Even through an unprecedented year, Hillcrest HealthCare System continued to make a tremendous impact through the communities and patients it served throughout Green Country. Here is a look at our 2020 Community Benefit Report.
A tidal wave of information has circulated social media for the last few months regarding the COVID-19 vaccine.
But what parcels of information can be trusted?
Hillcrest HealthCare System Chief Medical Officer Guy Sneed, M.D., and Utica Park Clinic Chief Medical Officer Jeffrey Galles, D.O., addressed 10 common concerns surrounding the vaccine.
Here are their answers to those concerns:
Concern: The vaccines are unsafe because their development was rushed.
Sneed: While the current COVID-19 vaccines available were developed over a very tight timeline, their... Read More »
What a wonderful story about one of our nurses, Micah Neuenschwander, and a patient he forever made an impact in a story on Ch. 2.
Jaclyn Duvall, M.D., of Utica Park Clinic shares with News on 6 how severe headaches can impact COVID-19 patients. See story here.
As elective surgeries restart across the U.S., including Oklahoma, it’s important for patients to know what health care facilities are doing to ensure their safety. The good news is hospitals and clinics within Hillcrest HealthCare System have always been safe, following rigorous protocols and policies every day. With the addition of COVID-19, existing policies have been enhanced and additional safety protocols are being observed.
“We are committed to observing safety practices that keep our health care workers and patients safe at all times during the COVID pandemic,” said Guy... Read More »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Hillcrest HealthCare System enters into
long-term operating agreement with Mayes County Hospital Authority
Tulsa, Okla. (April 10, 2017) – Hillcrest HealthCare System (HHS) has signed a long-term management agreement to assume operations and associated assets of AllianceHealth Pryor in Pryor, Oklahoma. The seven-year agreement between HHS and the Mayes County Hospital Authority is effective May 1, 2017.
HHS will take on the day-to-day operations of the hospital, which will be renamed Hillcrest... Read More »