Texas Health Allen Patients Given Teddy Bears From Allen Americans Game 12/20/2012
ALLEN, Texas — Santa and Allen Americans hockey players visited with patients at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen on Wednesday, bringing them teddy bears and plenty of holiday cheer.
Pictured (from left) are: Santa, Allen Americans defenseman Mike Berube, Texas Health Allen Community Relations Specialist Sarah Mitchell, and Allen Americans left winger Jarret Lukin.
“Being sick at the holidays is tough, especially for our pediatric patients,” said Sarah Mitchell, Texas Health Allen’s community outreach manager. “We appreciate the Allen Americans coming to visit our patients and wish everyone a happy and healthy holiday season.”
About Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen is a 73-bed acute-care hospital serving the northern Collin County area since 2000. The hospital’s services include women’s services, a Level II neonatal intensive care unit, orthopedics, pediatrics, wound care and sleep medicine. Texas Health Allen, an affiliate of the faith-based, nonprofit Texas Health Resources system, has more than 500 physicians on its medical staff practicing in more than 25 specialties.
About Texas Health Resources Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health systems in the United States. The health system includes 24 acute care and short-stay hospitals that are owned, operated, joint-ventured or affiliated with Texas Health Resources. It includes the Texas Health Presbyterian, Texas Health Arlington Memorial and Texas Health Harris Methodist hospitals, a large physician group, outpatient facilities, and home health, preventive and fitness services, and an organization for medical research and education.
For more information about Texas Health Resources, call 1-877-THR-WELL (1-877-847-9355), or visit TexasHealth.org.
Doctors on the medical staff practice independently and are not employees or agents of the hospital.