Physician encourages well visits for back-to-school health

Monday, August 6, 2018

There is one important and essential item missing in your back-to-school supply lists, and that is good health. Dr. Rosemay Ayitey, a family medicine physician at Primary Care-Moore, shares some of the many benefits of well-child visits from newborn until 18 years old. 

Murunga honored as Norman Regional’s Healer of the Year

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Congratulations to James Murunga, RN, on being named Norman Regional's 2018 Healer of the Year! 

Welcoming a baby at Norman Regional’s HealthPlex – A mom’s perspective

Friday, July 20, 2018

Norman parents Jennifer and Daniel Holdge went into Norman Regional HealthPlex’s Women’s & Children’s Unit ready to meet their son, Palmer, on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. Here's what Jennifer thought about her experience. 

What to look for, how to avoid heat-related illnesses

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Summer is in full swing with forecasted temperatures expected to soar into the triple digits this week. The rising temperatures can be dangerous, but the good news is that heat-related ill nesses are preventable. Here are some tips to avoid heat-related illnesses, as well as what to look for and what to do if you or someone you love has a heat-related illness.

NRHS graduates first cohort of nurse residents

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Twenty one nurse residents completed Norman Regional’s Nurse Residency program on Wednesday, July 11. The 21 nurses made up the first cohort of the Nurse Residency Program that started last August. 

Obstetrical Emergency Departments Opens at Norman Regional’s HealthPlex

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

To provide patients with excellent, quality care, Norman Regional Health System has elevated the standard of care in the Labor and Delivery area formerly known as labor triage.

Norman Regional employee returns to work after coworkers saved her life

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Lisa Marti is grateful to be back at work after going into cardiac arrest at Endocrinology Associate's nurses station. 

Norman Regional receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Norman Regional Health System received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.

Men’s Health: Treating or preventing diabetes

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

June is Men’s Health Month, and men historically are not as comfortable when it comes to discussing issues about their health, especially conditions like diabetes. 

Ask a Dietitian: July is National Berry Month

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Destiny Howard, a dietician at Norman Regional, shares the benefits of adding more berries to your diet.