NorthCrest Awards APSU Nursing Scholarships

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (September 8, 2009) – NorthCrest Medical Center recently awarded academic scholarships to four Austin Peay State University Nursing Students. These students were awarded $5,000 annual tuition with a year work commitment to NorthCrest Medical Center upon graduation. Eleven students applied for the available scholarships and from those the following individuals were selected: Cynthia […]

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NorthCrest Providing Digital Mammography

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (September 2, 2009) – NorthCrest Medical Center has expanded its health and wellness services available to women with the addition of a new Selenia™ digital mammography system from Hologic®. Digital mammography will allow NorthCrest’s Medical Imaging Department to provide its patients with the highest quality of care in the prevention and early detection […]

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H1N1 (Swine Flu) Quick Tips

Why is everyone talking about H1N1 FLU? · H1N1 (Swine Flu) is a new or “novel” influenza virus that has spread quickly · Flu vaccines made last year did not work against this virus · Most people (especially those under the age of 65) do not have immunity to this flu strain · Healthy children, […]

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NorthCrest Host Internationally Renowned Physician

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (June 10, 2009) – NorthCrest Medical Center and the NorthCrest Medical Staff were recently privileged to host a continuing education lecture by the renowned physician Geoffrey S. Ling, M.D., Ph.D. Ling was on hand to discuss long term management of patients with ischemic stroke. Ling has a very distinguished background in neurology and […]

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NorthCrest Welcomes New CIO

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (April 27, 2009) – NorthCrest Medical Center is proud to welcome Randy Davis to its senior administration team. Davis will serve as Chief Information Officer. “Randy brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to NorthCrest,” said Scott Raynes, President and CEO of NorthCrest Medical Center. “We are very excited to have a person […]

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NorthCrest Opens Renovated Catheterization Laboratory

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (March 23, 2009) – NorthCrest Medical Center recently celebrated the completed renovations of its Catheterization Laboratory with an open house and ribbon cutting. The center piece of NorthCrest’s Cath Lab renovations was the addition of the Philips Allura FD20 X-Ray System, the latest in cardiac x-ray technology. In attendance for the open house […]

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NorthCrest Introduces New Advanced Cardiovascular Lab

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (February 25, 2009) – Heart disease is one our nation’s most common health problems—the leading cause of death for Americans age 35 and older. Introducing advancements in the medical technology used to diagnose and treat this condition is more critical than ever before at NorthCrest Medical Center. In an effort to help its […]

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NorthCrest Welcomes First Baby of 2009

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (January 1, 2009) – NorthCrest Medical Center is proud to welcome the first baby of 2009, Yamilet Lisel Jimenez. Jimenez was born at 10:03 a.m. on Thursday, January 1, weighing 6 pound 7 ounces and measuring 19 ¼ inches. Jimenez is the daughter of Rosa Lerdo and Juan Carlos Jimenez. She has an […]

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NorthCrest Announces New Board Members

Springfield, Tenn. (December 16, 2008) – NorthCrest Medical Center is proud to announce the addition of Dan Green and Tracy Langston to NorthCrest Medical Center’s Board of Trustees. Both will join the board in January and have agreed to serve at least three years. Green is a pharmacist at Thomas Drugs located in Cross Plains, […]

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