Tag: Center for Innovation

Creating Change out of Challenge: Intubation tent provides additional layer of COVID-19 protection for providers

Regional One Health's Center for Innovation is celebrating employees who are adapting to the challenges of COVID-19 by coming up with new ways of helping their patients and colleagues.  Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist Frank Williams developed a tent that can be used to protect providers from particles that become airborne during airway procedures like [...]

2020-09-14T10:15:29-06:00September 25th, 2020|

Creating Change out of Challenge: COVID-19 was the impetus for curbside pharmacy, but the service will benefit patients long after the pandemic

Regional One Health is now offering curbside pharmacy at three locations: our downtown Outpatient Center, East Campus and Primary Care Specialists. Patients can get their medications without leaving their vehicle, giving them a safe and convenient option during COVID-19 and in the future. Our Outpatient Pharmacy strives to remove any barrier patients face to [...]

2020-06-19T09:16:37-06:00June 23rd, 2020|

Creating Change out of Challenge: Regional One Health brings childbirth classes online to serve new parents during pandemic

COVID-19 is presenting a number of challenges for our employees, and they are rising to the occasion by creating new and innovative ways to serve their patients. Jehan Ellis, our childbirth education program coordinator, led an effort to bring her classes online so new parents don't miss out on an opportunity for information and [...]

2020-06-04T15:15:33-06:00June 5th, 2020|

At Regional One Health’s Center for Innovation, disruptive thinking is solving problems and improving care

Disruptive thinking. Invention. Mending what’s broken. Where would this world be today without entrepreneurs? Memphis is on the national map for entrepreneurism. We have business incubators and accelerators, music visionaries and artists in all forms. Memphis also cradles an increasing number of healthcare and medical-treatment innovators who are working to overcome today’s predicament that [...]

2019-03-20T13:20:02-06:00February 13th, 2019|

ONE Employee Spotlight: Byrne aims to change the game for Foundation

Regional One Health Foundation’s mission is to advance medical excellence while realizing a brighter future for health care in Memphis and the surrounding region. As associate director of development for Regional One Health Foundation, Patrick Byrne plays a vital role in that mission. His responsibilities include overseeing major gifts, annual giving and various fundraising [...]

2018-10-10T08:19:10-06:00June 27th, 2017|

Fostering Innovation: Contest inspires employee ideas

When Regional One Health launched the Center for Innovation in 2016, the focus was on applying disruptive thinking to health care to create a new care model. The Center for Innovation embraces unconventional ideas and provides space for Regional One Health and its partners to come up with ideas that could challenge [...]

2018-10-10T08:21:24-06:00May 16th, 2017|

Innovation Center featured in High Ground News

Architect's rendering of proposed space for the Center for Innovation. The work of Regional One Health’s Center for Innovation was featured in High Ground News. Launched in 2016, the Center for Innovation is focused on applying disruptive thinking to health care and creating a new care model. The Center for Innovation provides space [...]

2018-10-10T08:21:29-06:00February 6th, 2017|

Regional One Health Center For Innovation

Changing the Future of Health Care One Idea at a Time James Park and Eric Friedman had the idea that a small wearable device could transform people’s health. They thought if a product was fun and engaging it could change the way people move and increase their activity. In 2007, when wireless technology had [...]

2019-01-04T16:05:46-06:00June 28th, 2016|
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