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St. John Rehab Center Opens Aug. 1

In July, St. John Health System and HealthSouth Corporation celebrated the new Broken Arrow hospital, St. John Rehabilitation Hospital, affiliated with HealthSouth, which will open to patients on Aug. 1. The 40-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital is located at 1200 W. Albany Dr. in Broken Arrow.

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Senior Star Living Sponsors Pilot in Women’s Race

Senior Star Living officially supported the 2017 Air Race Classic, an annual event at the epicenter of women’s air racing. The senior living company sponsored Tulsa native Brooke Rogers, who competed in the race along with her co-pilot Jayden Lancaster. The 2017 Air Race Classic launched from Frederick, Maryland, on June 20 and ended in Santa Fe, New Mexico, on June 23 and included a stop in Ardmore, Oklahoma. Pilots ranged in ages from 17 to 90 years old and flew approximately 2,400 miles in length during the race.

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CTCA’s Dana Haynie is a ‘Rising Star in Healthcare’

Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Southwestern Regional Medical Center in Tulsa is pleased to announce that Dana Haynie, vice president of growth and marketing, has been named to the 2017 Becker’s Hospital Review list of healthcare leaders under the age of 40 who are “Rising Stars.” She is the only person from Oklahoma on the list.

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Freedom From Hunger Campaign Begins June 21

Citing statistics that show 17 percent of all Tulsans live in food insecure homes, The Salvation Army and Reasor’s are launching the Freedom from Hunger campaign to raise awareness and funds to help those in the community who need help feeding their families. All donations will benefit The Salvation Army’s feeding program at the Center of Hope homeless shelter.

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Red Cross Requests Blood Donations

The American Red Cross urges those who have never given blood before, as well as those who have not given recently, to make an appointment to give blood or platelets now and to help sustain a sufficient community blood supply through the summer months.
While the need for blood is constant during the summer months, the Red Cross experiences a drastic decline in new donors during those months.
Nationwide, nearly one-third fewer donors gave blood last summer compared to the rest of the year. Additionally, many schools where blood drives are held are not in session, and donors often delay giving due to summer vacation plans.
About 38 percent of the population is eligible to give blood, but less than 10 percent of those eligible donate. The blood donation process takes about an hour with the actual donation only taking about 10 minutes.
Whether new to donating blood or a lifelong donor, the Red Cross offers helpful tips for an enjoyable donation experience:

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Tulsan to Bike Across America to Raise Funds for Polio Eradication

By Vanessa Glavinskas

Tulsan Bob McKenzie will be riding his bicycle this year for the sixth time in Race Across America (RAAM), one of the most respected and longest running endurance sports events in the world.

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Dr. Jamal Siddiqui to Open South Tulsa Clinic

By BLAKE AUSTYN

Dr. Jamal Siddiqui, an ophthalmologist with The Eye Institute, opens his new practice in south Tulsa, at 7171 S. Yale Ave., on June 1. Dr. Siddiqui is making the move to the new location from The Eye Institute’s location at St. John Hospital.

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Parkside Honored

Parkside created the “By Your Side” Patient Assistance Program to provide patients in need, as well as their families, access to a food pantry, books, clothing and transportation.

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St. John Owasso Named Top Hospital

St. John Owasso, 12451 E. 100th St. N., was recently named a Truven Health Top 100 Hospital, being the only hospital in Oklahoma to receive the recognition. 

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Arubah Clinic Expands to Better Serve

By EMILY RAMSEY

Since opening its doors in 2011 to provide health care to the uninsured population, Arubah Clinic, 1021 W. Main St. in Collinsville, is continuing its efforts to remain responsive to its patients’ needs. Last year, in order to decrease patient wait times, the clinic expanded its hours.

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Dr. Terry Rigdon Provides Excellence in Dentistry

Tulsa-based Dr. Terry Rigdon is highly regarded nationwide for his skills in dentistry. He routinely provides dental services to his fellow dentists. In addition, he treats patients from all over northeastern Oklahoma, many of whom are referred by other dentists. Patients from Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas, Illinois, California, even France and the Ukraine (in the former Soviet Union) have sought treatment from Dr. Rigdon.

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CTCA Adds Medical Oncologist/Hemotologist, Promotes Medical Director

Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Southwestern Regional Medical Center in Tulsa (CTCA) has announced two recent physician changes. Kathryn Arrambide, M.D., F.A.C.P., has joined the hospital as a medical oncologist and hematologist and Kevin Tulipana, D.O., who served as a hospitalist in the special care unit, has been promoted to medical director of hospital medicine.

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Hillcrest HealthCare Expands to Mayes Co.

Hillcrest HealthCare System (HHS) has signed a long-term management agreement to assume operations and associated assets of AllianceHealth Pryor in Pryor, Oklahoma. The seven-year agreement between HHS and the Mayes County Hospital Authority is effective May 1.

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CTCA Matches Employees with Community Caring Organizations

More than 30 non-profit organizations gathered at Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) for the hospital’s third annual Community Day held March 2.

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Broken Arrow, Jenks Utica Park Clinics Announce Doctors

In March, Taniesha Buffin, M.D., Ob/Gyn, joined the team at Utica Park Clinic Broken Arrow. Buffin is board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology and has been practicing since 2010. She is particularly skilled in the areas of abnormal uterine bleeding, menopause, and contraception management and is fluent in both English and Spanish.

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