Volunteer of the Month-Debbie Widener

Posted on November 5, 2021

Meet Debbie Widener, a dedicated volunteer being honored as volunteer of the month for November 2021. Debbie has been a volunteer over eight years and is a part of the Volunteer Auxiliary Board as corresponding secretary. Learn more about her below: What area(s) do you volunteer? JBC Gift Shop Why did you choose to volunteer […]

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DAISY Award Recipient – Normalyn Roth

Posted on October 22, 2021

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. Normalyn Roth was our most recent DAISY Award winner. Normalyn is a registered nurse who has worked at MHHS […]

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Maple Award Recipient – Pam Murdock

Posted on October 15, 2021

At Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System (MHHS), we honor our staff who provide extraordinary care with The MAPLE Award, a locally created recognition program that celebrates the compassion and skills our staff bring to patients and families every day. Pam Murdock was our August Maple Award Recipient.  Pam works as a HUC on the 4th floor known […]

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Welcome Michelle Lemberger, MD, FACOG

Posted on October 12, 2021

We’re proud to welcome OBGYN physician Michelle Lemberger, MD, FACOG to our women’s healthcare team! Learn more about Dr. Lemberger.

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Breast Cancer: Risk Factors

Posted on October 5, 2021

What is a risk factor? A risk factor is anything that may increase your chance of having a disease. Risk factors for a certain type of cancer might include smoking, diet, family history, or many other things. The exact cause of someone’s cancer may not be known. But risk factors can make it more likely […]

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Volunteer of the Month- Janice Mills

Posted on September 24, 2021

Meet Janice Mills, a dedicated volunteer being honored as volunteer of the month for September 2021. Janice has been a volunteer just over a year. Learn more about her below: What area(s) do you volunteer? ER, Day Surgery, and the check-in station Why did you choose to volunteer at Morristown-Hamblen? I’m retired and needed to […]

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Peripheral Arterial Disease

Posted on September 14, 2021

What is peripheral arterial disease? Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is a slow and progressive disorder of the blood vessels. Narrowing, blockage, or spasms in a blood vessel can cause PAD. PAD may affect any blood vessel outside of the heart. This includes the arteries, veins, or lymphatic vessels. Organs supplied by these vessels, such as […]

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Heart Disease Prevention Starts in Childhood

Posted on September 8, 2021

You may think of heart disease as a problem for adults, not for your young children. But the CDC says obesity affects 1 out of every 5 U.S. children. Diet and exercise habits started in childhood can start a lifetime of heart health or a lifetime of heart damage. Some of the causes of adult […]

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