Thursday, December 03, 2020
Paul Korth, CEO at Cookeville Regional Medical Center, was installed as chairman of the Tennessee Hospital Association’s Board of Directors during the association’s virtual annual meeting held this fall.   Korth has more than 30 years of experience Read the Full Story...
Thursday, December 03, 2020
Now nine months into the coronavirus pandemic and entering into flu season, Cookeville Regional Medical Center urges Upper Cumberland residents to take precautions to reduce the spread of COVID-19 amid concerns about hospital capacity.   “With Read the Full Story...
Thursday, December 03, 2020
The Cancer Center at Cookeville Regional is proud to announce the addition of a full-time quality improvement (QI) coordinator, Sheila Shope, NP, to our staff.   Shope previously worked for many years at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Read the Full Story...
Thursday, December 03, 2020
A very important and often behind-the-scenes role in Cookeville Regional’s Cancer Program is that of the medical physicist. Medical physicists are highly trained medical professionals who ensure the quality and safety of radiation therapy and Read the Full Story...
Thursday, December 03, 2020
Because patients who are undergoing or have recently undergone cancer treatment tend to be immunocompromised, they can have a higher risk of contracting viruses like COVID-19 and might also have a more difficult time fighting the virus if they have Read the Full Story...
Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Cookeville Regional Medical Center proudly welcomes interventional cardiologist Carlos Podesta, M.D., to its medical staff, bringing the number of cardiologists on staff to 13.     Dr. Podesta joins the medical practice of Tennessee Heart along with Read the Full Story...