Iesha Harris

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Newborn Center collaborates on best practices as part of network

2018-03-16T14:34:44+00:00 March 16th, 2018|

The aim of the collaborative focus between Sheldon B. Korones Newborn Center and Vermont Oxford Network is to improve outcomes in very low birth-rate babies by establishing a small baby unit by the end of 2019. Since opening in 1968, Regional One Health’s Sheldon B. Korones Newborn Center successfully has treated more [...]

Donor Spotlight: Johnsons give back to Regional One Health Foundation

2018-03-15T08:06:24+00:00 March 15th, 2018|

Regional One Health Foundation donors Deborah and King S. Johnson. Regional One Health Foundation depends on generous donors who help make the compassionate care of our 3,000 employees, nurses and providers possible. These donors are the lifeblood of Regional One Health Foundation’s work, including Deborah and King S. Johnson. The Johnsons have [...]

Coopwood Challenge encourages walking fitness

2018-03-09T15:23:20+00:00 March 9th, 2018|

The 6th Annual Coopwood Walking Challenge featured 59 teams of more than 700 Regional One Health employees. The sixth annual Coopwood Walking Challenge featured 59 teams of Regional One Health employees counting their steps over the past six weeks. Those teams combined to walk 267,440,394 steps, the equivalent to 113,467 miles. The [...]

Velamuri finds passion in burn patient care

2018-03-05T09:20:55+00:00 March 5th, 2018|

Regional One Health’s Firefighters Burn Center helps burn survivors return to normal, productive lives as quickly as possible. That treatment focuses on the patient’s complete care. When Ram Velamuri, MD, came to Memphis in 2016, his mission to be involved in a patient’s complete care aligned well with that work. For him, it all [...]

Regional One Health recognizes Brain Injury Awareness Month

2018-03-02T13:22:50+00:00 March 1st, 2018|

Regional One Health has joined the National Association of State Head Injury Administrators’ effort to promote Brain Injury Awareness Month throughout March. Regional One Health is participating in Uniting for Brain Injury, an annual March awareness campaign to educate the public about brain injury and resulting symptoms that may affect an individual’s ability to [...]

Inside Our Infusion Suite (Video)

2018-03-01T11:18:14+00:00 February 27th, 2018|

What if patients were included in designing new treatment areas? What if the result was a state-of-the-art, person-centered facility that provides exceptional comfort and better outcomes? That’s exactly what you’ll find at the Infusion Suite inside Regional One Health. The creation of our Infusion Suite involved the people who receive ongoing treatments that [...]

NICU Moments: Nurse in 50th Year of Patient Care

2018-02-23T09:32:20+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|

Ms. Jean Brooks began her nursing career at Regional One Health in July 1968, where she continues to work 50 years later. Taking care of more than 1,300 premature or critically ill newborns each year takes a lot of passion from a NICU team of nurses, physicians and other health care providers. [...]

Dr. Jones treats pain without opioids

2018-02-23T09:10:07+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|

Jerry Jones, MD, believes there are better ways to address patient’s pain than prescribing opioids. As an anesthesiologist at Regional One Health, Dr. Jones helps patients manage exceptional acute pain, and he believes it’s possible without giving patients opioids. Memphis Medical News recently featured Dr. Jones. In the article he discussed methods of treating acute [...]

Regional One Health names Imad Abdullah chief legal officer

2018-02-19T15:50:18+00:00 February 19th, 2018|

Imad Abdullah has been named chief legal officer of Regional One Health. Regional One Health has named Imad Abdullah chief legal officer. Abdullah joined Regional One Health in 2014. As the principal attorney and general counsel for the health system, he is responsible for managing all aspects of legal affairs and risk [...]

Dr. Fischer leads Stop the Bleed effort

2018-02-16T17:07:56+00:00 February 16th, 2018|

One person can make a difference. That was the idea behind the recent Stop the Bleed training course that taught participants basic bleeding control techniques. Peter Fischer, MD, MS, NREMT-P, FACS With simple steps, it only takes one person to stop a bleed, said event organizer Peter Fischer, MD, a trauma surgeon [...]

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