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Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Packs Healing Power In the Blood

Posted on March 9, 2018

Hyperbaric Oxygen (HBO) therapy helps wound healing by bringing oxygen-rich plasma to tissue that is starved for oxygen.


No Backpaddling Needed: Therapy helps canoe enthusiast recover from ski accident

Posted on March 8, 2018

After a ski accident landed her in physical therapy, Lori Patterson, MD, set a goal to get back to work and the outdoor sports she loves.


National Professional Social Work Month – Niki Day and Gayla Patterson

Posted on March 5, 2018

March is recognized as National Social Work month. This month we are spotlighting two members of our case management team, Niki Day and Gayla Patterson.


Fort Sanders Regional Earns NICHE Exemplar Status

Posted on March 2, 2018

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is proud to have achieved NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Health system Elders) Exemplar status once again


Food Fads Likely Won’t Help With Weight Loss

Posted on March 1, 2018

Kristen Clay, a registered clinical dietitian at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, says the endless search for an elusive miracle diet rages on. The New Year’s resolution most often made – and most often broken – is weight loss.


G.E.M. Program Implemented at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center

Posted on February 26, 2018

The G.E.M. program was created to provide additional education and skill to staff providing direct patient care.