MTMC Bariatric Services program recognized as Center of Excellence, celebrates successes
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – April 4, 2013 -- Middle Tennessee Medical Center’s (MTMC) Bariatric Services program was recently designated as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence by the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Designated by the ASMBS since November 2009, the program recently underwent an onsite inspection to receive continued designation.
“This designation is evidence that our medical staff, hospital administration and clinical staff members are committed to the highest level of quality care for our patients,” said Anne Marie Couch, bariatric program coordinator for MTMC.
MTMC will celebrate the program’s successes at the annual bariatric celebration April 11 from 6-8 pm in the McDonald Conference Room, 1700 Medical Center Parkway.
The event is open to current patients, patient who have received help through the program and community members interested in learning more about bariatric services. Family and children are welcome at this free event.
For more information about MTMC’s Bariatric Services program, please visit http://mtmcweightloss.org/. To RSVP or find out more about the annual bariatric celebration, please call 615.396.4965.