New Pelvic Floor Rehab Program Offered Through Outpatient Rehab

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Female patients experiencing pelvic floor dysfunction can get the most up to date, evidenced-based therapy offered through the Outpatient Rehab Department. The services are available from physical therapists Tessa Elliott at North Decatur and Kara Strauss at Hillandale. locations.

What are some common diagnoses that may benefit from Pelvic Floor Rehab?

  • Bladder incontinence
  • Pelvic floor weakness
  • Mild to moderate pelvic organ prolapse
  • Diastasis recti
  • Pelvic pain
  • Pregnancy-related pain
  • Pubic symphysis dysfunction
  • SI joint dysfunction
  • Low back pain

To schedule your patient for Pelvic Floor Rehab:

North Decatur Campus

2675 North Decatur Road, Suite 105

Decatur, GA 30033

Phone: (404)501-5140 Fax: (404)501-7186 

Hillandale Campus

5900 Hillandale Drive, Suite 110

Lithonia, GA 30058

Phone: (404)501-8140 Fax: (404)501-8387

To download the Pelvic Floor Rehab flyer, click here: Pelvic Floor Flyer March 2017.

New System Makes Scheduling and Ordering Radiology Exams Quick and Easy

RadiologyThe new Schedule Network Manager at DeKalb Medical will allow physician office staff to quickly schedule patients and provide them  with a printed copy of their Imaging appointment date and time, prep instructions, and directions – all before they leave your office! Staff will love the easy, fast system and patients will be grateful for the seamless care.

Contact Laurey Bryant, Marketing Director, R. A. D. laurey.bryant@dekalbmedical.org, 404 -272-7245 for additional information or to set up an account.

EAS System to be Updated and Improved May 11th

Last week, the Information Technology department updated and made improvements to the Enterprise Application System (EAS system). EAS provides the connection to Sunrise Clinical Manager from off site. It allows users to manage their patients remotely.

These updates will provide better stability and functionality for our EAS environment and bring us up-to-date with the applications and systems we use to deliver this functionality.

We appreciate your patience as we move to improve your experience with the EAS system.

 

 

Reminder: Scheduling Order Forms

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For your convenience, forms and resources are available in PDF format and can be instantly downloaded and printed. Additional forms and resources will be added as they are available for online access. Please feel free to direct any questions related to scheduling order forms to: scheduling@dekalbmedical.org.

To access the forms, click here: http://www.dekalbmedical.org/for-physicians/physician-patient-forms.

LifeLink Honors DeKalb Medical With Gold Awards

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(Pictured left to right: LTAC, Margie Dumbacher, RN manager, and Angela Thomas Brown, Director of Hospital Development, LifeLink Foundation; Hillandale, Mickey W. White, Executive Director, Patient Services; N. Decatur, Pat Black, Executive Director, Critical Care Services)

 

Last month, about 75 physicians, nurses and staff attended a free lunch and learn at North Decatur’s campus sponsored by the LifeLink Foundation.

The event celebrated LTAC, Hillandale and North Decatur receiving a Gold Award on behalf of the 16 lives saved by organ donations.

Michael Baron, D.O. Received the Judy and Bob McMahan Citizenship Award

M. Baron award

Congratulations!

On Saturday, April 1st, Michael Baron, D.O., Rockbridge Family Medicine, was honored with the Judy and Bob McMahan Citizenship Award.

This award was established in 1973 to recognize outstanding community service by a DeKalb County physician. The award was presented to Dr. Baron at the DeKalb Medical Society’s Annual Meeting, held at the Druid Hills Golf Club, in honor of Judy and Bob McMahan, longtime community leaders in healthcare.

 

 

Administrators Visit Physician Lounges

To help address your questions and concerns, DeKalb Medical Administrators will have standing hours in the physician lounges at N. Decatur and Hillandale locations. Feel free to stop by the lounges during any of the following scheduled dates:

May
May 18, 2017 11am – 1pm Hillandale Beth Patino
May 23, 2017 7am – 9am Hillandale LeRoy Walker
May 25, 2017 7am – 9am N. Decatur Jim Forstner