Welcome Emily Matheson, MSN, FNP-BC

Posted on October 26, 2020

We’re proud to welcome certified family nurse practitioner Emily Matheson, MSN, FNP-BC to our primary care team! Learn more about Emily.

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DAISY Award Recipient – Susan Steinmann

Posted on October 23, 2020

For nurses who provide extraordinary care at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System, we honor them through The DAISY Award, an international nurse recognition program that celebrates the compassion and skills nurses bring to patients and families every day. Susan Steinmann received the DAISY Award for September. Susan is a registered nurse who has worked at MHHS for […]

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Physical Therapy Month

Posted on October 20, 2020

October is Physical Therapy Month. If you are in the hospital recovering from surgery, healing from an injury, or being treated for a disabling health problem, physical rehabilitation may be an important part of your treatment. Physical medicine and rehabilitation, or simply rehab, is a branch of medicine called physiatry. You may need this type […]

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Eugene Widener – October Volunteer of the Month

Posted on October 2, 2020

Meet Eugene Widener, a dedicated volunteer being honored as volunteer of the month for October. Gene has been volunteering for six years. Learn more about him below. What area(s) do you volunteer? JBC Gift Shop for various tasks Why did you choose to volunteer at Morristown-Hamblen? I wanted to work with my wife. I also […]

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Mammograms Save Lives

Posted on October 1, 2020

October is breast cancer awareness month and breast cancer is the most common cancer in American women, behind skin cancer. 1 in 8 women will develop invasive breast cancer in their lifetime. The American College of Radiology recommends annual mammograms for women over the age of 40. Mammograms can help find breast cancer early, before […]

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Lymphedema after Breast Cancer

Posted on September 22, 2020

While October is designated for Breast Cancer Awareness, it is important to also be aware of its side effects. Many of us know someone that has been affected by a type of cancer. For those fortunate enough to have their cancer treated, it’s crucial to remain aware of potential changes to your body. One common […]

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Suicide Awareness Month

Posted on September 10, 2020

Where to Turn for Mental Health It’s normal to feel stressed or anxious now and then. But it’s time to call for help if emotional issues last for a long time and interfere with your life, your job, or your personal relationships. With all the mental health resources and effective treatments available these days, you do […]

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Ovarian Cancer Awareness

Posted on September 8, 2020

Ovarian Cancer: Diagnosis How is ovarian cancer diagnosed? If your healthcare provider thinks you might have ovarian cancer, you will need certain exams and tests to be sure. Diagnosing ovarian cancer starts with your healthcare provider asking you questions. He or she will ask you about your health history, your symptoms, risk factors, reproductive history […]

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