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2010

Blog Posts in 2010

Iruegas Elected to Statewide Hospital Association Board
Dec 30, 2010

AUSTIN (Dec. 30, 2010) – Javier Iruegas, chief executive officer of Mission Regional Medical Center in Mission, has been elected to the Texas Hospital Association ’s 2011 Board of Trustees. Iruegas, who served a previous term on the THA ...

MRMC is among Top 10% in the Nation for Joint Replacement Surgery
Nov 17, 2010

HealthGrades Study Finds Patients Treated at 5-Star Hospitals are 80% More Likely to Experience a Better Outcome Pictured, L-R: Javier Iruegas, CEO; Jose Marina, DO; and Javier Murillo, MD (Mission, TX) (November 20, 2010) – For the third year ...

MRMC Halloween Safety Fair Attracts 2,000 People
Oct 27, 2010

(Mission, TX) Approximately 2,000 people attended the Halloween Safety Fair hosted by Mission Regional Medical Center on Monday, October 25th. Several hospital departments decorated booths and dressed in costume during the two-hour long event. ...

Breast Cancer Walk Raises $54,000
Oct 13, 2010

(Mission, TX) More than 1,700 people laced up their shoes at the 2nd Annual Mission Pink Walk/Run for Breast Cancer Awareness Saturday, October 9th at Mission Regional Medical Center. The 5-K event raised approximately $54,000. Twenty-five percent of ...

Study Rates Mission Regional Medical Center's Maternity Care 5-Stars
Jul 21, 2010

Mission, TX (July 21, 2010) – Maternity care at Mission Regional Medical Center received a 5-star rating from HealthGrades, the independent healthcare ratings organization, based on its low complication rates for vaginal and C-section ...

The Rehab Center at MRMC Receives 3-Year CARF Accreditation
Jun 30, 2010

Mission, TX -- The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) announced that The Rehab Center at Mission Regional Medical Center has been accredited for a period of three years. This accreditation outcome represents the highest ...

Free Screenings Kick-Off On Father's Day at MRMC
Jun 18, 2010

(Mission, TX) For the 2nd year in a row, Mission Regional Medical Center is conducting its free annual prostate cancer screening for men 50 or older, and men over 40 who are at high-risk for prostate cancer. Beginning on Father’s Day, June 20th ...

Auxiliary Donates $20,000 to MRMC Bariatric Program
May 25, 2010

(Mission, TX) The Mission Regional Medical Center Auxiliary presented a $20,000 donation to Mission Regional Medical Center. The gift was designated for the hospital’s Bariatric Program. James Phillips Sr., President of the Auxiliary Board ...

Mission Regional Medical Center Announces Scholarship Winners
Apr 23, 2010

Mission Regional Medical Center announced the winners of the 12 Mission Regional Medical Center Scholarships for the year 2010. Mission Regional Medical Center awards these scholarships annually to help students interested in pursuing a career in the ...

MRMC Promotes Sexual Assault Awareness Month with Free Nursing & Law Enforcement Trainings
Mar 24, 2010

(Mission, TX) April is national Sexual Assault Awareness Month. In order to promote awareness of the impact sexual assault has on our community and to support efforts to eradicate sexual assault and abuse, Mission Regional Medical Center is hosting ...

Mission Regional and Physicians Donate Funds for Haiti Relief
Jan 20, 2010

(Mission, TX) Mission Regional Medical Center and its Medical Staff kicked off a fundraising campaign to help the victims of the powerful earthquake in Haiti. The non-profit community hospital and the non-profit Physicians Association pledged a total ...