Erlanger announces neonatology services agreement with Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt

Officials with Children’s Hospital at Erlanger are pleased to announce a management services agreement for Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) services with Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt (MCJCHV) at both Children’s Hospital at Erlanger and Erlanger East Hospital. The decision to award a management contract for neonatology services to MCJCHV was based on … Continue reading Erlanger announces neonatology services agreement with Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt

The Joint Commission awards Erlanger Health System four new certifications; Erlanger East Hospital recognized for ensuring stroke patients receive most appropriate treatment

The Joint Commission recently awarded Erlanger Health System four Disease Specific Care Certifications to Erlanger East Hospital and Erlanger Baroness Hospital. Erlanger East Hospital received the Acute Stroke Ready Certification.  This certification recognizes hospitals that meet standards to support better outcomes for stroke care. Erlanger Baroness Hospital received the Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) Certification.  Hospitals … Continue reading The Joint Commission awards Erlanger Health System four new certifications; Erlanger East Hospital recognized for ensuring stroke patients receive most appropriate treatment

Erlanger East Hospital achieves prestigious Baby-Friendly designation

Erlanger East Hospital has received prestigious international recognition as a Designated Baby-Friendly birth facility from Baby-Friendly USA. Erlanger Health System annually delivers more than 70% of the region’s babies between the labor and delivery services offered at Erlanger East and Baroness Hospitals. The hospital demonstrated that the policies and care practices meet the gold standard … Continue reading Erlanger East Hospital achieves prestigious Baby-Friendly designation

Erlanger’s breast health program receives national accreditation

Erlanger Cancer Institute’s breast health program received a three year/full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the American College of Surgeons. Accreditation by the NAPBC is only given to those centers that have voluntarily committed to provide the highest level of quality breast care and that … Continue reading Erlanger’s breast health program receives national accreditation

UT Erlanger Urology offers extended hours and new classes at Erlanger East Hospital

Area residents with busy work schedules now have improved access to treatment for common urological issues like bladder infections, kidney stones and urinary tract infections.  Beginning today, extended office hours will be available at the UT Erlanger Urology office at Erlanger East Hospital.  Every Monday, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., specialists will be available … Continue reading UT Erlanger Urology offers extended hours and new classes at Erlanger East Hospital

Expansion at Erlanger East Hospital features advanced cardiovascular lab

February 1, 2017 As part of its $50 million expansion plan, Erlanger East Hospital has developed a state-of-the-art cardiovascular interventional radiology (CVIR) lab. The new CVIR lab provides patients access to innovative cardiovascular technology and procedures. Erlanger East Hospital now offers non-invasive diagnostic technology to provide the clearest possible picture of the patient’s heart and … Continue reading Expansion at Erlanger East Hospital features advanced cardiovascular lab