Monthly Archives: June 2015

Regional One Health hosts Vermont Oxford Network meeting

Participants visiting Regional One Health, part of the Vermont Oxford Network (VON) meeting. Regional One Health recently hosted a group of visiting health professionals from hospitals across the country as part of a Vermont Oxford Network (VON) meeting in Memphis. Regional Medical Center's neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) is an active member [...]

2018-10-10T08:21:38-06:00June 30th, 2015|

Think safety first this Fourth of July

Fireworks and sparklers are commonly used in Fourth of July celebrations, but these celebrations can quickly turn to tragedy.  In 2013, U.S. hospital emergency rooms treated an estimated 11,400 people for fireworks related injuries, according to the National Fire Protection Association.  “The good news is that these injuries are 100 percent preventable,” said Dr. William [...]

2018-10-10T08:21:39-06:00June 30th, 2015|

Employees honored for long service to system

It is no surprise that Regional One Health employees are among the most dedicated and committed providers of health care services in this community. This outstanding level of commitment was recently celebrated at a special reception honoring 225 dedicated employees of Regional One Health for their longstanding service to the health system.  More than [...]

2018-10-10T08:21:39-06:00June 26th, 2015|

Jackie Lucas named CIO

Jackie Lucas, chief information officer. Jackie Lucas has joined the Regional One Health family as chief information officer. Lucas has a broad background in healthcare and technology. Lucas has served as a senior executive of health systems and has held leadership and management positions in healthcare information technology, operations and finance in [...]

2018-10-10T08:21:39-06:00June 23rd, 2015|

Kelli Saucerman named vice president of quality

Kelli Saucerman, vice president of quality. Kelli Saucerman has joined the Regional One Health family as vice president of quality. Saucerman most recently served as the executive director of patient safety and reliability of Loma Linda University Medical Center in California. Saucerman is a nurse who spent several years early in her [...]

2018-10-10T08:21:39-06:00June 23rd, 2015|

Johnson Auxiliary celebrates 42 years of service

The John K. and Katherine Johnson Auxiliary celebrated its 42nd anniversary of serving Regional One Health at its Annual Meeting and Luncheon recently held at Grace Presbyterian Church. Carol Gaudino, Director of Volunteer Memphis, an initiative of Leadership Memphis, was the featured guest speaker.  Her talk began with the quote by Robert Louis Stevenson, [...]

2018-10-10T08:21:39-06:00June 15th, 2015|

New transition room for mom and baby now in use at Regional Medical Center

Shelmonie and baby Chase were the first to use the new transition room at Regional Medical Center. The neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at Regional Medical Center is a home away from home for some of this community's tiniest new citizens. For days, weeks and sometimes months, parents wait with anticipation for the [...]

2017-08-17T10:22:22-06:00June 8th, 2015|