St. David’s Georgetown celebrated Nurses’ Week with several events honoring a critical component of the care they provide, the nurses. On Tuesday, May 9, the hospital hosted an opening ceremony for Nurses Week with remarks by Scott Alarcón, CEO of the Georgetown Health Foundation, and
Amid Shift in Healthcare, Nurses Remain a Constant
by David Huffstutler and Sheila Fata
It has been said that the only constant in life is change. The same can be said for healthcare. During our combined 74 years working in this field, medical advances have revolutionized healthcare,
All eligible St. David’s HealthCare facilities were recently honored with an “A” for patient safety, ranking them among the safest hospitals in the U.S. according to The Leapfrog Group, a national patient safety watchdog. The new Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades assign grades of “A,” “B,”
St. David’s HealthCare recognized 918 employees for their dedicated service at the company’s annual Service Awards Banquet at the JW Marriott in downtown Austin. Employees were honored for milestones in employment ranging from five to 40 years.
“Our employees are our greatest assets,” David Huffstutler, president
Springtime means the beginning of snake season. With such a nice wildflower season this year, it's especially important to be mindful of snakes.
Dr. Andrew Potter, M.D., Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at St. David’s Georgetown says the emergency department is well prepared with
On December 13, Hugh Brown, CEO of St. David’s Georgetown Hospital, announced Natalie Byrd is the 2016 Caregiver of the Year. Byrd, an RN in nursing administration, was selected based on her exceptional leadership and commitment to delivering high quality care to her patients. Attached