“More Important Than Ever” Memorial Hermann infectious disease experts say getting flu shot is critical this year

by: George Kovacik Covid-19 has been with us since March and it doesn’t appear like it wants to leave anytime soon. I’m sure we would all happily buy it a one-way plane ticket into the abyss if we could, but as we know, life is not that simple. The fact is that it will probably [Continue Reading]

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On the Frontlines of COVID: “Our frontline nurses are heroes”

I became a nurse 22 years ago because I love being able to help people when they are in need. I’m a single mom with two kids, and I transferred from Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center to Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Medical Center almost a year ago for a shorter commute and a better work-life balance. [Continue Reading]

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Memorial Hermann’s Community Resource Center Addresses Health Needs in Greater Houston

By Jade Waddy Memorial Hermann Health System recently unveiled its first Community Resource Center, an innovative new concept that is part of a broader expansion of efforts aimed at better addressing the holistic needs of the southwest Houston community. “Our mission is to improve health, and we know that health care is only 20 percent [Continue Reading]

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Memorial Hermann opens new Susan & Fayez Sarofim Pavilion, critical care patient tower, on Texas Medical Center campus

Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center (TMC) recently opened the Susan & Fayez Sarofim Pavilion on its campus. The state-of-the-art, 17-story pavilion is the new home of the Red Duke Trauma Institute at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center one of only two adult Level I trauma centers in Houston; Memorial Hermann Life Flight®; the John. S. Dunn Burn Center, the only comprehensive burn [Continue Reading]

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The Key to Community

By Shannon Dillon “When everything is all said and done, I want to invite everyone back here for a party to help me celebrate being able to finally get back into my home,” said Evelyn Phillips. Phillips glanced at the volunteers inside of her home and then closed her tear-filled eyes to listen to the [Continue Reading]

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