My name is Mike Patriarca, senior associate vice president and executive director for UT Health RGV.  First, thank you Dr. (John) Krouse (dean of UT-Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine). One of the primary...
HARLINGEN, RGV - Valley Baptist Health System CEO Manny Vela says Cameron County can learn valuable lessons from neighboring Hidalgo County on how to secure public support for a hospital/healthcare district. In Hidalgo County, voters narrowly rejected setting up a...
Recent Executive Orders issued by the White House have already had wide-reaching and devastating consequences for immigrant and refugee children and families. Refugees are just that—people fleeing violence and persecution and seeking refuge in the United States. Many children affected...
  RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TX - About 15 Catholic Church parishes will host health district forums throughout Hidalgo County beginning this last week of August. On Aug. 10, the Hidalgo County Commissioner’s Court approved the petition for the creation of a...
WESLACO, RGV - The longterm medical director of El Milagro Clinic has blasted secondary and specialty doctors who do not help the indigent poor. Dr. Roberto Gonzalez has been a family practice physician for...
EDINBURG, RGV - The project director for PATHS at Region One Education Service Center says counterparts in other parts of Texas are amazed by the collaboration that exists in the Rio Grande Valley. Dr....
HARLINGEN, RGV - Executives with Memphis, Tennessee-based Strategic Behavioral Health, LLC, say if it were not for Harlingen having progressive and accommodating leaders it would not be building a new hospital there. The company held a groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday...
EDINBURG, RGV - The incredible impact healthcare and bioscience industry has had on the San Antonio economy will also occur in the Rio Grande Valley, says Dr. Carlos Cardenas, chairman of Doctors Hospital at Renaissance. Cardenas, immediate past president of...
This week the 46 year-old sister of a co-worker died. She had had a treatable cancer of the uterus. However, like most low-income citizens without health insurance, she had no medical home, and so she had waited to get medical...
KINGSVILLE, Texas - The Texas A&M University System and Driscoll Children’s Hospital (DCH) announced plans to create a Hispanic health institute for clinical research and education programs that will focus initially on improving the population’s access to clinical trials. During...

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