Become a Healer at Norman Regional Today!

Monday, February 24, 2020

Would you like to join our team of employees, who we call “healers"?

NRHS receives four 2020 Women’s Choice Awards

Friday, February 7, 2020

Norman Regional Health System has been named one of America’s Best Hospitals for bariatric surgery, heart care, orthopedics and stroke care by the Women’s Choice Award. 

Norman Regional HealthPlex with American College of Cardiology Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI and Resuscitation Accreditation seal. Accreditation means better care, better prognoses, faster treatment and better communication.

Norman Regional receives ACC Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI, Resuscitation Accreditation

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has recognized Norman Regional Health System for its demonstrated expertise and commitment in treating patients with chest pain. Norman Regional was awarded Chest Pain Center Accreditation with Primary PCI and Resuscitation based on rigorous onsite evaluation of the staff’s ability to evaluate, diagnose and treat patients who may be experiencing a heart attack.

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Tips for Beating the Winter Blues

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

The holiday season may be over, but the winter months stretch on. This can sometimes leave you feeling a bit blue. According to the American Academy of Family Physicians, about 5 percent of people in the United States experience seasonal affectiv...

Norman Regional’s first baby of 2020 is home, healthy

Friday, January 3, 2020

Norman Regional HealthPlex welcomed the first baby born in 2020 late Wednesday evening. Eli and Hadley Shepherd of Norman gave birth to their first baby, a baby girl named Quin, at 7:32 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 1.

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Why Kombucha is Good for Your Gut

Thursday, January 2, 2020

While some health food fads come and go, it looks like the kombucha craze is here to stay.  It’s easy to see why. Not only is the bubbly fermented beverage good for you, but it also tastes pretty good as well. The success of kombucha ha...

Lawrence Carter, MD, Dustin Tedesco, MD, Darren Gose, APRN-CRNA, and Patrick Livingston, DO, stand with their provider of the year awards.

Norman Regional names providers of the year

Thursday, December 19, 2019

Norman Regional Health System recently honored multiple providers of the year for 2019. The awards included the Outstanding Physician of the Year; Physician Peer Award; Hal Belknap, MD, Heart of Gold Community Award; Advanced Practice Provider of the Year, and Nurse of the Year.

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Is It Just a Sore Throat or Something More Serious?

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Does your throat feel scratchy or is it painful when you swallow? There are various causes of a sore throat, such as a virus, bacteria, allergies or exposure to smoke. Most sore throats will go away on their own through home remedies like garglin...

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Boy, Mom Reunite with EMSSTAT Paramedics

Friday, December 13, 2019

A Norman mother is praising the work of EMSSTAT paramedics and Norman firefighters for their efforts to save her son. The rescue happened in September of last year. Paige Mueller knew something was wrong with her son, Cooper, when he refused to dr...

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Norman Regional hosts conference on disaster medicine

Friday, November 22, 2019

Norman Regional Health System hosted more than 200 emergency medicine residents, paramedic students and first responders at the Central Oklahoma EMS Conference Thursday. Patrick Cody, DO, created the event to fill the gap in continuing education o...