Primary Care

Warren: Why I Chose Regional One Health

By Dr. Jeffery S. Warren Dr. Jeff Warren When I started Primary Care Specialists in 1992, it was the realization of a dream since my younger days growing up in Salisbury, North Carolina, where I idolized our family doctor. It became an aspiration that stayed with me through my education and early [...]

2018-10-10T08:18:56+00:00January 26th, 2018|

Regional One Health welcomes Primary Care Specialists

Primary Care Specialists has joined the Regional One Health family. The practice transitioned to Regional One Health, and the physicians and nurse practitioners in the practice are now part of UT Regional One Physicians. “The acquisition of Primary Care Specialists is another indicator of our progress at Regional One Health and a positive for [...]

2018-10-10T08:18:57+00:00January 24th, 2018|

Keep healthy lifestyle during holidays

Christmas is one of the top three days of food consumption in the U.S. If you want to maintain a healthy lifestyle, it is all about balance and portion control. The top three days of food consumption in the U.S. are Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and Super Bowl Sunday. It’s a season of [...]

2018-10-10T08:18:59+00:00December 12th, 2017|

Flu season means vaccination time

Flu vaccination helps prevent someone from getting the flu, it is important to not spread germs by washing your hands, covering your mouth when you cough or sneeze and avoid those who are sick. Flu season is quickly approaching, and the best way to keep it at bay is with a flu [...]

2018-10-10T08:19:05+00:00October 3rd, 2017|

How continuity of care matters to your health

By Dr. Karen Andrews Karen Andrews, MD Providing quality health care goes much deeper than diagnosing an illness and prescribing the appropriate medication or therapy. Yes, those are important elements in providing exceptional care. But that care is built on a foundation of trust and familiarity. It starts with a relationship, hopefully [...]

2018-10-10T08:19:06+00:00September 19th, 2017|

Patient Story: Nurse midwives provide special delivery

Photo Credit: JL Scott Photography When Sarah Irby returned to Memphis with her husband in 2015 after living in Nebraska for a couple of years, she recently had given birth to a son with the assistance of nurse midwives. She knew that if she had another child she wanted to again deliver [...]

2018-10-10T08:15:18+00:00August 8th, 2017|

Dispelling myths and misconceptions about midwifery

Home births with no pain medications allowed is a pretty common assumption people make about how midwives deliver babies. The six Certified Nurse Midwives (CNM) at Regional One Health have heard that and much more, honestly. But more than 94 percent of Certified Nurse Midwife-attended births in the U.S. actually occur in a hospital, [...]

2018-10-10T08:19:10+00:00June 22nd, 2017|

Harbor of Health brings neighborhood experience

Community is an important part of a neighborhood experience. At Harbor of Health, the medical providers and staff work hard to be part of the Downtown community, providing health care to its Harbor Town neighborhood as well as greater Downtown Memphis. Harbor Town is a unique neighborhood on Mud Island, where residents walk to [...]

2018-10-10T08:19:12+00:00June 1st, 2017|

Hollywood Primary Care offers new supportive pregnancy program

Jennifer Price, program coordinator, leads The March of Dimes Supportive Pregnancy Care at Hollywood Primary Care. If pregnancy is a journey sometimes it helps to have friends along for the ride. That’s part of the idea with the new March of Dimes Supportive Pregnancy Care program at Regional One Health Hollywood Primary [...]

2018-10-10T08:21:24+00:00May 18th, 2017|
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