Get Behind Early Detection: Colonoscopy Saves Lives
According to the American Cancer Society (ACS), colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among men and women in the United States. As with many types of cancer, screenings available to determine if signs of cancer exist, and early detection is often the single most effective means of treating cancer.
Genesis PrimeCare to Assume Ownership of Good Shepherd Clinic
Good Shepherd Medical Center – Marshall announced today
that Genesis PrimeCare has assumed ownership of the Marshall Rural Health Clinic (MRHC), also known as Good Shepherd Medical Associates Family Health Center.
“Good Shepherd Health System has a strong partnership with Genesis PrimeCare, and I am confident that the community will continue to receive the same quality care, from the same trusted providers you have come to know and depend on” said Russ Collier, CEO, Good Shepherd Medical Center – Marshall.
Good Shepherd Medical Center - Marshall Endoscopy Center Recognized by Leading Gastrointestinal Medical Society for Quality and Safety
The American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), a leading gastrointestinal medical society, has recognized Good Shepherd Medical Center (GSMC) – Marshall’s Endoscopy Center as part of its program specifically dedicated to promoting quality in endoscopy in all settings where it is practiced in the United States.
Good Shepherd Health System Selects Multinational System as Potential Partner
Good Shepherd Health System announced today that it has signed a letter of intent (LOI) to become part of CHRISTUS Health, an international, Catholic, not-for-profit health system headquartered in Irving, Texas. The proposed agreement will improve Good Shepherd’s ability to meet the ever-growing health care needs of Northeast Texans through increased resources and innovative services.
Good Shepherd Medical Center - Marshall to Host Survivor Celebration
Good Shepherd Medical Center - Marshall will welcome the community for a Survivor Celebration honoring cancer survivors or those who are currently fighting cancer.
Good Shepherd Medical Center-Marshall Case Manager Donates Kidney
Robin Jimerson returned to work at Good Shepherd Medical Center – Marshall this month after donating a kidney to a fellow church member in April.
Good Shepherd Medical Center – Marshall Recognized as Top-performing Hospital
Good Shepherd Medical Center (GSMC) – Marshall has been recognized by Midas+ Solutions, A Xerox Company, as a top performing hospital in its MIDAS+ Platinum Quality Award program. The award reflects achievement in quality outcomes, care efficiency and consistent delivery of evidence-based best practices in healthcare delivery.
Bicycle Helmet Giveaway Planned for Saturday, May 14 in Marshall
In anticipation of area children being out of school for the summer and spending time on their bicycles, Good Shepherd Medical Center - Marshall’s Level III Trauma Center, in conjunction with Texas Medical Association, will host “Hard Hats for Little Heads” – a bicycle safety event – Saturday, May 14, from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. in downtown Marshall at Telegraph Park.
Good Shepherd Medical Center – Marshall Awarded Advanced Certification for Acute Stroke Ready Hospital
Good Shepherd Medical Center (GSMC) – Marshall announced it has earned Advanced Disease-Specific Care Certification for Acute Stroke Ready Hospital from The Joint Commission and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. This certification recognizes hospitals equipped to treat stroke patients with timely, evidence-based care prior to transferring them to a Primary or Comprehensive Stroke Center.
Marshall Hospital Foundation Announces Annual Red Thursday Activities for Heart Month
Good Shepherd Medical Center – Marshall stands ready to celebrate February as National Heart Month by inviting the community to participate in Red Thursday Seminars and the annual Red Dress Luncheon.
Good Shepherd Medical Center - Marshall Receives Quality Award from American Heart Association
Good Shepherd Medical Center – Marshall has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment and success ensuring that stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.
Survivor Celebration Kicks Off October Awareness
Good Shepherd Medical Center - Marshall will hold a Survivor Celebration on Tuesday, Sept. 29, at 2 p.m. to honor employees who are survivors or are currently fighting cancer.