October 28, 2014
Kingwood Medical Center has received the Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for the treatment of stroke patients.
October 24, 2014
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! The most important step you can take in preventing breast cancer is to get a mammogram. Our commitment at The Breast Center is to provide the highest quality imaging services and breast care to women of Northeast Houston. We focus on the “whole” woman, and offer comprehensive approaches to providing the very best in breast health, screenings, education and risk reduction.
September 26, 2014
HCA, which operates 164 hospitals and 114 surgery centers in 20 states and England, and the CDC Foundation today announced a $1 million cash donation by HCA to the CDC Foundation to help support international Ebola epidemic response efforts involving the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and their work with partners on the ground in West Africa.
September 23, 2014
HCA (NYSE:HCA), which operates 164 hospitals and 114 surgery centers in 20 states and England, today announced the signing of an agreement to purchase PatientKeeper®, a leading provider of intuitive software and mobile applications that help physicians access and work with patient information.
September 02, 2014
Melinda Stephenson, CEO of Kingwood Medical Center, was doused with a large ice-cold bucket of water on August 25 after accepting the challenge to raise awareness for the ALS Association. During the ALS ice bucket challenge, Melinda Stephenson calls on Lake Houston Area community leaders to take on the ALS Ice Bucket challenge to raise awareness and funds for Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), often referred to as "Lou Gehrig's Disease.