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Carol Polk named 2017 NRHS Volunteer with Spirit

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Congratulations to Carol Polk for being awarded the 2017 Volunteer with Spirit for Norman Regional Health System!

Patient credits God, ‘angels,’ and a robot for her recovery

Monday, November 27, 2017

One woman was declared cancer-free within months of being diagnosed with lung cancer, with the help of Norman Regional Health System’s Dr. James Neel and robotic lung surgery.

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The 7 Steps to Bariatric Surgery

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Weight loss surgery is a big step. It involves far more than just an operation – it’s going to change your entire life, and that requires making some lifestyle changes beforehand. Here’s a quick overview of the process Norman Reg...

Vegas medical director speaks at Norman Regional Hospital

Monday, November 20, 2017

Forty seven days after the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, Dr. Scott Scherr, medical director of Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, spoke to colleagues about the shooting for the first time.

Norman Regional clinic accepting walk-in patients

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Norman Regional Health System is making sure their patients get the care they need, when they need it, by offering walk-in visits for patients in the south Oklahoma City area.

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Primary, Urgent or Emergency Care: What to Choose, When

Friday, November 10, 2017

What do you do when you’re sick or hurt? Call your doctor? Call your mom? Google your symptoms? Do you drive to the nearest urgent care clinic, or rush to the emergency room? The rise of urgent care clinics or “doc-in-a-box” loc...

Norman Regional Health System Offers World’s Smallest Pacemaker

Monday, November 6, 2017

For more than a year, Karen Thrift felt increasingly exhausted by simple activities, was short of breath and had a fluttering in her chest.

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12 Benefits of Skin-to-Skin Contact with Your Newborn

Sunday, November 5, 2017

One of the best ways to welcome your baby into the world is by doing “skin-to-skin” after birth, holding your infant directly against your chest after he or she is born. This offers many, many benefits, both physical and psychological ...

Family Medicine physician offers care at Norman Regional’s newest clinic

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Christina Highley, MD, is one of the newest providers who has joined Norman Regional Health System to serve families in the Norman community.

Norman Regional Hospital receives an ‘A’ in hospital safety

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Norman Regional Hospital was recently given an "A" in the fall 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade.