Baby’s Best Fest Celebrates World Breastfeeding Month

Posted on July 21, 2016

Like ice cream and a summer day, some things are just made for each other. That’s how we feel about breastfeeding. Breast milk is made especially for babies, and the staff at Methodist Medical Center and the Family Birthing Center want to encourage all new mothers to consider breastfeeding for your baby’s best health and […]

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Covenant Health Announces Medical Student Program in Partnership with Lincoln Memorial University

Posted on July 21, 2016

Covenant Health has launched a medical student program in partnership with DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine at Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee.

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Renovations are underway on third Hospitality House at Methodist Medical Center

Posted on July 20, 2016

  The Methodist Medical Center Foundation and the Hospitality Houses are pleased to announce the upcoming addition of a third Hospitality House.   The Hospitality Houses are located just minutes from Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge and primarily serve patients and families visiting for cancer care, wound care, intensive care, cardiac critical care or […]

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Methodist Therapy Welcomes Two New Pediatric Therapists

Posted on July 14, 2016

Methodist Therapy Services, an outpatient department of Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge, is pleased to welcome two new therapists to its multi-disciplinary team of pediatric therapists. Beth Bostrom, OTR/L, joins Methodist Therapy as an occupational therapist in the pediatric therapy department.  Bostrom is a graduate of Tennessee State University and has been an occupational […]

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Students Use the Summer to Take a Lesson in Citizenship

Posted on July 12, 2016

When school is out for the summer, many teens look forward to sleeping in, hanging out with friends and enjoying the freedom of a few unscheduled weeks. But, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge, a group of teens used the summer to give back to their community rather than while away the hours in […]

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Breastfeeding, Healthy Aging, Managing Headaches and More Featured in This Week’s Healthy Lifestyles

Posted on July 11, 2016

Read this week’s edition of Methodist’s Healthy Lifestyles to learn more about the benefits of breastfeeding plus mark your calendar for a special event celebrating World Breastfeeding Month; learn tips to grow older in good health; read about headaches and how you can find relief; review all of Methodist’s classes coming up in August and […]

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Altrusa donates books and toys for distribution in Children’s Waiting Areas at Methodist

Posted on July 6, 2016

Altrusa International of Oak Ridge recently assembled and donated bags filled with books and toys for distribution to kids who are visiting Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge. The bags’ contents were all donated from businesses and individuals throughout the community. Methodist’s Volunteer Services will oversee the distribution through the hospital’s special Children’s Waiting Areas. […]

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Check out the May 30 edition of Healthy Lifestyles!

Posted on June 2, 2016

The Oak Ridge Breast Center is proud to announce the addition of 3D mammography to their comprehensive services. This new advancement in breast imaging allows radiologists to examine the breast with greater clarity than standard 2D mammography. Check out the latest edition of Healthy Lifestyles to learn more about 3D mammography and the Oak Ridge […]

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