Resources for Providers
Admissions, transfers or clinical support: (901) 287-4408 or 1-888-899-9355
Outpatient clinic and diagnostic appointments: (901) 287-7337 or 1-866-870-5570
Connect with an on-call physician: (901) 287-7337 or 1-866-870-5570
Grand Rounds now live streamed
Le Bonheur now offers Grand Rounds live streaming for those who are unable to attend. Grand Rounds occur every Wednesday from 8-9 a.m. Viewing is compatible with mobile devices, laptops, iPad, Macs and PCs. CME credit will be available and should be claimed within 24 hours. For more information, please contact Kristy Brooks at Kristy.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Diane Rushing named director, West Tennessee Pediatrics
Diane Rushing is Le Bonheur’s new director of West Tennessee Pediatrics. Diane started her career at Le Bonheur in 2000 as a provider relations representative. During the past 16 years, she has built relationships throughout the region with physicians and other providers who refer to Le Bonheur services. In addition, she has coordinated the various continuing education conferences, which are offered each year. A resident of Jackson, Diane is very active in the community and serves on several boards.
Most recently, she has been instrumental in the design and development of the new Jackson outpatient clinic scheduled to open in late 2017. In her new role, Diane will be responsible for both the facility and the staff in Jackson.
Yaun to serve as president of Mid-South Pediatric Society
Le Bonheur Pediatrician Jason Yaun, MD, will serve as president of the Mid-South Pediatric Society. Yaun joined Le Bonheur’s General Pediatrics department in 2013 and serves as an assistant professor with the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.
Physician Town Hall set for Feb. 22
Le Bonheur will host a Physician Town Hall on Wednesday, Feb. 22, in the Research Center’s Russell W. Chesney Auditorium. All are invited to attend a preceding reception in the Research Center lobby at 5 p.m. Physician Town Hall will begin at 6 p.m.
Le Bonheur welcomes newest nephrologists
Two new specialists have recently joined Le Bonheur’s Nephrology team.
Arwa Nada, MBBch, MSc, comes to Memphis from Nationwide Children’s Hospital, where she completed a pediatric nephrology fellowship. She received her medical degree from University of Alexandria in Egypt.
Rima Zahr, DO, recently completed a pediatric nephrology fellowship at Emory University School of Medicine/ Children’s Health Care of Atlanta. She received a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from University of New England.
Zahr and Nada will both serve as an assistant professor with the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.