National Caregivers Month

Posted on December 8, 2017

Our health care professionals pride themselves on providing excellent care to patients, and they do! But what happens after the patients leave the floor and go home? Many times, it’s a spouse, daughter, son, or family friend who sees to it that prescriptions are picked up, meals are provided, and follow‐up appointments are not missed. […]

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National Radiologic Technology Week: Michelle Harrell

Posted on November 17, 2017

National Radiologic Technology Week® is celebrated annually to recognize the vital work of R.T.s across the nation. The celebration takes place each year during the week that includes Nov. 8 to commemorate the discovery of the x-ray by Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen on Nov. 8, 1895. The week-long celebration calls attention to the important role medical imaging […]

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Meet the Staff Monday: Lora Cumings, RN

Posted on November 6, 2017

It’s Meet the Staff Monday and today we are getting to know Lora Cumings, RN Medical Surgical Nurse.  Name: Lora Cumings Job Title: Clinical Nurse III, Medical Surgical Department Why did you choose to work at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System? I grew up in Morristown and knew when I moved back this is where I wanted my […]

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Meet the Staff Monday: Lindsey Ryczek

Posted on October 30, 2017

It’s Meet the Staff Monday and we are getting to know Lindsey Ryczek. Name: Lindsey Ryczek  Job Title: Advanced Pharmacy Technician Why did you choose to work at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System? I love helping patients and being a part of an amazing organization. What are your goals in working at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System? Expand my knowledge of the […]

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MHHS offers Lymphedema treatment to Lakeway Area

Posted on October 26, 2017

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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Meet the Staff Monday: Alayna Maples, RN

Posted on October 23, 2017

It’s Meet the Staff Monday and we are getting to know Alayna Maples, RN.  Name: Alayna Maples Job Title: RN, Clinical Nurse II Why did you choose to work at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System? Great recommendations from former employee. What are your goals in working at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System? Gain experience in Critical Care. Where are you from? […]

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Meet the Staff Monday: Bryan Lane, RN

Posted on October 16, 2017

It’s Meet the Staff Monday and we are getting to know Bryan Lane, RN.  How long have you worked at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System? 3 ½ years Why do you enjoy working at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System? Great opportunity to make a difference in the patient’s life during illness, and giving back to the community. Where are you from? Morristown, […]

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October is Healthy Lung Month

Posted on October 11, 2017

Have you noticed a cough lately? Maybe it’s new or maybe you’ve had it for a while. A cough that hangs around for longer than 6 weeks is called a chronic cough and could potentially be a warning sign. With recent weather changes, many of us experience worsening of respiratory problems around this time of […]

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