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Burnside wins Award

April 13th, 2016|0 Comments

Brian Burnside, FACHE, CEO of Connally Memorial Medical Center, received the Texas Hospital Association’s 2015 Pioneer Award earlier this year.  This award recognizes a rural hospital administrator or CEO who demonstrates creative and innovative leadership.

Lunch & Learn with Dr. Nayak

June 3rd, 2015|Comments Off on Lunch & Learn with Dr. Nayak

From February 2015, we recorded Dr. Nayak's Lunch & Learn and have posted it here for anyone who is interested in learning more about stress, your heart and overall wellness in life. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7bHa9DMNq8 [...]

CMMC A Great Place to Work

March 26th, 2015|0 Comments

FLORESVILLE, TEXAS — Connally Memorial Medical Center announced today that it has been named by Becker's Hospital Review as one of the "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare." The organizations featured on the list were selected [...]

Dinner and Discussion: “The Diet with a Degree of Difference… A Medical Degree”

January 5th, 2015|0 Comments

With the New Year comes all of the New Year's resolutions! Let Dr. Profenna help you keep them for good with the Connally Memorial Center for Medical Weight Loss. Attend this special free health discussion and [...]

Floresville Stroke Survivor Tells Her Story

November 19th, 2014|0 Comments

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8pA1EBJYHtM By taking this short survey you can learn the important points about recognizing and responding quickly to stroke symptoms. Here is the link to the survey, (5 minutes) https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/5SN292T

Happy National Radiologic Technology Week!

November 4th, 2014|0 Comments

 

Early Detection Vital to Treating Breast Cancer

October 15th, 2014|0 Comments

Submitted by Justin Boatsman, M.D. Breast Imaging and Intervention South Texas Radiology October is a month to raise awareness about breast cancer - to remind men and women that despite many advances in treatment and [...]

Adults Need Vaccinations Too!

August 22nd, 2014|0 Comments

Connally Memorial Medical Center Celebrates National Immunization Awareness Month  Every year, thousands of adults in the United States suffer serious health problems, are hospitalized, or even die from diseases that could have been prevented by [...]

Introducing “SeeMore” CMMC’s New Portable X-Ray

August 12th, 2014|0 Comments

The newest member of the CMMC Imaging family has arrived! Meet SeeMore, the Siemens Mobilette XP Hybrid portable X-Ray unit. As modern medicine advances, looking inside of the body has become easier and safer. Designed [...]

Introducing Connally Memorial’s Center for Medical Weight Loss

June 17th, 2014|0 Comments

Introducing the diet with a degree of difference. A medical degree. Under the direction of Dr. Leonardo Profenna, Connally Memorial Medical Center would like to announce a non-surgical, physician supervised, completely personalized weight loss program. [...]

CMMC Makes a Difference

June 3rd, 2014|0 Comments

Be Stroke Smart

May 16th, 2014|0 Comments

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 [...]

Connally Memorial Recognized for High Quality Care

May 15th, 2014|0 Comments

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, [...]

Connally Clinic System Saves a Life

May 15th, 2014|0 Comments

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 [...]

Connally Goes 100% Digital

May 14th, 2014|0 Comments

                                          Wilson County’s premier choice for local health and specialty care, Connally Memorial Medical Center, [...]

EMS/Fire/Law Enforcement Appreciation BBQ

May 13th, 2014|0 Comments

Join us on May 21st as we show our appreciation to our local EMS, Fire and Law Enforcement personnel. Please RSVP to Mandi Sralla at (830) 393-1345.

CMMC Says “Thank You” to Local Physicians for National Doctor’s Day

March 31st, 2014|0 Comments

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. [...]

CMMC to Host Blood Drive April 2, 2014

March 27th, 2014|0 Comments

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 [...]

Consolata Healthcare Foundation Golf Tournament

March 17th, 2014|0 Comments

                                          On April 5th, golfers from Wilson County and the surrounding areas will do their [...]

World Class Specialists Close to Home

March 4th, 2014|0 Comments

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 [...]

Lunch & Learn With Warm Springs Rehabilitation

February 24th, 2014|0 Comments

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" [...]

Heart Attack Risk Calculator

January 29th, 2014|0 Comments

With American Heart Month right around the corner, one of your most vital organs is in the spotlight once again! While you should keep your heart on your mind all the time, February aims to [...]

Lunch & Learn with Dr. Ekmark

January 21st, 2014|0 Comments

Connally Memorial Urgent Care & Health Center Grand Opening

January 6th, 2014|0 Comments

Please join us this Friday, January 10, at our Connally Memorial Urgent Care & Health Center for our grand opening celebration at 11:00 a.m. Refreshments will be available as we officially announce our open doors [...]

Lunch & Learn with Dr. Jeffrey Faulkner, ENT

December 2nd, 2013|0 Comments

Jeffrey A. Faulkner, M.D. Join Dr. Jeffrey Faulkner on December 12th, from 12:00-1:00 p.m. for a great Lunch & Learn. Open to anyone with questions about their ears, nose or throat! The topic [...]

Christmas at Connally

December 2nd, 2013|0 Comments

                    Join us December 11th at 11:30 a.m. in our main lobby for "Christmas at Connally"! Enjoy complimentary hot chocolate and cookies as the Floresville High [...]

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy – What It Is… and Isn’t

November 19th, 2013|0 Comments

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy – What It Is…and Isn’t By Dr. Leonardo Profenna, MD, MPH Medical Director Advanced Wound Care Clinic Connally Memorial Medical Center Dr. Profenna recently retired from the USAF after 22 years of [...]

CMMC Welcomes Dr. Jeffrey A. Faulkner, Ear, Nose and Throat Physician

November 18th, 2013|0 Comments

We are excited to welcome yet another wonderful specialist to the CMMC family! Dr. Faulkner started his practice this morning, November 18, 2013 and is now accepting new patients! Call to schedule your appointment today: [...]

Holiday Gift Certificates Now Available!

November 18th, 2013|0 Comments

Call Dr. Leila King Peterson today! Gift certificates are now available. (830) 393-1747

CMMC Welcomes Dr. Mosaab A. Hasan, Gastroenterologist

November 11th, 2013|0 Comments

Dr. Hasan is board certified in Gastroenterology and will be practicing a broad spectrum of procedures and examinations. Call today to schedule your appointment! He is now accepting new patients!

CMMC’s 2013 Halloween Costume and Pumpkin Carving Contest

November 5th, 2013|0 Comments

Employees at Connally Memorial Medical Center showed “spook-tacular” Halloween spirit again this year, as they dressed the part for Halloween.  Hospital Volunteers and Wellness Program participants judged a wide variety of creative entries, and each [...]

November Wellness Calendar

October 29th, 2013|0 Comments

Contact Lori Marroquin at (830) 393-1311 or by e-mail at lmarroquin@www.connallymmc.org for more information on how to join our wonderful wellness program for free.

Digital Mammography Capital Campaign Kicks Off!

October 28th, 2013|0 Comments

This Friday we, in cooperation with the Consolata Healthcare Foundation, released our capital campaign in order to obtain a new digital mammography machine. Digital mammography offers lower average radiation doses and increased rates of early [...]

For the Cause Fashion Show October 28, 2013

October 25th, 2013|0 Comments

Now Ministries will be hosting their 3rd annual "For the Cause Fashion Show" on October 28, 2013. Doors will open at 6 p.m. for a social hour. After that, there will be speakers and the [...]

Floresville Peanut Festival 2013

October 25th, 2013|0 Comments

CMMC came out to support the 2013 Floresville Peanut Festival parade on Saturday, October 12! Our employees showed up in full force to go "Fishing for Your Better Health". Thanks, everyone, for showing up and [...]

100 Free Flu Shot Clinic

October 10th, 2013|0 Comments

Don't let the flu slow you down this season! Join CMMC at our 100 Free Flu Shot Clinic October 15th, 2013, from 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. in the main hospital lobby.  

Low Cost Mammogram Clinic in October

October 10th, 2013|0 Comments

Our low cost mammogram clinic will be taking place from October 14th-18th! Call us for details and to schedule your appointment! Amanda Richardson(830) 393-1313

October Wellness Calendar

October 10th, 2013|0 Comments

Our "I Heart Health" program has grown to over 250 people who join together to improve their health! This month, we have a lot of fun classes planned. Come out and join us!!

New classes on June wellness Calendar

June 4th, 2013|0 Comments

More than 160 people have joined our new wellness program, "I Heart Health."  Join for free to enjoy fun activities to keep your heart healthy. Members enjoy walking groups, pilates, Zumba, line dancing, health seminars, nutrition [...]

Have you joined “I Heart Health”?

March 21st, 2013|0 Comments

More than 100 people have joined our new wellness program, "I Heart Health."  Join for free to enjoy fun activities to keep your heart healthy. Beginning in April,  will offer walking groups, health tips, nutrition advice [...]

Staff Spotlight: Linda Dunn, R.N.

January 24th, 2013|0 Comments

Linda Dunn, R.N., is CMMC’s Infection Control & Employee Health Nurse She manages all TB Testing and Vaccination Records, standard precaution and Employee Health/Injuries/Exposures for Connally Memorial Medical Center.Dunn has worked at CMMC [...]

You’re Invited. Free to the Community!

January 23rd, 2013|0 Comments

Have you called or emailed your R.S.V.P.? Don't miss our premier health event of the year. Call or email us today at 830-393-1311 or ketringer@www.connallymmc.org

In 2013, Connally Memorial Medical Center is here for you

January 17th, 2013|0 Comments

Dear Friends, Happy New Year! You are probably working hard on your resolutions, and that's a great thing! Resolutions are a time-honored tradition because they signify a fresh new beginning and hope for better things [...]

CMMC Donates Turkeys to Local Food Banks

December 12th, 2012|0 Comments

CMMC Donates Turkeys to Local Food Banks   Connally Memorial Medical Center celebrated Thanksgiving a little early this year. CMMC’s Thirty Minute Club purchased turkeys to be given to employees as they came in to [...]

November Lunch and Learn

December 12th, 2012|0 Comments

David Santiago, M.D., provided valuable information to members of our community concerning the effects and symptoms of diabetes. He also stresses how important it is, especially during the holidays to watch what you are eating, [...]

Connally Memorial Medical Center Awarded Federal Grant

October 20th, 2012|0 Comments

Connally Memorial Medical Center was awarded a Rural Health Network Development Planning Grant in the amount of $84,935 To support the planning phase of research, development, and presentation of planning documents for a county wide [...]

F.R. Wade Krause, M.D. Receives Prestigious Certification

October 18th, 2012|0 Comments

Connally Memorial Medical Center's F. R. Wade Krause, M.D. has successfully completed the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) Part II Oral Certifying Examination.The ABOS certification process consists of two parts. The first part is [...]

Connally Memorial Medical Center IN THE PINK!!

October 18th, 2012|0 Comments

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and CMMC Staff is showing their support. Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday for the month of October are “PINK DAYS” at CMMC. Numerous employees have purchased black t-shirts with [...]

Marco Nicasio, RN, BSN, CHRN, has been named Director of Wound Care

August 14th, 2012|0 Comments

Marco Nicasio, RN, BSN, CHRN, has been named Director of Wound Care and Hyperbaric Services at Connally Memorial Medical Center. As a service of CMMC, the Wound Care Center specializes in the treatment of chronic [...]

Edward Elmer, M.D. has been re-certified

August 14th, 2012|Comments Off on Edward Elmer, M.D. has been re-certified

Connally Memorial Medical Center’s Edward Elmer, M.D. has been re-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery in March of this year, effective until 2022.   The extensive re-certification process includes Board review of Dr. [...]

Physician Spotlight: Curtis Grote, M.D. Emergency Medicine

July 19th, 2012|0 Comments

Curtis Grote, M.D. serves as the Medical Director for Emergency and Trauma Services at Connally Memorial Medical Center. A graduate of Texas A&M University in College Station, Dr. Grote came to CMMC in August of [...]

CMMC is proud to announce

July 19th, 2012|0 Comments

Floresville, TX – Connally Memorial Medical Center is proud to announce that Amanda Sralla, RN has accepted the position of Director of Emergency Services for the hospital. Sralla has worked for the hospital for over [...]

Calcium Scoring Test for Coronary Heart Disease now available

July 19th, 2012|0 Comments

Cardiac calcium scoring is a screening tool used to detect calcium deposits in coronary arteries. The existence of calcium deposits is directly linked to coronary plaque, which in turn, is directly connected to the risk [...]

Dr. Gustavo Gross gives snakebite presentation

June 4th, 2012|0 Comments

On Saturday, April 28, Dr. Gustavo Gross gave a presentation on snakebites at the Connally Memorial Medical Center annual health fair. There was critical information that he shared, not only to safe lives but to [...]

Connally Memorial Medical Center Receives Prestigious Quality Award

June 4th, 2012|0 Comments

Pictured from (l to r) Alan Mutz, RN, Sue Tackitt, RN, Carla F. Ortique, MD, TMF Board of Trustee and Irene Henry, RN Connally Memorial Medical Center Receives Prestigious Quality Award Connally Memorial Medical Center [...]

Connally Memorial Obtains New CT Scanner

June 4th, 2012|0 Comments

Pictures (l to r) Barbara Smith, RT and Lisa DeLaGarza, RT Connally Memorial Obtains New CT Scanner Connally Memorial Medical Center has just installed a new 16 slice CT scanner.  The use of this new [...]

Connally Memorial Hyperbaric and Wound Care Center

April 6th, 2012|0 Comments

At the March 6th board meeting, it was voted to amend the Hospital’s capital budget to include the purchase of two 36 inch hyperbaric oxygen chambers and other equipment that would be needed to bring [...]

Connally Memorial Medical Center Receives Prestigious Quality Award

April 6th, 2012|0 Comments

Connally Memorial Medical Center received notification on March 21st from Texas Medical Foundation (TMF) they had won a Texas Health Care Quality Improvement Award by achieving gains in key clinical areas designated as national health [...]

CMMC Observes American Heart Month

February 22nd, 2012|0 Comments

On Friday, February 17, Dr Devraj Nayak, Cardiologist staffed with Connally Memorial Medical Center, was the guest speaker for a Lunch and Learn seminar on Heart Health. Dr. Nayak’s presentation was in observance of February [...]

Not the Same Ole Hospital Food

February 21st, 2012|0 Comments

Healthcare Services Group (HCSG) based out of Pennsylvania has been providing dietary services for Connally Memorial Medical Center since August 2011. The recently implemented new menus for the patients along with upscale room service for [...]

CMMC Observes Breast Cancer Awareness Month

November 21st, 2011|0 Comments

(Floresville, Texas October 31, 2011) Breast Cancer is one of the most common cancers that plague women today. According to the American Cancer Society, there will be an estimated 192,370 cases of invasive breast cancer [...]

Hospital Board Approves $948,000 Capital Budget

October 7th, 2011|0 Comments

The Wilson County Hospital District Board of Directors unanimously approved the FY2012 Capital Budget at the Wednesday, September 14 meeting.             The Capital Budget is comprised of items that range in cost from $5,000 to [...]

CMMC Welcomes Urologist to Connally Multi-specialty Clinic

October 7th, 2011|0 Comments

Connally Memorial Medical Center is proud to announce that J. Mansel Harris, M.D.  a Board Certified Urologist, is seeing new  patients at the CMMC Multi-Specialty Clinic and will also be utilizing CMMC’s Surgical Department.   [...]

CMMC Director of Financial Services Obtains CPA Licensure

October 7th, 2011|0 Comments

Julie G. Rowell, the Director of Financial Services at Connally Memorial Medical Center has recently received her Certified Public Accountant license.  “We are fortunate to have a CPA in our financial services,” says Karl Hittle, [...]

New Physicians in Key Areas at CMMC

September 1st, 2011|0 Comments

In an ongoing effort to accommodate growth and the ever-changing medical needs of Wilson County, Connally Memorial Medical Center (CMMC) is pleased to announce that Victoria Emergency Associates is providing physician coverage for both the [...]

CMMC Announces Extended Cardiac Coverage

September 1st, 2011|0 Comments

(Floresville, Texas  August 19, 2011)  In a continuous effort to provide expanded medical services to patients here in Wilson County, Connally Memorial Medical Center would like to announce that Cardiologist, Dr. Devraj Nayak, will be [...]

CMMC Provides Full-time Bone Densitometry Testing

September 1st, 2011|0 Comments

Connally Memorial Medical Center proudly announces bone density testing on a full time basis due to the recent purchase of a bone densitometer. CMMC has provided bone density testing on a part time basis for [...]

CMMC Obtains Flyte Suits

June 1st, 2011|0 Comments

The Stryker Flyte Suit has become the newest addition to the long list of purchases made by Consolata Healthcare Foundation in support of Connally Memorial Medical Center. “This generous contribution to the CMMC Surgery Department [...]

CMMC Sport Medicine TV Commercial

October 30th, 2010|0 Comments

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