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Catholic Health Initiatives Names Industry Veteran Michael Covert as Top Executive of Houston Health System   (June 3, 2014)
Palomar Health President and CEO Brings 40-Plus Years of Experience   READ MORE

Texas Heart Institute Cardiac Society   (May 23, 2014)
The Texas Heart Insitute Cardiac Society presents its sixth symposium.   READ MORE

CHI St. Luke’s Health Plans Major Medical Campus in Growing Springwoods Village Area   (May 9, 2014)
Leading Regional Health Care Provider to Expand Healthcare Delivery in North Houston   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage Receives ISO 9001 Certification   (April 17, 2014)
St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage (SLHV) has received the coveted ISO 9001:2008 certification from Det Norske Veritas (DNV) Healthcare, a global independent foundation dedicated to safeguarding life, property and the environment.   READ MORE

Dr. Doris Taylor Assists International Team of Researchers Achieve Milestone by Tissue Engineering Construction of Esophagus    (April 17, 2014)
Researchers announced today that tissue engineering has been used to construct natural esophagi - which in combination with bone marrow stem cells - have been safely and effectively transplanted in rats, according to a study published in the prestigious online journal, Nature Communications.   READ MORE

CHI St. Luke’s Health Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center Begins Groundbreaking New Treatment for Epilepsy   (April 11, 2014)
FDA-Approved Device Implanted Into Brain Could Help 400,000 in the U.S.   READ MORE

CHI St. Luke’s Health Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center Named Among “100 Great Hospitals in America” by Becker’s Hospital Review   (April 3, 2014)
CHI St. Luke’s Health Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center was named by Becker’s Hospital Review as one of its “100 Great Hospitals in America” in the publication’s 2014 edition.   READ MORE

CHI ST. LUKE’S HEALTH JOB FAIR: A GIANT CAREERS EVENT   (April 2, 2014)
With six hospitals, three medical clinics, three community emergency center and collaborative partnerships with Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Heart Institute, CHI St. Luke’s Health is a member of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) ?one of the nation’s largest health systems?dedicated to offering educational opportunities, benefits and confidence in a secure future.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Performance Medicine Named as The Official Sports Medicine Partner For The Texas Rush Soccer Club   (March 31, 2014)
St. Luke’s Performance Medicine, a department of St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH), has partnered with the Texas Rush Soccer Club to become its official sports medicine provider.    READ MORE

St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital Awarded Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification   (March 24, 2014)
St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) has achieved national accreditation as a Comprehensive Stroke Center.   READ MORE

CHI St. Luke’s Health Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center Among First Hospitals in Texas to Implant new FDA-Approved S-ICD for At-Risk Patients of Sudden Cardiac Arrest   (March 18, 2014)
 CHI St. Luke’s Health Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center is among the first hospitals in Texas to implant the new Boston Scientific S-ICD® System--the world's first and only commercially available subcutaneous implantable defibrillator (S-ICD) for the treatment of patients at risk for sudden cardiac arrest (SCA).     READ MORE

Dr. Randolph Evans Receives Lifetime Achievement Award From Texas Neurological Society    (March 14, 2014)
CHI St. Luke’s Health Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center, a part of CHI St. Luke’s Health, announced today that Randolph W. Evans, MD, clinical professor of neurology at Baylor College of Medicine, has received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the 750-member Texas Neurological Society (TNS) on March 1 in Austin, TX.   READ MORE

Texas Heart Institute Doctors Participating in Clinical Study of New Device to ‘Seal’ Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms   (March 13, 2014)
Texas Heart Institute (THI) doctors at CHI St. Luke’s Health Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center, are the first in Texas to have implanted a device designed to seal abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs), rather than bridging through the aneurysms using a traditional stent.   READ MORE

Texas Heart Institute to Conduct Heart Screenings for Students over Spring Break in Study of Causes of Sudden Cardiac Death in Young People   (March 4, 2014)
The Texas Heart Institute’s Center for Coronary Artery Anomalies will be conducting heart screenings for Houston-area middle- and high-school students during the school “spring break” period, March 10-21, 2014, as part of a medical study into the causes of sudden cardiac death in young people.   READ MORE

Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center First in Texas to Use the FDA-Approved LINQ - Insertable Cardiac Monitoring System   (February 25, 2014)
Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center (BSLMC) announced today that it’s the first hospital in Texas to begin using the revolutionary Medtronic LINQ Insertable Cardiac Monitor micro device that transforms a physician’s ability to diagnose and treat even the most difficult-to-detect cardiac arrhythmias.    READ MORE

CHI St. Luke's Health Donates F.A.S.T. Poster Decals for EMS Vehicles Throughout Six Counties in Houston   (February 20, 2014)
Decals Promote Awareness of Stroke Signs and Symptoms   READ MORE

Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center Celebrates 500th Liver Transplant - More Than any Hospital in Houston Over the Last Eight Years   (February 18, 2014)
Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center announced today that it has reached a Houston milestone - it’s 500th liver transplantation.   READ MORE

Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke’s Medical Center Becomes First in Texas to Test Hybrid Design Carotid Stent   (February 4, 2014)
Novel Stent Design Provides Non-Invasive Alternative for Surgical High Risk Patients   READ MORE

CHI St. Luke’s Health Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center Launches Project ECHO   (January 21, 2014)
Innovative Program Allows Specialists to Assist Rural Community Doctors in Treating Chronic Hepatitis C   READ MORE

Bold New Alliance Among Houston’s Leading Health Care Providers to Transform Care Delivery in the Region   (January 7, 2014)
Clinical Services, Research and Education Greatly Enhanced by New Collaborations for CHI, St. Luke’s, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Heart Institute   READ MORE

Wayne Keathley Was Named President of CHI St. Luke’s Health/Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center   (January 7, 2014)
Wayne Keathley was named President of CHI St. Luke’s Health/Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center on January 1, 2014.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Medical Center and the Texas Heart Institute Become First in Houston to Implement New Approach for Treating Heart Failure   (December 16, 2013)
St. Luke's Medical Center (SLMC) and the Texas Heart® Institute have become the first in Houston to treat a patient suffering from congestive heart failure (HF) with a new implantable electrical device designed to improve heart function.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital Receives Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke Silver Plus Achievement Award    (December 13, 2013)
St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) announced today that it has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® – Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award.    READ MORE

St. Luke’s Medical Center Treats Emphysema Patients with RENEW Lung Volume Reduction Coil   (December 9, 2013)
SLMC becomes first hospital in Texas to utilize the PneumRx® RePneu® LVR Coil device   READ MORE

First Four Patients in Houston Enrolled in Study to Test Dissolving Device in Treatment of Heart Disease   (November 26, 2013)
St. Luke's Medical Center (SLMC) - home of the Texas Heart® Institute (THI) - recently enrolled four patients with coronary artery disease (CAD), into a study to evaluate the potential benefits of a dissolving device, similar to a metallic stent.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Medical Center Receives Get With The Guidelines® – Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award    (November 18, 2013)
SLMC has been recognized with this award longer than any other hospital in Houston   READ MORE

St. Luke’s and The University of Texas School of Public Health Unite to Perform First Successful Adult Fecal Microbial Transplant    (October 9, 2013)
FMT program is the first in Houston helping adults with recurrent Clostridium difficile associated diarrhea (CDAD or “C diff”) and other forms of chronic diarrhea   READ MORE

David J. Fine Accepts Position as President of CHI Institute for Research and Innovation   (October 1, 2013)
David J. Fine, president and chief executive officer of St. Luke's Health System (SLHS), announced today that he has accepted a position as president of a national research institute operated by Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), parent of St. Luke's.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Medical Center First in Houston to Investigate Potential New Treatment for Gastric and Esophageal Cancers   (September 18, 2013)
St. Luke’s Medical Center in the Texas Medical Center is the first site in Houston selected for a Phase 2 clinical study of the bispecific antibody, MM-111, for the treatment of advanced gastric, esophageal and gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) cancers.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Medical Center First in Texas to Implant AIGISRx® R Fully Bioresorbable Antibacterial Envelope    (September 17, 2013)
Device Significantly Reduces Infection Chances Following Surgery   READ MORE

New Formula Minimizes Recovery Time After Rhinoplasty Surgery   (September 17, 2013)
Using a new formula that combines a herbal remedy with a Swiss Therapy Chilled Gel Mask, Etai Funk, MD, FACS ?a board-certified facial plastic surgeon and ear, nose and throat surgeon at St. Luke’s Medical Center (SLMC)?has experienced success in reducing patient recovery time from rhinoplasty surgery to just one week.   READ MORE

Catholic Health Initiatives, Texas Heart Institute Sign Letter of Intent to Finalize Partnership Agreement Worth $220 Million   (September 16, 2013)
Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and the Texas Heart® Institute (THI) announced they have signed a letter of intent for exclusive negotiations toward a new partnership, funded by $220 million over the next decade for research and education in cardiovascular diseases.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Medical Center Heart Patient Pete Huttlinger Releases Acoustic Guitar Album    (September 6, 2013)
15-track McGuire’s Landing now available on iTunes, Amazon.com, CD Baby and other outlets   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Medical Center First to Offer Molecular Breast Imaging    (August 30, 2013)
Innovative Technology Provides Accurate Identification of Tumors in Women with Dense Breasts, Implants   READ MORE

Katina Scott of St. Luke’s Sugar Land Hospital Named President of The Exchange Club of Fort Bend   (August 30, 2013)
Katina Scott, manager of volunteer services and community relations at St. Luke’s Sugar Land Hospital (SLSL), has been named president of The Exchange Club of Fort Bend.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Medical Center Recommends Low-Dose CT Screening for Patients at High-Risk for Lung Cancer   (August 28, 2013)
St. Luke’s Medical Center is taking a stand against lung cancer by encouraging patients who are at a high risk for the disease to receive an annual low-dose CT scan, a radiology procedure performed using the lowest possible dose of radiation.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Lakeside Hospital Named a Best Place to Work in Healthcare for Third Consecutive Year    (August 21, 2013)
Modern Healthcare Award Recognizes Outstanding Employers in the Healthcare Industry on a National Level   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Hospital Announces First Neuroendocrine Tumor Program in Texas   (August 8, 2013)
St. Luke’s Hospital in the Texas Medical Center today announced the launch of its Neuroendocrine Tumor Program, the first in Texas.   READ MORE

St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital Donates $230,000 Raised At 10th Anniversary Gala to Interfaith Community Clinic   (July 25, 2013)
The gala held, on May 11, at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center, celebrated the hospital’s 10 years of growth and raised funds to benefit Interfaith Community Clinic.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Hospital First in Texas to Receive Three AACN Beacon Awards   (July 25, 2013)
Facility’s Nephrology Unit First in Nation for Beacon Award   READ MORE

St. Luke's in the Texas Medical Center Ranked Among Nation’s Best Hospitals for Cardiology and Heart Surgery for 23rd Consecutive Year   (July 16, 2013)
In its annual survey of “America’s Best Hospitals,” U.S. News & World Report has ranked St. Luke’s in the Texas Medical Center among the nation’s elite healthcare institutions.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Patients Medical Center Receives New Quality-Based Accreditation From DNV Healthcare   (June 14, 2013)
St. Luke’s Patients Medical Center (SLPMC) announced it has received national accreditation from DNV Healthcare —the only hospital accreditation program approved by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) that integrates the ISO 9001 Quality Management System with the Medicare Conditions of Participation.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital Re-designated as a UnitedHealth Premium® Cardiac Services Specialty Center    (June 6, 2013)
St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) has been re-designated as a UnitedHealth Premium Cardiac Services Specialty Center in recognition of quality care for Cardiac Surgery, Interventional Cardiac Care and Electrophysiology.   READ MORE

Episcopal Diocese of Texas Finalizes Transfer of St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System to Catholic Health Initiatives   (May 31, 2013)
The Episcopal Diocese of Texas today transferred St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System to Catholic Health Initiatives, the nation’s third-largest faith-based health system, officials announced.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Cancer Center Hosts First Cancer Research Summit    (May 10, 2013)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) hosted its first Cancer Research Summit on March 30, 2013, bringing together leaders of oncology research to share their latest advances as well as facilitating discussions for better integration and cooperation across affiliate institutions to enhance clinical trial accrual.   READ MORE

Revolutionary Brain Surgery Procedure Performed by Dr. Peter M. Shedden at St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital   (May 10, 2013)
Brain surgery has become less invasive thanks to the revolutionary technology utilized by Peter M. Shedden, MSc., M.D., FRCS(C), FACS, Medical Director of the Neuroscience Center, St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH).   READ MORE

Dr. Raza named "Physician of the Year" by St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital   (April 23, 2013)
Syed A. Raza, MD, General Medicine, has been named the “2013 Physician of the Year” by St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH).   READ MORE

St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital Celebrates 10 Years of Remarkable Growth   (April 23, 2013)
St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital will mark its dramatic growth over the past 10 years with a gala on Saturday, May 11, at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center.   READ MORE

Healthy Living Series   (April 22, 2013)
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EPISCOPAL DIOCESE OF TEXAS APPROVES DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT FOR TRANSFER OF THE ST. LUKE’S EPISCOPAL HEALTH SYSTEM TO CATHOLIC HEALTH INITIATIVES   (April 19, 2013)
Nationally Recognized System Brings Large and Long-Term Investment in Health Care to the Greater Houston Area   READ MORE

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital First in Texas to Investigate Potential New Treatment For Advanced Heart Failure   (April 16, 2013)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH), home of the Texas Heart® Institute, is the first center in Texas to treat a patient suffering from advanced heart failure (HF) in a clinical trial with the new investigational drug MYDICAR®.   READ MORE

April is National Donate Life Month   (April 11, 2013)
During April, we celebrate the generosity of organ donors and families who have made the decision to give the gift of life.   READ MORE

St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital Marks 10th Anniversary   (April 1, 2013)
On Sunday, March 31, St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) officially marked its 10th anniversary.   READ MORE

Easter Bunny Visits Patients and Families at St. Luke's Hospital at The Vintage   (April 1, 2013)
The Easter Bunny stopped by St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage to visit with patients and their families, as well as host of the Annual Easter Egg hunt.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital Hosting “Coffee with the Cardiologist” Series on Heart Topics   (March 18, 2013)
St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital is hosting an informal series of discussions, “Coffee with the Cardiologist,” covering educational topics presented by cardiologists.   READ MORE

New Cardiac Rehabilitation Clinic Opens at St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital    (March 12, 2013)
St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) recently expanded its cardiovascular health services with the opening of the St. Luke’s Cardiac Rehabilitation Clinic, which provides high-quality patient care and education.
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St. Luke’s Sugar Land Hospital Goes “3-D” In Fight Against Breast Cancer   (March 12, 2013)
New 3-D digital imaging system pinpoints smaller tumors, supports early detection and diagnosis   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Sugar Land Hospital Debuts New Women’s Center    (March 11, 2013)
Take a Tour and Learn About “Advances in Women’s Health” on March 19   READ MORE

St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital Goes “3-D” In Fight Against Breast Cancer   (February 28, 2013)
New 3-D digital imaging system pinpoints smaller tumors, supports early detection & diagnosis   READ MORE

2012 Olympic Gold Medalist Lauryn Williams To Sign Autographs in St. Luke’s Performance Medicine Booth at The Woodlands Marathon Health & Fitness Expo   (February 25, 2013)
Olympic gold medalist Lauryn Williams will be signing autographs in the St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) Performance Medicine booth at The Woodlands Marathon Health & Fitness Expo on Friday, March 1.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, Home of Texas Heart® Institute, and American College of Cardiology to Offer Free Heart Health Screenings Feb. 23    (February 19, 2013)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH), home of Texas Heart Institute (THI), is partnering with the American College of Cardiology’s CardioSmart initiative, a program that encourages patients to play an active role in their own heart health, to offer free cardiovascular health screenings on February 23.   READ MORE

Medicare Joins Major Insurance Carriers to Approve CyberKnife® As Treatment for Prostate Cancer   (February 19, 2013)
Healthcare providers in Texas were recently notified by the Texas Medicare intermediary, Trailblazer Health, that coverage of radiation treatment for prostate cancer would be immediately expanded to include CyberKnife® radiosurgery.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Lakeside Hospital Awarded ISO 9001:2008 Certification   (February 14, 2013)
St. Luke’s Lakeside Hospital (SLLH) has earned the International Organization for Standardization’s (ISO) ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System certification from DNV Healthcare, Inc.   READ MORE

February is American Heart Month   (February 13, 2013)
During the month of February, St. Luke’s Patients Medical Center wants you to help spread the word about living a heart healthy lifestyle.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Celebrates Lung Transplant Milestone   (February 12, 2013)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) recently celebrated its 20th lung transplant since re-activating its lung transplant program in February 2012.   READ MORE

Dr. J. Michael Graham and St. Luke’s Lakeside Hospital First in Texas to Perform Innovative Cervical Spine Implant Surgical Procedure Utilizing the SECURE®-C Cervical Artificial Disc   (February 6, 2013)
Advancing the frontiers of modern spinal surgery, J. Michael Graham, MD, PhD, FAAOS, has performed the first cervical spine surgical procedure utilizing the SECURE®-C Cervical Artificial Disc in the state at St. Luke’s Lakeside Hospital.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage Helps Retired Houston Police Officer Get Back to Life   (February 5, 2013)
Using a minimally invasive surgical procedure, medical staff at St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage (SLHV) have been able to treat what Alexander Mohr, MD, board-certified orthopedic spine surgeon at SLHV, calls “the worst back he had ever seen.”   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, Home of Texas Heart® Institute, First in Texas to Use New FDA-Approved Catheter-Based Heart Pump for High-Risk Patients   (February 4, 2013)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH), home of  Texas Heart® Institute (THI), is the first in Texas and among the first in the nation to use a new heart pump that allows the heart to rest while cardiologists perform minimally invasive heart repairs on high-risk patients.
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Cancer Research Summit   (January 14, 2013)
St. Luke’s Cancer Center’s first-ever Clinical Research Summit will feature current and upcoming research at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital; a round table discussion on the topic of integrated treatment modalities; the latest developments in surgical and medical oncology research and research support for the growing cancer program at St. Luke’s.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Hospital at The Vintage Names New CEO   (December 3, 2012)
Norman F. Stephens has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage (SLHV) and Vice President of St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System (SLEHS), effective December 3.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Successfully Completes The Joint Commission Ventricular Assist Device Survey   (November 29, 2012)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) has been recognized for successfully completing The Joint Commission survey for the Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) program.    READ MORE

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital Physicians Named To Super Doctors® 2012 List   (November 29, 2012)
John A. Goss, Jr., MD, associate chief, transplant service at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) and Jacqueline A. Lappin, MD, have been named to the Super Doctors® list for the transplant specialty, which was recently published in a special advertising section in Texas Monthly.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital Hosts Reunion Holiday Party for Neonatal ICU Graduates and Families   (November 28, 2012)
NICU graduates and families invited to attend on Saturday, December 8 from 10 a.m. to  noon at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, First Hospital in Houston and Second in Texas, to Earn ISO9001:2008 Certification   (November 21, 2012)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) is the first hospital in Houston and the second in Texas to be awarded the International Organization for Standardization’s (ISO) ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System certification.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Awarded the “Exemplary Five Star Service Award” for Vital Statistics for Third Consecutive Year   (November 15, 2012)
St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) has been awarded the Exemplary Five Star Service Award for excellence in vital statistics registration by the Texas Public Health Association for the third consecutive year.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Episocpal Hospital First In United States To Treat Uterine Fibroids With New High Intensity Focused Ultrasound   (November 13, 2012)
Results from international, multi-center research study could provide alternative treatment options to hysterectomy   READ MORE

St. Luke's Hospital at The Vintage Car Show and Toy Drive   (November 8, 2012)
Join us for our 2nd annual Car Show and Toy Drive.   READ MORE

St. Luke's hosts 4th Annual “BeAware” Breast Health Luncheon   (November 7, 2012)
Promoting awareness and early detection, St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) recently held its fourth annual “BeAware” breast health luncheon to inform and encourage women in the community to have their routine mammograms, and remind other women in their lives to do so as well.   READ MORE

Double Lung Transplant Brings Together Two Families   (November 1, 2012)
Of all the many memories during his 72 years, James Hershman will always remember the lifesaving gift he received from a stranger two years ago.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital Establishes Nursing Scholarship Program   (October 31, 2012)
A new nursing scholarship program will allow students to realize their dreams while helping address an impending nursing shortage, thanks to a collaboration between St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) and Sam Houston State University (SHSU).   READ MORE

St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital receives UnitedHealth Premium® Cardiac Services Specialty Center Designation   (October 31, 2012)
St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) has received the UnitedHealth Premium specialty center designation in recognition of quality care for Cardiac Surgery, Interventional Cardiac Care and Electrophysiology.   READ MORE

New Wound Care Clinic Opens at St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital   (October 31, 2012)
A state-of-the-art outpatient wound care clinic offering advanced medical treatments recently opened at St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH).   READ MORE

St. Luke's Designated as a “Texas Mother-Friendly Worksite”   (October 31, 2012)
St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) was recently awarded the Texas Mother-Friendly Worksite designation.   READ MORE

St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital Earns “Texas Ten Step Program” Facility Designation   (October 31, 2012)
St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) has taken a giant step towards improving the health of newborns and infants by earning the Texas Ten Step Program facility designation from the Texas Department of State Health Services.   READ MORE

St. Luke's and Theater Under the Stars (TUTS) Blood Drive   (October 8, 2012)
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St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage is Offering FREE Peripheral Arterial Disease Screenings   (September 18, 2012)
St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage will conduct free screenings for peripheral arterial disease September 25th - 27th in conjunction with P.A.D. Awareness Month.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital to Sponsor HSMA 2012 Races   (September 17, 2012)
St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital and our Orthopedic Services Group are proud to sponsor the Houston Masters Sports Association (HMSA) 2012 HMSA Classical St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital 25K Race and the Specialty Healthcare & Wellness 5K Fun Run. This race combination will allow runners of all capabilities to have a great running opportunity. Come out Sunday, November 18, 2012 to participate in the festivities.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Lakeside named one of the “Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2012” by Modern Healthcare   (September 7, 2012)
St. Luke’s Lakeside Hospital (SLLH) has been recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of the “Best Places to Work in Healthcare” becoming one of only two hospitals in the Greater Houston area to be recognized.   READ MORE

Free Prostate Screenings Sept 6, 2012   (August 13, 2012)
St. Luke's at The Vintage Hospital, located off 249 on 20171 Chasewood Park Drive in Northwest Houston, is providing free prostate screenings on September, 6, 2012. Call now to resrve your time.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Sugar Land Receives Path to Excellence Award   (July 30, 2012)
St. Luke’s Sugar Land Hospital (SLSL) was selected as a winner of NRC Picker’s third annual Path to Excellence Award, which recognizes healthcare organizations for their dedication to improving the patient experience.   READ MORE

St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital receives Mission: Lifeline Award for Heart Attack Care by the American Heart Association    (July 23, 2012)
St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) recently received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline Bronze Quality Achievement Award.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital Ranked Among Nation’s Best Hospitals in 10 Specialties Texas Heart® Institute at St. Luke's #6 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery   (July 17, 2012)
In its annual survey of “America’s Best Hospitals,” U.S. News & World Report has ranked St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) among the elite healthcare institutions in the nation in ten major areas of care.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Sugar Land Appoints Chief Executive Officer   (July 10, 2012)
Robert A. Heifner has been appointed chief executive officer (CEO) of St. Luke’s Sugar Land Hospital (SLSL) and vice president of St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System (SLEHS), effective July 9.   READ MORE

St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital Expands To Meet The Community’s Healthcare Needs   (July 6, 2012)
To meet the healthcare needs of a growing community, St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) recently opened its West Tower’s fourth floor.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Episcopal Health Charities 15th Anniversary Crystal Celebration    (July 2, 2012)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Health Charities 15th Anniversary Crystal Celebration featuring Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Chief Medical Correspondent, CNN.   READ MORE

Pet Therapy Begins at St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage   (June 21, 2012)
Meet the three newest volunteers at St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage (SLHV): Cracker Jack, Tater Tot and Jilly Bean.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Center of Sleep Medicine in Houston Receives Program Accreditation   (June 14, 2012)
Recently, St. Luke’s Center of Sleep Medicine and St. Luke’s Center of Sleep Medicine-Kirby Glen received program accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage Reduces Risk associated with Airborne Hospital Acquired Infections   (June 13, 2012)
To take additional steps in reducing risks associated with airborne hospital acquired infections, St. Luke’s Hospital at the Vintage (SLHV) is the first hospital in Greater Houston to take good air, mandated by current code, and turn it into the best air available by using advanced oxidation technology.   READ MORE

Back Pain Seminar   (May 31, 2012)
Join St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage for a FREE seminar on back pain, common conditions and treatment options.   READ MORE

Lose the Weight, Gain a Healthy Lifestyle   (May 31, 2012)
Whether you are looking lose a few pounds for beach season or desire a healthier lifestyle, St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage is here to help.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage Offers Minimally-Invasive Spine Surgery   (May 31, 2012)
Back pain is the second leading cause of doctor visits and statistics show that 80 percent of people will experience severe back pain at some point in their lives.   READ MORE

Seshasree Marupudi, MD, Named as St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital’s “2012 Physician of the Year”    (May 15, 2012)
Seshasree Marupudi, MD, hospitalist, has been named the “2012 Physician of the Year” by St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH).   READ MORE

Medical Oncology Clinic Opens   (May 14, 2012)
Under the leadership of Luis H. Camacho, MD, St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) recently opened its new Oncology Medical Clinic to provide evaluation and treatment of medical oncology and blood disorders.   READ MORE

Hip & Knee Osteoarthritis   (May 8, 2012)
Free seminar on Hip & Knee Osteoarthritis: Prevention and Treatment.   READ MORE

Stroke Awareness   (April 26, 2012)
Free seminar on Stroke Awareness.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage Implanting MRI-Safe Pacemaker System   (April 25, 2012)
St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage (SLHV)  is proud to offer heart patients the first pacing system designed, tested and FDA approved, the Revo MRI™ SureScan® pacing system, for use in the Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) environment.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, Home of Texas Heart® Institute, Receives Re-Accreditation from Society of Chest Pain Centers   (April 25, 2012)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s), home of Texas Heart® Institute (THI), has received a full three-year re-accreditation as a Chest Pain Center with PCI from the Society of Chest Pain Centers (SCPC).   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage Focuses on Treatment for Fainting   (April 24, 2012)
Fainting is a brief and sudden loss of consciousness occurring when there is a drop in blood pressure and not enough oxygen reaches the brain.   READ MORE

St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital’s Pediatric Emergency Department Receives Artwork Inspired by Famed Children’s Author from Junior League    (April 24, 2012)
The Pediatric Emergency Department at St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) recently received  art murals inspired by famed children's artist and author Eric Carle, thanks to a collaboration with the Junior League of North Harris and South Montgomery Counties.   READ MORE

Abstract by Head of Cardiology at St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage Accepted by Cardiostim   (April 23, 2012)
The abstract “Risk of Inappropriate Shocks” by Maged Amine MD, head of cardiology at St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage (SLHV), was accepted by The Scientific Committee for Cardiostim 2012, during its 18th World Congress.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage Joins with Cypress Creek YMCA for Healthy Kid’s Day   (April 20, 2012)
St. Luke's Hospital at The Vintage (SLHV) joins with the Cypress Creek Family YMCA to host Healthy Kid's Day.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage participates in “Living Well in Cy-Fair Expo”   (April 20, 2012)
St. Luke's Hospital at The Vintage will join HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Cypress, Grace Care Center of Cypress and other members of the community to host the “Living Well in Cy-Fair Expo” on April 27 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.   READ MORE

Join St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage Relay for Life Team   (April 19, 2012)
Join St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage in the fight against cancer on May 11, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. for the Northwest Harris County Relay For Life at Klein Oak High School.   READ MORE

Brant Lipscomb Jr., MD, Recognized with Interfaith Service of Excellence Award    (April 18, 2012)
Brant Lipscomb Jr., MD, was recently recognized with the Interfaith of The Woodlands’ Service of Excellence Award for Health.   READ MORE

St. Luke's The Woodlands Sleep Center Receives Program Accreditation by AASM   (April 12, 2012)
St. Luke's The Woodlands Sleep Center recently received program accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).   READ MORE

Free Seminar on Arthritis Awareness   (April 10, 2012)
Join St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage for a FREE seminar on arthritis awareness and the prevention and treatment options available for you.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, Home of Texas Heart® Institute, First in Houston to Use New FDA-Approved Stent for Diabetics with Heart Disease    (April 9, 2012)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, home of Texas Heart® Institute (THI), is the first hospital in Houston to use a new heart stent that is the first and only one approved by the FDA for treating patients with coronary heart disease (CAD) and diabetes.   READ MORE

Physician Receives Grant from Center for Space Medicine to Study the Effects of Prolonged Gravity Loss on Sense of Smell   (April 9, 2012)
Eric M. Bershad, MD, St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital and Assistant Professor of Neurology at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM), recently received a grant to study the effects of body position and elevated intracranial pressure (high pressure in the brain) in humans with Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension (IIH).   READ MORE

“Houston Has Heart” Benefits Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital   (April 9, 2012)
Fine dining in Houston benefits Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's April 15-30.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital Opens Outreach Clinic for Advanced Cirrhosis Evaluation and Treatment   (April 9, 2012)
St. Luke's the Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) has recently opened an outreach clinic for advanced cirrhosis therapies and pre-screening for potential liver transplant with Texas Medical Center physicians.   READ MORE

St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital and St. Luke’s Lakeside Hospital Receive Silver Awards in Texas Healthcare Quality Improvement   (April 4, 2012)
St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) and St. Luke’s Lakeside Hospital (SLLH) have each won the Silver Award from the Texas Health Care Quality Improvement Awards committee.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, Home of the Texas Heart Institute®, Only Hospital in Houston Recognized by the American Heart Association as an Accredited Heart Attack Receiving Center    (March 29, 2012)
 St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s), home of the Texas Heart Institute® (THI), received accreditation as a Mission: Lifeline® Heart Attack Receiving Center from the American Heart Association and Society of Chest Pain Centers, becoming the only hospital in Houston to earn this recognition.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital receives the “Exemplary Five Star Award” for Second Consecutive Year   (March 29, 2012)
For a second consecutive year, St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) has been awarded the “Exemplary Five Star Award” for vital statistics by the Texas Public Health Association.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Opens New Oncology Medical Clinic Under Direction of Luis H. Camacho, MD    (March 23, 2012)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s) recently opened its new Oncology Medical Clinic to provide evaluation and treatment of medical oncology and blood disorders.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Stroke Team Leads the Way in Stroke Care Receiving Highest Honors from American Stroke Association   (March 20, 2012)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital’s (St. Luke’s) Stroke and Neurocritical Care Team received the highest honors at the American Heart Association’s 2012 International Stroke Conference.   READ MORE

Cancer Center at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Awarded Accreditation by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons   (March 16, 2012)
The Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS) granted the Cancer Center at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s) a three-year Accreditation with Commendation for 2011 through 2014. The accreditation program sets national quality-of-care standards for cancer programs and reviews the programs to ensure compliance.   READ MORE

Hari R.Mallidi, MD, and Ramachandra R. Sista, MD, Lead Lung and Heart-LungTransplant Programs at Texas Heart® Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital   (March 12, 2012)
Texas Heart® Institute (THI) and St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s) named noted cardio-thoracic surgeon, Hari R.Mallidi, MD, from Stanford University Medical School.   READ MORE

Society of Critical Care Medicine Chooses Ran Xu of St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital’s Pharmacy Department as “2012 Alan I. Fields Award” Recipient    (March 8, 2012)
The Texas Chapter of Society of Critical Care Medicine has selected Ran Xu, PhD, PharmD, BCPS, Clinical Pharmacy Coordinator at St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital, as a recipient of the 2012 Alan I. Fields Award for her abstract, “Outcomes Associated with a Screening and Treatment Pathway for Occult Hypoperfusion following Cardiac Surgery."    READ MORE

We’re Growing For You!   (March 6, 2012)
St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital is experiencing significant growth for our patients, visitors, physicians and staff.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage Hosts Colorectal Awareness and Screening Seminar   (March 1, 2012)
Each year about 150,000 Americans are diagnosed with colorectal cancer, and about 50,000 die from the disease.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, Home of Texas Heart® Institute, Gets New Look at Heart Imaging With Perkins Healthcare Integrated Video Imaging System   (February 23, 2012)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s), home of the Texas Heart® Institute (THI), has selected Perkins Healthcare Technologies to provide video integration on its new Bi Plane GE Cardiac Catheterization lab.   READ MORE

Sharing the Dough   (February 6, 2012)
Sharing the dough for a good cause, the newly opened Panera Bread in The Woodlands recently donated $4,150 through its Operation Dough-nation program  to St.  Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital’s Good Shepherd Fund.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Hospital at The Vintage Sponsors Northwest Private School Preview   (January 27, 2012)
Join St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage on Sunday, January 29, from 3 to 5 p.m., at the Cypress Creek YMCA Youth Center for the 10th Annual Northwest Private School Preview.   READ MORE

World-Renowned Cell-Therapy Researcher, Doris Taylor, PhD, Joins Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital   (January 27, 2012)
The Texas Heart Institute (THI) at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s) announced today that Doris Taylor, PhD, FAHA, FACC, one of the world’s leading cell therapy and cardiac regeneration scientists, will join THI on March 1.   READ MORE

Nitin A. Kapur, MD, MPH Joins St. Luke’s Medical Clinic    (January 23, 2012)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) announces that internal medicine physician Nitin A. Kapur, MD, MPH, has joined the staff at St. Luke’s Medical Clinic.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage has extended its labor and delivery services to now include childbirth education classes   (January 20, 2012)
St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage has extended its labor and delivery services to now include childbirth education classes.   READ MORE

Blase A. Carabello, MD, Appointed Chief of Cardiology for Texas Heart Institute® and St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital   (January 13, 2012)
Blase A. Carabello, MD, has been appointed Chief of Cardiology for both the Texas Heart Institute (THI) and St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s).   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage Participating in Cypress Creek YMCA Open House   (January 12, 2012)
Bring the family on Saturday, January 14, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., to the Cypress Creek Family YMCA open house.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital Receives the “Best Practices Award” in Pharmacy Operations by CPS   (January 10, 2012)
Recently, St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH) received the “Best Practices Award” by Comprehensive Pharmacy Services (CPS)—marking the third time the hospital has garnered this recognition.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Hospital at The Vintage Hosts "A Healthier You" Seminar   (January 10, 2012)
Living healthier and losing weight is a common New Year’s resolution in the U.S.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Offers Bronchial Thermoplasty Treating Severe Asthma Patients   (January 5, 2012)
First Hospital in Houston to Offer Innovative Procedure   READ MORE

Van Bree Elected to Statewide Hospital Association Board   (December 30, 2011)
Margaret M. Van Bree, M.H.A., DrPH, CEO of St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital and senior vice president of St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System in Houston, has been elected to the Texas Hospital Association’s Board of Trustees.   READ MORE

Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital First in Nation to Implant Heart Pump in Study to Assess Device’s Potential to Limit Heart Muscle Damage after Heart Attack    (November 18, 2011)
Interventional cardiologists affiliated with Texas Heart® Institute (THI) at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s) recently implanted the first two patients in the nation with a tiny heart pump in a feasibility trial to determine the pump’s potential to limit damage to heart muscle following a heart attack.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Lakeside Hospital Named One of “Best Places to Work in Healthcare”   (November 9, 2011)
St. Luke’s Lakeside Hospital in The Woodlands has been recognized as one of Modern Healthcare’s “Best Places to Work in Healthcare.”   READ MORE

Triten Corporation Recognized for its Commitment to the Community by Association of Fundraising Professionals   (November 8, 2011)
Triten Corporation, a provider to the energy industry, received the prestigious Outstanding Small Corporation Award by the Association of Fundraising Professionals–Greater Houston Chapter at the Annual National Philanthropy Day Awards luncheon on November 2.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Receives Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award   (November 4, 2011)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s) has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.   READ MORE

Local Chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives Honors David J. Fine with an Academic Scholarship Established in his Name    (November 3, 2011)
David J. Fine, FACHE, President and CEO of St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System, was recognized with a scholarship established in his honor by the American College of Healthcare Executives – SouthEastTexasChapter (ACHE-SETC) at its "What's Up Boss?" event.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital’s Auxiliary Announces Winners of Annual Photography Contest   (November 2, 2011)
Lexi Nemeth with The Methodist Hospital is the Best in Show award recipient of the Annual Photography Contest hosted by St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital’s Auxiliary.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Episcopal Health Charities Names Local Physician as Recipient of Community Health Leadership Award for Commitment to Houston’s Homeless   (October 28, 2011)
David S. Buck, MD, MPH, President and Founder of Healthcare for the Homeless-Houston, has been announced as the recipient of St. Luke’s Episcopal Health Charities 2011 Community Health Leadership Award.   READ MORE

John A. Goss, MD Featured in HOUSTON 175 PEOPLE: CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHERS LOOKING AT HOUSTON    (October 25, 2011)
John A. Goss, MD, surgical director of the Liver Transplant Program at St. Luke’s Cooley Transplant Center® and associate chief of transplant service at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, is among the Houstonians featured in HOUSTON 175 PEOPLE: CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHERS LOOKING AT HOUSTON.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s CEO Margaret M. Van Bree Recognized by Becker’s Hospital Review as Hospital and Health System Leader to Know   (October 18, 2011)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s) announces that Margaret M. Van Bree, DrPH, Chief Executive Officer of St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital and Senior Vice President of St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System, has been named in the Becker’s Hospital Review list of “291 Hospital and Health System Leaders to Know.”   READ MORE

Study Shows Improved Mobility in Rotator Cuff Repairs Using Allograft   (October 11, 2011)
Suffering from terrible pain, Stefan Maul was unable to move his right shoulder.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Names Thomas McIlwain, MD as Vice President of Quality and Performance Improvement   (October 7, 2011)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s) announces Thomas P. Mcllwain, MD as Vice President of Quality and Performance Improvement.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Receives Re-Certification for Cardiac Rehabilitation Program, Fit Hearts    (October 5, 2011)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (“St. Luke’s”), home of Texas Heart® Institute, announces it has received re-certification for its Cardiac Rehabilitation Program, Fit Hearts, by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR), marking the third three-year term that St. Luke’s has received accreditation.   READ MORE

Terry Wilkerson Joins St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital as Vice President of Facilities and Support Services   (October 3, 2011)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s) announces that Terry L. Wilkerson, PE, has joined as Vice President of Facilities and Support Services.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Cooley Transplant Center Coordinator Inspires Patients with her Personal Experience   (September 16, 2011)
When Shannon Cook, RN arrives at work at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Cooley Transplant Center each day, not only is she a highly experienced Senior Liver Transplant Coordinator, but a transplant recipient as well.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Lakeside Hospital Only Houston Area Hospital Recognized as One of “Best Places to Work in Healthcare”   (September 2, 2011)
St. Luke’s Lakeside Hospital in The Woodlands has been recognized as one of Modern Healthcare’s “Best Places to Work in Healthcare.”   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Conducts First Clinical Trial Of Laser Tissue Welding Technology for Liver Surgery   (August 29, 2011)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s) is conducting the first clinical trial of a leading-edge laser technology designed to effectively weld tissue without cauterization.   READ MORE

Jacqueline Lappin, MD, to Lead Pancreas Transplantation Program at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Cooley Transplant Center®    (August 22, 2011)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s) announces that Jacqueline Lappin, MD, will lead the pancreas transplantation program at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Cooley Transplant Center.   READ MORE

Study Indicates CT Scans Can Increase Positive Outcomes in Lung Cancer Patients   (August 11, 2011)
Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among both men and women. According to The American Cancer Society’s most recent study, there are an estimated 222,520 new cases and 157,300 deaths each year, accounting for 28 percent of all cancer deaths.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Physician First in Texas to Implant New Trifecta Valve   (August 9, 2011)
A St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital physician is the first in Texas to implant the Trifecta™ aortic stented tissue valve, a clinically-proven replacement for diseased, damaged or malfunctioning aortic heart valves.   READ MORE

COOKING WITH HEART: HEART-HEALTHY MEALS IN A HURRY   (August 9, 2011)
Learn to prepare tasty, heart-smart dishes when time is limited.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Community Emergency Centers Remind Houstonians of Summer Health Tips   (August 1, 2011)
 With heat indices reaching triple digits, St. Luke’s Community Emergency Centers is reminding Houstonians of ways to keep you and your family healthy and safe during these record-breaking temperatures.    READ MORE

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital Ranked Among Nation’s Best Hospitals in Six Specialties Texas Heart® Institute at St. Luke’s #4 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery   (July 18, 2011)
In its annual survey of “America’s Best Hospitals,” U.S.News & World Report has ranked St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) among the elite healthcare institutions in the nation in six major areas of care.   READ MORE

Syncope and Dysautonomia Symposium   (July 11, 2011)
Please join us for the Syncope and Dysautonomia Symposium.   READ MORE

Nominations Sought for St. Luke's Episcopal Health Charities’ 2011 Community Health Leadership Award    (June 14, 2011)
St. Luke's Episcopal Health Charities' Community Health Leadership Program honors a nonprofit leader for his or her work in improving the health of vulnerable populations within the 57-county Episcopal Diocese of Texas mission field each year.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Transplant Patient Competes in the World Transplant Games in Sweden   (June 14, 2011)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) Cooley Transplant Center is rooting for one of its own as Amy Smith heads to Goteborg, Sweden to compete in the 18th World Transplant Games June 17-24, 2011.   READ MORE

Texas Heart® Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Among Three Sites in Texas to Offer Innovative Heart Valve Treatment   (June 3, 2011)
Two great-grandmothers—Ana Riddel and Anna Jean Irwin—now share more than a first name after both underwent a unique procedure to correct a life-threatening heart valve condition at Texas Heart Institute (THI) at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) on the same day.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital First in Houston to Achieve Target: Stroke Honor Roll   (April 27, 2011)
Hospital Also Receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Silver Quality Achievement Award   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Offers Free Skin Cancer Screenings   (April 19, 2011)
With summer just around the corner, The Cancer Center at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital is offering free skin cancer screenings.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Women’s Center First in Southeast Texas to be Accredited in Breast MRI Imaging by American College of Radiology   (April 5, 2011)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) Women’s Center is the first imaging site in Houston and Southeast Texas to receive accreditation in breast Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) by the American College of Radiology (ACR).   READ MORE

Texas Heart® Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Among First in Texas to Offer Pacemaker that Allows Patients to Safely Undergo MRI Procedures   (March 2, 2011)
Texas Heart® Institute (THI) at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) is among the first in Texas using newly approved pacemaker technology to safely overcome barriers, which previously blocked patients fitted with pacemakers from access to Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) machines for medical diagnosis. The new technology, known as the Revo MRI™ Sure Scan pacing system, received FDA approval in February 2011.   READ MORE

Texas Heart® Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital First in Houston to Offer Innovative CryoAblation Technology to Treat Common Form of Atrial Fibrillation   (March 1, 2011)
A physician affiliated with Texas Heart® Institute (THI) at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) is the first in Houston and among the first in the nation to treat patients for an irregular heartbeat with a new, minimally invasive cryoballoon technology that uses cold rather than heat to interrupt faulty electrical circuits in the heart.   READ MORE

Cold Weather and Colds   (February 28, 2011)
Dr. Aaron Schwartz discusses cold weather and catching a cold.   READ MORE

Ricky Meche 20 Years After Heart Transplant   (February 23, 2011)
Ricky Meche discusses his life 20 years after his heart transplant.   READ MORE

Heart Failure and Cardiac Implantable Devices   (February 23, 2011)
Dr. Mehdi Razavi discussing heart failure and how to prevent it as well as cardiac implantable devices.   READ MORE

In need of a second heart transplant   (February 23, 2011)
Kevin Spencer is in need of a second heart transplant.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Offers Effective, Minimally Invasive Treatment of Pituitary and Other Skull-Based Tumors with NICO Myriad™    (February 9, 2011)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) is the first in the Southwest to offer a new surgical device that enables neurosurgeons to perform brain tumor surgery more safely and effectively and less invasively.   READ MORE

Safe Driving in Icy Conditions   (February 4, 2011)
Tips on de-icing your windshield and driving in cold, icy weather.   READ MORE

Inclement Weather   (February 4, 2011)
Weather forecasts continue to call for freezing temperatures through Friday evening, with ice accumulation affecting roadways through early Saturday.   READ MORE

Inclement Weather   (February 4, 2011)
Weather forecasts continue to call for freezing temperatures through Friday evening, with ice accumulation affecting roadways through early Saturday.   READ MORE

Super Bowl Caution on Heart Health From Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital   (February 4, 2011)
Physicians at the Texas Heart Institute (THI) at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) repeated cautions this week about how high-stakes sports events like this weekend’s annual Super Bowl can pose health risks, particularly for people with heart disease.   READ MORE

Texas Heart® Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital First in Texas to Offer New Cardiology Procedure to Eliminate a Major Cause of Heart-Related Stroke   (February 3, 2011)
Texas Heart® Institute (THI) at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) is the first in Texas and one of only a few in the nation to treat patients with a new catheter-based procedure that uses sutures to tie off the left atrial appendage (LAA), which is known to be a major source of blood clots that may lead to stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation (AFib).   READ MORE

Inclement Weather   (February 2, 2011)
Due to inclement weather conditions experienced in Houston and Dallas, the city experienced controlled power outages on Wednesday.   READ MORE

Texas Heart® Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Cardiologists First in Houston to Use Breakthrough Imaging to Better Diagnose and Treat Patients With Blocked Arteries   (January 18, 2011)
Texas Heart® Institute (THI) at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) cardiologists recently became the first in Houston to implement a new imaging tool that shows unprecedented detail of arteries, allowing interventional cardiologists to make more informed decisions when assessing and treating heart arterial blockages.   READ MORE

Cooking with Heart   (January 17, 2011)
Please join Texas Heart® Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital for Cooking with Heart on Thursday, February 10 from 6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. at Central Market.    READ MORE

Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Second Hospital in Nation to Repair Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm with Newly Approved FDA Device   (December 23, 2010)
An 80-year-old patient at Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (THI) in Houston became the second in the nation to be treated with a newly approved FDA device for an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA).  The condition, often called, “the silent killer,” is a dangerous bulge or ballooning in the main artery of the body that typically causes no symptoms until it ruptures.   READ MORE

Patrick Laird of St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital honored with Texas Nursing Award   (December 15, 2010)
Patrick Laird, MSN, RN, ACNP-BC, CCRN,  Acute Care Nurse Practitioner and Director of Critical Care Services at St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital (SLWH), has been honored with the 2010 Texas Nursing Award in November at the 20th Texas Nurses District 9 Foundation’s celebration of The International year of the Nurse.    READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Receives National Award For Performance In Organ Donation   (December 13, 2010)
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) recently awarded St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) a bronze National Medal of Honor for its work in saving and enhancing lives through organ and tissue donation and recovery.  SLEH was one of only 310 hospitals nationwide to receive the distinction for outstanding leadership and commitment to organ donors, donor families and nearly 110,000 patients waiting on a second chance at life.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Hospital at The Vintage Opens to Serve Residents and Employees of Northwest Houston    (December 3, 2010)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System announces the opening of its newest hospital, St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage, which began receiving patients on Wednesday, December 1. Located at 20171 Chasewood Park Drive (off of State Highway 249 between FM 1960 and Louetta Road), the 212,000-square-foot, 106-bed hospital features a full complement of medical services, including emergency care, general surgery, women’s services and neonatology, orthopedics, gastroenterology, cardiology and neurosciences.    READ MORE

Advocate for Children Honored for Long-Term Collaborative Leadership Efforts    (November 29, 2010)
Sandra A. Martin, LMSW, has been named the recipient of the 2010 Community Health Leadership Award, presented by St. Luke’s Episcopal Health Charities, for her continued leadership and advocacy of children.
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St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System Acquires Patients Medical Center   (October 29, 2010)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System announced the acquisition of Patients Medical Center (4600 E. Sam Houston Parkway), a 61-bed acute care hospital located in Pasadena.   READ MORE

Jon Gossett Chosen to Lead Fundraising at St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System    (September 27, 2010)
David J. Fine, President and CEO of St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System (SLEHS), announced today that seasoned Houston fundraiser, Jon K. Gossett, will be leading development and fundraising for the healthcare organization. Gossett will begin work as vice president and chief development officer of SLEHS on October 1st.  “Jon’s track record in building development teams, working with trustees and volunteers, and establishing and enhancing external relationships were the precise mix of experiences we were looking for,” said Fine.   READ MORE

Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital Achieves Heart Failure Institute Accreditation   (September 24, 2010)
Texas Heart Institute (THI) at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) has become the first hospital in Texas to become accredited as a Heart Failure Institute by the Healthcare Accreditation Colloquium.  This accreditation is based on proficiency in managing heart failure, placing emphasis on both quantity and quality of life.
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New Minimally Invasive Surgery Performed at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital   (August 6, 2010)
A team of physicians now performs minimally invasive surgery at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital for the removal of parts of the colon affected by cancer. Drs. Eric Haas and T. Bartley Pickron, of Colorectal Surgical Associates (CSA), are leads on the study.
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St. Luke’s Provides Quality Emergency Care in Houston Communities    (August 4, 2010)
St. Luke’s Community Emergency Center® (CEC)—Holcombe celebrates 10 years of providing emergency care to Houstonians.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital Patient Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Heart Transplant   (July 19, 2010)
Randy Creech, St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital patient, recently celebrated the 20th anniversary of his heart transplant.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital Ranked Among Nation’s Best Hospitals in Five Specialties Texas Heart® Institute at St. Luke’s #4 in Heart & Heart Surgery   (July 15, 2010)
In its annual survey of “America’s Best Hospitals,” U.S.News & World Report has ranked St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) among the elite healthcare institutions in the nation in five major areas of care.
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St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Names New Vice President of Operations   (July 7, 2010)
Ronald LaPensee has been named vice president of operations for St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital (SLEH).   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine Joins Dr. Goss in Celebrating His Milestone in Liver Transplantation   (June 10, 2010)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s) joins John Goss, M.D., in celebrating his milestone as he recently performed his 1,000th liver transplantation procedure.    READ MORE

Galleria Chamber Of Commerce Blood Drive on May 26, 2010   (May 17, 2010)
The Galleria Chamber Of Commerce is hosting a community blood drive, May 26, 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 pm.  The St. Luke’s Blood Mobile Unit will be at St.  Luke's Community Emergency Center® on San Felipe and Winrock.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Hosts Free “Female Health Matters” Seminar   (May 6, 2010)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital will offer free “Female Health Matters” seminars focusing on Women's health issues including fibroid tumors, alternatives to hysterectomy, fatigue, foot health and wellness.   READ MORE

Free Skin Cancer Screening on Saturday, May 15   (April 8, 2010)
A free Skin Cancer Screening will be held at St. Luke's Radiation Therapy and CyberKnife Center on Saturday, May 15.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s to host “Feed Your Brain” series of informational neurological lectures in April   (March 30, 2010)
Topics cover dementia/memory loss, how heart health affects brain function, Gamma Knife brain surgery technology, and assessment of a neuro patient.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Health Charities awards $50,000 to The Community Clinic    (February 18, 2010)
In partnership with St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital, St. Luke’s Episcopal Health Charities recently awarded a $50,000 operating grant to The Community Clinic, located in Oak Ridge North in South Montgomery County.   READ MORE

Frank X. Speidel, MD, Named CEO of St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage   (February 16, 2010)
Frank X. Speidel, MBA, MD, has been appointed chief executive officer of St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage. Dr. Speidel will manage all aspects of the new hospital, including staffing, operations, marketing and regulatory compliance.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital Enhances Radiation Technologies to Provide Comprehensive Oncology Treatment Options   (February 8, 2010)
HOUSTON (February 8, 2010) – St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s) provides unique comprehensive, full-service radiation oncology care with the ability to deliver targeted radiation therapy and stereotactic radiosurgery for all tumors anywhere in the body.   READ MORE

Hospital Launches Food Fight for Good Cause   (January 29, 2010)
With unemployment at record high levels, hundreds of families in Montgomery County are facing hunger for the first time.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Lakeside Hospital Awarded by Entergy Texas    (January 29, 2010)
New Hospital in The Woodlands, Texas Receives Recognition for Energy Efficient Design   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Ranked Among Top Five Percent in Nation for Quality Fourth Year in a Row   (January 26, 2010)
Hospital Ranks Number One in Texas for Critical Care, General Surgery and Overall GI Services in National HealthGrades Hospital Study   READ MORE

St. Luke's hosts free informative “Heart To Heart” events.   (January 22, 2010)
In celebration of February as American Heart Month, St. Luke's The Woodland Hospital is offering a series of free “Heart To Heart” informative health events.   READ MORE

A Heart To Hang On To   (January 5, 2010)
For many, a simple hand-sewn heart brings much comfort, healing, and encouragement to hospital patients, family members and healthcare staff.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s wins 2009 Five-Star Hospital Award   (December 28, 2009)
St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital has been awarded the Texas Department of State Health Services’ “2009 Five-Star Hospital Award” designation. The award was announced at the 55th Annual Texas Vital Statistics conference held Dec. 9-11 in Dallas, TX   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Emergency Department Prepares to See Higher Number of Heart Attacks on Christmas, New Year’s   (December 21, 2009)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital and Texas Heart® Institute Doctors Warn Against Holiday Stress, Discuss Heart Attack Symptoms.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s to host presentation on “Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus”    (December 3, 2009)
Condition characterized by gait disturbance, urinary incontinence and early stage dementia; mimics symptoms of spinal disorders as well as Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s diseases.   READ MORE

Dr. Steven Sukin to host demonstration of the da Vinci® robotic surgery system   (November 24, 2009)
Also offering free screenings for Body Mass Index (BMI), cholesterol, blood pressure and more.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Holiday Handbook Released   (November 23, 2009)
How To Have The Turkey and Stuffing, Guilt Free!  The St. Luke's Holiday Handbook provides valuable nutritional information to help you have a healthy and happy holiday season.

A Royal Welcome   (November 23, 2009)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System is pleased to welcome Her Excellency Dr. Rawya Saud Al Busaidi, Minister of Higher Education from the Sultante of Oman, along with a very distinguished Omani delegation to St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) and the Texas Heart® Institute (THI).   READ MORE

Artery Explorer coming to St. Luke's Nov. 11   (November 10, 2009)
The public is invited to take a virtual tour in the Artery Explorer, a mobile motion simulator, to learn about heart health and atherosclerosis, a silent disease that is linked to nearly one in four deaths in U.S.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Community Emergency Centers - A Video Overview   (November 6, 2009)
St. Luke's has five Community Emergency Centers (CEC's) that bring our Faithful, Loving Care to neighborhoods throughout the greater Houston metropolitan area.  Watch the video now.

St. Luke’s hosts inaugural “Be Aware” Breast Cancer Awareness Tea   (October 30, 2009)
Women community leaders were encouraged to be ambassadors
to inspire other women to seek breast cancer screening.   READ MORE

Artery Explorer coming to St. Luke's Nov. 11   (October 30, 2009)
The public is invited to take a virtual tour in the Artery Explorer, a mobile motion simulator, to learn about heart health and atherosclerosis, a silent disease that is linked to nearly one in four deaths in U.S.   READ MORE

Coffee With The Cardiologist   (October 30, 2009)
July 30 - December 10, 2009
St. Luke's  The Woodlands Hospital is hosting an informal series of discussions, "Coffee With The Cardiologist," beginning July 30, and running through December 10th. The series will cover educational topics presented by cardiologist Margit Nemeth, MD.
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Halloween Safety Tips for Your Family   (October 28, 2009)
St. Luke's Community Emergency Centers want to help promote your family's safety by providing Halloween Safety Tips for you to discuss with your children.

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Receives ANCC Magnet Designation for Nursing Excellence for a Third Time
National Recognition Awarded
   (October 14, 2009)
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital in the Texas Medical Center, announces it has received national recognition for excellence in nursing care for the third time from the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Magnet Designation for Nursing Excellence. Recognizing quality patient care and nursing excellence, the Magnet Recognition Program® provides consumers with the ultimate benchmark to measure the quality of care that they can expect to receive.   READ MORE

National Study Reports Lower Mortality Rate at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital   (October 14, 2009)
HealthGrades Study Places St. Luke’s in Top 10 Percent Nationally   READ MORE

St. Luke's and KSBJ Team Up for Live Web Chat on H1N1   (October 9, 2009)
Herbert DuPont, MD, Infectious Diseases, St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, will host a live web chat sponsored by Contemporary Christian music station KSBJ 89.3FM to answer questions about the H1N1 virus and vaccine on Monday, October 12, from 3 to 5 p.m.   READ MORE

Updated Visitation Policies at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital   (October 5, 2009)
Due to an increase in flu cases within our community, St. Luke's is restricting visitation hours to help protect our patients, visitors, staff, physicians and volunteers.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s to host "Be Aware" Breast Cancer Lecture Series   (September 29, 2009)
In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness month, St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital joins the fight against breast cancer with a special breast cancer lecture series in October, 2009.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Lakeside Hospital to set sail with opening Sept. 28   (September 14, 2009)
New hospital dedicated to high-quality cardiology, sports medicine and orthopedic/spine care.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Lakeside Hospital new employees welcomed   (September 1, 2009)
Executives of St. Luke's Lakeside Hospital welcome new employees on Monday, August 31. St. Luke's Lakeside will open in The Woodlands on September 28, 2009   READ MORE

Texas Heart Institute Receives $4.1 Million Grant    (August 19, 2009)
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded a $4.1 million grant to the Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (THI at SLEH) to determine the effect of pulseless blood flow on bodily functions.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Hosts Seminar for Health Care Providers   (August 19, 2009)
St. Luke's will host a pain management seminar for health care providers on Wednesday, September 30.   READ MORE

Minimally Invasive Procedure for Fibroid Removal   (August 17, 2009)
A minimally invasive alternative to hysterectomy for women with fibroids is now being performed at St. Luke’s Sugar Land Hospital.   READ MORE

St. Luke’s Provides Quality Emergency Care   (August 10, 2009)
In the summer of 2000, St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System’s first freestanding emergency center outside of the Texas Medical Center.   READ MORE

Clinical Pastoral Education begins 6th year at St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital   (August 4, 2009)
“Spiritual and emotional care are as important for healing as medical care itself,” Chaplain Randall Trego, head of Pastoral Care at St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital   READ MORE

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital Ranked Among Nation’s Best Hospitals in Eight Specialties   (July 16, 2009)
In its annual survey of “America’s Best Hospitals,” U.S.News & World Report has ranked St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital (SLEH) among the elite healthcare institutions in the nation in eight major areas of care. This includes the Texas Heart® Institute (THI) at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, listed in the top ten nationally in heart and heart surgery for the 19th consecutive year.   READ MORE

Physician Networking   (July 13, 2009)
Physician networking party held on July 8.   READ MORE

Community Emergency Centers   (June 22, 2009)
Watch the ABC 13 story about hospital-based Community Emergency Centers in the greater Houston metropolitan area.

St. Luke's Sugar Land Hospital Physician Performs First Total Knee Arthroplasty in Fort Bend County Using New Navigation System   (June 19, 2009)
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Heat Related Illness Can Be Prevented   (June 15, 2009)
A message from St. Luke’s Community Emergency Center®   READ MORE

Chest Pain Center Accreditation with PCI   (June 10, 2009)
St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital has received Chest Pain Center Accreditation with PCI from the Society of Chest Pain Centers.
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Dr. Nali Spencer Joins St. Luke's Medical Clinic - San Felipe   (June 8, 2009)
Nali Spencer, MD, has joined the recently opened St. Luke’s Medical Clinic – San Felipe.   READ MORE

Swine Influenza Q & A   (April 28, 2009)
Questions and Answers about Swine Flu from the Centers for Disease Control.   READ MORE

St. Luke's Opens Community Emergency Center in Pearland   (February 10, 2009)
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100 Best Places to Work   (November 26, 2008)
The Woodlands, TX – St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital has been named to the list of the “100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare” by Modern Healthcare magazine.   READ MORE

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony   (November 12, 2008)
The Woodlands, TX –  Marking their expansion, St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital recently hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony for the official opening of the new Patient Care Tower II on the hospital campus at 17200 St. Luke’s Way.   READ MORE

Weight Loss Seminar on 10/21/08   (October 13, 2008)
The Woodlands, TX – A free informational seminar about weight loss surgery will be held on Tuesday, October 21 at 6:30 p.m. at St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital in the Lakeside Conference Room A.   READ MORE

Breaking Ground For Our Lakeside Facility   (September 9, 2008)
The Woodlands, TX – An official groundbreaking ceremony took place on Sept. 9 at the future site of the new St. Luke’s Lakeside Hospital.   READ MORE

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Program Debut   (September 2, 2008)
The Woodlands, TX – A Maternal-Fetal Medicine program has recently debuted at St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital along with the recent addition of Maternal-Fetal Medicine specialist Stacy L. Strehlow, M.D., to the hospital staff.   READ MORE

Margaret 'Peg' Reiter Chosen as Fellow   (July 6, 2008)
The Woodlands, TX – Margaret ‘Peg’ Reiter, PhD, RN, of St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital has been accepted to the prestigious 2008 Johnson & Johnson – Wharton Fellows Program in Management for Nurse Executives.   READ MORE

Leading the Way in Robotics Surgery   (June 20, 2008)
The Woodlands, TX – St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital has become the first hospital in the South Montgomery/North Harris County area to perform a partial nephrectomy (partial kidney removal) using the robotics-assisted da Vinci® Surgical System, developed by Intuitive Surgical.   READ MORE