Tennessee now has guidelines for all buprenorphine prescribers to follow, regardless of how many patients are being treated.
The Tennessee Department of Health and state Attorney General’s Office have extended the deadline for closing the Mountain States Health Alliance and Wellmont Health System merger deal, according to documents retrieved by the Johnson City Press.
Updated Dec 30, 2017 at 9:05 AM
Marsh Regional Blood Center
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Officials say Tennesseans that participated in a national prescription drug disposal initiative turned in a record number of unwanted or expired medications.
The Johnson City Fire Department visited Niswonger Children’s Hospital to spread Christmas cheer to children who spent the holiday away from their homes.
With the start of the new year coming up, it’s the perfect time for getting into better shape. If you want to increase your fitness — especially if you have arthritis — try a free program called “Walk With Ease” that can really make a difference.
Dec 26, 2017 at 4:10 PM
Dalle-Ave named Rural Health Worker of the Year: Dr. Mark Dalle-Ave was awarded the Rural Health Worker of the Year award by the Rural Health Association of Tennessee in Pigeon Forge in November at its annual conference. The
Dec 26, 2017 at 4:09 PM
The Health Resources Center at The Mall at Johnson City will host the following free programs:
Dr. Alyssa Pfister, ETSU Quillen College of Medicine Class of 2005, knew when she came to Quillen for medical school that she wanted to establish a career through which she could serve the underserved.
When a Johnson City woman began hearing about the #MeToo movement — a show of solidarity among women who were victims of sexual misconduct at the hands of a man — she knew she wasn’t alone in her fear of speaking out.
Are you experiencing a fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, muscle or body aches, headaches and/or fatigue? If so, you’re not alone.
Influenza activity is now widespread in the Tri-Cities region. Just this week, both Mountain States Health Alliance and Wellmont Health System saw flu numbers drastically increase, prompting both health systems to place visitation restrictions at all hospitals in order to protect patients.
Republican Sens. Susan Collins of Maine and Lamar Alexander of Tennessee are withdrawing their insistence on adding health insurance subsidies for the poor to a year-end spending bill.
ELIZABETHTON — During the season of giving, Sycamore Shoals Hospital is encouraging people to give blood in memory of one of Carter County’s champion blood donors.