Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. - Archive (blog)

2019
August
21,
2019
| 12:27 AM America/Chicago
San Antonio area clinics will be closed on Thursday, Aug. 22 for regular monthly staff trainings.  ...
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August
06,
2019
| 11:14 PM America/Chicago
It's been a little over ten months since I joined Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. as President & CEO. It has been an incredible experience so far and I am constantly excited and impressed by the team members and partners I’ve bee...
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June
11,
2019
| 10:32 PM America/Chicago
Diabetes and depression occur together in the same person, but in American healthcare, they’re treated separately: The brain and the body get healthcare in different buildings, by different doctors, with different billing systems and different health...
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May
20,
2019
| 05:59 PM America/Chicago
Click here for the latest legislative updates from our Policy & Advocacy team on the Texas 86th Legislative Session. ...
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May
09,
2019
| 06:02 PM America/Chicago
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April
30,
2019
| 05:05 PM America/Chicago
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April
25,
2019
| 07:58 PM America/Chicago
On April 8, 2019, citizens across Texas commemorated Community Health Worker Day, as proclaimed by Texas Governor Greg Abbott. The observance celebrates the efforts of Community Health Workers who conduct outreach and health education, provide suppor...
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April
23,
2019
| 04:54 PM America/Chicago
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April
16,
2019
| 12:37 AM America/Chicago
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April
08,
2019
| 09:15 PM America/Chicago
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April
03,
2019
| 12:00 AM America/Chicago
The person who starts the race is not the same person who finishes the race. Whether you’re competing with others or yourself, a marathon is a test of resilience and endurance. Nobody wakes up one day and runs 26.2 miles. There’s coaching, training a...
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April
01,
2019
| 04:39 PM America/Chicago
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March
22,
2019
| 08:19 PM America/Chicago
On Jan. 31, Oanh Maroney-Omitade, VP for Clinical Operations, was honored to speak at The Health Cell’s 2019 State of the Industry event, alongside Sarah Hogan from the South Texas Regional Advisory Council (STRAC), a unique and unprecedented partner...
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March
19,
2019
| 04:29 PM America/Chicago
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March
08,
2019
| 04:52 PM America/Chicago
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March
01,
2019
| 05:36 PM America/Chicago
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February
26,
2019
| 04:15 PM America/Chicago
Imagine being a kid again and sitting in class feeling sick. Now imagine having parents that have no access to healthcare with limited financial resources. And, not knowing where to take their child for the medical care they need. ...
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February
25,
2019
| 10:38 PM America/Chicago
Sneezing, coughing, congestion, itchy eyes, runny nose and feeling achy? So, could it be a cold, allergies or the flu? That is the question often asked by patients seeking relief. Dr. Edward Dick, senior vice president of integrated health services a...
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February
22,
2019
| 09:47 PM America/Chicago
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February
21,
2019
| 04:04 PM America/Chicago
Vaccinations protect our public’s health by preventing outbreaks and resurgence of diseases that have not been around in many years. I challenge you to be an advocate for promoting the importance of routine immunizations and to join me in not only pr...
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February
18,
2019
| 10:08 PM America/Chicago
Abigail, an 11th-grade student at East Central Independent School District (ECISD), in San Antonio, isn’t shy about sharing her dreams for the future, especially when it comes to a career in healthcare.  “I want to become an obstetrician-gynecologist...
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February
15,
2019
| 11:09 PM America/Chicago
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February
01,
2019
| 09:49 PM America/Chicago
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January
25,
2019
| 10:38 PM America/Chicago
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January
22,
2019
| 04:52 PM America/Chicago
Systems change efforts sometimes grapple with a tension between: a) urgency to address brokenness that continues to do harm, and b) patience to gather enough resources and the right leaders to be effective and successful. Strategies to reduce health ...
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January
14,
2019
| 08:00 PM America/Chicago
By now, you’ve probably seen and heard plenty of advertisements on how to get fit in 2019. For many, it’s a goal set at the start of the new year. However, making too many resolutions can be overwhelming which is why some folks often break them early...
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January
04,
2019
| 09:56 PM America/Chicago
With days to go before the start of the 86th Legislative Session, Methodist Healthcare Ministries is gearing up to review hundreds of bills impacting the health and well-being of all Texans, especially our most vulnerable citizens. In this newsletter...
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2018
December
21,
2018
| 11:26 PM America/Chicago
Tears of joy rolled down Maria’s face, as she touched one of the glittery ornaments on her new Christmas tree. Maria, a client at Methodist Healthcare Ministries’ Wesley Health & Wellness Center, is one of the sixty-five individuals and families who ...
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December
21,
2018
| 06:19 PM America/Chicago
Since the first Europeans set foot in the Americas, racism has been a defining factor in the health and well-being of people inhabiting this land. As long as some people continue to benefit from a conscious or subconscious belief that they are superi...
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December
14,
2018
| 04:15 PM America/Chicago
With less than a month to go before the start of the 86th Legislative Session, Methodist Healthcare Ministries is gearing up to review hundreds of bills impacting the health and well-being of all Texans, especially our most vulnerable citizens. In th...
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