General contractor survives cardiac arrest; teaches July 27 class to show others how to save lives

When Gary Brauchla went into cardiac arrest before daybreak in September 2012, he survived because others didn’t give up on him. His wife kept up chest compressions until help … READ MORE

TMC Offering FREE, Online Childbirth-Preparation Videos

Anyone who is bringing a new life into the world has questions about what is best for mom and baby. Tucson Medical Center now offers their FREE birthing presentations –online . … READ MORE

“Most Wired” designation shows TMC continues leading the way in information technology

Increasingly, technology is helping patients become more engaged in their own wellness and more active in their care. For the sixth year running, Tucson Medical Center has secured a place among America’s “Most Wired” hospitals. The distinction recognizes hospitals that leverage information technology to provide stronger care for patients, to … READ MORE

Artwork at TMC Rincon Health Campus reflects Vail’s community connection and spirit

Vail – the town between the tracks - is a vibrant community resting in the foothills of the Rincon mountains on Tucson’s eastside. Along with its leading school system , picturesque landscapes and family-oriented neighborhoods, another of Vail’s greatest attributes is the community’s strong connection to the rich, cultural heritage of the … READ MORE

Comprehensive Weight-Loss Program now available at TMC

Super foods – juice cleansing – metabolism kick starters – core workouts. Weight-loss is very challenging and the dizzying number of diets, fads and exercises can make it even harder. Tucson Medical Center’s Comprehensive Weight-Loss Program offers safe and effective plans that are personalized to meet each patient’s needs. These days, busy … READ MORE

Artwork at TMC Rincon Health Campus reflects Vail’s community connection and spirit

Vail – the town between the tracks - is a vibrant community resting in the foothills of the Rincon mountains on Tucson’s eastside. Along with its leading school system , picturesque landscapes and family-oriented neighborhoods, another of Vail’s greatest attributes is the community’s strong connection to the rich, cultural heritage of the … READ MORE

General contractor survives cardiac arrest; teaches July 27 class to show others how to save lives

When Gary Brauchla went into cardiac arrest before daybreak in September 2012, he survived because others didn’t give up on him. His wife kept up chest compressions until help came. First responders kept up CPR until they transported him to the hospital. Brauchla, now 72, is on a mission to show others how to save lives with chest compression … READ MORE

RSS TMC for Children

  • ACT now to prevent heatstroke related deaths in cars – What you can do.
    Hot summer days across the country have contributed to more than 16 child deaths so far this year from heatstroke when children were alone in vehicles. Safe Kids Pima County reminds caregivers to never leave children alone in cars, and if you see a child alone in a car, call 911 first and then act to get the child out of the… The post ACT now to prevent heat […]
  • Fireworks, Flags and Fanfare – keep the sparkle in your celebrations
    It’s time to hoist the flag and celebrate our independence from the British Empire and the birth of a nation. And what would Independence Day be without fireworks?  But before you break out the sparklers and the Roman Candles here are some important considerations to make sure you keep it safe for everyone in your family. They’re spectacular, but fireworks a […]

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  • Smoothies – Not all are created equally healthy
    Smoothies can be a tasty and healthy way to get more fruit and vegetables into your daily diet. Unfortunately, many of the smoothies you find in grocery stores make it easy to consume more calories than you really want. By making your own instead, you can control what does and does not go into them. […] The post Smoothies – Not all are created equally health […]
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  • TMC babies providing life-saving stem cells via cord blood
    Not so very long ago, two families welcomed babies into the world at Tucson Medical Center – and made an important decision. They chose to make a public donation of umbilical cord blood to give the gift of life and provide hope for others in need. The donations of cord blood, which are rich in stem cells and […] The post TMC babies providing life-saving stem […]
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RSS Beyond the Bedside RN – Nursing Blog

  • Celebrating our Fabulous 50 Nurses
    TMC proudly recognizes five of its own among Tucson’s Fab 50 nurses – and the Most Inspirational Mentor of the Year, all designated by the Tucson Nurses Week Foundation. The week of May 1 – 5, in honor of Nurses Week, we will be featuring one of our five Fabulous 50 Nurses each day. The […] The post Celebrating our Fabulous 50 Nurses appeared first on Beyond […]
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  • Celebrating our Fabulous 50 Nurses
    TMC proudly recognizes five of its own among Tucson’s Fab 50 nurses – and the Most Inspirational Mentor of the Year, all designated by the Tucson Nurses Week Foundation. The week of May 1 – 5, in honor of Nurses Week, we will be featuring one of our five Fabulous 50 Nurses each day. The […] The post Celebrating our Fabulous 50 Nurses appeared first on Beyond […]
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