June 08, 2023
South Texas Health System McAllen Opens Dedicated Stroke Unit to Provide Specialized Care to Stroke Patients Following Critical Care
The new 30-bed unit will feature a specialized team of physicians, nurses, physical therapists and support staff dedicated to providing quality, compassionate stroke care
May 31, 2023
South Texas Health System Behavioral Reminds Veterans That Emergency Mental Health Treatment Is Available at no Cost
With the Veterans Comprehensive Prevention, Access to Care, and Treatment (COMPACT) Act now in effect, veterans are able to receive treatment at any mental healthcare facility at no cost to them.
May 26, 2023
In commemoration of EMS Week and Stroke Awareness Month, the STHS Neurosciences & Stroke Institute hosted a stroke education session for paramedics and emergency medical technicians to help improve medical response to strokes locally.
May 26, 2023
Emergency Medical Providers With South Texas Health System Donate $7,000 to Help Victims of Devastating Laguna Heights Tornado
STHS ER physicians donated the funds to the Point Isabel ISD and a Laguna Heights family left homeless after the deadly tornado in the Port Isabel community on May 13 to help with disaster relief efforts.
May 24, 2023
South Texas Health System Behavioral Brings Together Community Leaders to Address the Current State of Mental Health in the Rio Grande Valley
Featuring local experts who champion mental health in their respective fields, the panel discussion also highlighted key issues impacting the mental health of our community and how we can work through them together.
April 25, 2023
The funds, totaling $8,283, were raised during South Texas Health System’s 2022 Steps for Stroke challenge.
April 20, 2023
South Texas Health System Edinburg Hosts Special Conference for Roma High School to Promote Careers in the Hospital
The conference was held in partnership with Region One’s Pathways Aligned to Health Science (PATHS) Project.
April 19, 2023
South Texas Health System Recognizes Two City of Pharr EMS First Responders With its Hometown Heroes Award
The two advanced emergency medical technicians are recognized for the swift and careful medical attention they provided to revive a cardiac arrest patient.
April 13, 2023
South Texas Health System Edinburg Honors the Lifesaving Contributions of Donors During Special Celebration of Life
In commemoration of Donate Life Month, the ceremony featured remarks by the mother of an organ donor and a 15-year-old kidney recipient.
April 10, 2023
The certification from the American College of Emergency Physicians recognizes STHS ER Alamo’s commitment to providing dedicated quality, compassionate care for the Valley’s senior population.