On Saturday, Sept. 7, TriStar Health joined more than 65 HCA Healthcare hospitals and local law enforcement agencies across the country to provide an opportunity for community members to properly dispose of unused opioid medications anonymously, with no questions asked. The TriStar Division hosted events at 13 locations across three states, including eight participating Middle Tennessee facilities. This year's event collected more than 350 pounds of opioids, eclipsing the 2018 total by more than 125 pounds. Area TriStar facilities collected more than 110 pounds of the unused drugs, safely disposing of them and keeping them off the streets.
Solis Mammography, the nation's largest independent provider of breast screening and diagnostic services, in partnership with HCA TriStar Health, recently expanded access to 3D mammography screening with the opening of two new centers in Middle Tennessee.
Last month, Change Healthcare (Nasdaq: CHNG) published "Payment Integrity Programs: A National Study on the Impact of DRG Audits on Provider Sentiment and Abrasion," a report on the impact payers' audits of payments to providers have on their business relationship and providers' finances.
Williamson Medical Center Cardiac Rehabilitation Graduates Reunite in Celebration of Recovery, Healing and Lifelong Friendships
Williamson Medical Center's Cardiac Rehab Center hosted their annual rehabilitation reunion Thursday, reuniting program graduates with nurses and exercise physiologists who have become lifelong friends.
MedShr has grown to over one million members in 190 countries across all clinical specialties and is now fully live in the US.
Report details Connectivity Summit on Rural Aging findings and identifies next steps to improve health conditions for vulnerable seniors
TriStar Centennial Medical Center is proud to welcome Kenzie Dent, M.D. to Tristar Medical Group - Sterling Primary Care. Dr. Dent is a primary care physician treating patients of all ages.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved VALTOCO® (diazepam nasal spray) as an acute treatment of intermittent, stereotypic episodes of frequent seizure activity (i.e., seizure clusters, acute repetitive seizures) that are distinct from a patient's usual seizure pattern in people with epilepsy 6 years of age and older.
Tennessee is expecting severe weather this weekend, beginning on Friday, according to the National Weather Service. A threat of damaging winds, tornadoes, hail and heavy rainfall are all expected to cause issues for the region from Jan. 10 through Jan. 11.
In the face of this year's disasters, hundreds of thousands of people turned to the American Red Cross for food, shelter and recovery support in Tennessee and across the country.
Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital is pleased to recognize its 2019 honorees for outstanding accomplishments in clinical leadership.
Nashville-based Montecito Medical, the nation's top privately held acquirer of medical real estate, has expanded its growing team with the addition of Jennifer Price as data manager.
During the Tennessee Hospital Association's 81st Annual Meeting, James Ross, president and chief executive officer (CEO) at West Tennessee Healthcare, Jackson, was installed as chairman of the THA 2020 Board of Directors.
AdvancedHEALTH, Middle Tennessee's largest, independent, multi-specialty practice, is pleased to announce the addition of Tyler R. Morris, M.D., orthopaedic surgery, to its growing group of providers. Dr. Morris sees patients at The Bone and Joint Group in Clarksville, Tennessee.
Tennessee Department of Health Commissioner Lisa Piercey, MD, MBA, FAAP has appointed John Webb as deputy commissioner for operations.
Last month, the Center for Medical Interoperability announced the launch of C4MI Verified™ - a testing program to accelerate the availability of connected technology solutions in the healthcare industry.
On Saturday, Sept. 7, TriStar Health joined more than 65 HCA Healthcare hospitals and local law enforcement agencies across the country to provide an opportunity for community members to properly dispose of unused opioid medications anonymously, with no questions asked.
Franklin-based American Health Partners has recently announced two new senior staff members to the team.
Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc. recently announced FDA Orphan Drug Grant funding for a new Phase II clinical program.