Midway through a news conference where executives were describing hospitals' herculean efforts to cope with a staggering increase in COVID-19 cases in San Antonio and Bexar County, the governor of Texas dropped a proclamation. Gov. Greg Abbott ordered Texans in most counties to wear face coverings in public and gave mayors and county judges the ability to impose restrictions on outdoor gatherings of more than 10 people. It was what local leaders had been imploring him to do for weeks, as COVID-19 cases spiraled out of control in Texas' urban areas.
Written by fransteps on Apr 24 2012 - 12:26pm
Faith-based health system commits to building San Antonio’s first, free-standing children’s hospital After 20 years of collaborative efforts among San Antonio health systems to partner to build a Tier 1, freestanding children’s hospital, CHRISTUS Santa Rosa received board approval Wednesday from CHRISTUS Health to transform its downtown campus to the Children’s Hospital of San Antonio.
Written by fransteps on Feb 27 2012 - 9:16am
The Friends of CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Foundation will hold its second National Speakers Luncheon March 8 to honor USAA’s CEO Joe Robles with the Beacon Award for his passionate service to the community, with NFL star Terry Bradshaw as the keynote speaker. The event benefits three programs supported by the Foundation – the Paloma Project, a new Mobile Clinic and the Family Health Center.