Sunday, May 29, 2022
Patients who have diseases that require specialty medicine will be able to receive it locally now that Cookeville Regional Medical Center’s pharmacy has earned specialty pharmacy accreditation. Diseases treated by specialty pharmacy include cancer, Read the Full Story...
Monday, May 23, 2022
The only remaining member of the original heart team is the recipient of the 2022 Martin Coffey Cardiovascular Award. The award was presented to Paul Robinson, certified clinical perfusionist, during A Woman’s Heart event, held Thursday, May 19. He Read the Full Story...
Friday, May 20, 2022
Dr. Billy Parsons loves a challenge, and being a cardiothoracic surgeon is one big challenge. Parsons is the newest cardiothoracic surgeon at Cookeville Regional Medical Center, joining Drs. Timothy Powell and Michelle Ellis. “I don’t think people Read the Full Story...
Monday, May 16, 2022
Strokes can affect anyone at any age. Anyone, including children, can have a stroke at any time. Having one stroke means you have a greater risk of having another (or recurrent) stroke. Stroke kills nearly 150,000 of the 860,000 Americans who die of Read the Full Story...
Monday, May 09, 2022
Evidence shows just how much of an impact music can have in the healing process. Former patient Debbie Allen can tell you just how much it helped her. “I came in to the hospital in early March and was in the ICU a few days,” she said. “I was having Read the Full Story...
Friday, May 06, 2022
There’s no doubt these past two years have been challenging for everyone. But the ones who have been the most challenged are those who are in the healthcare field. Nurses’ Week is May 6-12. Celebrated every year around Florence Nightingale’s Read the Full Story...