Community Thanked for COVID Support

Friday, July 24, 2020

Richie Splitt, President and CEO of Norman Regional had the honor of delivering COVID-19 Caring Like a Champion game balls to organizations that helped our team through the “must win” COVID pandemic.

robot used to disinfect hospital rooms with EVS technician

Robots Use UV Light to Kill COVID-19

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Norman Regional uses XENEX Lightstrike™ Germ-Zapping Robot to disinfect areas within the hospital and clinics. By using a pulsating, extreme blast of UV light, these robots have been proven to kill SARS-CoV-2, the pathogen that causes COVID-19.

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Patients Have Multiple Options at Primary Care Clinics

Monday, June 1, 2020

Patients now have more options than ever when it comes to primary care.

EMSSTAT ambulance rushes in to the ambulance bay at Norman Regional HealthPlex during daylight.

COVID-19 Impacts Stroke Care

Friday, May 29, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic led people to staying home, but did staying home put some people at risk of suffering permanent deficits from life-threatening emergencies such as stroke? Norman Regional Neurologist Dr. Galis discusses the evidence-based findings. 

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Mom Diagnosed with COVID-19 Hours Before Delivery Shares Her Experience

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Mom who was diagnosed with COVID-19 the day before delivering her daughter at Norman Regional HealthPlex shares her experience and expresses her gratitude to Norman Regional healers for getting her through it.  

Dr. LaRhonda Sims sits at her desk smiling in her office while completing a virtual visit with a patient.

Virtual Visits Help Keep Patients Safe at Home

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Norman Regional acted quickly when COVID-19 began to spread, training more than 170 providers to provide care virtually in less than two weeks resulting in more than 10,000 virtual visits in the last couple of months.

Norman Regional Labs Offering COVID-19 Antibody/Serology Testing

Friday, May 22, 2020

Norman Regional Health System is excited to offer antibody/serology testing for COVID-19, also known as coronavirus. The affordable, $31 test is now available at several Norman Regional Lab locations.

Laboratory Services Team Gets Creative During COVID-19 Pandemic

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

When the COVID-19 global pandemic caused a shortage of both nasopharyngeal swabs and universal transport medium (UTM), Norman Regional's Laboratory Services Team had to get creative. 

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Health System Overwhelmed by Community Donations

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Norman Regional Health System has received an incredible number of donations from the community. 

An EMSSTAT paramedic stands in a white hazmat suit holding a paint sprayer in front of an EMSSTAT ambulance.

Unique Process Cleans Ambulances in Pandemic

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

EMSSTAT's new pit crew is cleaning ambulances in a unique way to keep paramedics and patients safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.