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CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital News 08/23

CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Sulfur springs Economic news

It’s tailgate time!

Please join us for a spiritual gathering and tour of the CHRISTUS Mobile Athletic Training Facility (MATR) prior to the home game of the Sulfur Springs Wild Football Team this Friday, August 26 at 6:30 p.m. We will be set up on the northeast side of Gerald Prim Stadium. The CHRISTUS Institute of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine proudly supports SSISD and surrounding schools by providing sports injury care to all athletic athletes under the direction of Orthopedic Surgeon, Christopher Meltsakos, MD.

FREE Sports Injury Clinic

The FREE Student-Athlete Sports Injury Saturday Clinic is back this month! The Sports Injury Clinic will be held every Saturday from 9 to 11 a.m. from August 27 to November 12. Hopkins County student-athletes, grades 7 through college age, will be able to take a free exam and X-ray to determine a plan of care. to heal their wounds. The clinic will be held at our CHRISTUS Trinity Orthopedic Clinic, Medical Building 5, 103B Medical Circle in Sulfur Springs. For more information about our sports medicine program or our orthopedic services, please call 903.885.6688.

Take the heat challenge!

In August, Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation patients participated in a “Beat the Heat” challenge: walk five miles or take 10,000 steps on the NUstep. Several students took up the challenge: Charli Romanant, Yvonne Parker and Perry Johnson. We are proud of their dedication. Stay tuned for more to come!

Our hearts are here for yours.

Advanced Heart Care and CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital Health System have been providing heart care in Northeast Texas for over 40 years. Together, we will continue to provide state-of-the-art cardiac care to the communities in which we serve. Available right here at Sulfur Springs Hospital, our team of heart specialists at Advanced Heart Care of cardiologists and electrophysiologists, our state-of-the-art catheterization lab, pulmonary medicine, cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation, and heart attack care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We look forward to helping you take an active role in your heart health through our team approach to your care. For more information about the Cardiology Group and their capabilities to see patients in person or via telemedicine, visit

COVID vaccination clinic open this week

The Net Health COVID Vaccine Clinic is open this week (August 22-26) offering adult and pediatric vaccines and boosters at the clinic at 100 Medical Circle in Sulfur Springs. They will be here every 3 weeks on the following dates: September 19-23 and October 17-21. You can enter from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. every day. No appointment is necessary.

Number of beds – 402 – CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Tyler

Number of beds – 8 – CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Southern Tyler

Number of beds – 25 – CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Jacksonville

Number of beds – 96 – CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Sulfur springs

Number of beds – 25 – CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Winnsboro

Number of beds – 94 – CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Rehabilitation Hospital

Number of beds – 96 – CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Louis and Peaches Owen Heart – Tyler

Number of beds – 51 – Tyler Continue CARE Hospital at CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital

Contributed by Jennifer Heitman