Employee News and Views

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Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 4:24pm

 

Community Regional Medical Center recently began to offer internet safety classes to educate our employees and the community on the risks to children accessing internet from mobile devices and personal or family computers. It was a powerful, eye-opening experience for many parents and grandparents – hitting on familiar and not so familiar issues such as cyberbullying, sexting, exposure to inappropriate content, posting of personal and indecent photos or information, as well as hackers, predators and harmful “mobile apps” to watch out for. 


Employee News and Views

Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 11:44am

It gives me a great deal of pleasure to announce two very important accreditations for Community Regional’s Echo Lab in our Non-Invasive Cardiology Department.

On April 9, we received news that the lab was granted a three-year term of accreditation in the areas of adult stress, adult transesophageal and adult transthoracic echocardiography by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC). And, just a few days later, the department was granted a three-year accreditation for pediatric transthoracic echocardiography and fetal echocardiography as well! 


Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 4:50pm

It’s National Medical Laboratory Professionals Week (April 21-25) and wow, what a week of celebration and recognition we’ve had! We’ve had the opportunity to enjoy a little extra fun and camaraderie from crazy sock day to sport day.


Monday, April 21, 2014 - 10:03am

As we celebrate National Neurodiagnostic Professionals Week, I would like to offer special acknowledgement and thanks to all of our neurodiagnostic professionals for their contributions to Community Regional Medical Center. They are an instrumental part of our mission to ensure the health of our community, not only in their day-to-day practice, but through advocacy, education and research.


Monday, April 14, 2014 - 3:45pm

The Palliative Care team at Community Regional Medical Center encourages you to complete your Advance Healthcare Directive – a legal document created to record your medical preferences for treatment in the event you are unable to make your own healthcare decisions.  On National Healthcare Decisions Day, Wednesday, April 16, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the hospital cafeteria, members of the Palliative Care team will be available to help you complete your directive or answer questions that can help you get started. 


Friday, April 11, 2014 - 5:17pm

Sometimes as health care workers we can feel like we are body surfing in the ocean during a storm. The waves keep coming, there is not time to catch our breath before the next one is here, crashing all around us. There isn't time to regroup, we have to keep going, so we do.