Tulsa ER & Hospital Implements Dual Care Strategy for Optimal Patient Safety

By jsmith | May 13, 2020

If you or a loved one are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, we are here to help. However, lacerations, broken bones, and other illnesses don’t stop for a pandemic, and neither do we. With our new Dual Care initiative, you can be treated for all ailments unrelated to COVID-19, in a separate, safe environment. We have…

Maintaining Your Health at Home

By jsmith | April 17, 2020

This year is off to an interesting start, to say the least. With all the uncertainty this pandemic has brought, it’s crucial that we come together and support one another through this time. That’s why we’re discussing ways to cope with self-isolation and the steps you can take to maintain your physical and mental health.…

Purple Day for Epilepsy

By jsmith | March 23, 2020

March 26th is Purple Day, an international effort to raise awareness about epilepsy and recognize the 50 million people living with it worldwide. Because it’s not talked about in-depth enough, there’s a general lack of understanding about epilepsy. That’s why this Purple Day, Tulsa ER & Hospital aims to educate our community about epilepsy and…

Eating Disorder Awareness Week

By jsmith | February 21, 2020

February 23 to March 1 is National Eating Disorder Awareness Week. In a world where you can’t open an app, turn on the tv, or glance at a magazine rack without seeing a model with the “perfect look,” body image issues are widely common amongst teens and young adults. Although mainstream media has taken strides…

Healthy Weight Awareness Month

By jsmith | January 23, 2020

January is Healthy Weight Awareness Month, an opportunity to evaluate our health and make improvements! Although being underweight can also have serious health risks, Americans as a whole have more issues with being overweight. The National Institutes of Health found that 35 percent of American adults are obese, while an additional 34 percent are overweight.…

Wash Your Way to Good Health

By jsmith | December 10, 2019

Along with the holidays, the month of December is dedicated to Handwashing Awareness! According to the CDC, only 31 percent of men and 65 percent of women wash their hands after using a public restroom. Those numbers are alarming, considering viruses—including influenza—are spread through mucous membranes in the eyes, nose, and mouth. And what touches…

What You Need to Know This Flu Season

By jsmith | November 20, 2019

With the hustle and bustle of the holidays, it’s easy to lose sight of our health. That is, until the sniffles, sore throat, and fever come along. No one wants the aches and pains of flu season to overshadow all the fun the fall and winter seasons bring. That’s why Tulsa ER & Hospital is…

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

By jsmith | October 18, 2019

In 1981, the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence named October, “National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.” Domestic violence affects millions of women and men around the world and is shown in many different forms. National Domestic Violence Awareness Month is a chance to spread the word and help the victims who are being abused by their…

Go Red for World Heart Day

By jsmith | September 27, 2019

Break out your red because Sunday, September 29th is World Heart Day! World Heart Day is an annual event launched by the World Heart Federation in 2000. People all around the world celebrate by wearing red and participating in organized events like walks, fitness sessions, marathons, science fairs, and public talks. There’s no limit to…

Girl being vaccinated.

The Importance of Vaccinations

By NutexMarketing | September 5, 2019

Making sure your kids are up-to-date on vaccinations for their age range doesn’t just keep them safe, but also their classmates, teachers, and everyone else who lives in your home. Vaccination of school-age children is one of the most important ways we can protect children against vaccine-preventable diseases. Outbreaks of diseases such as polio, diphtheria,…