Physician Joins Norman Regional As Medical Director of Inpatient Rehabilitation

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Joseph Saveika, MD, is the Medical Director of Norman Regional's Inpatient Rehabilitation Center. Dr. Saveika earned his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and a Fellow with the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Local Teens Can Explore Careers in Medicine

Monday, August 28, 2017

Parents of teens and young adults, ages 14-21, are invited to attend an open house that will introduce families to the Norman Regional Hospital Health Explorer Post, 901. At this event the public can learn about Exploring, enjoy interactive healthcare activities and meet the Post Advisors: Dr. Patrick Cody, Dr. Angela Carrick, Dr. Olivia Reed, Kyle Hurley, Gail Grego, Paula Price and JoAnn Belknap.

Tips for Phone Safety

Monday, August 14, 2017

Within the past week, concerned citizens have contacted Norman Regional Health System reporting suspicious phone calls that appear to be using a Norman Regional phone number. These calls have been scammers who are “spoofing” Norman Regional’s name or phone numbers. "Spoofing" occurs when a caller deliberately falsifies the information transmitted to your caller ID display to disguise their identity. Spoofing is often used as part of an attempt to trick someone into giving away valuable personal information so it can be used in fraudulent activity or sold illegally.

Congratulations to Dr. Muhammad Salim on Achievement of Diplomate Status

Thursday, July 13, 2017

It is with great pride that we announce the addition of Norman physician Muhammad Salim, MD to this group of diplomates. His certification with the American Board of Venous & Lymphatic Medicine is a direct reflection of his knowledge in the field of vein care, and his continued commitment to the advancement of vein care. It is truly an accomplishment to become ABVLM certified.

Breast Care Center Moves to New Location

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Norman Regional’s Breast Care Center has moved to a new location in the Women’s Healthcare Plaza, 3440 R.C. Luttrell Drive, Suite 103.

Norman Regional Oncology

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

We are happy to announce that the Norman Regional Oncology clinic is open and serving patients in their Norman Regional Hospital location.

Norman Regional Health System Receives the 2017 Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s Best Stroke Centers

Friday, May 5, 2017

Norman Regional Health System is being recognized as one of America’s Best Stroke Centers by the Women’s Choice Award®, America’s trusted referral source for the best in healthcare. The award signifies that Norman Regional Health System is in the top 7 percent of U.S. hospitals offering stroke care services.

AARP Smart Drivers Course – Not Just for Seniors

Monday, April 24, 2017

Norman Regional Health System has been hosting quarterly AARP safe driving refresher courses for more than 15 years. The AARP driving program that started back in 1979 has a goal of helping older American retain their independence and improve their quality of life. In order to keep participants aware of increased risks, the course has evolved over time. New challenges include the congestion of roads as well as the advancement of technology. Drivers are impacted by distractions that come with the gadgets designed in newer car, access to hand held devices and even new directional lights.

Norman Regional Remember with P.R.I.D.E.

Friday, April 21, 2017

Norman Regional Health System healers find it important to provide support to families during a time of loss. It’s why the health system developed a support group known as P.R.I.D.E or Parents Responding to Infant Death Experience. P.R.I.D.E. is an intervention team comprised of Norman Regional Health System nurses, chaplains, and social workers. This team is available to families who have experienced miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, stillbirth or neonatal death and grief process support. The goal is to reach grieving families at all stages in their grief, whether it is at the time of loss or in the years following.

Norman Regional Health System Receives Certified Healthy Business Award

Friday, April 14, 2017

A newborn girl has been named an Honorary Girl Scout at Norman Regional’s HealthPlex hospital. The Girl Scouts of Western Oklahoma name one girl born during the week of March 12-18 as an honorary girl scout.