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.
September 06, 2022
The achievement recognizes STHS McAllen’s commitment to transforming trauma care for optimal outcomes.
July 28, 2022
Ranked No. 25 in the state, STHS is the only healthcare system in the Rio Grande Valley named to the magazine’s annual list.
March 28, 2022
South Texas Health System McAllen Collaborates With South Texas College for Important Emergency Trauma Drill
Featuring several of the college’s EMS students dressed in moulage makeup to simulate traumatic injuries, the drill was aimed at testing response and coordination capabilities.
February 15, 2022
TOSA nominated the STHS employees for their important efforts to help facilitate organ donations.
January 26, 2022
Healthcare workers and patients had the opportunity to view live demonstrations and learn how advanced 3D technology aids with early detection of breast cancer.