Norman Regional Health System

Unique Program Trains, Incentivizes Next Generation of Paramedics

Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Norman Regional has created a unique program that benefits EMT students studying to become paramedics, while also bringing more first responders to the community.

Tracy DeJesus (RN, IBCLC)

Tuesday, September 12, 2023

Meet Tracy de Jesus RN, IBCLC, a registered nurse and international board-certified lactation consultant. Our Lactation Service team is made up of a team of registered nurses who are all international board-certified lactation consultants. ...

Norman Regional Supporting Breastfeeding Mothers at the Workplace

Monday, September 11, 2023

We are proud to have earned the "Breastfeeding Friendly Worksite - Gold Star Employer" status from the Oklahoma State Department of Health, setting a gold standard for breastfeeding support for mothers statewide! Dive into our comprehensive approach and discover how we're championing the well-being of mothers and their babies.

Beat the Heat: Game Day at OU's First Home Game

Thursday, August 31, 2023

As the anticipation builds for the first University of Oklahoma home football game against Arkansas State, it's important to keep in mind that this year's kickoff comes with a challenge: soaring temperatures that can pose risks to the health of fans and attendees. Norman Regional Health System's EMSSTAT, the trusted ambulance service under Norman Regional, is here to ensure that everyone has a safe and enjoyable experience at the game.

Sleep Well, Learn Well: The Importance of Healthy Sleep Habits for Students

Friday, August 25, 2023

Ever wondered why despite hours of studying, you can't retain information? The secret might not be that you aren’t studying enough, but that you aren’t resting enough! Good sleep is a game changer for memory, creativity and overall cognitive function. Don't just rest, invest in your academic excellence and wellbeing!

Denise Rable, MD, FACS, and Norman Regional Introduce The Oklahoma Breast Center

Monday, August 21, 2023

The Oklahoma Breast Center, our new comprehensive breast care clinic, is now open in both Norman & Oklahoma City! Led by renowned surgical oncologist, Denise Rable, MD, the center offers state-of-the-art imaging, virtual consultations and more, ensuring top-quality care for all Oklahomans.

7 Ways to Stay Cool and Hydrated: Navigating Summer Heat in Oklahoma

Thursday, August 17, 2023

As the temperature rises in Oklahoma, the significance of maintaining proper hydration becomes paramount, particularly during the hot summer months. But have you ever wondered why staying hydrated is crucial? Water isn't just a thirst quencher; it's a fundamental element that keeps all bodily systems functioning optimally.

Norman Regional Health System Boasts First-in-State Accredited Nurse Residency Program

Monday, August 14, 2023

Norman Regional Health System has another first-in-state accreditation. This time, the Nurse Residency Program has received accreditation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center Practice Transition Accreditation Program (PTAP), becoming the first in the state of Oklahoma to achieve this status. The PTAP sets the global standard for residency programs that transition nurses into new practice settings.

Preparing Your Child For a Healthy School Year: Expert's Guide

Friday, August 11, 2023

Back-to-school season is upon us! To help parents navigate this crucial phase, Norman Regional Health System is here to help with heading back to class.

Norman Regional’s Nurse Externship Program Paves for the Path for Nursing Students

Thursday, August 10, 2023

Norman Regional Health System has introduced an opportunity to propel your nursing career forward. The Nurse Externship program provides a pathway for students to transition from the classroom into real-world practice as they continue their education.

This initiative offers nursing students a hands-on experience within the Norman Regional Health System, a multi-campus health system renowned for its Centers of Excellence and nationally accredited programs. Beyond textbooks and lectures, students will be in the real-world healthcare environments, gaining insights into patient care that can't be replicated in a classroom setting.