NorthCrest joins the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s Project JOINTS Initiative

Five states work to prevent potentially devastating infections after hip and knee surgeries NorthCrest Medical Center is proud to announce that it has joined the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s Project JOINTS initiative, a federally-funded program designed to speed adoption of proven methods to prevent surgical site infections (SSIs) after hip and knee replacement surgery. Tennessee […]

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NorthCrest earns Tennessee Center for Performance Excellence 2010 Interest Recognition

NorthCrest Medical Center of Springfield, has earned Interest Recognition in the annual Excellence in Tennessee award program administered by the Tennessee Center for Performance Excellence (TNCPE). Representatives of NorthCrest Medical Center will accept the award at the 18th annual Excellence in Tennessee Awards Banquet on February 23, 2011, at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs in […]

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NorthCrest Medical Center Joins Saint Thomas Stroke Network

Saint Thomas Health Services and NorthCrest Initiate Affiliation with Successful Stroke Drill NASHVILLE, Tenn. (February 17, 2011) – NorthCrest Medical Center in Robertson County announced today its affiliation with Saint Thomas Health Services and the Saint Thomas Stroke Network. NorthCrest will join the Saint Thomas Stroke Network in an effort to expand accessible, quality care […]

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Robbins Joins NorthCrest Medical Staff

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (January 28, 2011) – Chad Robbins, MD, a plastic surgeon with DeLozier Robbins Plastic Surgery, has joined the medical staff at NorthCrest Medical Center in Springfield, Tenn. Dr. Robbins graduated with a bachelor of science from Sewanee: The University of the South and received his doctorate of medicine from the University of Alabama […]

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Kroll Joins NorthCrest Medical Staff

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (January 28, 2011) – Peter Kroll, MD has joined the medical staff at NorthCrest Medical Center in Springfield, Tenn. Dr. Kroll is an anesthesiology/pain management physician with special interests in pain management. Dr. Kroll graduated with a bachelor of arts from Southern Adventist University in Collegedale, Tenn. and received his doctorate of medicine […]

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NorthCrest’s Diabetes Education Program Merits ADA Recognition

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (January 27, 2011) – NorthCrest Medical Center’s diabetes self-management education program in Springfield, Tenn. has been awarded continued recognition from the American Diabetes Association. The program was originally recognized in February of 1993. This program offer high-quality education services to the patients it serves. The ADA Education Recognition effort, begun in the fall […]

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NorthCrest Welcomes First Baby of 2011

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (January 3, 2011) – NorthCrest Medical Center is proud to welcome the first baby of 2011, Nevaeh Ale’ica Ann Moore. Nevaeh was delivered at 12:02 p.m. on Saturday, January 1 by Dr. William Thot of NorthCrest Center for Women’s Health. Nevaeh weighed 6 pound 8 ounces and measured 19 ¾ inches. She is […]

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NorthCrest Partners with New ED Group

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (December 7, 2010) – NorthCrest Medical Center is proud to announce their partnership with Align MD for emergency medicine physician staffing. Beginning in mid-December, Align MD will be providing the NorthCrest Emergency Department with physicians and mid-level providers to treat the needs of the approximate 33,000 annual patients seen in NorthCrest’s ED. “Align […]

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NorthCrest Medical Center Nominated for National Charitable Award

ATLANTA, GA –Jackson Healthcare recently announced NorthCrest Medical Center’s Mobile Food Pantry as an official nominee for the 2010 Hospital Charitable Service Awards. According to awards chairman, Charles R. Evans, FACHE, the Hospital Charitable Service Awards seek to find, reward and share stories of hospitals that consistently push beyond their core mission of providing essential […]

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NorthCrest Celebrates Perioperative Nurses’ Week

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (November 2, 2010) – Help NorthCrest recognize perioperative nurses everywhere during Perioperative Nurses’ Week on November 8 – 14. Perioperative nurses play an important role through their commitment to safe patient care. The Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses (AORN), a 40,000 member strong organization with state and local chapters nationwide, supports operating room […]

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