NorthCrest Celebrates National Hospice Month

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (November 14, 2007) – NorthCrest Hospice will be celebrating National Hospice Month during November. County Mayor Howard Bradley was on hand to help kick off National Hospice Month. Mayor Bradley presented the hospice staff with a proclamation declaring November as Hospice Month. NorthCrest Hospice cares for patients and their families and helps them […]

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NorthCrest Medical Center Awarded Accreditation from the Joint Commission

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (October 30, 2007) – By demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety, NorthCrest Medical Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval. Founded in 1951, The Joint Commission is dedicated to continuously improving the safety and quality of the nation’s health care through voluntary […]

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NorthCrest Celebrates National Respiratory Care Week

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (October 9, 2007) – NorthCrest Medical Center and its Cardiopulmonary Department will be celebrating National Respiratory Care Week October 21 through 27. The mission of Respiratory Care Week is to honor and thank respiratory care professionals for their contributions, to demonstrate the value of respiratory care professionals in all healthcare settings, to promote […]

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NorthCrest Nursing Units Receive Awards

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (September 5, 2007) – NorthCrest Medical Center recently had two nursing units receive awards in Overall Patient Satisfaction from the Jackson Organization. The two nursing units receiving awards were Women’s Serves and the 2nd Floor Medical/Surgical Unit or MS II. Women’s Service received their award for maintaining a score of 75 percent or […]

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NorthCrest Breaks Ground On Emergency Department Expansion

Hospital to add 15,000 square feet and 7 new treatment rooms Springfield, Tenn., August 4, 2006 – The Administration and Board of Trustees at NorthCrest Medical Center broke ground on a new construction project today to expand the McMurry Emergency Department. Upon completion, the expansion and renovation of the NorthCrest Medical Center Emergency Department will […]

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NorthCrest Adds Internal Medicine Physician

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (July 31, 2007) – NorthCrest Medical Center proudly announces the addition of Teresa Williams, M.D., Internal Medical Physician, to the NorthCrest Medical Staff. “NorthCrest is very privileged to be adding a physician with Dr. Williams’s experience to our staff,” said Scott Raynes, President and CEO of NorthCrest. “The training she brings will not […]

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NorthCrest Welcomes New Radiologist

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (July 26, 2007) –NorthCrestMedical Center is proud to announce the addition ofCody Crase, M.D. to their medical staff. Crase specializes in Radiology. Crase will be affiliated with Springfield Radiology Associates “We are fortunate and excited to have Dr. Crase join Springfield Radiology,” stated Jeffrey Brannick, M.D., with Springfield Radiology Associates and NorthCrest Medical […]

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NorthCrest Offers Orthopaedic Navigation Surgery

SPRINGFILED, Tenn. (June 20, 2007) – NorthCrest Medical Center announces the purchase of the Stryker Navigation System for total knee replacement and total hip replacement surgeries. This system offers a technology option that may help facilitate accurate implant alignment, proper ligament balancing and accurate positioning of the implant which are the most important prerequisites for […]

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