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  • Health Insurance Marketplace Alert for St. John Patients

    TULSA, OKLA. (Nov. 14, 2016) — The Health Insurance Marketplace is open for enrollment nationwide now through Jan. 31. The Marketplace is a way for individuals and families to fin...

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  • St. John Clinic Urgent Care Opens in Bartlesville

    September 13, 2016, Bartlesville, Okla. -- St. John Clinic is pleased to announce it has opened Bartlesville's first St. John Clinic Urgent Care location for the convenience of Bartlesvill...

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  • St. John Health System Launches Virtual Doctor Visits through St. John Clinic OnDemand

      August 17, 2016, Tulsa, Okla. -- St. John Health System’s newest medical clinic is not your usual doctor’s visit – it requires no walking in. Patients with minor he...

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  • Jane Phillips Medical Center to Offer Diabetes Prevention Program

    Bartlesville, Okla. (August 10, 2016)  Jane Phillips Medical Center will offer an educational diabetes prevention program series on Wednesdays, August 17 - November 16, 2016, from 12 noon to 1...

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  • Jane Phillips Medical Center to Offer Diabetes Prevention Program

    Bartlesville, Okla. (August 10, 2016)  Jane Phillips Medical Center will offer an educational diabetes prevention program series on Wednesdays, August 17 - November 16, 2016, from 12 noon to 1...

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  • St. John Clinic, Jane Phillips Medical Center Invite Independence Residents to Ceremonial Blessing Ceremonies

    Independence, KS (July 22, 2016) - St. John Clinic and Jane Phillips Medical Center invite residents of Independence and surrounding communities to a blessing of facilities on Tuesday, July ...

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  • Jane Phillips Medical Center Imaging Center to Open July 18 in Independence

    Bartlesville, Okla. (July 14, 2016) Jane Phillips Medical Center is pleased to announce it will open a full-service imaging center in Independence, Kansas on July 18. Located at 219 N 14th&...

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  • St. John Broken Arrow Named Among America’s 100 Best for Joint Replacement

      Broken Arrow, Okla. (June 8, 2016) -- St. John Broken Arrow, a part of Ascension, the nation's largest Catholic and nonprofit health system, has again been recognized b...

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  • Lamons Named St. John Health System Foundation President

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  • JPMC to provide Transitional Care Management Services

    Jane Phillips Medical Center is again responding to the needs of its patients by opening a Transitional Care Department.  “Medicare recognized that limited access to primary care...

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  • St. John Prepares to Host 23nd Annual Street Party; Celebrate 90 Years of Service to Tulsa and Surrounding Areas

    Tulsa, Okla., May 18, 2016 – “Cheers to 90 Years” is the mantra for St. John as it celebrates its 90-year anniversary in 2016. On June 4, St. John will dedicate its largest...

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  • Aetna and St. John Health System's Accountable Care Organization Join Forces to Reduce Costs, Enhance Care

    Tulsa, Okla. (April 6, 2016) – Aetna (NYSE: AET) and St. John Health System, a part of Ascension, the nation's la...

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  • 29th Annual Tour de Tulsa Presented by St. John Health System

    Tulsa, Okla. (April 4, 2016) — Registration is now open for the 29th annual Tour de Tulsa presented by St. John Health System. The ride will take place at River We...

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  • Jane Phillips Medical Center Earns Stroke and Trauma Certification

    Bartlesville, Okla. (March 30, 2016) — Jane Phillips Medical Center recently earned state certification for care of stroke and trauma patients. Officials from the Oklahoma Department of ...

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  • Veterans Can Now Receive Care from St. John Health System Doctors through the Veterans Choice Program

      Tulsa, Okla. (March 28, 2016) — St. John Health System today announced a partnership to provide care through the Veterans Choice Program, giving veterans the choice t...

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  • St. John, TCI Launch Joint Venture

    Tulsa, Okla. (March 1, 2016) — St. John Health System, a member of Ascension Health, and Tulsa Cancer Institute have teamed up as Oklahoma Cancer Specialists and Research Institute (OC...

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  • JPMC & BlueStem Cardiology: Impressive D2B Times

    Bartlesville, Okla (February 25, 2016) Jane Phillips Medical Center and BlueStem Cardiology concluded 2015 with another stellar performance in quickly treating heart attack patients. During the las...

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  • New Surgery Offered for Female Patients

    Bartlesville, Okla. (February 26, 2106) Jane Phillips Medical Center is now offering a new approach to surgery for women. Dr. David Rumph and Dr. Brent Steward are now performing total laparoscopic...

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  • JPMC to Host Annual Heart Walk/5K Run

    Jane Phillips Medical Center and BlueStem Cardiology are inviting the community help fight the number one killer in Washington/Osage County by participating in the 2016 Community Heart 5K Run/Walk ...

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  • Diabetes Prevention Prgram Offered at Jane Phillips Medical Center

    Jane Phillips Medical Center is offering a Diabetes Prevention Program on Tuesdays, March 1–May 17, 2016 from 12 noon to 12:45 p.m. in the first floor classroom. The Jane Phillips Dia...

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  • Diabetes Prevention Prgram Offered at Jane Phillips Medical Center

    The Jane Phillips Diabetes Prevention Program, a lifestyle change intervention, follows the National Diabetes Prevention Program, led by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)....

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  • Jane Phillips Medical Center Offers "Take A Moment for Your Heart" Luncheon

    Jane Phillips Medical Center and BlueStem Cardiology are partnering with you to build a healthier, stronger legacy one heart at a time. Plan to attend “Take A Moment For Your Heart” on ...

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  • St. John Health System Advances Plans for Independence Health Service Operations

      Tulsa, Okla. (Dec. 29, 2015) —St. John Health System is advancing plans to assume operations of Mercy’s Independence-based primary and specialty care clinic, diagnostic l...

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  • The Gift of Life

    A Bartlesville girl is being hailed as a hero for saving the life of her younger sister, thanks to actions she took after taking a baby-sitting course at Jane Phillips Medical Center. Presly Pinney...

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  • Let Jane Phillips MedCare Pharmacy help reduce your stress!

    Do you find yourself going to your pharmacy several times each month to pick up prescriptions for yourself and your family?  This busy holiday season is the perfect time to consider taking adv...

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  • JPMC October Safety Champion Named

    November 16, 2015 (Bartlesville, Okla) -- Jane Phillips Medical Center officials recently recognized another hospital associate for their commitment to patient safety. Heather Cus, RN, noti...

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  • JPMC to host Angel Tree Ceremony

    November 16, 2016 (Bartlesville,Okla) -- The public is invited to the campus of Jane Phillips Medical Center as the hospital again hosts The Salvation Army’s (TSA) annual Angel Tree and Kettl...

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  • St. John, Tulsa Cancer Institute to Form Joint Venture

    New partnership to provide comprehensive oncology services for Oklahomans Tulsa, Okla. (Nov. 13, 2015) — Tulsa Cancer Institute (TCI) and St. John Health System have announce...

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  • New Recommendations for Pneumonia Vaccination in Seniors

    Bartlesville, Okla (November 10, 2015) -- Many adults are at risk for pneumococcal disease.  There are now two vaccines that provide protection against this serious and sometimes deadly infect...

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  • St. John Reaches Preliminary Agreement with Mercy Independence for Outpatient Services

    Independence, Kansas (October 9, 2015) – Seeking a comprehensive solution and the most natural partners for continued healthcare delivery in Independence, Mercy leaders have confirmed ...

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  • St. John Health System Launches Online Scheduling for Urgent Care and Emergency Room Visits

    TULSA, Okla. (Sept. 29, 2015) — St. John Health System announced today that it has launched Tulsa’s first service to schedule urgent care and emergency room visit times...

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  • Is Bariatric Surgery Right For You?

    Bartlesville, Okla. (September 14, 2015) — Jane Phillips Medical Center will be conducting a series of classes for individuals interested in learning more about bariatricsurgery as a tre...

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  • Eat Wings, Raise Funds for Breast Cancer Awareness

    Jane Phillips Medical Center will again team up with a local restaurant for a breast cancer awareness fundraiser next month. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and to assist the hospit...

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  • Transitions of Care Health Fair Slated October 17

    Bartlesville, Okla. (September 9, 2015) -- The Transitions of Care Health Fair is planned for Saturday, October 17 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Bartlesville Community Center. “...

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  • JPMC Earns High Quality Rating

    Bartlesville, Okla. (September 10, 2015) -- Jane Phillips Medical Center recently earned a four-star rating for overall hospital quality. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) b...

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  • St. John Expands Its Continuum of Care with Prairie House Partnership

    BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (Sept. 9, 2015) — St. John Health System began a new era of assisted living and memory care and another chapter in its expanded healthcare for Oklahomans with groundb...

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  • JPMC August Safety Champion Named

    Bartlesville, Okla. (September 8, 2015) -- Jane Phillips Medical Center officials recently recognized another hospital associate for their commitment to patient safety. ReBecca ...

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  • Project Fit America – One Year Later

    Bartlesville, Okla. (August 15, 2015)--Last year at this time, Jane Phillips Medical Center and ConocoPhillips teamed up to allow Jane Phillips Elementary School and Dewey Elementary School to be t...

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  • St. John, 108 Contemporary Partner for Special Women's Red Dress Exhibit

    Event to feature 365 red dresses representing women's heart health Tulsa, Okla. (July 1, 2015) -- St. John Health System and 108 Contemporary have collaborated...

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  • St. John Medical Center Receives Second Consecutive Magnet® Designation for Nursing Excellence

      Tulsa, Okla. (June 17, 2015) -- St. John Medical Center has again achieved one of the highest levels of recognition a medical center can achieve with its Magnet® designation for ...

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  • JPMC Focuses on Safe Surgery and Procedures Week

    Bartlesville, Okla. (June 15, 2015) -- In their ongoing efforts to further enhance a culture of safety, Jane Phillips Medical Center administrators and managers recently spent a week focused on sur...

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  • Stories Requested for 108 Contemporary Heart Awareness Exhibit

      Tulsa, Okla. (May 20, 2015) - Are you or someone you know a woman who has been affected by cardiovascular disease? St. John Health System is pleased to partner with 108 Contemporary&...

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  • St. John Prepares to Host 22nd Annual Street Party

    St. John Health System’s largest fundraising party and one of Tulsa's largest outdoor fundraising events will will be held June 6, 2015 on the campus of St. John Medical Center.  The...

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  • Stroke Team Earns National Awards for Meeting Highest Standards of Care

    Tulsa, Okla. (Feb. 17, 2015) — The St. John Heyman Stroke Center at St. John Medical Center has been awarded the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA)'s ...

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  • The Gift Of Pitch

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  • Jane Phillips Medical Center Offers Free Healthy Weight Workshop

    Jane Phillips Medical Center is offering a free educational seminar on ...

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  • Bartlesville and Surrounding Area Residents Preventing Type 2 Diabetes with Proven Program

        Jo...

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  • The Gift Of Exercise

    Dennis Emery really wasn’t enjoying life. He really wasn’t doing anything in retirement after 36 years at what used to be known as Reda Pump. And he really didn’t like his phys...

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  • Brasel Tapped for JPMC CFO

      James Brasel returned to JPMC o...

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  • The Gift of Life

    Jerry Gehle should be dead. But not on...

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  • Patient Portal - Easy Access to Health Info

    As a member of the St. John Health System, Jane Phillips Medical Center provides an online patient portal that enables patients fast and easy access to their hospital medical records from personal ...

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  • JPMC Hosts Angel Tree Event

    Jane Phillips Medical Center proudly hosted The S...

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  • Moore Named JPMC President/COO

    Jane Phillips Medical Center’s board of trustees...

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  • JPMC Cancer Center

    Led by cancer treatment physicians and specialists, the JPMC Cancer Center team is comprised of a dedicated, experienced staff chosen especially for their unique skills and abilities. ...

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  • JPMC: Pulmonary Rehab Earns Certification

    Jane Phillips Medical Center officials were recently notified that the hospital’s pulmonary rehabilitation program had earned a prestigious certification.  The program is one of only ...

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  • What Is Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy?

    At Jane Phillips Medical Center, delivering “Quality Care…Close to Home” is a passion. It is part of our Mission, Vision, and Values and is prevalent in every one of our vast ...

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  • Jane Phillips Regional Home Health Earns Honor

      Based on overall patient...

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  • JPMC Adds Three to Board

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  • AHA Misson: Lifeline Award

    Jane Phillips Medical Center recently received another award from the American Heart Association for treating heart attack patients who are transferred from other facilities. JPMC earned the AHA&rs...

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  • JPMC, Cardiologists Earn Gold Award for Heart Care

    Jane Phillips Medical Center and BlueStem Cardiology have again been recognized for outstanding heart care by earning another Gold Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association. ...

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  • JPMC Offers Inpatient Dialysis

    Jane Phillips Medical Center has entered into an agreement to provide inpatient dialysis services for those seeking all types of treatment. The agreement is with nationally-known Fresenius Medic...

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  • JPMC Again Top 100 in Patient Safety

    Jane Phillips Medical Center remains among the top 100 hospitals in the nation for patient safety. According to an annual benchmarks study by Truven Health Analytics, JPMC is ranked in the top 1...

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  • JPMC Scores High on Quality Measures

       Scores in three key areas of patient care continued to climb at Jane Phillips Medical Center. During a 12-month period from October 2012 to September 2013, JPMC saw steady impr...

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  • JPMC Passes FDA Mammography Survey

         The mammography program at Jane Phillips Medical Center Day has again received approval from the federal Food and Drug Administration. In a recent day-long FDA sur...

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  • MRI Receives Accreditation

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  • New Diagnostic Imaging Technology

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  • JPMC Earns MRI Accreditation

      Jane Phillips Medic...

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  • JPMC & BlueStem Cardiology Impressive D2B Times

    Pictured are (front row, left to right): Andrea N. Dryden, AP...

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  • JP Sleep Center Receives Accreditation

      JP Sleep Diagnostic Servic...

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  • JPMC Lauded for Newborn Hearing Screening

    Jane Phillips Medical Center recently received a pat on the back for how well it complies with state laws for newborn hearing screening and reporting. After reviewing the most recent data, offic...

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  • JPMC Completes Accreditation Survey

    Jane Phillips Medical Center successfully completed its annual DNV Accreditation survey. The unannounced inspection was conducted during a two-day period just prior to Thanksgiving. &...

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  • JPMC Receives Quality Award

    Jane Phillips Medical Center was recently honored by the Oklahoma Foundation for Medical Quality (OFMQ) for its work in improving patient care. The OFMQ highlighted JPMC and two other state hosp...

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  • ER Doc Earns Honor

    A Bartlesville-based doctor has been selected as a Top Emergency Medicine Physician by the International Association of Healthcare Professionals. Holly B. Fouts, MD, of Bluestem Emergency P...

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