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CHRISTUS Spohn Ambassadors Tour New Shoreline Tower

The transformation of health care through CHRISTUS Spohn’s Our PATH Forward continues to take shape at CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi – Shoreline and we were happy to share the progress with the CHRISTUS Spohn Ambassadors.

In October, Ambassadors were given a “behind-the-scenes” tour of the new tower to help kick off the 2018-2019 Ambassadors program […]

By |November 21st, 2018|Latest News|Comments Off on CHRISTUS Spohn Ambassadors Tour New Shoreline Tower

Life of Dr. Arthur Spohn, Medical Pioneer and Innovative Physician, Explored in New Biography

The new biography from the Texas A&M University Press, Dr. Arthur Spohn: Surgeon, Inventor, and Texas Medical Pioneer, is the first comprehensive biography of Dr. Arthur Spohn who founded the first hospital in Corpus Christi in 1905.

Authors Jane Clements Monday, Frances Brannen Vick and Charles W. Monday Jr., MD, illuminate the remarkable nineteenth-century story of […]

By |November 21st, 2018|Latest News|Comments Off on Life of Dr. Arthur Spohn, Medical Pioneer and Innovative Physician, Explored in New Biography

Kieschnick Guest House Hosts First Fall Sale Fundraiser

Join us in the first Kieschnick Guest House Fall Sale on Thursday, November 29 and Friday, November 30 at the Kieschnick Guest House located on the corner of 2nd and Ayers!

We’ll have something for everyone – furniture, men’s and women’s clothing and shoes, home decor, electronics, seasonal items and much, much, more. So stop by, […]

By |November 21st, 2018|Latest News|Comments Off on Kieschnick Guest House Hosts First Fall Sale Fundraiser

Trauma Center and EMS Save Lives

“If we don’t, who will?” That is a question which has inspired Bill Colston, Jr. throughout his life, but which rang especially true during his 32 year career as an emergency medical service (EMS) volunteer responder.

The Spohn-Memorial trauma center became a frequent destination for Colston during his days as an emergency medical responder. After joining […]

By |August 17th, 2018|Latest News|Comments Off on Trauma Center and EMS Save Lives

Residency Programs Produce Excellence and Opportunity

Dr. Thomas McLaughlin found it quite timely when, in 2006, he received a call about starting a new Emergency Medicine Residency program at CHRISTUS Spohn in Corpus Christi. Following an emergency medicine career in the Air Force, leading a medical residency program was exactly what he was looking for.

In 2007, Emergency Medicine joined CHRISTUS Spohn’s […]

By |July 17th, 2018|Latest News|Comments Off on Residency Programs Produce Excellence and Opportunity

CHRISTUS Spohn Junior Volunteers See Bright Future

The CHRISTUS Spohn Junior Volunteer Summer Program began on June 4, 2018. 137 students, between the ages of 15-18, provide volunteer services at all CHRISTUS Spohn hospital campuses, including the Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Family Health Center. The Junior Volunteer Program is designed to provide Coastal Bend students with firsthand opportunities to understand the […]

By |June 30th, 2018|Latest News|Comments Off on CHRISTUS Spohn Junior Volunteers See Bright Future

Want To Know More About What’s Behind Shoreline’s Walls?

The transformation of health care through CHRISTUS Spohn’s Our PATH Forward project continues to take shape on the Shoreline campus and we are happy to share some previews of what this new tower will offer through our “If These Walls Could Talk” newsletter.

Our goal through this newsletter is to spread the good word about the […]

By |June 30th, 2018|Latest News|Comments Off on Want To Know More About What’s Behind Shoreline’s Walls?

Interventional Radiology Offers Patients Pathway to Hope

When confronted with cancer, it is common for patients to seek treatment at facilities outside of Corpus Christi. Sometimes treatments do not work as effectively as planned, or not at all. When it appears that nothing more can be done, and giving up is the only option, the team at CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Shoreline that […]

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Corpus Christi Ambassadors’ Spring Meeting

The CHRISTUS Spohn Ambassadors met at Karen Urban’s home for their spring meeting that included a wonderful lunch,

an opportunity to visit one-on-one with David LeMonte, President of CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi – Shoreline, the introduction of new Ambassador, Tiffany LeMonte, and a presentation on drug and vitamin interactions given by Dr. Nelly Garcia Blow.

The […]

By |June 30th, 2018|Latest News|Comments Off on Corpus Christi Ambassadors’ Spring Meeting

CHRISTUS Spohn Volunteers Make A Difference

Volunteers play an important role in supporting CHRISTUS Spohn Health System. They support many departments, such as the information desks, surgery waiting rooms, emergency departments, spiritual care, radiology, admitting, laboratory departments, gift shops, and nursing units. In addition, they sponsor fundraising events to support the purchase of equipment and projects within their facilities.

This year the […]

By |June 30th, 2018|Latest News|Comments Off on CHRISTUS Spohn Volunteers Make A Difference