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Golden Sledgehammer Ceremony Marks Start of Mother & Baby Unit Demolition

In December, board members, physicians, Mother & Baby Committee members and CHRISTUS Spohn Associates, along with friends of our healing ministry, came together to take part in a ceremonial demolition at CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi – South for the Demo Day Celebration of the Mother and Baby Floor Renovations. Everyone grabbed their safety gear […]

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Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Family Health Center Chapel Named After Devout Catholic

On December 21, 2018, The Morris L. Lichtenstein, Jr. Medical Research Foundation Trustees gathered at the Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Family Health Center for the plaque installation honoring their Foundation’s generous gift to the chapel now named the Lichtenstein Chapel.

The Lichtenstein Chapel is named after Morris L. Lichtenstein, Jr., a man who was committed […]

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Special Ornaments for CHRISTUS Spohn Patients on Christmas Day

Spending the holidays in a hospital is not easy, but it helps when Associates spread good cheer with a special ornament. Each year on Christmas Day, patients who stay at any CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital, receive a decorated ornament on their breakfast tray.

During the second week of December, CHRISTUS Spohn Volunteers set up a table outside […]

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Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Foundation Presents Check for Health Center

Dr. Hector P. Garcia’s spirit lives on every day at the clinic named after him. On the day that commemorated Dr. Garcia’s 105th birthday, CHRISTUS Spohn received a $50,000 gift from the Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Foundation designated to the Master Facility Plan for the Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Family Health Center.

Early in […]

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Kieschnick Guest House Gets New Look Thanks to Eagle Scout

CHRISTUS Spohn’s Kieschnick Guest House has provided family members whose loved ones are hospitalized at CHRISTUS Spohn Corpus Christi hospitals with a special, low cost, “home-away-from-home” for over 30 years. Thanks to gifts from generous donors, family members who stay at the Kieschnick Guest House can have a safe place to rest, share a meal […]

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CHRISTUS Spohn Kleberg Receives Generous Gift From South Texas Charity Weekend

CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Kleberg Radiology Department received a new G.E. Precision 500D Digital Radiography and Fluoroscopy System thanks to South Texas Charity Weekend donors and the amazing STCW Committee. This new room will allow for quicker processing and uploading of images which will be more efficient for our physicians and our patients.

A first look of […]

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ExxonMobil Presents Foundation with Check Toward Our PATH Forward

Gulf Coast Growth Venture Executive, Paul J. Guilfoyle, met with Bert Ramos and Linda Arnold at the Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Family Health Center in August to present ExxonMobil’s second $10,000 gift toward Our PATH Forward. After the check presentation, Mr. Guilfoyle toured the clinic and had the opportunity to learn more about the […]

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Associate Giving Program Helps Fund New Equipment

This summer, thanks to our Associates’ generosity and their Giving From Within (GFW) campaign, they made two significant purchases possible for the Alice and Shoreline hospitals. In Alice, the security operations team received a new E-Z-GO golf car to help patrol and secure multiple parking lots. The new gas-powered vehicle allows the security team to […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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