First Lady Anita Perry Visits Texas Health Stephenville 05/06/2009
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Texas First Lady Anita Perry recently joined Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Stephenville employees to celebrate the hospital’s “Baby-Friendly Hospital” designation from the World Health Organization.
First Lady Anita Perry (center) visited with Jennifer McMeens, R.N., clinical educator at Texas Health Stephenville (left) and President Christopher Leu.
The celebration also recognized two other Texas Health hospitals to be named baby friendly — Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford.
These three hospitals are the only ones in Texas to be designated baby friendly.
About Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Stephenville Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Stephenville is a 98-bed acute care, full-service facility serving Erath and surrounding counties since 1926. The hospital's services include inpatient and outpatient surgery, women’s services, advanced diagnostic imaging, inpatient and outpatient physical therapy and wound care. Texas Health Stephenville, an affiliate of the faith-based, nonprofit Texas Health Resources system, has been recognized as a Nurse-Friendly Hospital and a Level IV Trauma Center. For more information, call 1-877-THR-WELL, or visit TexasHealth.org/Stephenville.
About Texas Health Resources Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States and the largest in North Texas in terms of patients served. Texas Health’s system of 14 hospitals includes Texas Health Harris Methodist, Texas Health Arlington Memorial, and Texas Health Presbyterian, and an organization for medical research and education. Texas Health Organization for Physicians and Texas Health Physicians Group provide a variety of models for engagement with physicians. Texas Health Partners is a joint venture development and management company owned by Texas Health Resources. Texas Health MedSynergies is a joint venture that offers physicians a range of office management and other business services to support their practices. Texas Health is a corporate member or partner in six additional hospitals and surgery centers. For more information, call 1-877-THR-WELL, or visit www.TexasHealth.org.