Monthly Archives: March 2014

Dr. Reginald Coopwood Named CEO of the Year

Dr. Reginald Coopwood, President and CEO of Regional One Health, was named CEO of the Year for companies with more than 1,000 employees by MBQ: Inside Memphis Business magazine. The annual MBQ CEO of the Year Awards recognize leaders who have contributed significantly to their organizations and the community as a whole. The nominees [...]

2018-10-10T08:25:25-06:00March 26th, 2014|

Industry-Leading Best Practices

Regional Medical Center Recognized at the Johns Hopkins Best Practices in Patient- Centered Care Conference In late September 2013, Regional Medical Center, a part of Regional One Health, was one of only a handful of medical facilities across the country invited to present at a conference on Best Practices in Patient-Centered Care hosted by [...]

2019-01-04T15:03:39-06:00March 21st, 2014|

National Poison Prevention Week Tips

National Poison Prevention Week is March 16 - 22, which provides a perfect opportunity to remind people what to do in a poison emergency. If you think someone has been poisoned from a medicine or household chemical, call 1-800-222-1222 for your Poison Control Center. This national toll-free number works from anyplace in the United [...]

2018-10-10T08:25:25-06:00March 21st, 2014|

The Unintentional Pioneer

How One Man Changed the Face of Healthcare as We Know It Shelley, as close friends and family fondly called him, was raised with an appreciation for hard work and determination. His beliefs were shaped in large part by his Russian grandparents with whom he spent much time as a small boy. His grandfather, [...]

2019-01-04T15:02:10-06:00March 20th, 2014|

Spring 2014- Board Member Spotlight

Thomas Hussey: Regional One Health Foundation Board Of Directors Chairman Thomas Hussey joined Regional One Health Foundation’s, formerly MED Foundation’s, Board of Directors nearly four years ago because he not only wanted to be part of an organization that does such good for so many people, but also because he personally wanted to do [...]

2019-02-20T09:05:56-06:00March 20th, 2014|

Library Offers List of New Books on Brain Injuries, Thanks to Regional One Health Donation

To observe Brain Injury Awareness Month (March) and honor those who live with traumatic brain injuries, Regional One Health has donated a variety of books and other educational items about traumatic brain injuries to The Memphis Public Library & Information Center. “From major car crashes to concussions from sports, brain injury awareness is a [...]

2018-10-10T08:25:26-06:00March 14th, 2014|

Patient Story: Stewart Nichols

“I THOUGHT REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER WAS ONLY A PLACE TO GO IF YOU WERE IN A CAR WRECK OR SOME TERRIBLE ACCIDENT, BUT WE LEARNED FIRST-HAND THAT THIS HOSPITAL SYSTEM AND MEDICAL TEAM ARE MUCH MORE THAN THAT. IF YOU OR YOUR LOVED ONE IS BURNED, IT IS ABSOLUTELY THE ONLY PLACE YOU WANT [...]

2019-01-04T17:04:16-06:00March 14th, 2014|

Expansion. Growth. Progress: Firefighters Burn Center

The Newly Expanded Firefighters Regional Burn Center Sets the Stage for Future Growth “Expansion.” “Growth.” “Progress.” These are just a few of the words that best describe the transformation currently happening at Regional One Health’s Firefighters Regional Burn Center. Deep in the halls of Regional Medical Center, within the building named the Turner Tower [...]

2019-01-04T14:55:54-06:00March 5th, 2014|