News and Events2017-05-03T07:36:57+00:00

A familiar face: Terrel Chapman is eager to serve a community he knows well at Regional One Health’s South Third Pharmacy

Patients see their primary care doctor once, maybe twice, a year. But they see their pharmacist every month when they pick up their prescriptions. Terrel Chapman, DPh, considers that a big opportunity –for building relationships, educating patients and improving health in the underserved Memphis neighborhood to which he’s devoted his career. Chapman oversees Regional One Health’s new pharmacy in the Cash Saver grocery store at 1977 S. Third Street, in the same shopping center [...]

January 30th, 2019|

South Third Pharmacy serves patient needs with convenient access and a familiar face

Regional One Health’s new South Third Pharmacy is now open inside the Cash Saver grocery at 1977 S. Third St., creating an opportunity to build a healthier community by offering convenient access to medications and expert guidance from a familiar, trusted face. Lead Pharmacist Terrel Champan, DPh The pharmacy is in the same shopping center as Regional One Health’s South Third Primary Care clinic, so patients can see their health care provider [...]

January 24th, 2019|

New Transitioning Through Menopause support group aims to empower women at midlife and beyond

When it comes to talking to her patients about menopause, Diane Todd Pace, PhD, APRN, FNP-BC, NCMP, FAANP, FAAN likes to start with a question: Diane Todd Pace, PhD, APRN, FNP-BC, NCMP, FAANP, FAAN “Did you know menopause is just a single day in your life?” she asks. “It’s the day on which you’ve gone without a period for 12 months. After that, you’re post-menopause.” It’s one of many surprising facts Dr. [...]

January 18th, 2019|

In the News: US News and World Report honors Regional One Health Subacute Care as one of nation’s best nursing homes

Regional One Health’s Skilled Nursing and Subacute Care facility is being recognized by US News and World Report as one of the nation’s Best Nursing Homes and the only Top Performing facility of its kind in Memphis. It’s an honor based on data and statistics, but for Subacute Administrator Nicole Lowe and Subacute Director of Nursing Theresa Traylor, the true reasons for the facility’s excellence are much more human than numbers and charts. [...]

January 16th, 2019|

Personal Trainer Makes the Difference in New Post-Rehab Wellness Program

Regional One Health’s Center for Rehabilitative Medicine has a new option for patients who finish physical therapy and want to return to the activities they love in a safe, healthy manner. The Post-Rehab Wellness Program brings physical therapists and a certified personal trainer to your team to get you back to work, sports, hobbies, etc. After completing therapy, patients set up a consultation with a trainer, who helps them move forward the right way. [...]

January 9th, 2019|

Did you make a resolution to lose weight? Avoid fad diets – they break their promises

By Theresa Woodard, internal medicine practitioner at Harbor of Health Dr. Theresa Woodard says to avoid fad diets and instead develop a balanced, healthy eating plan. Remember when we were going to pay for our kids’ college by selling their Beanie Babies? Or when we wore acid-washed jeans and used lots of aerosol hairspray? There’s a reason these didn’t have staying power, and the same is true for that hot diet trend you’re tempted [...]

January 7th, 2019|

In the News: cityCURRENT radio program highlights Regional One Health’s ONE Health complex care initiative

The “power of empathy” generated by ONE Health, Regional One Health’s innovative complex care initiative, was featured on the cityCURRENT radio show in December. Megan Williams, ONE Health Project Manager Patrick Byrne, Regional One Health Foundation Development Director, and Megan Williams, ONE Health Project Manager, described how the initiative works with super-utilizers who make frequent emergency and inpatient visits, resulting in poor care and disproportionate costs. “These are our patients that utilize [...]

January 3rd, 2019|

New Year, New You: Amanda Best, CFNP can help patients start 2019 on a healthy note

Many people make a New Year’s Resolution to get healthy – but too often skip a crucial step: a checkup to assess their medical needs and find out what they really need to do to feel their best. Amanda Best, a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner specializing in internal medicine at Regional One Health’s East Campus, says her number one piece of advice is to start the New Year with a physical exam. It’s a [...]

December 31st, 2018|

Cecilia Dowsing-Adams, MD offers care for the entire family at Regional One Health’s Primary Care Specialists

It’s the rare person who knows what they want to do with their life at 5 years old, but for Cecilia Dowsing-Adams, MD, that’s when she knew she wanted to be the sort of doctor who cares for every generation of the family, from newborn babies to senior citizens. Dr. Dowsing-Adams is realizing that goal at Regional One Health’s Primary Care Specialists, 3109 Walnut Grove Road, where she recently joined the team as a [...]

December 28th, 2018|

Regional One Health employees pack thousands of meals for Mid-South families in need

For big-hearted Regional One Health employees, taking care of the health and wellbeing of Mid-South residents doesn’t stop when they’re off the clock. As the holiday season neared and the specter loomed of families having nothing on their table, approximately 75 volunteers gathered in the Regional One Health cafeteria to pack nutritious and hearty meals that will feed some 10,000 vulnerable families in the area. About 75 Regional One Health employees volunteered to [...]

December 25th, 2018|
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