May 13, 2013
Kingwood Medical Center is hosting two upcoming events: Ladies Night Out, Love Your Brain, and STARS: STeps Against Recurrent Strokes, a stroke support group for aneurysm/stroke survivors and loved ones in May during National Stroke Awareness Month to raise awareness of stroke risk factor management and further engage the community on how to recognize and respond to stroke warning signs by acting FAST.
Hospital Corporation of America named one of Ethisphere's World's most ethical companies for fourth consecutive year
March 15, 2013
Hospital Corporation of America (NYSE: HCA), a leading healthcare provider with 162 hospitals and 112 ambulatory surgery centers in 20 states and London, England, has been named one of the Ethisphere Institute’s 2013 World’s Most Ethical Companies. It is the fourth consecutive year HCA has achieved this distinction.
January 03, 2013
Kingwood Medical Center and Dr. Joseph Petty helped Marta and Aureliano Peña, Jr. welcome their healthy newborn baby girl into the world at 10:45 a.m. on January 1, 2013. Her name is Eliana Peña and she weighs 7 lbs and 3 oz and is 19 ½ inches long. The Peña’s are from Humble, Texas and this is their first daughter. Baby Eliana’s older brother Isaac is very happy his sister has arrived and he can’t wait to take her home.
Kingwood Medical Center receives American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award
December 21, 2012
Kingwood Medical Center has received the Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association. The award recognizes Kingwood Medical Center’s commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of care by ensuring that stroke patients receive treatment according to nationally accepted guidelines.
Kingwood Medical Center Announces the Arrival of the Newest Technology in Surgery Today: da Vinci® Si™ Surgical System Minimally-Invasive robotic technology provides better results for patients
November 27, 2012
Kingwood Medical Center proudly announces that it is the first hospital in Northeast Houston to acquire the latest in robotic technology, da Vinci® Si™ Surgical System and the da Vinci Skills Simulator. Surgeons at Kingwood Medical Center will soon begin utilizing the da Vinci® Si™ Surgical System to perform a variety of surgical procedures, including gynecologic, urologic, cardiovascular, colorectal, and gall bladder procedures.