News and Events 2017-05-03T07:36:57+00:00

Regional One Health names new VP of Operations, COO

2017-10-19T14:46:17+00:00 October 19th, 2017|

Regional One Health recently filled two positions and expanded the roles of other members on the senior leadership team. Nikia Bell, vice president of operations at Regional One Health. Nikia Bell has joined Regional One Health as vice president of operations. In this role, Bell leads multiple operational and clinical areas throughout the system. Her responsibilities include laboratory services, food and nutrition services, environmental services, laundry, transportation, the subacute unit and clinical [...]

October 19th, 2017|

Ruch cherishes role on Regional One Health nursing band

2017-10-17T14:17:41+00:00 October 17th, 2017|

Faith Ruch loves nursing. She enjoys working with her hands, specifically with patients. She treasures the opportunity to witness the miracle of life as a Labor and Delivery nurse at Regional One Health. But nursing is only part of her life. Ruch has a side hustle as a professional musician. Her latest album, “Lessons in Falling,” released Oct. 13. Before she joined the Labor and Delivery team at Regional One Health she discussed her [...]

October 17th, 2017|

Memphis Fire Fighters Foundation Donates $25K to Fire Fighters Burn Center

2017-10-17T14:15:21+00:00 October 16th, 2017|

Memphis Fire Fighters Foundation presented a check of $25,000 to Regional One Health's Fire Fighters Burn Center. Our burn center treats more than 500 patients annually and is the only full-service burn center within a 150-mile radius of Memphis. The Memphis Fire Fighters Foundation has presented a check for $25,000 to Regional One Health’s Fire Fighters Burn Center. The foundation holds an annual Charity Golf Classic with proceeds benefitting the Fire Fighters [...]

October 16th, 2017|

Tennessee Hospital Association honors Towns

2017-10-16T15:04:40+00:00 October 13th, 2017|

Tish Towns, FACHE, chief administrative officer at Regional One Health, accepting the 2017 Meritorious Service Award for a Senior Executive at the THA 79th Annual Meeting. Tish Towns, FACHE, chief administrative officer at Regional One Health, has received a 2017 Award of Excellence from the Tennessee Hospital Association (THA). Towns received the Meritorious Service Award for a Senior Executive at the THA 79th Annual Meeting held Oct. 13. The award recognizes leadership [...]

October 13th, 2017|

Dr. Hickerson: More choices, better technology for breast reconstruction surgery

2017-10-12T15:35:26+00:00 October 12th, 2017|

William L. Hickerson, MD Women who want to consider breast reconstruction surgery following a mastectomy or lumpectomy have more choices than ever with advances in technology that lead to better early detection as well as improved surgery options. Dr. William L. Hickerson, medical director of Regional One Health’s Firefighters Burn Center, wrote about breast reconstruction options in the October issue of Memphis Health and Fitness magazine. Dr. Hickerson is board certified by [...]

October 12th, 2017|

UTROP welcomes infectious disease provider

2017-10-12T11:59:10+00:00 October 10th, 2017|

Christian Fuchs, MD UT Regional One Physicians has welcomed Dr. Christian Jan Fuchs, MD, to the Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease practices at Regional One Health. Dr. Fuchs practices in Regional One Health’s Adult Special Care Center in the Outpatient Center at 880 Madison Ave. He’s also an assistant professor in the Department of Medicine at University of Tennessee Health Science Center. No two days are the same in medicine, and Dr. Fuchs [...]

October 10th, 2017|

George, nurses play critical role in care

2017-10-06T09:12:47+00:00 October 5th, 2017|

Medical-Surgical nursing is the single largest specialty in the United States, where nurses practice on hospital units and care for adult patients who are acutely ill with a variety of medical issues or who are recovering from surgery. And at Regional One Health, Mini George has been a dedicated Medical-Surgical nurse on the floor and in the clinic for 15 years. She is currently a patient care coordinator, a position that enables her to [...]

October 5th, 2017|

Flu season means vaccination time

2017-10-04T08:25:08+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|

Even though the 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 shot. The season typically starts in early October and can last as late as May. The flu [...]

October 3rd, 2017|

UTROP welcomes four OB/GYN providers

2017-09-27T08:48:45+00:00 September 26th, 2017|

OB/GYN providers (l-r): Drs. Ashekia Pinckney, Pedro Argoti Torres, Ramona Phinehas and Marina Santa Cruz Terrazas. UT Regional One Physicians has welcomed Drs. Ramona Phinehas, Ashekia Pinckney, Marina Santa Cruz Terrazas and Pedro Argoti Torres to the OB/GYN practice at Regional One Health. These four join the nationally and internationally renowned, board-certified physicians dedicated to women’s health issues in our OB/GYN clinic. Dr. Phinehas, MD, is an OB/GYN physician at Regional One [...]

September 26th, 2017|

Castellon cherishes opportunity to help sickest patients

2017-09-27T08:55:15+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|

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 to his mental state. Maybe that’s part of it, and hitting a lot of golf balls probably does help him [...]

September 22nd, 2017|
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