Change of Heart
When the time came for Laura Brunmaier to make a decision about her future, she made the best possible choice — she followed her heart.
Ask the Doc: What you need to know about antibiotic resistance
Antimicrobial resistant infections or antibiotic resistant infections are one of the leading concerns of health care organizations across the world. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a well known example of an antimicrobial resistant bacteria. MRSA causes staph infections and is carried by one to two people in every hundred.
My Space: Deb Himrich, RN
Deb is passionate about teaching people with diabetes how to live a healthy and full life. With improvements in technology and research, diabetes management strategies have never been more customizable and effective for patients.
Giving Sorrow Words
Brianne Edwards compared the experience of losing her son, Lachlan, to a thousand pounds being dropped on her chest. Experiencing joy again seemed impossible, but she found a way for her and her son to always be together.
My Space: Sarah Wolfe
Guest Services delivers high-quality, nonclinical patient care in Monument Health’s hospitals so providers can focus on offering exceptional clinical care.
Nurse Profile: Holly Perli, RN
Career paths aren’t always straight lines — and sometimes, taking the long way around leads exactly where you’re meant to be.
Physician Profile: Rachel Michael, M.D.
Dr. Michael specializes in general orthopedics and is passionate about helping people live their lives to the fullest. Whether it’s treating trauma cases or performing joint replacement surgery, Dr. Michael wants to ensure her patients have the best possible orthopedic care.
Physician Profile: Rorak Hooten, M.D.
Although he plays many roles at Monument Health, one thing is constant for Dr. Hooten — his desire to help his patients breath easier.
Playing a Part in Dignity and Grace
Home health, hospice and palliative care are not taken lightly at Monument Health. End-of-life caregivers are messengers to the community that each life is profound and is worthy of excellent care.
Vaccines: A Love Story
Director of Infusion Services, Brandi Tackett, PharmD., is passionate about the science behind vaccines and immunization. She and the rest of the pharmacy team at Monument Health bring expertise to every patient’s decision about medication.
Volunteer Profile: Mark Harder
Military service is a unique experience. Mark Harder works to make sure every veteran that enters a Monument Health facility is cared for and honored.