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Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center Receives Stroke Quality Achievement Award

Posted on June 6, 2018

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stoke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement.

Bright Days Ahead

Posted on May 31, 2018

Robin MacLean guesses that she did the most damage to her skin during the early part of her career with the United States Navy while stationed in Hawaii. Several days later MacLean found out the mole on her back was a cancerous melanoma.

Going Beyond the Limit

Posted on May 24, 2018

Tammy Brooks arrived by helicopter at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center at least 24 hours – maybe even several days – after suffering an acute ischemic stroke.

April DAISY Award Winner – Jim Mead

Posted on May 23, 2018

Jim Mead, a RN in critical care, is the recipient of the April DAISY Award.

Stroke Care – Not Just Anywhere

Posted on May 17, 2018

Stroke Care – Not Just Anywhere LeRoy Coleman, 75, of Talbott, had decided to lie down and rest a bit before launching into his afternoon activities. But there was a problem. He couldn’t seem to get both arms and both legs all the way onto the couch. LeRoy’s body wasn’t doing what he wanted it […]

The Greatest Adventure: Pregnancy

Posted on May 10, 2018

After years of trying to start a family, tests revealed Roque had a blood clotting issue. Combined with her advanced age, this caused her next pregnancy to be classified as “high risk.” That’s when she was referred to Fort Sanders Perinatal Center at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center.