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UMH has received re-designation as a Level IV Basic Trauma Facility
Aug 16, 2019 /

UMH has received re-designation as a Level IV Basic Trauma Facility

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After a 2-day survey by the Texas EMS Trauma and Acute Care Foundation (TETAF), Uvalde Memorial Hospital (UMH) has received re-designation as a Level IV Basic Trauma Facility by the Department of State Health Services (DSHS). Trauma levels range from 1-4. UMH Trauma Program has improved throughout the years, and for the first time, has achieved a survey with zero deficiencies, which is a tremendous accomplishment for any trauma facility.


Newly Certified Babysitters
Aug 12, 2019 /

Newly Certified Babysitters

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After completing the Safesitter Babysitter Training Program on August 12, 2019 at Uvalde Memorial Hospital, 10 area youth ages sixth through eighth grade are newly certified for babysitting.


First in Region to Offer Genius 3D Mammography Exams
Aug 6, 2019 /

First in Region to Offer Genius 3D Mammography Exams

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Uvalde Memorial Hospital is excited to offer Genius™ 3D Mammography™ exams, developed by Hologic, Inc., a worldwide leader in Women’s Health.


UMH Auxiliary 2019 Scholarship Recipients
Aug 5, 2019 /

UMH Auxiliary 2019 Scholarship Recipients

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The Uvalde Memorial Hospital Auxiliary met for their monthly meeting on Monday, August 5. 2019 fall scholarship recipients were announced and introduced.


Laboratory Department Earns The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval
Jul 29, 2019 /

Laboratory Department Earns The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval

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Uvalde Memorial Hospital’s laboratory department has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval®for Laboratory Services Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal of Approval®is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care.


New Nurse Practitioner Joins UMSA and Sabinal Clinic
Jul 29, 2019 /

New Nurse Practitioner Joins UMSA and Sabinal Clinic

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Uvalde Medical and Surgical Associates (UMSA) has announced the addition of Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner, ElizaBeth J. Sparkman. She joined UMSA and the Sabinal Clinic on July 29th.




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