Bogey's Birthday

Peppi’s House celebrates Bogey’s 15th birthday

Bogey first visited Peppi's House, TMC's inpatient hospice unit, when he was a wee pug pup of 6 months. Penny Lundstrom, his human companion, had him certified at as a therapy dog … READ MORE

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Wound Care Center at TMC recognized with national award for clinical excellence

The Wound Care Center at Tucson Medical Center has been honored with the Center of Distinction award by Healogics, a wound care management company that works with 800 hospitals … READ MORE

Bogey's Birthday

Peppi’s House celebrates Bogey’s 15th birthday

Bogey first visited Peppi's House, TMC's inpatient hospice unit, when he was a wee pug pup of 6 months. Penny Lundstrom, his human companion, had him certified at as a therapy dog at 18 months, the minimum age. And the two have been visiting patients and families at Peppi's House ever since. Today, Lundstrom and the staff at Peppi's House … READ MORE

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Love retail? We’re looking for you!

Tucson Medical Center is currently recruiting retail volunteers for the TMC Gift Shop and our resale boutique, the Teal Saguaro. Both shops support the medical services and programs through Tucson’s locally governed, not for profit community hospital. The Teal Saguaro, which offers quality, gently used items at 5395 E. Erickson Drive, is also … READ MORE

Creative Art Crop

What happens when your inner artist meets your inner philanthropist? The May 24 Creative You Art Party!

Help lift the spirits of patients while enjoying a free evening of creativity, wine and fun. As a hospital participating in the Bens’ Bells Kind Colleagues program, staff members at Tucson Medical Center know the power of random acts of kindness. And as a hospital with a Healing Art Program, we also know the potential of art to encourage and … READ MORE

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Physician achieves ablation milestone at TMC

Tucson Medical Center congratulates Dr. Darren Peress on a significant achievement: He has now performed 1,000 stereotactic ablations. The milestone is an accomplishment for Dr. Peress, Tucson Medical Center and patients challenged by an irregular heartbeat. Dr. Peress is a specialist in cardiac electrophysiology, the study and treatment of the … READ MORE

Bogey's Birthday

Peppi’s House celebrates Bogey’s 15th birthday

Bogey first visited Peppi's House, TMC's inpatient hospice unit, when he was a wee pug pup of 6 months. Penny Lundstrom, his human companion, had him certified at as a therapy dog at 18 months, the minimum age. And the two have been visiting patients and families at Peppi's House ever since. Today, Lundstrom and the staff at Peppi's House … READ MORE

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  • 1 in 100, Kinley is a heart warrior
    “My heart started to race. My husband and I looked at each other with tears in our eyes and rushed down the halls of Tucson Medical Center into the NICU. Our team of heroes, TMC doctors and nurses, surrounded Kinley’s bassinet trying to get IV lines in to administer prostaglandin to keep Kinley alive.” Stacy Lipinczyk retells those frightening moments… The p […]
  • Heart Warrior Killian – Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week
    Killian is a typical four-year old. He loves trains, dogs, spending time in home improvement stores, and mechanics of all kinds. At four years old he is his parents’ pride and joy. Killian is also a survivor with a major open-heart operation for each of his tender years. Each surgery has been to address a congenital heart defect he was born with. At birth Ki […]

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  • Holistic Heart – Your Health Coach Molly Griffis
    If only you could have your own health coach! Someone who could cheer you on and support  you in achieving your healthy best…but that’s only for celebs and the fabulously rich, not mere mortals like you and me, right? Not so! Tucson Medical Center’s satellite wellness center, The Core at La Encantada, offers individual health coaching […] The post Holistic H […]
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  • Soothing complementary therapies made possible through TMC Mega Raffle
    Meaningful and compassionate hospice care is more than meeting complex medical needs.  Thanks to the support from the TMC Mega Raffle, Tucson Medical Center offers soothing therapies that provide comfort, joy and peace for hospice patients – from the calming melodies of a harp, to the therapeutic knead of massage, the ease of a paintbrush stroke, and […] The […]
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RSS Beyond the Bedside RN – Nursing Blog

  • Learning the ropes: the path to critical care
    There is a misconception about nursing that if you begin your career in a clinical setting outside of a hospital, you are less likely to find a position in a hospital later. Post Critical Care unit nurse Tiffany Gonzales is proof that it’s not true. Gonzales began her nursing career in Tucson at a skilled […] The post Learning the ropes: the path to critical […]
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  • A Q&A with Tucson Medical Center’s new Chief Nursing Officer
    Maureen “Mimi” Warwick Coomler, RN, assumed the role of Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer at Tucson Medical Center in late January. . Prior to serving as the chief executive officer of the Children’s Clinics for Rehabilitative Services, she served six years at TMC, most recently as director of patient care services for Women’s and Children’s […] The p […]
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