TriStar Hendersonville Medical Center celebrated its 40th Anniversary on May 15 with a community celebration.
Barbara Mays, accounting assistant at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Franklin, was honored last month at an awards gala in Birmingham as one of only seven finalists out of more than 30,000 inpatient rehabilitation employees in the Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth, network to receive the 2018 Outstanding Employee Achievement Award.
Realty Trust Group (RTG) has been ranked as the sixth-leading national healthcare real estate development firm by Modern Healthcare.
Ascension Saint Thomas recently announced Colleen Fultz, LPN, a Saint Thomas Medical Partners (STMP) nurse in Murfreesboro, has been recognized as Tennessee's Childhood Immunization Champion of 2019. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Association of Immunization Managers (AIM) present this award annually to one exceptional honoree from each state. With more than 45 years of service as a nurse and 25 years in pediatric care, Fultz leads the Vaccines for Children program at STMP's Saint Louise Clinic. She is also a regular volunteer with the clinic's mobile health unit, which travels directly to children in underserved areas.
Argentine native and long-time Nashville resident Diana Sanchez-Vega (aka Diana Holland) has launched a Spanish, health-themed radio program "Sanos, sabios y prósperos" (Healthy, Wise and Prosperous). The educational radio talk show kicked of last month on Christian Spanish radio station WKDA Radio Luz Nashville 900 AM. The show will air weekly on Fridays from 10 am to 11 am.