UMC Celebrates National Nurses Week

Tuesday, 19 May 2015 15:23
“Our culture loves superheroes. We make movies, video games and action figures of them, and we cheer as they swoop in at the last minute to save the world against all odds. This week, we celebrate another kind of superhero. What these superheroes lack in flash, boom and bang, they make up for in commitment,…

UMC Celebrates Doctor’s Day

Tuesday, 21 April 2015 13:35
On March 30th, hospitals and communities around the nation will observe National Doctor’s Day. On March 27, 2014, UMC held its annual luncheon to celebrate the contribution of physicians who serve our community by caring for our patients. Marc Calhoun, RPh, MBA, Adjunct Professor at the McWhorter School of Pharmacy was the keynote speaker and…

Manager of the Year: Judy O’Connell

Tuesday, 21 April 2015 12:01
UMC was also pleased to announce Judy O’Connell, Nursing Administrative Supervisor as the 2014 Manager of the Year. Ms. O’Connell has been with UMC for 44 years. Ms. O’Connell has been successful in creating and maintaining positive and professional relationships with managers and staff throughout the hospital. The hospital thanks Ms. O’Connell for demonstrating a long-standing…
Marvin “Squirrel” Waters was awarded United Medical Center’s Employee of the Year for 2014. Mr. Waters works as the Plant Maintenance Supervisor with Building Services and has been with the hospital for 46 years. The Executive Management team at the hospital unanimously agreed that, “He’s an exemplary employee. He is conscientious of his work and goes…

Department of the Year: Information Technology

Saturday, 18 October 2014 08:45
At UMC, the primary goal of the Information Technology department is to improve patient treatment and safeguard patient information. Over the past two years, the Information Technology department has migrated its network server infrastructure to cloud-based virtual technology, implemented an enterprise wireless network, and upgraded its operating system. Most importantly, the department deployed new electronic…