Local businesses, families come together for Donation Day 2017

FRANKLIN, Tenn.—The holiday season is a time for giving and, on December 19, several of our neighbors gave back to us! It was the annual Donation Day for the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital Vanderbilt at Williamson Medical Center. That’s where we devote an entire day for groups, companies, and individuals to drop by and […]

State of Tennessee honors WMC’s EMS for responding to Hurricane Irma in Florida

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—When Hurricane Irma threatened the Florida coast in September 2017 first responders from across the nation answered the call to help. Being the Volunteer State, it was only fitting for Tennesseans to be among them. Three members of Williamson Medical Center’s EMS Department were part of the relief efforts: Clyde Prater, EMS Supervisor/CCPM, James […]

Girl Scouts get ‘Brownie First Aid’ merit badge at Williamson Medical Center

FRANKLIN, Tenn.—The Brownies of Middle Tennessee Girl Scout Troop 2975 spent an evening at Williamson Medical Center recently, learning how to respond in case of emergency. Brownies of Troop 2975 practice administering first aid. After having a conversation with one of WMC’s nursing staff, the Brownies set out to put what they learned into action. […]

WMC nurses make ‘blessing bags’ for those in need

FRANKLIN, Tenn.—The nurses of Williamson Medical Center’s Day Surgery Department are making sure those who may not have a home are supplied with necessary items this winter. Together, they have started an effort to collect and fill “blessing bags” to hand out throughout our area.   With temperatures expected to fall as December continues, the […]

Hotel’s handiwork makes young patients feel like superheroes

FRANKLIN, Tenn.—Some patients at Monroe Carell Jr Children’s Hospital Vanderbilt at Williamson Medical Center will be able to feel like a one-of-a-kind superhero, thanks to the generosity of a local hotel. Video showing some of the many capes donated. Workers at the Hilton Garden Inn- Franklin/Cool Springs handcrafted a series unique capes, with designs encouraging […]