Local Students Complete NorthCrest’s 2015 S.H.I.P.

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (August 01, 2015) – NorthCrest Medical Center is proud to announce the completion of the 2015 Student Healthcare Internship Program (S.H.I.P.). The S.H.I.P. offers rising high school students (ages 14– 17) the opportunity to gain relevant healthcare exposure and marketable job skills, and also provides them an “anchor” on which to base future […]

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NorthCrest Achieves Full Recognition from CDC’s Diabetes Prevention and Recognition Program

SPRINGFIELD, TENN. (July 31, 2015) – The Diabetes Prevention Program offered by NorthCrest Medical Center’s Endocrinology Center has been recognized by the American Association of Diabetes Educators for obtaining “Full Recognition” through The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Diabetes Prevention Recognition Program (DPRP). NorthCrest Endocrinology’s Diabetes Prevention Program is the first and currently […]

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NorthCrest Receives American College of Cardiology Award for Cardiac Care

NCDR ACTION Registry–GWTG Silver award recognizes high standards SPRINGFIELD, TENN. (July 8, 2015) – NorthCrest Medical Center has received the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR ACTION Registry–GWTG Silver Performance Achievement Award for 2015. NorthCrest is one of only 91 hospitals nationwide to receive the honor. The award recognizes NorthCrest’s commitment and success in implementing a […]

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NorthCrest Receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

Award demonstrates NorthCrest’s commitment to quality care for stroke patients SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (April 21, 2015) – NorthCrest Medical Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment and success in ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to […]

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NorthCrest Presents 2015 S.H.I.P.

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn (April 6, 2015) – NorthCrest Medical Center is proud to present the 2015 Student Healthcare Internship Program (S.H.I.P.). S.H.I.P. offers rising high school students ages 14-17 the opportunity to gain relevant healthcare exposure and marketable job skills, and provides them an anchor on which to base future healthcare education. Through a five-week program, […]

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NorthCrest Celebrates Certified Nurses Day March 19 By Honoring the 27 Board Certified Nurses on its Staff

NorthCrest Medical Center is celebrating Certified Nurses Day, March 19 by honoring its board certified nurses. The following nurses are being recognized for their professionalism, leadership, and commitment to excellence in patient care: Janis Anderson, CCRN; Bonnie Armantrout, CEN; Lenora Baggett, CCDS, CCA; Angie Beard, CCRN; Carol Benton, CSCR; Michelle Browning, RNC-OB; Sheila Collins, RNC-OB; […]

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NorthCrest Diabetes Education Program Merits ADA Recognition

SPRINGFIELD, TENN. (December 22, 2014) – The prestigious American Diabetes Association Education Recognition Certificate for a quality diabetes self-management education program was recently awarded to the NorthCrest Diabetes Education. The program was originally Recognized in February of 1993. ADA believes that this program offers high-quality education that is an essential component of effective diabetes treatment. […]

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NorthCrest Earns ‘Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®’ Recognition for the Fourth Year from The Joint Commission

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (November 13, 2014) – NorthCrest Medical Center today announced it has been recognized as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States. NorthCrest was recognized as part of The Joint Commission’s 2014 annual report “America’s Hospitals: Improving Quality […]

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NorthCrest Recognized for Outstanding Record in Patient Safety – Awarded an “A” in Fall 2014 Hospital Safety Score

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (October 30, 2014) – NorthCrest Medical Center was honored with an “A” grade in the Fall 2014 Hospital Safety Score, which rates how well hospitals protect patients from errors, injuries and infections. The Hospital Safety Score is compiled under the guidance of the nation’s leading experts on patient safety and is administered by […]

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NorthCrest Plans Ebola Provisions

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (October 10, 2014) – NorthCrest Medical Center is on a heightened state due to the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) being found inside the United States. “The NorthCrest Team has been collaborating with state and local agencies to ensure our staff and community are protected,” says Rachel Goodman, NorthCrest Infection Preventionist. Prior to the […]

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