Health News Magazine Spring 2018

Health News Magazine Spring 2018

Health News from Texoma Medical Center is a publication designed to bring you the latest news as well as health and wellness information you can use throughout the year. You can read the latest issue here, or sign up to have Health News mailed directly to your home.

In This Issue:
David Carr
Spring 2018

"I wish I would have done this sooner!"

David Carr, 66, had been having knee problems for about 20 years, but kept putting off the inevitable – knee replacement surgery. When he grew tired of the constant pain and inability to do daily activities, he knew it was time.
Neonatal intensive care unit is a first in the region
Spring 2018

Neonatal intensive care unit is a first in the region

When you are preparing for the birth of a child, the last thing on your mind is that your baby may need specialized or emergent care in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). As part of a major expansion, Texoma Medical Center recently opened a new NICU – the first in the region.
New ER — BiggER
Spring 2018

New ER — BiggER

The recent opening of the new ER was the first phase of a 110,000 square foot, $50 million hospital renovation and expansion. One of the most notable benefits of the bigger ER space is that it now includes 48 beds, with dedicated areas for trauma, psychiatric treatment and fast track.