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Johnston Memorial Hospital | 2016 News Archive

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Mountain States represented by eight honorees for 40 Under Forty recognition

Mountain States represented by eight honorees for 40 Under Forty recognition

  JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Mountain States was well-represented at the recent 40 Under Forty awards, with eight team members recognized as rising stars...

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

JMH Graduate Medical Education welcomes new residents

JMH Graduate Medical Education welcomes new residents

  ABINGDON, Va. – The Johnston Memorial Hospital Graduate Medical Education residency programs held their second welcome event on Nov. 1, with...

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

RCMC's Dr. Paul Phillips among those honored with Governor's EMS Award

RCMC's Dr. Paul Phillips among those honored with Governor's EMS Award

NORFOLK, Va. – Dr. Paul A. Phillips, who serves Russell County Medical Center and Johnston Memorial Hospital, recently received the Governor’s EMS Award...

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Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Check out winners of JMH's annual TMAG photo contest

Check out winners of JMH's annual TMAG photo contest

  ABINGDON, Va. – Johnston Memorial held its annual TMAG (Team Member Advisory Group) photo contest this month, with team members voting for the...

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Lung Cancer Awareness Month: Triumph navigators do their part to support oncology care team

Lung Cancer Awareness Month: Triumph navigators do their part to support oncology care team

Breast cancer gets more attention than lung cancer and has more festive, popular events to support it – like pink ribbon runs and fundraiser teams with catchy...

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Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Johnston Memorial Hospital again earns EPA’s ENERGY STAR certification for superior energy efficiency

Johnston Memorial Hospital again earns EPA’s ENERGY STAR certification for superior energy efficiency

    ABINGDON, Va. – For the second year in a row, Johnston Memorial has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s)...

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Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Triumph cancer navigator program celebrates 1-year anniversary

Triumph cancer navigator program celebrates 1-year anniversary

 Our Triumph cancer navigator program just reached its first anniversary, growing to include 11 navigators and expanding its scope to cover all types of...

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Tuesday, October 25, 2016

And the winners of the first-ever Fit4Life Cornhole Tournament are ...

And the winners of the first-ever Fit4Life Cornhole Tournament are ...

 ABINGDON, Va. – Mountain States HR held its first-ever system-wide Fit4Life Cornhole Tournament and the overall champion was the team of Wesley Miller...

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Tuesday, October 25, 2016

For Breast Cancer Awareness Month, here's a look at our Triumph breast cancer navigators

For Breast Cancer Awareness Month, here's a look at our Triumph breast cancer navigators

 You’ve probably seen the pink everywhere this month. That’s because October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  Millions of women...

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Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Mountain States Rehab at JMH, RCMC in St. Paul honored with FOTO awards

Mountain States Rehab at JMH, RCMC in St. Paul honored with FOTO awards

ABINGDON, Va. – Mountain States Rehabilitation at Johnston Memorial Hospital and Russell County Medical Center’s St. Paul location have been recognized...

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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

MSMG Gastroenterology in Abingdon welcomes Dr. Aaron Hood

MSMG Gastroenterology in Abingdon welcomes Dr. Aaron Hood

Dr. W. Aaron Hood specializes in treating conditions like acid reflux, heartburn, indigestion, intestinal problems and stomach pain.  

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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Patient gets married during PCU stay at Johnston Memorial, thanks to efforts of JMH team members

Patient gets married during PCU stay at Johnston Memorial, thanks to efforts of JMH team members

ABINGDON, Va. – Because they’re so dedicated to their patients, team members at Johnston Memorial Hospital often go above and beyond the normal call of...

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Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Iva White retires after 44 years at JMH

Iva White retires after 44 years at JMH

ABINGDON, Va. – Iva White, RN, has retired after 44 years at Johnston Memorial Hospital, the last 15 spent as the facility’s team member health...

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Six Mountain States nominees receive Healthcare Heroes honors

Six Mountain States nominees receive Healthcare Heroes honors

   JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – The Business Journal of the Tri-Cities TN/VA honored its 2016 class of Healthcare Heroes last week, and six Mountain...

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016

JMH celebrates 5 years in new facility and also welcomes new CEO Stan Hickson

JMH celebrates 5 years in new facility and also welcomes new CEO Stan Hickson

 ABINGDON, Va. – Last week Johnston Memorial Hospital (JMH) celebrated five years in its new facility. It was a chance to look back at what the hospital...

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Monday, June 13, 2016

JMH Caregivers help lead the way in Relay For Life effort

JMH Caregivers help lead the way in Relay For Life effort

ABINGDON, Va. – Relay For Life activities are going on around the region, with many of our Mountain States team members participating in the fundraising for...

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Tuesday, June 7, 2016

JMH, Mountain States give fond farewell to Sean McMurray

JMH, Mountain States give fond farewell to Sean McMurray

 ABINGDON, Va. – Johnston Memorial Hospital and Mountain States bid farewell and good luck to Sean McMurray on Friday as he leaves his post as...

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Monday, May 16, 2016

Triumph navigator Teresa Payne, RN, has good advice for Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Triumph navigator Teresa Payne, RN, has good advice for Skin Cancer Awareness Month

 JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – After spending time away from oncology as a nurse, it felt like coming home when Teresa Payne, RN, joined the Triumph cancer...

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Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Hickson named new CEO of Johnston Memorial Hospital, Mountain States’ northeast market

Hickson named new CEO of Johnston Memorial Hospital, Mountain States’ northeast market

 ABINGDON, Va. – With almost 20 years of experience in health care, Stan Hickson has been named president and chief executive officer of...

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Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Pet therapy certification and training at JMH rescheduled starting May 21

Pet therapy certification and training at JMH rescheduled starting May 21

The pet therapy training and certification course at Johnston Memorial Hospital has been rescheduled to begin May 21 with an introduction, orientation and...

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Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Pet therapy certification and training at JMH postponed

Pet therapy certification and training at JMH postponed

 ABINGDON, Va. – The pet therapy training and certification classes scheduled to begin April 30 at Johnston Memorial Hospital have been...

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Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Interested in doing pet therapy? Training sessions coming up at JMH

Interested in doing pet therapy? Training sessions coming up at JMH

 Are you and your dog interested in becoming a pet therapy team? Classes and certification are coming up at Johnston Memorial Hospital in May and June and...

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Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Reminder on dates for upcoming Team Nights at Barter Theatre

Reminder on dates for upcoming Team Nights at Barter Theatre

 Barter Theatre has again partnered with Mountain States to offer Team Nights. Mountain States team members can get up to five show tickets for these...

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Tuesday, March 1, 2016

JMH teams honored at annual Quality Awards

JMH teams honored at annual Quality Awards

                              ABINGDON, Va. – Mountain...

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Tuesday, February 23, 2016

'Reverend Ellie,' longtime chaplain at JMH, recognized for many years of service

'Reverend Ellie,' longtime chaplain at JMH, recognized for many years of service

ABINGDON, Va. – Johnston Memorial Hospital's senior chaplain, the Rev. Eleanor “Ellie” Novak-Scofield, was recently recognized with a resolution...

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