CHRISTUS Spohn News

Harvey Update

As CHRISTUS Spohn returns to normal operations after Hurricane Harvey, I would like to thank our South Texas community for their patience during the implementation of our Health Systems’ emergency preparedness plan.  Taking care of your loved ones is a privilege that we take seriously.  

CHRISTUS Spohn Celebrates Graduation of Resident Physicians, Welcomes New Class

The physician leaders of tomorrow are ready to step out into the world and make their mark with the graduation of eight Emergency Medicine and 12 Family Medicine Resident Physicians. CHRISTUS Spohn Health System celebrates the graduation of its third-year Resident Physicians each year with a special ceremony...

CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Alice Earns Pathway to Excellence® Designation

At CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Alice, Coastal Bend nurses can feel confident they have a place to work that will support them and help them grow professionally. The hospital has just achieved the Pathway to Excellence® designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), recognizing hospitals which support and...

CHRISTUS Spohn to Donate Over 20,000 Flu Shots

Now is the time to protect yourself from the flu, and CHRISTUS Spohn is helping the community do it for free. Influenza remains a serious disease that affects the health of thousands of Americans each winter, adding up to extra hospital visits and lost time in the workplace.

Two Spohn Nurses Receive Life-Changing Education Opportunity

Two CHRISTUS Spohn Associates are full time moms, full time nurses, and now thanks to CHRISTUS, full time students. Mary Lisa Duarte, RN and Yamily Moreno, RN are going to further their education with full ride scholarships for a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Program from the UT Health Science...

CHRISTUS Spohn Pokemon Go Advisory

At CHRISTUS Spohn, we strive to maintain a quiet, healing environment for our patients, as well as an efficient work environment for our physicians and other Associates. While we appreciate that Pokémon Go encourages movement, playing games of this nature are not appropriate in a hospital setting, which can contain...

CHRISTUS Spohn Welcomes Chief Operating Officer

CHRISTUS Spohn Health System is excited to welcome Justin Doss, FACHE, to the CHRISTUS Spohn family. Doss will assume the role of Chief Operating Officer for the Health System on June 27, 2016. In his new role, Doss will provide leadership and oversight of operations for each of...