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Franklin Woods Community Hospital | 2014 News Archive

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Training pays off as Ebola drills go well across Mountain States

Training pays off as Ebola drills go well across Mountain States

 Our hospitals across Mountain States went through some surprise drills over the last two weeks to test our readiness for potential Ebola patients, and the...

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Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Trees, good causes and tacky sweaters: Christmas around Mountain States

Trees, good causes and tacky sweaters: Christmas around Mountain States

 What’s going on around Mountain States for the Christmas holiday? Work goes on and our care for patients never stops, but there’s still time for...

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Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Need a time-out for the holidays? 'Parents' Time-Out' coming up Dec. 16

Need a time-out for the holidays? 'Parents' Time-Out' coming up Dec. 16

 Parents, are you feeling frazzled or a little bit “out of sorts?” Grumpy? Do you need a TIME-OUT?  You can have one on Tuesday, Dec. 16,...

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Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Congrats to Franklin Woods, Norton for recognition of great pneumonia care!

Congrats to Franklin Woods, Norton for recognition of great pneumonia care!

 Two Mountain States hospitals received national recognition last week for high quality care of pneumonia patients. Franklin Woods Community Hospital in...

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Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Mountain States salutes our veterans

Mountain States salutes our veterans

 Nov. 11 was Veteran’s Day, and around Mountain States, people took the time to recognize our veterans and thank them. Among the facilities that gave...

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Tuesday, November 4, 2014

You can 'Be a Santa to a Senior'

You can 'Be a Santa to a Senior'

 JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – It’s not too early to start thinking about Christmas and how we can help others over the holidays. Franklin Woods Community...

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Monday, October 20, 2014

It's Trunk or Treat time at JCMC

It's Trunk or Treat time at JCMC

 JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. -- This Halloween tradition will take place on Thursday, Oct. 30, at JCMC from 5-6:30 p.m. If you're a team member who can help with the...

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Monday, October 20, 2014

New Washington County/JCMC leadership team in place

New Washington County/JCMC leadership team in place

    JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Mountain States Health Alliance has its new leadership team in place for Washington County and Johnson City...

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Monday, October 20, 2014

As a courtesy ... Franklin Woods now offering shuttle service in parking lots

As a courtesy ... Franklin Woods now offering shuttle service in parking lots

 JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Franklin Woods Community Hospital is known for its high patient satisfaction ratings, and hospital leaders listen to what patients...

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Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Trimble named CEO of Mountain States’ regional operations in Washington County, Tenn.

Trimble named CEO of Mountain States’ regional operations in Washington County, Tenn.

 JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Melody Trimble has been named CEO of the Washington County operations of Mountain States Health Alliance, health system officials...

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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Hard work pays off as Franklin Woods gets more recognition for quality measures

Hard work pays off as Franklin Woods gets more recognition for quality measures

 JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Since it opened four years ago, Franklin Woods Community Hospital has garnered plenty of recognition for meeting high quality...

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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Truckloads of love: Summer Food Drive benefiting C4K a big success

Truckloads of love: Summer Food Drive benefiting C4K a big success

 JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – The Summer Food Drive was a huge success at Mountain States, collecting more than five SUV truckloads of food for the local...

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Tuesday, July 22, 2014

SSH, Smyth County, Indian Path, FWCH earn national QUEST honors

SSH, Smyth County, Indian Path, FWCH earn national QUEST honors

 Three Mountain States Health Alliance Hospitals have received national recognition from Premier, Inc., for delivering high-quality, cost-effective health...

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Monday, July 14, 2014

Join the Summer Food Drive to help Coalition for Kids feed hungry children

Join the Summer Food Drive to help Coalition for Kids feed hungry children

 Mountain States is holding a Summer Food Drive at its Johnson City locations from July 7-23, with all food donations to be distributed by Coalition for Kids...

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Tuesday, July 8, 2014

MSHA docs, leaders get some face time on health care reform with U.S. Rep. Burgess

MSHA docs, leaders get some face time on health care reform with U.S. Rep. Burgess

 JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Nearly everybody agrees health care needs reforming, but how to do it is one of the most heated issues in the country.  On...

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Monday, June 30, 2014

Overnight RIE at Franklin Woods gets 1-9 a.m. shift involved in VOS

Overnight RIE at Franklin Woods gets 1-9 a.m. shift involved in VOS

 JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – The Value Optimization System continues to break new ground at Mountain States. The latest development: A week-long RIE that took...

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Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Who's Who at MSHA: A look at recent leadership moves

Who's Who at MSHA: A look at recent leadership moves

Here’s a look at some of the recent leadership changes taking place around Mountain States involving new hires, promotions or new roles.   Bo Wilkes,...

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Friday, June 20, 2014

Franklin Woods HR providing free Sunday JC Press copies starting June 22

 The Johnson City Press will begin delivering its Sunday edition to Franklin Woods Community Hospital beginning Sunday, June 22, compliments of Human...

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Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Are you the next 'Iron Chef'? HR hosting 'Healthy Cooking Contest'

Are you the next 'Iron Chef'? HR hosting 'Healthy Cooking Contest'

 Are you the next "Iron Chef"?  Mountain States Human Resources is holding a Healthy Cooking Contest throughout the system, with each facility or...

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Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Wellness Center supporting its own through Run for Ron 5K

Wellness Center supporting its own through Run for Ron 5K

 JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Normally Ron Renfro spends his days helping people get healthy. Now the personal trainer at The Wellness Center is getting some...

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Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Lunch Bucket provides quick midday workout for TMs in JC area

Lunch Bucket provides quick midday workout for TMs in JC area

 JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – For Mountain States team members in the Johnson City area who are looking for a way to get in a quick workout, consider the Lunch...

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Monday, June 16, 2014

Washington County, Tenn., HR: A look at upcoming events

 Last month our Washington County, Tenn., facilities celebrated hospital week. This was a busy but exciting time for Washington County Human...

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Monday, May 26, 2014

Hospital Week in Washington County: Thanks to all our TMs!

Hospital Week in Washington County: Thanks to all our TMs!

 MSHA recently celebrated National Hospital Week May 11-17, 2014! This was a great week full of celebrations. Human Resources hosted many events throughout the...

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Monday, May 26, 2014

Mobile Health coming to JCMC on May 29

Mobile Health coming to JCMC on May 29

 Mountain States Mobile Health is coming to Johnson City Medical Center on Thursday, May 29. The Mountain States Mobile Health assessment includes:  ...

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Wednesday, May 14, 2014

WashCo HR to honor five-year service recipients

 JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. -- Washington County (Tenn.) Human Resources would like to congratulate those who will be honored for their years of service this year. If...

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