Tips to keep it moving in 2015

The new year always brings a wave of fitness across the community, and we all feel encouraged to do what we can to get active and strive for fitness.  Some of us feel too consumed with work, school, or family living to go to the gym.  You might believe you don’t have 20 minutes a day to spare, but just a […]

Dr. Eric H. Benink Named Chief Medical Officer

Eric H. Benink, MD, MBA, FAAEM, has joined Regional One Health as Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer (CMO). Prior to joining Regional One Health he was the CMO at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights, Illinois and also previously held the CMO position at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center in Rockford, Illinois.  […]

Third Annual Walking Challenge Gets Employees Moving

The Health and Wellness Program at Regional One Health provides employees with many opportunities throughout the year to increase their physical activity and learn healthy habits. Taking part in employee health screenings, health fairs and wellness classes, Regional One Health employees are focusing on health and wellness.

The Coopwood Walking Challenge, named for Regional One […]

Holiday Safety Tips

‘Tis the season to be jolly and it’s the time of year for gift-giving, celebratory decorations, great food, and cozy warm homes. However, the most wonderful time of the year can also be one of the most dangerous times of the year. The holidays can be one of the most common times for fire-related […]

Employees Pack More than 10,000 Meals at Volunteer Event

More than 100 employees, physicians and board members at Regional One Health took part in a special volunteer opportunity on December 17 to package meals for the Mid-South Food Bank. Regional One Health partnered with Memphis Feeds Initiative to pack 10,000 meals that will be distributed to families in need in the Memphis community […]

Regional One Health supports governor’s healthcare coverage announcement

Regional One Health applauds Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam’s announcement today to create Insure Tennessee, a new two-year health insurance pilot program. Insure Tennessee will provide health care coverage to nearly 400,000 Tennesseans who currently don’t have access to health insurance or have limited options.

Reginald W. Coopwood, MD, President and CEO of Regional One Health, […]

Identical Triplets Born at Regional Medical Center

Three of the mid-south’s newest residents were featured in the December 9, 2014 issue of The Commercial Appeal.  Ashton and Jennifer Hall were living in London, England when they got the news – she was pregnant with identical triplets.  According to Dr. Giancarlo Mari, medical director of the high risk obstetrics program at Regional […]

Regional One Health Named Top Workplace Second Consecutive Year

Regional One Health was selected as one of The Commercial Appeal Top Workplaces of 2014 for the second consecutive year. The health system shares this honor with 49 prestigious companies across a variety of industries.

“This recognition is especially meaningful to us because the honor comes directly from our employees,” said Sarah Colley, senior vice […]

Regional One Health Foundation Offers Holiday Cards

This holiday season, consider a unique and memorable way to acknowledge how much you care about those who are dear to you. Skip the mall traffic and make a life-saving donation to Regional One Health Foundation in honor of your friends, family members and co-workers. Not only will your loved ones receive a thoughtful […]

10th Anniversary of NICU Family Support Celebrated

Having a newborn hospitalized due to premature birth or medical issues can be frightening and overwhelming for parents. The March of Dimes’ NICU Family Support Program at Regional Medical Center has been easing that fear and anxiety for 10 years. This successful partnership was celebrated at the Night of Purple, held on November 21.

The […]