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Healthcare Foundation Joins “Bras for the Cause” to Raise Funds  for New 3-D Mammography Equipment
Oct15

Healthcare Foundation Joins “Bras for the Cause” to Raise Funds for New 3-D Mammography Equipment

Meredith Caddell, CEO Hopkins County Healthcare Foundation According to Meredith Caddell, CEO of the Hopkins County Healthcare Foundation, the local community has embraced the “Bras for a Cause” nation-wide event during October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month. A fundraising bra decorating contest is currently going on, with numerous displays set up in local businesses around the county. In addition to the Business Category,...

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New CHRISTUS “Generations”  and Individual Health Plans Are Available For Persons Under 65 and Over 65
Oct12

New CHRISTUS “Generations” and Individual Health Plans Are Available For Persons Under 65 and Over 65

New for 2019, an Advantage Healthcare plan through CHRISTUS Mother Frances Health Care Network! Matt Miles, Director of CHRISTUS Health Plan Sales joined us during the KSST Good Morning Show with Enola Gay to explain the new “Generations” product. This Advantage Plan for persons age 65 and older will increase it’s coverage area to thirteen Northeast Texas counties as of January 1, 2019, based on the CHRISTUS network...

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Hopkins County EMS AMBUS, MPV4-01, Attends City of Rockport TX Hurricane Harvey Anniversary Event
Aug25

Hopkins County EMS AMBUS, MPV4-01, Attends City of Rockport TX Hurricane Harvey Anniversary Event

East Texas very own local EMS responders Hopkins County EMS AMBUS “MPV4-01” which served during Hurricane Harvey marked the anniversary by attending the City of Rockport and Aransas County Hurricane Harvey Anniversary Event – “Onward”.  The event was to honor the community and first responders for their efforts during and after Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Aransas County.  Dignitaries in attendance were US Congressman Michael...

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Video Presentation: CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic-Sulphur Springs Opens New Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Clinic
Aug23

Video Presentation: CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic-Sulphur Springs Opens New Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Clinic

Dedication and Grand Opening of the CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic Orthopedic and Sports Medicine facility gave the public a look at the expansion of services enabling a broader scope of care for Dr. Richard Graves and his staff.  In welcoming guests Hospital Administrator Paul Harvey said the building was a part of the CHRISTUS goal of expanding the healing ministry of Jesus Christ. Dr. Graves stated that he has awaited the new facility. He...

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CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic Brings Highly Specialized Physician to the Sulphur Springs & Winnsboro
Aug16

CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic Brings Highly Specialized Physician to the Sulphur Springs & Winnsboro

Sulphur Springs, Winnsboro TX – Patients seeking relief from gastrointestinal and liver ailment in the Sulphur Springs and Winnsboro areas will now have expert help with the addition of Mena Milad, M.D., to CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic – Sulphur Springs, the CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Sulphur Springs medical staff, and the CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Winnsboro medical staff. “CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic, Dr....

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CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Jacksonville Welcomes New Provider
Sep29

CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Jacksonville Welcomes New Provider

TYLER, TX – CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Neuroscience Institute welcomed neurosurgeon Nicholas Andrade, M.D., to serve the patients of their thriving regional practice at the beginning of August. “We are excited to add Dr. Andrade to our already outstanding team at the CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Neuroscience Institute,” said Kelly Weisinger, Administrative Director for the CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Neuroscience...

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A Sneak Peek at the New AMBUS
Aug10

A Sneak Peek at the New AMBUS

By Savannah Owens Brent Smith , EMS Director, and Jeff Sanderson, EMS team member, took KSST on a private tour of their new AMBUS, and KSST is sharing that with you! “The bus is owned by the state. There are 13 of them allocated to each location by the State.” Sanderson expressed excitement at this big honor. The bus can be used in any disaster-type situation such as “hurricane deployments, and the human trafficking...

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Press Release: Hopkins County EMS and CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital-Sulphur Springs Announce a New Resource for Our Medical Community
Aug08

Press Release: Hopkins County EMS and CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital-Sulphur Springs Announce a New Resource for Our Medical Community

(Sulphur Springs, TX)- Hopkins County EMS and CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital-Sulphur Springs is pleased to announce that we are now a host agency and operator of a State Emergency Medical Task Force AMBUS. The AMBUS is a multi-patient transport vehicle similar to the ambulances that Hopkins County EMS operates. The AMBUS can carry up to 20 patients lying supine and the patients can receive treatment while transporting from a large...

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ACTS OF LOVE Meeting (Adults Coming Together Serving)
Jun05

ACTS OF LOVE Meeting (Adults Coming Together Serving)

Monday, June 5th the ACTS of Love had their regular monthly meeting.   The Special Speakers were Stacey Wetzel and Shelley Steger with  CIMA Hospice. Stacey and Shelley spoke about the Hospice Program and asked the Volunteer Group if any of them would like to be Volunteers with CIMA Hospice. The meeting was very informative. If you would like to be a Volunteer for CIMA Please contact: Shelley Steger, Volunteer Coordinator at (903)...

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Hopkins County Marine Corps League and American Legion Raise Flags for Memorial Day
May29

Hopkins County Marine Corps League and American Legion Raise Flags for Memorial Day

The proclamation issued by President Donald Trump this morning said; “We pause again to pray for the souls of the heroes who one century ago never returned home after helping restore peace in Europe.” On Memorial Day it is customary for Presidents to honor veterans who died in service to our country. The Hopkins County Marine Corps League 1357 and American Legion 66 raised the flags at Celebration plaza, at noon today in...

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