May is American Stroke Awareness Month, dedicated to increasing the public’s understanding of this debilitating event. The incidence of strokes is the number four cause of death in the United States. Every forty seconds, someone in this country suffers a stroke. Eighty percent (80 %) of strokes are preventable, yet studies show that most Americans [...]
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Connally Memorial Medical Center has received the Texas Hospital Quality Improvement Bronze Award from TMF® Health Quality Institute, the Medicare Quality Improvement Organization for Texas. The Texas Hospital Quality Improvement Award program, sponsored by TMF, Texas Hospital Association and Texas Organization of Rural and Community Hospitals recognizes Texas hospitals that have undertaken quality initiatives to [...]
Fred Nethken awoke Monday, April 7, struggling to breathe. Recently having undergone a carotid endarterectomy to reduce his risk of a stroke, Fred’s left vocal chord had needed a supplementary injection in order to help him breathe normally. Unfortunately, Fred suffered an adverse reaction to the injection which was causing his vocal chords to [swell [...]
Wilson County’s premier choice for local health and specialty care, Connally Memorial Medical Center, offers the community something that few other rural hospitals can: a fully digital Imaging Center. With a focus on growth, [...]
On March 30, 2014, the nation celebrated National Doctor’s Day – a day devoted to honoring those who have chosen to dedicate their professional education, experience and very lives to the improved healthcare of others. Connally Memorial Medical Center would like to publicly recognize and thank all of our local physicians for their skill and [...]
It’s that time once again! Connally Memorial Medical Center is hosting another blood drive on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. We are gearing up our blood drives for the summer in order to help maintain blood supplies throughout South Texas. Your donation helps serve our community and truly saves lives. [...]
On April 5th, golfers from Wilson County and the surrounding areas will do their part to support the healthcare advances across the region. The Consolata Healthcare Foundation is hosting its first recent fundraising golf [...]
Wilson County’s premier choice for local health and specialty care, Connally Memorial Medical Center, offers the community something that few other rural hospitals can: a dedicated team of world-class specialists close to home. With a recent focus on growth, Connally Memorial has set its sights on expanding the availability of quality care within the community. [...]
We hope to see you Wednesday, March 19th from 12:00 - 1:00 pm in our conference room as representatives from Warm Springs Rehabilitation join us for a free lunch and health discussion! "Spring into Fitness" with Warm Springs! Please RSVP to Lori at (830) 393-1311.