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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NorthCrest Foundation Welcomes New Executive Director

Springfield, Tenn. (November 18, 2008) – NorthCrest Medical Center is proud to welcome Adele Dorris. Dorris will be assuming the role as Executive Director of the NorthCrest Foundation, a position previously held by Retha Marlin. Dorris brings to the Foundation 15 years of marketing, special event planning, fundraising, and foundation development experience. She most recently […]

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NorthCrest Laboratory Receives Certificate of Recognition

Springfield, Tenn. (November 13, 2008) – The Tennessee Department of Health Laboratory has recognized NorthCrest Medical Center’s Laboratory as an Advanced Sentinel Laboratory in the Laboratory Response Network (LRN). In 1999, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) established the LRN. The LRN’s purpose is to run a network of labs that can respond […]

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NorthCrest Board Elects New Chairman

Springfield, Tenn. (July 24, 2008) – Ted Stubblefield was recently elected as the new chairman of the NorthCrest Medical Center Board of Trustees. Stubblefield fills the position recently vacated by E. Dee Reid, who served as chairman since 1993. Stubblefield has served as a member of the NorthCrest Board of Trustees since 1989. During his […]

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NorthCrest Auxiliary Awards Scholarships

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (June 2, 2008) – The NorthCrest Auxiliary recently honored the 2008 NorthCrest Auxiliary Scholarship Recipients at their Annual Auxiliary Awards Luncheon. This is the Auxiliary’s sixth year to award these scholarships and to date has given $16,500 in scholarships to students in Robertson County. The Auxiliary Scholarships are awarded to two seniors who […]

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Dr. O’Donnell Selected as NorthCrest Physician of the Year

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (April 1, 2008) – John O’Donnell, M.D., obstetrician and gynecologist on staff at NorthCrest Medical Center, has been selected as the Physician of the Year at the Springfield hospital. The award is selected by the Physician Excellence Committee, a sub committee of the Professional Practices Committee. The committee chose from numerous nominations submitted […]

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NorthCrest’s Diabetes Education Program Merits ADA Recognition

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (February 19, 2008) – NorthCrest Medical Center’s diabetes self-management education program has been awarded continued Recognition from the American Diabetes Association. The program was originally Recognized in February of 1993. The ADA Education Recognition effort, begun in the fall of 1986, is a voluntary process which assures that approved education programs have met […]

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NorthCrest Care Center Extends Hours on Sundays

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (January 28, 2008) – The NorthCrest Care Center will be extending their hours of operation on Sundays to better serve the needs of its patients. The new hours on Sunday will be from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday hours will remain 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. The NorthCrest Care Center […]

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