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

How continuity of care matters to your health

2017-09-22T08:03:16+00:00 September 19th, 2017|

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 one that lasts for years. In medicine we call this relationship continuity of care. It's a physician-led, team-based approach to [...]

September 19th, 2017|

Khanna earns Certified Menopause Practitioner designation

2017-09-12T15:52:37+00:00 September 12th, 2017|

  Pallavi Khanna, MD, OB/GYN at Regional One Health. Pallavi Khanna, MD, has successfully met the criteria and has passed the examination necessary to become a North American Menopause Society (NAMS) Certified Menopause Practitioner (NCMP). Dr. Khanna specializes in OB/GYN services at Regional One Health. “When I joined Regional One Health a couple of years ago I saw that there was a need for more gynecological care in our community,” she said. [...]

September 12th, 2017|

Nurse Profile: Crumley focused on support for burn patients

2017-09-22T08:05:41+00:00 September 6th, 2017|

Attend our Nursing Social View Open Positions Meet our A-Team Nurses Nathan Crumley is an assistant nurse manager in Regional One Health’s Firefighters Burn Center. His motivation for a profession devoted to burn patients predates his desire for a nursing career. When Crumley was 18 his father was in an accident and severely burned. Watching the care his father received back home in North Carolina [...]

September 6th, 2017|

Nurse Profile: Angelita finds home at Regional One Health

2017-09-06T08:22:01+00:00 September 3rd, 2017|

Attend our Nursing Social View Open Positions Meet our A-Team Nurses Angelita Rodgers likes the concept of home. It possibly explains her attraction to Regional One Health. She finds a real connection with her co-workers, and meaning in her work at Regional One Health. Rodgers moved around a bit as a child, but she points to Cleveland, Mississippi, as her hometown. It’s where her grandmother [...]

September 3rd, 2017|

Nurse Profile: Christine shares why she was meant to be at Regional One Health

2017-09-06T15:47:55+00:00 August 30th, 2017|

Attend our Nursing Social View Open Positions Meet our A-Team Nurses Christine Maxwell uses one word to describe the care provided in Regional One Health’s Sheldon B. Korones Newborn Center: miracle. Since opening in 1968, more than 45,000 premature babies have been treated successfully, and Maxwell believes every instance is an individual miracle. She is a patient care coordinator in the Sheldon B. Korones Newborn Center, [...]

August 30th, 2017|

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

2017-09-01T23:44:14+00:00 August 24th, 2017|

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 working as part of a well-oiled, big team is a good place to start. Willette lives and breathes [...]

August 24th, 2017|

Regional One Health creates nursing culture of success

2017-08-24T12:34:22+00:00 August 21st, 2017|

Regional One Health is on the precipice of a new movement in how nursing leads better patient care. This nursing culture of success is led by Regional One Health’s people, from the nurses who have worked here for decades to the new team members who will join in the coming months. Regional One Health will add positions to the current nursing staff, based on an effort to provide a more desirable working culture for [...]

August 21st, 2017|

Regional One Health, medical district encourage pedestrian safety

2017-08-22T10:21:14+00:00 August 16th, 2017|

The Be Aware campaign raises awareness of pedestrian safety and for everyone to look at their surroundings in the Medical District. Smart Growth America named Memphis the ninth-most dangerous metropolitan area for pedestrians in the U.S. last year. There were 34 fatal pedestrian accidents in Memphis in 2016, a stat the city is on pace to pass this year with more than 20 such deaths through the first half of 2017. Unintentional [...]

August 16th, 2017|

UTROP welcomes trauma surgeons Filiberto, Lewis

2017-08-10T08:43:50+00:00 August 10th, 2017|

UT Regional One Physicians is proud to introduce trauma surgeons Dr. Dina Filiberto and Dr. Richard Lewis to our practice. Drs. Filiberto and Lewis are part of the team of trauma surgeons at the Elvis Presley Trauma Center, which is designated as a Level 1 Trauma Center in Tennessee, Mississippi and Arkansas. It’s the only Level 1 Trauma Center within 150 miles of Memphis. Dr. Filiberto attended medical school at SUNY Health Science Center at [...]

August 10th, 2017|

Patient Story: Nurse midwives provide special delivery

2017-08-10T08:47:38+00:00 August 8th, 2017|

Photo Credit: JL Scott Photography When Sarah Irby returned to Memphis with her husband in 2015 after living in Nebraska for a couple of years, she recently had given birth to a son with the assistance of a nurse midwife. She knew that if she had another child she wanted to again deliver with the care of a nurse midwife. Before she got pregnant, Irby researched and discovered Regional One Health is [...]

August 8th, 2017|
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