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2017

The Pulse: Nov 28

The Pulse: Nov 28

- November 28, 2017
This Week's Headlines:
  • A Year To Remember
  • Brain Care In El Paso Leaps Forward With New Neurosciences ICU
  • New STARS Announced, Along with New Formal Display
The Pulse: Nov 13

The Pulse: Nov 13

- November 13, 2017
This Week's Headlines:
  • It's Beginning to Look A Lot Like Flu Season (sort of)
  • Safe Pill Disposal Pouches Enhances Safety, Reduces Risk
UMC Gets Another First for El Paso with New Treatment

UMC Gets Another First for El Paso with New Treatment

- November 3, 2017

In another exclusive-first at University Medical Center of El Paso, doctors this week began treating Barrett’s Esophagus with a new surgical “freezing balloon” procedure involving state-of-the-art surgical equipment and techniques.

The Pulse: Oct 30

The Pulse: Oct 30

- October 30, 2017
This Week's Headlines:
  • Solemn Remembrance and Celebration
  • Verified Again! UMC's Level 1 Trauma Center
  • Victories of Cancer Survivors
UMC's Level 1 Trauma Center Receives Verification From American College of Surgeons

UMC's Level 1 Trauma Center Receives Verification From American College of Surgeons

- October 20, 2017

University Medical Center of El Paso's Scherr-Legate Level 1 Trauma Center has again been verified as a Level 1 Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons (ACS)

The Pulse: October 17

The Pulse: October 17

- October 17, 2017
This Week's Headlines:
  • UMC Associate Forums A Hit!
  • Your Family's Medical Home Close to Home
  • Rewards & Recognition Committee Costume Contest
The Pulse: Oct 3

The Pulse: Oct 3

- October 3, 2017
This Week's Headlines:
  • Roxanne Weisendanger UMC Interim CNO
  • UMC Completes Purchase of Land for Central Clinic
  • Jacob Cintron to be Honored
The Pulse: Sept 18

The Pulse: Sept 18

- September 18, 2017
This Week's Headlines:
  • Painting the Town!
  • Three New DAISY Award winners, one former DAISY, recognized
  • UMC Nurse Gets Local Spotlight Educating Community
The Pulse: Sept 5

The Pulse: Sept 5

- September 5, 2017
This Week's Headlines:
  • It's A Splash at UMC!
  • We're In Your Neighborhood: Outpatient Clinics
  • Paynt It Forward
UMC To Send Team To Support Hurricane Victims

UMC To Send Team To Support Hurricane Victims

- August 28, 2017

In response to calls for support and other assistance for victims of Hurricane Harvey, University Medical Center of El Paso is sending a contingent of physicians and nurses to San Antonio.

The Pulse: August 21

The Pulse: August 21

- August 21, 2017
This Week's Headlines:
  • UMC Summer Cool Down Set for Sep. 1
  • Endoscopy Nurse's Care Garners Patient's Gratitude
  • UMC West Clinic Mammography Gets Acceditation
The Pulse: August 3

The Pulse: August 3

- August 3, 2017
This Week's Headlines:
  • UMC Announces Website Overhaul; First in 17 Years
  • UMC Rolls Out BrainScope System - First in Texas
  • DEA Presentation on Opioids/Prescriptions A Success
UMC Announces Website Overhaul; First in 17 Years

UMC Announces Website Overhaul; First in 17 Years

- July 31, 2017

For the first time since the turn of the century, the University Medical Center of El Paso’s website, at www.UMCelpaso.org, has been revamped and reintroduced to El Paso.

UMC Welcomes El Paso Leader in Pediatric Care

UMC Welcomes El Paso Leader in Pediatric Care

- July 17, 2017

Families in east and west El Paso now have the benefit of one of the most experienced and admired pediatricians in our community with the addition of Mary C. Brower, M.D., to University Medical Center of El Paso’s new large clinics.

The Pulse: July 17

The Pulse: July 17

- July 17, 2017
This Week's Headlines:
  • UTEP Announces Jacob Cintron Among Distinguished Alumni
  • UMC Welcomes El Paso Leader In Pediatric Care
 
UMC Announces New Chief Medical Officer

UMC Announces New Chief Medical Officer

- June 19, 2017

Top Physician Position Reestablished After Decade. University Medical Center of El Paso has a new “top doctor” on staff.

UMC Brings Jon Law Aboard To Support Strategic Initiatives

UMC Brings Jon Law Aboard To Support Strategic Initiatives

- March 27, 2017

University Medical Center of El Paso’s efforts to update and increase its strategic initiatives got a big boost today with the hiring of Jon Law as UMC’s new Chief Strategic Officer.

UMC Trauma Program Gets $32,000 Grant For Injury Prevention

UMC Trauma Program Gets $32,000 Grant For Injury Prevention

- March 16, 2017

University Medical Center of El Paso’s injury prevention initiatives received a significant boost today with the announcement by the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center that UMC is the recipient of a $32,000 grant for its Buckle Up For Life child safety seat program.

UMC Announces New Chief Nursing Officer

UMC Announces New Chief Nursing Officer

- February 15, 2017

University Medical Center of El Paso announces Cindy Ann Stout as its new Chief Nursing Officer, as she begins her duties at the hospital this week.

New Full-Time Program at UMC Supports Assault Victims

New Full-Time Program at UMC Supports Assault Victims

- February 13, 2017

Victims of sexual assault in El Paso will be receiving a new level of support through a permanent program beginning today at University Medical Center of El Paso.