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2011

Blog Posts in 2011

Mission Regional Medical Center Gastrointestinal Laboratory Recognized for Quality and Safety
Dec 27, 2011

Front, L-R: Khizar Ahsan, MD; Silvia Castillo-Sy, MD; Jose Rodriguez, MD; and Valeska Balderas, MD. Back, L-R: Victor Gutierrez, Joel Ramos, Luis Pena, and Belinda Casarez. The American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), a leading ...

Mission Regional Medical Center Recognized With 5-Star Rating for Orthopedic Services
Nov 15, 2011

Jose Marina, D.O., examines the knee of patient Pedro Cantu during a consultation. For the fourth consecutive year (2009-2012), Mission Regional Medical Center has been recognized with a 5-star rating for Joint Replacement and Total Knee Replacement ...

3rd Annual MissionPink Walk For Breast Cancer Awareness Huge Success for Community
Oct 4, 2011

MISSION, TX (October 4, 2011) – Thousands gathered at Mission Regional Medical Center for the 3rd Annual MissionPink Walk for Breast Cancer Awareness Saturday, October 1. More than 2,000 people participated in the event. Some were there to ...

HealthGrades Names Mission Regional Medical Center Among Best in Nation in Maternity Care
Sep 20, 2011

“I am so satisfied with the care my baby and I have received at Mission Regional,” said Priscilla Cavazos as she swaddled baby Lillyann Marie. “The staff was great and so friendly. I knew I was well taken care of.” Mission, TX ...

Mission Regional Medical Center Prepares for Breast Cancer Walk
Sep 11, 2011

Team Bosom Buddies at the 2nd Annual Mission Pink Walk/Run for Breast Cancer Awareness on October 9, 2010. Mission, TX – For the third consecutive year, Mission Regional Medical Center is going pink and gearing up for the Annual “Mission ...

Mission Regional Medical Center Opens First Joint Institute in Hidalgo County
Jul 12, 2011

Jose Marina, D.O., examines the knee of patient Rose Forquer during a consultation. (Mission, TX) – In the past 5 years, the number of American adults who underwent knee replacement surgery more than doubled, and the number of people who ...

New Mission Health Network Physicians
Jun 20, 2011

Mission Health Network welcomes the following physicians on board: Elida L. Cervantes, DPM Podiatrist Carlos Diaz, MD Ophthalmologist Dr. Gerardo Garza, MD Pulmonologist Dr. Anatoliy Ilizarov, MD Neonatologist Dr. Tamara Buell, MD Family Practice Dr. ...

Mission Nurses Give Back During Nurses Week
May 24, 2011

Pictured L-R: David Gonzales, Ester Rodriguez, Christine Queval-Chung, Caroline Carlton, Rose Baugh, Kerri Jenkins, and Laura Simon (Mission, TX) During National Nurse’s Week, nurses at Mission Regional Medical held a food drive at the hospital ...

Mission Regional Medical Center Welcomes New Auxiliary Board
May 23, 2011

Front, L-R: Barbara Goff, Assistant Treasurer; Annemarie Becker, Treasurer; Rose Forquer, Senior Vice President; Rose Nea Garza, Corresponding Secretary; Oma Bush, Vice President; and Russ Winters, President. Back, L-R: Lilliam Santana-Barrera, ...

Auxiliary Donates $42,000 to Mission Regional Medical Center
Apr 28, 2011

Pictured L-R: Rose Forquer, Auxiliary Board President; Lilliam Santana-Barrera, Volunteer Services Coordinator; and Javier Iruegas, CEO. (Mission, TX) The Mission Regional Medical Center Auxiliary presented a $42,000 donation to Mission Regional ...

Rotary Club of Mission Grants $5,000 to The Foundation at Mission Regional Medical Center
Apr 28, 2011

(Mission, TX) The Rotary Club of Mission recently awarded a $5,000 grant to The Foundation at Mission Regional Medical Center for the purchase of a mobile scale for use in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) . Expanded in 2007, the NICU at MRMC ...

Organ Donation: A Life Over, A New One Just Begun
Apr 12, 2011

MRMC Administrators pose with Shantel in front of the “Threads of Life Quilt” dedicated to the memory of those who gave the gift of life, sight and mobility. Pictured L-R: Kerri Jenkins, CNO; Shantel Garza, organ recipient; Javier ...

Ride Safe Bike Fair Draws Crowd To Mission Hospital
Mar 8, 2011

(Mission, TX) The Ride Safe Bike Safety Fair and Family Fun Ride drew a large crowd to Mission Regional Medical Center February 26. Families took their little ones to learn about bike safety issues and have fun, too. The Ride Safe event was the ...

Annual Health Fair Attracts Hundreds
Jan 27, 2011

(Mission, TX) Hundreds of people showed up at the Sharyland High School Gym Sunday January 23, to take advantage of the free health screenings at the 16th Annual Mission Community Health Fair. Mission Regional Medical Center along with other health ...

The Foundation at MRMC Receives Grant from Pacific Life Foundation
Jan 25, 2011

Pictured L-R: Anne Wilson, Director of Childrens Services; Marianna Wright, Director of The Foundation at MRMC; Mario Gonzalez, independent financial services representative for Pacific Life; and Javier Iruegas, CEO. (Mission, TX) The Foundation at ...