Press Releases

TGMC Press Releases for 2015

TGMC March Employee of the Month (3/24/2015)
TerrebonneGeneral Medical Center’s (TGMC), nationally recognized medical center, honorsMyrtis Dishmond as the March Employee of the month. Dishmond is agastrointestinal laboratory techn...[ Read More ]

MBPCC at TGMC Announces New Clinical Research Director and Chief of Physics (3/16/2015)
State-of-the-art Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Centerat TGMC has named Cyndi Knox, MBA, BSN, RN, OCN, CCRC, director of clinicalresearch and Jonas Fontenot, Ph.D., chiefof physics. In this r...[ Read More ]

TGMC Partners with Super Cooper 5K (3/11/2015)
TerrebonneGeneral Medical Center (TGMC), award winning nationally recognized healthcareorganization, is proud to continue to be a partner with the Cooper Life Fund tobenefit our communi...[ Read More ]

Community Sports Institute Continues to Improve Community Wellness (3/6/2015)
Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC),nationally recognized healthcare organization, continues to strengthen thehealth of our community through education, prevention and promotion of...[ Read More ]

TGMC Partners with Bayou Region Black Nurses Association to Provide Health Expo (3/5/2015)
TerrebonneGeneral Medical Center’s (TGMC) advanced Healthy Lifestyle Center continues topromote healthy living by proudly partnering with the community in the upcomingBayou Region Black...[ Read More ]

Dr. Peter Fail Appointed to TGMC Board of Commissioners (3/5/2015)
Peter Fail,MD, Board Certified Interventional Cardiologist at Terrebonne General MedicalCenter (TGMC) and Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) has beenappointed to serve on Terre...[ Read More ]

TGMC Raises Patient Care Standards by offering Electronic Patient Health Records (3/4/2015)
Terrebonne General Medical Center(TGMC), a nationally recognized healthcare organization, continues to be on thecutting- edge of introducing advanced technology to elevate our patientse...[ Read More ]

Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center at TGMC Urges Colorectal Screenings During March (3/3/2015)
March is National Colorectal CancerAwareness Month, bringing attention to the type of cancer people are often tooembarrassed to talk about. According to the American Cancer Society, col...[ Read More ]

Team Terrebonne Volunteers Recognized (3/3/2015)
TerrebonneGeneral Medical Center (TGMC), nationally recognized healthcare organization, celebratedTeam Terrebonne donating over 2,000 volunteer hours of community service attheir annual...[ Read More ]

5th Annual Fakier Open Benefiting Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center at TGMC (3/2/2015)
Nationally recognized Mary Bird Perkins CancerCenter at TGMC (MBPCC at TGMC) and Fakier Jewelers are excited to announce the5th Annual Fakier Open. The event will take place April 20-25...[ Read More ]

Donor Gives His 200th Pint of Blood (3/2/2015)
TerrebonneGeneral Medical Center (TGMC), nationally recognized healthcare organization, honorsone of our community partners, Patrick Neal, for his commitment to helping othersby reachin...[ Read More ]

Candlewood Suites Partners with Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center at TGMC (2/12/2015)
Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center at TGMC has announced the formation ofan exciting new community partnership in the fight against cancer. “We are thrilled to inform the public that Candl...[ Read More ]

Terrebonne General Medical Center Encourages Mardi Gras Health (2/12/2015)
Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) iscelebrating Mardi Gras season with the rest of Louisiana. Carnival is a timewhen diets, resolutions, and self-restraint are tempted by King Ca...[ Read More ]

TGMC Announces Director of Patient Financial Services (2/11/2015)
Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) ispleased to announce Susan Priest as the new Director of Patient FinancialServices. Priest has 25 years ofexperience in a hospital financial se...[ Read More ]

TGMC Announces Health Information Management Director (2/11/2015)
Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) ispleased to announce Pamela Padgett, as the new Director of Health InformationManagement (HIM). Padgett hasa broad base of experience including...[ Read More ]

TGMC Participates in Sudden Impact Louisiana (1/23/2015)
TerrebonneGeneral Medical Center (TGMC) has partnered with Louisiana State Police (LSP)in a program called Sudden Impact Louisiana. Sudden Impact provides testimony to the ramifications...[ Read More ]

Love Your Heart Luncheon to be Held at TGMC (1/23/2015)
Didyou know that heart disease kills more women than all cancers combined?  To create awareness about heart diseaseprevention, Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) and the Terreb...[ Read More ]

TGMC's Chef Jackie Marsh Honored with Terrebonne’s Young Achiever’s Award (1/21/2015)
Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) hostsa hospital kitchen that defies the standard with delicious and healthful meals,thanks to Executive Chef Jacqueline Marsh, recently awarded ...[ Read More ]

Cannata’s ‘King Cakes for a Cause’ to Raise Funds for Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center at TGMC (1/21/2015)
Once again, Cannata’s Family Market is supportingthe local fight against cancer during Mardi Gras season. Through its “KingCakes for a Cause” promotion, 10 percent of sales of the Marke...[ Read More ]

TGMC January Employee of the Month (1/14/2015)
AngelaBerezowski has been named the Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) JanuaryEmployee of the Month. Berezowski is the secretary for the Telemetry unit ofTGMC, but to her coworker...[ Read More ]

TGMC Raises Patient Safety with New Identification Technology (1/2/2015)
 Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) israising the standard for patient safety by implementing the RightPatient®Biometric Patient Identification System. As biometric identity manag...[ Read More ]

TGMC Welcomes First Baby in Terrebonne Parish (1/1/2015)
TerrebonneGeneral Medical Center (TGMC) celebrated the first baby born in 2015 inTerrebonne parish by honoring the baby and parents with a gift basket of babyitems and essentials. A boy...[ Read More ]