Employee News and Views

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Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 12:50pm

Gym intimidation is definitely one of my pet peeves.  There are several factors that become reasons folks avoid the gym.  It breaks my heart to hear stories of folks; no matter their age, gender, or fitness level finding it too intimidating to work out in the gym they just signed up for in hopes for a healthier lifestyle.


Employee News and Views

Tuesday, June 12, 2012 - 10:16am

In a recent Forum poll of our employees, a not so surprising 69% of the 803 people that answered the survey said they were just “crossing their fingers” they won’t ever need a first aid kit, ample supplies to sustain themselves for a few days, or even a plan for their family should some type of disaster sneak up on them.  And yes, it is hard to imagine ourselves in a crisis situation… we think we’re invincible, that it won’t happen to us, or that the government will just take care of us if it does.  Disaster preparedness experts call this &ldqu


Wednesday, May 30, 2012 - 3:29pm

Patient satisfaction results are a key indicator for happy patients and happy employees.  For over six months now 1 East Med/Surg leadership has been focused on developing new ways to improve patient and employee satisfaction and especially working hard to obtain the goal of being number one in patient satisfaction at Community Regional Medical Center.. 


Thursday, May 24, 2012 - 4:02pm

We have all seen pictures of devastating wildfires, hurricanes, tornados, and earthquakes and we sit watching the victims sifting through the remains of their destroyed homes. The one thing they have in common is they are searching for valuable items that have been swept away or buried in the ruins. The items they are looking for are usually family treasures, pictures, insurance papers, marriage licenses, birth certificates, etc.


Thursday, May 17, 2012 - 2:32pm

One of our Community Regional Medical Center oncology nurses has been nominated as a candidate for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Woman of the Year honor.  Jane Watt, has been working to raise $8,000 – or more – to help support the society’s mission to find cures for blood cancers and to assist patients and their families as they navigate through these devastating illnesses.


Monday, May 14, 2012 - 2:30pm

Anyone with children knows that boo-boos just happen. Most homes have some sort of medical supply kits available for the unexpected burn, cut, or scrape. Being prepared for major emergencies is simply expanding the number of supplies you keep on hand.