Tag Archive: Longview Regional Medical Center

Jun 05 2012

Healthcare upgrades

Multi-million dollar expansion begins this summer at Longview Regional Medical Center     The much anticipated expansion of Longview Regional Medical Center will get underway with a groundbreaking ceremony slated for Thursday, June 21 and construction to begin in July.   Current design supports a 230-bed hospital with all acute care private rooms, and a …

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Apr 24 2012

Sowing seeds

Jim Kendrick, CEO of LRMC presents an award to Lajuana Tackett

“We could not do it without our volunteers,” Jim Kendrick, CEO Longview Regional Medical Center.  Longview Regional Medical Center recently held its annual appreciation luncheon for the hospital’s volunteers. No one looks forward to being admitted to any hospital except as a last resort. When this does happen the first step is admissions.  In this …

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Apr 04 2012

Tackling obesity

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Childhood obesity has become a major problem. Children continue to get increase as the years go by. According to the National Institutes of Health, (NIH) childhood overweight and obesity has reached epidemic proportions tripling between 1970 and 2004.   Children have gotten so overweight or obese that several concerned organizations like NFL PLAY 60 and …

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Mar 07 2012

Racing the bulge

Childhood obesity has become a major public health problem. According to the National Institutes of Health, (NIH) childhood overweight and obesity has reached epidemic proportions nationally and globally. Crunching the numbers NIH says between 1970 and 2004, the prevalence of the overweight almost tripled among U.S. preschoolers and adolescents and quadrupled among children aged 6 …

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Feb 21 2012

Cowboy up for the cause

CBB Co-chair Natalie Feuquay with Susan Thomas, Beverly Rutland, and Wendy McDonald, nurses at the Cardiac Cath Lab

According to the gracious hosts of the recent Longview Cattle Barrons’ Ball (CBB) kick-off, Drs. Samir Germanwala, an intervention cardiologist and his wife Gana Nadiga, an Opthamologist volunteering their home was the right thing to do for a wonderful cause. Natalie Feuquay, co-chair of CBB is a Cardiac Cath Lab nurse who works with Germanwala.  …

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Feb 07 2012

LRMC introduces revolutionary treatment

Longview Regional Medical Center (LRMC) is introducing a new medical technology to treat patients of the cardiovascular disorder peripheral artery disease (PAD.)  This will be the region’s first facility to employ Spectranetics’ excimer laser ablation system, which clears artery blockages and restores steady, sufficient blood flow to the legs.  This is the first laser procedure …

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Jan 31 2012

Healthcare unites

The Diagnostic Clinic of Longview (DCOL) and Longview Regional Medical Center (LRMC) have revealed their impending collaboration and how it will advance healthcare services yet further for East Texans already accustomed to expert care from both institutions. This partnership will spawn perhaps the most advanced, integrated, progressive and effective medical unit in the region.  LRMC’s …

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Jan 11 2012

Stars sparkle over Longview

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It seems like yesterday when Longview Regional Medical Center started recognizing local woman who add to the quality of life in this community. This is the 12th year since the first fateful event dubbed “Stars over Longview.” Since then, the event has grown with tremendous community support netting 900 tickets this year. The recent Stars …

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