Erlanger recognized as Gold Plus by American Heart Association and American Stroke Association for Stroke program

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Baroness Hospital was recently recognized by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association’s “Get with the Guidelines” program as a Gold Plus organization for the fifth year in a row. This year the organization was also recognized with “Honor Roll Elite Plus, Advanced Therapy and Target: Type 2 Diabetes … Continue reading Erlanger recognized as Gold Plus by American Heart Association and American Stroke Association for Stroke program

Donate Life flag raising events honor Erlanger’s 51 organ donors in 2020

Erlanger Baroness Hospital flag raising event. Chattanooga, Tenn. – Erlanger Health System and Tennessee Donor Services raised the “Donate Life” flag at Erlanger Western Carolina, Bledsoe, East, North and Baroness hospitals to recognize and honor 51 Erlanger patients who gave the ultimate gift of life as organ donors in 2020. Thanks to the organ donations … Continue reading Donate Life flag raising events honor Erlanger’s 51 organ donors in 2020

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 newborn and neonatal babies receive red caps on Valentine’s Day

This Valentine’s Day Erlanger Health System is educating new moms on the importance of staying healthy in a most unusual way. To create more awareness about women’s health, Erlanger partnered with the Genuine Purl yarn shop and their customers to knit tiny red hats for newborn and neonatal intensive care (NICU) babies at Erlanger East … Continue reading Erlanger newborn and neonatal babies receive red caps on Valentine’s Day