Thursday, September 23, 2021
What are surgical technologists? They are part of a team who work alongside physicians and surgeons, registered nurses and other workers in a hospital. They help prepare for and carry out surgeries, prepare, care for and dispose of specimens taken Read the Full Story...
Friday, September 17, 2021
Did you know that sepsis is the number one cost of hospitalization in the US? Costs for acute sepsis hospitalization and skilled nursing is estimated to be $62 billion annually. That is only one portion of all sepsis-related costs, since there are Read the Full Story...
Monday, September 13, 2021
Exhaustion. Frustration. Fear. Those are just a few of the words that nurses working with COVID patients use when they are asked about this recent surge. “Our staff know the true meaning of teamwork, making changes and adapting quickly as we Read the Full Story...
Saturday, September 11, 2021
Nurses spend the most time with their patients. They see a lot. They shed a lot of tears. This is one of many stories we will be sharing.   “Family on line 2” the unit secretary tells me as I’m cleaning your mouth, wishing you would wake up and try Read the Full Story...
Friday, September 10, 2021
Carbon monoxide. It’s often referred to as the silent killer. It’s odorless, tasteless and deadly. It’s a common industrial hazard resulting from incomplete burning of material containing carbon such as natural gas, gasoline, kerosene, oil, propane Read the Full Story...
Thursday, September 02, 2021
 We are talking about YOUR health – and YOU’RE invited. Men’s Monday and Women’s Wednesday have a new name – Health Talks. It’s a time where you can tune in and listen to the specialists and doctors at Cookeville Regional Medical Center about Read the Full Story...