June 3, 2016 - Nacogdoches Medical Center, the anchor of NMC Health Network, today announced that it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Chest Pain Certification. The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality that reflects NMC’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care.
Established in 2002 and awarded for a two-year period, The Joint Commission’s Disease-Specific Care Certification evaluates clinical programs across the continuum of care and addresses three core areas:
June 2, 2016 - Each year, Nacogdoches Medical Center together with The Surgery Center of Nacogdoches, recognizes local graduating seniors with scholarships to support them in furthering their education.
This year, 5 scholarships were awarded to students from seven high schools in both Nacogdoches and Shelby Counties. Nacogdoches Medical Center congratulates these outstanding students, and are proud to support their continuing education.
May 16, 2016 - Nacogdoches, Texas– Nacogdoches Medical Center has taken a major step in the continued development of its health network with the recent addition of a Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at its main campus.
May 4, 2016 - Nacogdoches, Texas April 25, 2016 – Nacogdoches Medical Center was again recognized as a top performer by The Leapfrog Group for patient safety. This is the most recent accolade received by Medical Center, other awards and accomplishments received include Center of Distinction Honors for The Nacogdoches Wound Care Center and a 4-star rating by CMS HCAHPS (Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems).
April 28, 2016 - Concussion Symposium hosted by Nacogdoches Medical Center May will be held May 7th at the Homer Bryce Stadium at Stephen F Austin State University. Breakfast and registration begins at 8:30 AM, program begins at 9:15AM. For more information please visit www.sfasportscience.com or email Kelly at Kelly.Sobotik@tenethealth.com.
April 20, 2016 - Nacogdoches, Texas– Nacogdoches Medical Center is pleased to announce that Philip Koovakada, MSN, MSHCA, has been named Chief Operating Officer of the health network. He assumed the role on April 11th, 2016.
March 8, 2016 - Nacogdoches, Texas, February 19th, 2016 – Nacogdoches Medical Center today joined a growing number of Texas businesses by becoming designated as a Texas Mother-Friendly Worksite. Mother-Friendly employers proactively support employees who choose to breastfeed their infants by providing time, space, and other supports to maintain breastfeeding after returning to work.
February 15, 2016 - Did you know that heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women, causing 1 in 3 deaths each year? That’s approximately one woman every minute! You are invited to join the team at Nacogdoches Medical Center on February 18th at Noon in the new 3rd Floor Classroom to learn how you can protect yourself and the ones you love from this deadly disease.