Stephen Loyd, MD, medical director for the Division of Substance Abuse Services, State of Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, will be the guest speaker at the second annual breakfast event benefitting Neighborhood Health. Registration opens at 7 am with the breakfast beginning at 7:30 am at Belmont University's Maddox Grand Atrium. To register, go to neighborhoodhealthtn.org.
HCA's TriStar Division welcomes Wes Fountain as the healthcare division's new chief financial officer (CFO).
Nashville-based Cumberland Emerging Technologies Inc. (CET) and LSU Health New Orleans have entered into a collaboration agreement to develop new biomedical products based on research from LSU.
TriStar Health recently announced plans to invest more than $500 million into its Middle Tennessee facilities.
Saint Thomas Health, part of Ascension, recently introduced Ruth Portacci as vice president of strategy.
William Donnellan, MD, was recently promoted to director of Leukemia/Myelodysplastic Syndrome Research at Sarah Cannon.
Jordan Berlin, MD, has been named associate director of Clinical Investigation Strategy and Shared Resources at the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC).
In June, TwelveStone Health Partners announced the addition of infusion therapy suites to the company's Murfreesboro headquarters. While the company has offered home-based infusion therapy for several years, the leadership team recognized a need for outpatient services, as well.
The Children's Hospital of TriStar Centennial recently welcomed pediatric neurologist Tim Livingston, MD, to TriStar Medical Group Children's Specialists.
Saint Thomas Medical Partners, part of Ascension, has officially opened the doors of the newest location in Bellevue. The new full-service care center offers primary care services, onsite lab testing, and outpatient rehabilitation. Located on Temple Road, the new center features walk-in and same-day appointments Monday-Friday for all ages.
Last month, Vanderbilt University Medical Center opened a new inpatient unit on the eighth floor of Medical Center East. The 37-bed unit is the first phase of a previously announced $118 million renovation and expansion project, converting two floors in the North Tower into adult hospital operations.
Brentwood-based LifePoint Health announced the promotion of Michael Grooms to chief accounting officer last month. Grooms has been with LifePoint for 12 years, originally serving as director of financial reporting.
Over the last several weeks, JourneyPure, a national provider of addiction treatment services headquartered in Nashville, has announced the addition of Stephen Loyd, MD, to the senior management team and a new partnership with Florida Counseling Centers.
ReviveHealth recently announced the addition of Ben Fuqua as vice president of Analytics. Officials said this hire deepens the agency's commitment to data intelligence as an integral component of the customer experience for organizations at the intersection of healthcare delivery, finance, and innovation.
Saint Thomas Health, part of Ascension, recently announced Richard Tumlin as chief administrative officer of Saint Thomas Highlands Hospital in Sparta, Tenn. He was named interim CAO in April 2017 and recently agreed to serve in this role on a permanent basis.
On June 11, Studio Bank (In Organization) announced it received final regulatory approvals from the Tennessee Department of Financial Institutions (TDFI) and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), which were the final steps in the exhaustive regulatory application process to open a new bank in Tennessee.
Gallaher, a leading life safety and asset protection solutions provider headquartered in Alcoa, Tenn., has assembled a new seven-person team with more than 100 years of combined industry experience to better serve Middle Tennessee.