Find Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Stephenville on Facebook
08/16/2010

STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Your local hospital has gone social! Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Stephenville can now be found on Facebook and is currently asking community members to join in the conversation about health tips, community events, educational opportunities and general health and wellness. The hospital’s page is at Facebook.com/TexasHealthStephenville.

“Health care continues to evolve and Facebook is just another way that we hope to connect patients with information on healthy lifestyles,” said Christopher Leu, president of Texas Health Stephenville. “There is such a wealth of health information online these days we hope to provide a portal for individuals to learn about the latest offerings in the community and trends in medicine.”

The hospital’s website — at TexasHealth.org/Stephenville — also offers many resources, including a living will and other medical documents, information about service lines offered at the hospital, the option to email a patient, and a health encyclopedia. The website features a Find a Physician option where individuals can look up area physicians, including information on their backgrounds and what insurance the physician accepts.

In addition to the hospital’s presence on Facebook, Texas Health Resources overall has a Facebook page at Facebook.com/TexasHealth. For more information on the system’s social media venues, visit TexasHealth.org/SocialMedia.

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 13 hospitals includes Texas Health Harris Methodist, Texas Health Arlington Memorial, Texas Health Presbyterian, and an organization for medical research and education. Texas Health is a partner in eight additional hospitals or surgery centers. Texas Health Physicians Group provides 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 SingleSource Staffing is a joint venture designed to help Texas Health hospitals improve patient care by recruiting and retaining quality nurses and allied healthcare professionals. For more information about Texas Health Resources, call 1-877-THR-WELL, or visit TexasHealth.org.

Doctors on the medical staff practice independently and are not employees or agents of the hospital.