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  • Always Nurse Celebration
    Twice a year, we host a celebration for our Always Nurses: nurses perceived as always responsive and communicating well, asreflected by survey scores.
    Oct 12, 2020 | Full story
  • 37 Years of Miracles
    The 37th annual Children’s Miracle Network telethon took place in September, and although it was different due to COVID, we had an amazing turnout! This event has been hosted by KCBD for 37 years and all donations go to our kids at UMC Children’s Hospital
    Oct 12, 2020 | Full story
  • A New Class of UMC Heroes
    This summer, we officially welcomed our first ever class of UMC Emergency Medicine Residents! Each month, you have gotten to know two emergency medicine residents at a time right here. This month we bring you the last two of our inaugural residents.
    Oct 12, 2020 | Full story
  • 2020 DNV Survey
    Last month, we received our annual survey from DNV, an accreditation organization that represents CMS ( Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services).
    Oct 12, 2020 | Full story
  • About Physician’s Assistants
    We celebrated Physician Assistants (PAs) Week October 6-12. Now, and always, we recognize PAs and their contribution to healthcare.
    Oct 12, 2020 | Full story
  • Veteran Recognition
    UMC is grateful to U.S. Veterans for their service, and we like to show it! That’s why we have two key recognition programs in place for any veteran who is admitted to our hospital.
    Oct 12, 2020 | Full story
  • Empowering with Early Detection
    Join UMC in empowering women to get screened for breast cancer in our brand-new Breast Imaging Center this Breast Cancer Awareness Month!
    Oct 12, 2020 | Full story
  • UMC Express Care Clinic Provides Drive-Thru Flu Vaccines
    The UMC Express Care Clinic at South Plains Mall will provide a safe and easy way for the public to get their flu shot for the upcoming flu season.
    Oct 7, 2020 | Full story
  • UMC EMS Receives Gold Plus Recognition Award
    UMC EMS received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Plus Award for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience severe heart attacks.
    Sep 4, 2020 | Full story
  • CMN Miracle Kid Spotlight: Bethany Lee and Elizeth Andazola
    Help us continue to make miracle stories, like Abram’s, happen! Give to the Children’s Miracle Network at UMC Children’s Hospital today
    Sep 4, 2020 | Full story
  • Nurses Breakfast 2020
    One of the greatest strengths of UMC Health System is our dedicated, talented and loyal nursing staff.
    Sep 4, 2020 | Full story
  • A New Class of UMC Heroes
    This summer, we officially welcomed our first ever class of UMC Emergency Medicine Residents! And we want you to get to know them right here, each month.
    Sep 4, 2020 | Full story
  • Why Service is Our Passion: NICU
    A Neonatal ICU, or NICU, is a special ICU for newborns. The UMC NICU is a Level IV NICU, the highest designation for NICUs available in Texas. This means we provide the highest level of, and the most acute, care to neonatal patients.
    Sep 4, 2020 | Full story
  • Celebrating our Physicians
    Recognizing and honoring our physicians is important to us! We HAD to make sure we could still honor our physicians with a banquet this year, so we went virtual.
    Sep 4, 2020 | Full story
  • Zero Heroes - August 2020
    As most of you know, UMC has a goal of being a High Reliability Organization (HRO). This means, although we operate in high risk environments, we aim for ZERO preventable harm.
    Aug 12, 2020 | Full story
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