Hero of the Month program added to Children’s Hospital

A new Hero of the Month program for recognizing pediatric patients who face and overcome difficult circumstances has been launched at Scott & White Children’s Hospital in Temple, Texas. On May 27, 5-year old Saniyah Turner became the first to receive the Hero of the Month Award, and accepted a certificate, a commemorative medal, special … Continue reading Hero of the Month program added to Children’s Hospital

Scott & White Healthcare offers advice on avoiding heat exhaustion

June 21st will mark the first day of summer, the beginning of what has already become a hot summer in Central Texas. Although summertime in Texas is ideal for outdoor events such as family barbeques and swimming parties, along with these outdoor activities come the dangers of heat-related illness for adults and children. The old … Continue reading Scott & White Healthcare offers advice on avoiding heat exhaustion

Making donating blood part of your Summer routine

Summer is a particularly important time for blood donations. Because people are out having fun during the summer months, the need for blood significantly increases due to traumatic accidents. At the same time, more adults and students are on the go in the summertime — family vacations, mission trips, summer jobs, volunteering — so they … Continue reading Making donating blood part of your Summer routine

Scott & White Healthcare offers safety tips for Memorial Day weekend

Memorial Day (Monday, May 31, 2010) is typically spent with loved ones and friends having fun and relaxing at BBQ’s or other get-togethers.  However, many people who are planning outings don’t always think about safety. “If you’re hosting a barbecue with guests, before lighting briquettes or firing up a gas grill, be sure to have … Continue reading Scott & White Healthcare offers safety tips for Memorial Day weekend