kelley Richardson and Ridgeland’s Ellen Malphrus, a USCB professor and author of “Untying the Moon.”

There was a silent auction for many items.

This year BJVM opened its facility on Jacob Smart Boulevard in Ridgeland. It provides primary care services with four exam rooms, including one dedicated for eye exams.