Erlanger earns Gold Quality Award for dedication to improving infant health and safety

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Health System has earned a Gold Quality Award for Tennessee Initiative for Perinatal Quality Care (TIPQC) Opioid Use Disorder in Pregnancy project for their work to improve the safety and health of infants. The Mother & Baby Department at Erlanger Baroness Hospital celebrated earning the Gold Quality Award for TIPQC. Erlanger … Continue reading Erlanger earns Gold Quality Award for dedication to improving infant health and safety

Erlanger welcomes OB-GYN providers Dr. Maria Bowers, Dr. Kathleen Mitchell

Maria Bowers, DO, joins Erlanger Center for Women Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger welcomes board-certified obstetrician-gynecologists Dr. Maria Bowers and Dr. Kathleen Mitchell to its growing list of providers. Dr. Bowers and Dr. Mitchell have been providing OB-GYN services to the women of the Chattanooga region for a collective 42 years. Prior to joining Erlanger, Dr. … Continue reading Erlanger welcomes OB-GYN providers Dr. Maria Bowers, Dr. Kathleen Mitchell

Erlanger East named Best of the Best for 14 Consecutive Years

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger East Hospital is excited to be named Best of the Best’s Best Place to Have a Baby by the Chattanooga Times Free Press for the fourteenth year in a row. Since Erlanger East deliver its first baby, the experienced staff have been dedicated to providing the highest quality care in a … Continue reading Erlanger East named Best of the Best for 14 Consecutive Years

Erlanger Bledsoe Hospital launches new mammography service

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Bledsoe announces the arrival of a new 3D mammography machine relaunching mammography services in the area. A 3D mammography is an imaging process that combines multiple X-rays to create a three-dimensional picture. The many benefits of 3D mammography include reducing the need for follow-up imaging, detect slightly more cancers than a … Continue reading Erlanger Bledsoe Hospital launches new mammography service

Erlanger Medical Group welcomes Drs. Matthew Oliver, Laura Thomas, and Jenifer Herra

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Medical Group welcomes Drs. Matthew Oliver, Laura Thomas and Jenifer Herra to its growing list of providers. Matthew Oliver, MD, is a board-certified, fellowship-trained gynecologic oncologist at Erlanger Women’s Oncology, located at 102 Central Ave. in Chattanooga. Dr. Oliver attended medical school at East Tennessee State University and completed a residency … Continue reading Erlanger Medical Group welcomes Drs. Matthew Oliver, Laura Thomas, and Jenifer Herra

Erlanger Center for Breast Health earns recognition from two national agencies

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Center for Breast Health at Erlanger East Hospital and Erlanger Imaging Women’s Center in the Erlanger Medical Mall were recently reaccredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR) for Breast Ultrasound. Additionally, Erlanger East Breast Center has once again achieved the status of a Certified Quality Breast Center of Excellence from … Continue reading Erlanger Center for Breast Health earns recognition from two national agencies

Erlanger earns four state awards for dedication to improving infant health and safety

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Health System recently earned four state awards for their work to improve the safety and health of infants; the Tennessee Department of Health BEST award for their effort to decrease infant mortality, a Milestone Award by Tennessee Initiative for Perinatal Quality Care (TIPQC) for their progress in the Safe Sleep project, … Continue reading Erlanger earns four state awards for dedication to improving infant health and safety

Erlanger offers Women’s Health Series webinars

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Women’s Services announces the 2021 Women’s Health Updates webinar series, a quarterly webinar series addressing a more contemporary view on women’s health topics beginning on Thursday, March 4, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. featuring Dr. Richard G. Moore discussing novel approaches to pelvic mass focusing on risk assessment and management. Dr. Moore … Continue reading Erlanger offers Women’s Health Series webinars

Erlanger surgeon Dr. DePasquale achieves milestone of 3,000 robotic surgeries

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Health System is proud to announce Dr. Stephen DePasquale has reached an incredible milestone of 3,000 robotic surgeries. Dr. DePasquale is a gynecological robotic surgeon with Erlanger Gynecology Oncology. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and currently serves as division chief of Gynecological Oncology, and chief of … Continue reading Erlanger surgeon Dr. DePasquale achieves milestone of 3,000 robotic surgeries

Erlanger makes strides to improve health for opioid impacted mothers and newborns

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Health System has positively impacted the healthcare and health outcomes of pregnant women and their newborns affected by Opioid Use Disorder (OUD). In spring of 2019, Erlanger and several hospitals around the state partnered with Tennessee Initiative for Perinatal Quality Care(TIPQC) to implement the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists’ (ACOG) … Continue reading Erlanger makes strides to improve health for opioid impacted mothers and newborns