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“She gained as much as she gave.” TMC Volunteer contributes to major improvements for diabetics’ care

“You have diabetes.  Buy a book.” That’s what Marjorie Zismann’s doctor told her when he diagnosed her with type 2 diabetes in her early 60’s.  Since then, attempts to … READ MORE

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TMC welcomes Genesis OB/GYN facilities to campus

Genesis OB/GYN has moved its administrative offices and some of its obstetric practices onto the campus of Tucson Medical Center, occupying a newly renovated medical office … READ MORE

Susan Patania accepts the Behavioral Health Nurse of the Year Award from the March of Dimes, Arizona Chapter.

TMC picks up three Nurse of the Year awards at March of Dimes Arizona gala

Three TMC nurses were recognized as 2014 Nurses of the Year by the March of Dimes Arizona Chapter at its 11th annual gala in Scottsdale last month. Another five TMC nurses were finalists. “We are thrilled to have eight finalist and three winners in this very prestigious state nursing recognition venue! This event is an excellent opportunity to … READ MORE

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“She gained as much as she gave.” TMC Volunteer contributes to major improvements for diabetics’ care

“You have diabetes.  Buy a book.” That’s what Marjorie Zismann’s doctor told her when he diagnosed her with type 2 diabetes in her early 60’s.  Since then, attempts to understand her disease have left her completely frustrated. Every day, she weighs herself, pricks her finger, squeezes out a drop of blood to check her blood sugar and takes her … READ MORE

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Indoor sports facility a tremendous boon for youth sports

Kathunk. Kathunk. Thwop thwop thwop. Bonk. Whoot! It’s mid-day through a typical weekday and the Sporting Chance Center is filled with the sound of basketballs bouncing off rims, sneakers pounding across wood floors, volleyballs ricocheting off outstretched forearms, teammates cheering each other on. No one cared about the triple digits … READ MORE

Pharmacist shares information about prescriptions over video conference

Without getting out of bed patients can have their prescriptions filled, video chat with pharmacists

It’s now easier than ever for patients to fill their prescriptions before leaving Tucson Medical Center. Patients can have those medications delivered right to their bedside and can even have a counseling session with the pharmacist over a video call without ever leaving their bed. It goes far beyond a matter of one-stop convenience. It’s … READ MORE

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“She gained as much as she gave.” TMC Volunteer contributes to major improvements for diabetics’ care

“You have diabetes.  Buy a book.” That’s what Marjorie Zismann’s doctor told her when he diagnosed her with type 2 diabetes in her early 60’s.  Since then, attempts to understand her disease have left her completely frustrated. Every day, she weighs herself, pricks her finger, squeezes out a drop of blood to check her blood sugar and takes her … READ MORE

RSS TMC for Children

  • Cameron’s Challenge – How one young Tucson boy is making a difference for children at TMC for Children
    Nine-year-old Cameron Kennedy is hatching a plan to become a business entrepreneur and a philanthropist.  In play, he sets up businesses and ‘employs’ his friends to work for him.  Now, taking a leaf out of the books of some of the most successful business people, he’s turning his eyes to philanthropy too. When Cameron saw […]
  • From Limp to Lope – Eli’s Miracle Story
    When Dr. Andrea Herbert and her husband Adam Renner learned of their son Eli’s congenital shortened femur syndrome, TMC pediatric orthopedist Dr. Kent Vincent provided a reason for the couple to remain calm. “I’ll be there for you for the whole course of his treatment. We will follow him with x-rays. Let’s hope his femurs […]

RSS TMC for Women

  • How to help someone with Postpartum Depression
    Shame, fear, humiliation, and the stigma of mental illness stand in the way of many women speaking up when they begin to feel the symptoms of postpartum depression. But postpartum depression (PPD) is real, it is the most common complication of pregnancy and it is treatable. How we talk and support women who are dealing […]
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  • Umbilical cord blood donation – The best gift a mother can give another mother
    Nancy Swanson calls to her son Noah on the playground at his Phoenix preschool. He doesn’t want to leave, he’s too busy playing and having fun, but it’s time to go to a Phoenix hospital for a weekly check in. This visit is part of a regime of visits to monitor Noah’s progress following a […]
    Rachel H Miller

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