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2017 Most Wired

CHRISTUS Health Named 2017 Most Wired

Technology is making it easier for patients and providers to interact, thus improving communication, safety and patient-provider relationships. New tools are helping patients become more actively involved in their care and maintaining their health, according to results of the 19th Annual Health Care’s Most Wired® survey, released today by the American Hospital Association’s (AHA) Health Forum.

Telly Award 2017

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System (CSRHS) has been awarded three bronze Telly Awards for creating videos that captured the spirit of health and wellness at its network of Hospitals in San Antonio and New Braunfels, Texas.

 

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll

Our CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospitals have received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll. The award recognizes the hospitals’ commitment and success ensuring that stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.

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...