Tag: Elvis Presley Trauma Center

Courtney family thankful for trauma care (Video)

It was an early season football game for Evangelical Christian School against Briarcrest Christian School when Max Courtney was hit in the side during a return and had to leave the game with an unknown injury. Max was taken to a hospital where it was discovered he quickly needed to get [...]

2018-10-10T08:18:50-06:00April 19th, 2018|

ONE Night Gala makes OR upgrades possible

Thanks to donations made at last year's ONE Night Gala, OR upgrades were made to four Trauma operating rooms, three Chandler operating rooms and Labor and Delivery bed and lighting upgrades. ONE Night Gala is a night of fun, but it’s also a time to give back to the important life-saving care [...]

2018-10-10T08:18:51-06:00April 3rd, 2018|

Dr. Fischer leads Stop the Bleed effort

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 [...]

2018-10-10T08:18:54-06:00February 16th, 2018|

Sign up for Stop the Bleed Course

Did you know stopping a bleed can save a life? One person can make a difference. Join the Elvis Presley Trauma Center team at this city-wide training course to learn what you can do to help save lives in an emergency situation. Click here to register. Watch Dr. Fischer's preview of what attendees will [...]

2018-10-10T08:18:55-06:00February 6th, 2018|

Inside Elvis Presley Trauma Center (Video)

“When a patient comes it might look like organized chaos, but our team knows what to do and begins work immediately.” Take a look at the amazing work done inside our Elvis Presley Trauma Center, the only designated Level 1 Trauma Center for the Mid-South. This means a multidisciplinary team of highly trained specialists [...]

2018-10-10T08:18:57-06:00January 9th, 2018|

Clayburn part of city’s soul on Trauma team

Hope Clayburn has a couple of jobs that require her full attention during the nighttime hours. One, she’s a Trauma ICU nurse at Regional One Health. But when not working as part of the elite trauma team at Regional One Health, she often is found playing flute and saxophone and singing on stages across [...]

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

Castellon cherishes opportunity to help sickest patients

Ed Castellon rides a motorcycle to work, plays golf to let off steam and treasures his Scuba adventures around the world. Maybe those outside interests explain how this 36-year nursing veteran has spent 34 of those years in critical care, particularly working with patients dealing with intense situations. He jokes that it possibly speaks [...]

2018-10-10T08:19:06-06:00September 22nd, 2017|

Nurse profile: ‘Trauma’ Tommy embodies Regional One Health mission

Attend our Nursing Social View Open Positions Meet our A-Team Nurses What’s in a name? For “Trauma” Tommy Willette, it’s life. Willette is a trauma nurse at the Regional One Health Elvis Presley Trauma Center. His role isn’t easy to define, although multitasker who thinks outside the box while [...]

2018-10-10T08:19:07-06:00August 24th, 2017|

Join Us: Annual Elvis Week Reception Gives Inside Scoop to Fans

Elvis Week 2017 marks the 40th anniversary since the passing of the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll, and it’s sure to be epic with fans from around the world converging on Memphis. Regional One Health is again excited to be part of the celebration, with the Elvis Presley Trauma Center Fan Reception on Aug. [...]

2018-10-10T08:19:09-06:00July 20th, 2017|

The Call to Renita

The Phone Call Every Police Officer's Spouse Dreads On February 13, Renita Couch of Southaven got the phone call every police officer's spouse dreads, her husband, Derrick, a police officer in Clarksdale, Mississippi, had been shot by a robbery suspect. INSTANTLY, EVERYTHING SEEMED SO SURREAL. THEY TOLD US HE WAS BEING AIRLIFTED TO REGIONAL [...]

2019-02-05T16:49:54-06:00June 1st, 2017|
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