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CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Sulphur Springs Investing In Education, Training to Reduce Maternal Deaths
Apr19

CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Sulphur Springs Investing In Education, Training to Reduce Maternal Deaths

Sulphur Springs – CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Sulphur Springs joins more than 200 Texas hospitals to reduce pregnancy-related deaths and complications through the TexasAIM program. Hospitals statewide are coming together to reduce the number of deaths due to obstetric hemorrhage, one of the most common causes of death and injury in the days immediately after pregnancy. The TexasAIM program seeks to reduce maternal deaths...

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Cigna and CHRISTUS Health Reach Agreement
Apr18

Cigna and CHRISTUS Health Reach Agreement

Cigna and CHRISTUS Health have reached an agreement that keeps CHRISTUS doctors, hospitals and other facilities in Cigna’s commercial network in Texas and Louisiana. “We are pleased to reach a new agreement with CHRISTUS Health that continues to provide our customers affordable access to CHRISTUS facilities,” said LaMonte Thomas, president of Cigna North Texas. “This is very good news for the people we serve. We welcome CHRISTUS...

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Chamber of Commerce, Hospital Partnering To Host “The Process of Care for Your Aging Parents” May 2
Apr13

Chamber of Commerce, Hospital Partnering To Host “The Process of Care for Your Aging Parents” May 2

The Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce and CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital—Sulphur Springs are partnering to present a panel discussion called The Process of Care for Your Aging Parents from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 2, at Sulphur Springs Country Club. Companies are invited to participate by renting a booth to distribute information and marketing materials about services offered for this specific topic. “This night is designed so...

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Dr. Mark Miller Celebrated At Retirement Reception
Apr05

Dr. Mark Miller Celebrated At Retirement Reception

Dr. Mark Miller takes time to enjoy friends, family, colleagues and patients during the reception held Friday in honor of his upcoming retirement, after about 54 years in medicine, the majority of which have been in Sulphur Springs. After more than 53 years of serving others Dr. W. Mark Miller is retiring from medicine. The physician moved to Sulphur Spring in 1970, and says he’s “thankful for all the years I’ve been able...

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55+ Health Fair and Hot Dog Supper
Mar29

55+ Health Fair and Hot Dog Supper

The 55+ Health Fair is coming up pretty quickly. We changed the time of the Health Fair this year to  help those Seniors who are never able to attend the morning Health Fairs.  This year it will be on Tuesday, April 2nd from 4:00 – 6:30 at the ROC at 1st  Baptist Church. We have 40 booths for you to check out.  There will be lots of information for you to look at. Please come get yourself...

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New CMO Dr. Martin Fielder is on OB/GYN Team at Trinity Clinic
Dec14

New CMO Dr. Martin Fielder is on OB/GYN Team at Trinity Clinic

CMO Dr. Martin Fielder, OB/GYN Dr. Martin Fielder brought a military medical background with him when he joined the Sulphur Springs medical community in 2013. Making the transition from serving at Bethesda Naval Hospital upon retirement from military service, he moved his family to Hopkins County, Texas. Since then, he has been part of the OB/GYN team at Trinity Clinic, and during 2018 was named to the administrative staff as Chief...

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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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