Tag: primary care

A good night’s sleep is in reach with the help of your primary care physician

By Theresa Woodard, internal medicine practitioner at Harbor of Health Whether it’s socializing with friends, catching up on work or binge watching your favorite TV show, modern life has a way of cutting into our sleep. But even the busiest people can make it a priority to get enough sleep. It pays off in terms of [...]

2019-06-26T17:55:24-06:00May 15th, 2019|

Experts are warning of a tough allergy season, so visit your doctor to get ahead of the sniffling and sneezing

By Theresa Woodard, internal medicine practitioner at Harbor of Health Spring is a beautiful time of year, but it can be a difficult time for people with chronic or seasonal allergies. As everything starts blooming, environmental allergies begin to flare up due to tree pollen, flower pollen, grasses and molds. Dr. Theresa Woodard [...]

2019-06-26T18:18:50-06:00March 25th, 2019|

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 [...]

2018-10-10T08:19:06-06:00September 19th, 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, [...]

2018-10-10T08:19:10-06:00June 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 [...]

2018-10-10T08:19:12-06:00June 1st, 2017|

Harbor of Health now offering Saturday appointments

Harbor of Health offers extended hours for the convenience of the patient, including early morning and evening appointments. And now, they have extended their hours to include Saturday morning appointments. Harbor of Health is Regional One Health’s primary care office located at 718 Harbor Bend Road in Harbor Town. Harbor of Health provides primary care [...]

2018-10-10T08:21:28-06:00March 17th, 2017|

Harbor of Health celebration

Regional One Health employees, community members and representatives from the Greater Memphis Chamber celebrated the opening of Harbor of Health with a ribbon cutting on September 22, 2015.  The community was invited to meet the providers and staff at the clinic, including nurse practitioners Tamika Bolden and Melody Breeden. Harbor of Health is located [...]

2018-10-10T08:21:36-06:00September 24th, 2015|

Harbor of Health now open in Harbor Town

Recognizing the need to provide convenient primary care services to the downtown community, Regional One Health has opened Harbor of Health. “We have opened Harbor of Health with a new framework for service delivery,” said Susan Cooper, senior vice president of ambulatory services at Regional One Health. “From the personalities and expertise of the [...]

2018-10-10T08:16:41-06:00July 22nd, 2015|