June 30, 2023
South Texas Health System McAllen Honors Six Graduates of Its McAllen Family Medicine Residency Program
Two of the graduating medical residents have elected to remain in the Rio Grande Valley to continue serving the community.
June 08, 2023
South Texas Health System McAllen Opens Dedicated Stroke Unit to Provide Specialized Care to Stroke Patients Following Critical Care
The new 30-bed unit features a specialized team of physicians, nurses, physical therapists and support staff dedicated to providing quality, compassionate stroke care.
May 26, 2023
In commemoration of EMS Week and Stroke Awareness Month, the STHS Neurosciences & Stroke Institute hosted a stroke education session for paramedics and emergency medical technicians to help improve medical response to strokes locally.
April 25, 2023
The funds, totaling $8,283, were raised during South Texas Health System’s 2022 Steps for Stroke challenge.
April 05, 2023
South Texas Health System McAllen Celebrates Local Organ Donors During Special Donate Life Flag Raising Ceremony
In 2022, STHS had its highest number of donors in a decade and the highest number of donors in the entire Rio Grande Valley, according to the Texas Organ Sharing Alliance.
March 09, 2023
The STHS Hometown Heroes award is given monthly to exceptional first responders in the community. Luis Enrique Aldrete, who serves as a licensed paramedic with City of Pharr Emergency Medical Services (EMS), received the award for taking immediate action to save a stroke patient’s life last New Year’s Eve.
January 20, 2023
South Texas Health System McAllen Earns U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star Certification
Only 30 general medicine and surgical hospitals in Texas have ever received the certification for superior energy performance.
January 10, 2023
Offered in partnership with the American Trauma Society, the Trauma Survivors Network remains the only support group of its kind south of San Antonio.
December 20, 2022
South Texas Health System's Inpatient Rehabilitation Program Among the Top 10% in the Nation for Second Consecutive Year
Received from Uniform Data System for Medical Rehabilitation (UDSMR), the ranking recognizes high-performing facilities with inpatient rehabilitation services for their delivery of effective, efficient, timely and patient-centered quality care.
December 08, 2022
South Texas Health System McAllen Celebrates its Official Comprehensive Level I Trauma Center Designation
The special community event highlighted STHS McAllen’s role as part of the South Texas Health System Trauma & Critical Care Institute, the largest and most comprehensive trauma and critical care network in the Valley.