Norman Regional Health System

Everything’s Coming Up Rosemary: Health and Culinary Benefits of the Herb

Wednesday, November 29, 2023

Next time you’re cooking, get into the spirit of the holiday season with a flavor that oftentimes gets overlooked: rosemary.

This perennial shrub, with its blue flowers and distinctive aroma, not only adds a spicy, woodsy flavor to your dishes but also comes packed with a bunch of health benefits.

Norman Regional’s Respiratory Therapy Technician Program Opens Doors For Students

Friday, November 3, 2023

Norman Regional Health System has developed another unique program to combat the ever changing environment of healthcare. The Respiratory Therapy Technician program at Norman Regional is an innovative approach focused on adapting to the needs of staff and students alike.

Butternut Squash: An In Season Superfood for Your Health

Monday, October 23, 2023

When the temperatures drop and leaves change color, many people respond by indulging in pumpkin spice or apple cinnamon recipes, but the fall-flavored superfood you might be missing out on this season is butternut squash.

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!

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.

Stay Active and Fit: Fitness Tips for Students Heading Back to School

Wednesday, August 9, 2023

Heading back to school? Don't forget to prioritize your health along with your education! Discover easy ways to incorporate fitness into your daily routine with our latest blog post featuring The Health Club Exercise Specialist and Performance Coach, Jack Carter, MS CSCS NSCA-CPT SPC. From active commutes to joining sports clubs, staying active can enhance not just your physical, but also mental wellbeing and academic performance.