NorthCrest Medical Center Names CFO

Springfield, TN (June 24, 2019) – NorthCrest Medical Center has named Ken Ward as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.  He comes to NorthCrest with 20 years of experience as a CFO and administrative leader for hospitals.  Most recently, Ken has worked providing financial and operational oversight to administrative teams of 13 hospitals in seven […]

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NorthCrest Hosts Child Abuse Awareness Seminar

National Child Abuse Prevention Month recognizes the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect and promotes the social and emotional well-being of children and families. During the month of April and throughout the year, communities are encouraged to increase awareness and provide education and support to families through resources […]

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NorthCrest Recognized for Reduction in Opioid Use

In April 2018, NorthCrest Medical Center committed to reducing the dosage and the overall use of opioids administered in their emergency department alongside 37 other hospitals across Tennessee. By joining the Tennessee Hospital Association’s Opioid Light Emergency Department Collaborative Pilot, NorthCrest committed to fighting the opioid addiction crisis affecting many Tennesseans. Of those 38 facilities, […]

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NorthCrest Leaders Recognized by Tennessee Hospital Association

Springfield, TN (October 23, 2018) – The Tennessee Hospital Association’s (THA) 80th Annual Meeting was a memorable event for two NorthCrest Medical Center leaders – Kim Pridgen, CFO, and Teresa Nixon, RN. Both Kim and Teresa were awarded Meritorious Service Awards recognizing their leadership and service to NorthCrest. “This well-deserved recognition, from their peers and […]

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NorthCrest Transitions to New Vendor for Patient Satisfaction Surveys

SPRINGFIELD, TENN (July 2, 2018) – Beginning July 1, 2018, NorthCrest Medical Center’s patient satisfaction surveys will be transitioning to a new vendor. Previously managed through HealthStream, Press Ganey will begin the post-visit calls to NorthCrest Medical Center patients. Patients are randomly selected following their visit to NorthCrest and contacted by Press Ganey to provide feedback […]

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Accepting Applications for 2018 Camp TAG

Camp TAG (Teaching About Grief) is a bereavement camp for youth who are having difficulty dealing with grief. Children and teens ages 6-15 attend a 4-day, 3-night camp that combines traditional, fun camp activities with grief education and emotional support. Camp TAG is led by grief professionals and trained volunteers. It provides a unique opportunity […]

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NorthCrest Medical Center Recognized for Straight “A’s” in the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

SPRINGFIELD, TENN (April 26, 2018) – The Leapfrog Group, a Washington D.C-based organization aiming to improve healthcare quality and safety for consumers and purchasers, has announced the Spring 2018 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades and awarded NorthCrest Medical Center the elite designation of ‘A’ for its continued achievement in patient safety. NorthCrest has now received an […]

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