Norman Regional Health System

Oklahoma to See Dangerous Wind Chills

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

Dr. Raghuveer Vedala talks about the dangerous temperatures and wind chills are expected to mark winter’s arrival in Oklahoma this week. Frostbite can occur in 15 minutes or less at wind chill values of 18 degrees below zero or lower.

Norman Regional 12 Days of Christmas blood drive

Tuesday, December 13, 2022

Norman Regional Health System is partnering with the Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) to invite the public to participate in one of three 12 Days of Christmas community blood drives. The first drive is taking place Wednesday, Dec. 21 at the Norman Regional HealthPlex, 3300 Healthplex Parkway, Norman, OK 73072.

5 Steps to Wash Your Hands the Right Way

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Washing your hands is easy, and it’s one of the most effective ways to prevent the spread of germs. Clean hands can help stop germs from spreading from one person to another.

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Anesthesia

Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Learn about Anesthesia.

Norman Regional National Influenza Vaccination Week

Tuesday, December 6, 2022

The holiday season is here. That means more time to spend with your children, family, and friends. However, as holiday cheer spreads, so can flu, with potentially serious complications. Getting a flu vaccine is the best way to stay protected against flu.

What You Need to Know About Kidney Disease

Monday, December 5, 2022

 Kendral Knight, MD, helps answer some common questions surrounding kidney disease. 

Norman Regional Health System Receives OHA Excellence in Quality for Innovation Award

Thursday, December 1, 2022

Norman Regional’s Orthopedic Centers of Excellence submitted a project for the work the emergency rooms have done, which earned them the Innovation in Demonstrating Clinical Quality and Patient Outcomes award.

Cold, Flu or COVID-19?: What You Need to Know

Monday, November 28, 2022

With the COVID-19 vaccine widely available, we can get vaccinated to protect against the flu too — a potentially serious yet preventable illness.

Keep Thanksgiving Leftovers Safe for Weekend Meals

Keep Thanksgiving Leftovers Safe for Weekend Meals

Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Norman Regional Health System wants to wish you a Happy Thanksgiving.

Thanksgiving Day, as you expect, comes with a lot of food. Friends and family gather for hours on end chatting and catching up while bonding over a filling meal. After your plate is clear of turkey and the gravy is soaked up by your dinner roll, what do you do with all the leftovers?

Antibiotic Resistance Awareness Week

Friday, November 18, 2022

This week (November 18th to 24th) is U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week.  The goal is to raise awareness about the importance of appropriate antibiotic use and to emphasize the dangers of antibiotic resistance.