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Mission Lifeline 2017

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – New Braunfels (CSRH –NB) has received the Mission: Lifeline® Silver Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks.

 

 

How Colon Cancer Can Make Young Adults Sick

Dr. Randy Rogers, colorectal and gastrointestinal surgeon at CHRISTUS Santa Rosa, speaks with CSRLiveWell about the surge in cases of colon and bowel cancers in young people, the risks, and how lifestyles play a role.

Retired firefighter kidney

An organ recipient is celebrating the anniversary of the kidney transplant that saved his life! Jay Williams, a retired San Antonio firefighter, spoke of the generosity of his family friend who donated a kidney, giving him the gift of life.

 

NB Door to Balloon time

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – New Braunfels (CSRH-NB) leads the South Texas area when it comes to the emergency treatment of patients, providing faster care for emergency department patients and heart attack victims.

 

CHRISTUS joins Medicare Initiative To Cut Patient Health Care Costs

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced 121 new participants – representing 49 states and the District of Columbia – in an innovative initiative – Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) – designed to improve the care patients receive in the health care system and lowers costs. ...

5 Things to Know about your Election Stress

A recent national survey shows nearly half of Americans say the election is stressing them out. Go figure! Imelda Sanchez MSN, RN, works in behavioral health at CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – Medical Center. She says knowing where the anxiety is coming from and how to deal with it could...

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System names new Chief Medical Officer

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System welcomes Dr. Ken Davis as the Chief Medical Officer for CHRISTUS Health South Texas. Dr. Davis’ role includes overseeing both the San Antonio Santa Rosa and Corpus Christi Spohn Markets, as he leads and implements the clinical direction for the two health systems. “I’m...

Military Priest celebrates his faith on the front lines

The priest believed to be the last to celebrate Mass at the altar of a 1,400 year old monastery in Mosul, Iraq, prior to it being razed by ISIS is coming to San Antonio to share his stories of faith with his fellow chaplains. Father Jeffrey Whorton (Major, U.S. Army,...

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital - New Braunfels Receives Prestigious International Award

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital - New Braunfels (CSRH – NB) has received prestigious international recognition as a Baby-Friendly Designated birth facility, becoming the first hospital to be honored with this award in central and south Texas. “We are so excited with this award, because our nurses and Associates work...