September 19, 2018

Seton Harker Heights Designated Texas Mother-Friendly Worksite

Breastfeeding moms returning to work at Seton Medical Center Harker Heights can feel at ease knowing their workplace has been named a Texas Mother-Friendly Worksite. “This is a visible sign to our associates that we are supportive of their choice to bre...

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September 12, 2018

Better Breakfast Month

  September is Better Breakfast Month and what better time to reinforce the importance of eating a healthy breakfast for both children and adults. Wellstone Dietitian Carey Stites advocates for a healthy meal to start the day. "Eat breakfast e...

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September 6, 2018

Seton Harker Heights Participates in “Stop the Bleed” National Campaign

Health professionals across the nation, including Seton Harker Heights’ Trauma Program Manager Joy Custer, are participating in the Stop the Bleed campaign. Through lectures and hands-on training, the program teaches the general public lifesaving trauma ...

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August 30, 2018

Pets & Our Health

  Coming home after a long day to a loving pet can be one of the most reassuring, comfortable feelings. Animals can help people in unexpected ways. According to the National Institutes of Health, an estimated 68% of U.S. households have a pet. Keep...

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August 22, 2018

Seton Harker Heights Celebrates Associates of the Month and Year

  We are excited to announce Seton Medical Center Harker Heights’ 2018 Associate of the Year, Amelia Abuan, CNA. Amelia has been part of the Seton Harker Heights family since February 2015 as a Patient Care Assistant on 2 West Med Surg. To be...

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August 20, 2018

Bell County Woman Praises Quality of Hip Replacement Care at Seton Harker Heights

  Pain was an everyday occurrence for Tricia Stanford, 62, who for the last two years has suffered from severe osteoarthritis in both of her hips. Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis, affecting millions of people each year. &nbs...

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August 6, 2018

Seton Harker Heights Earns Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Knee Replacements

  Patients undergoing hip and knee replacements can expect the best care once they step through Seton Harker Heights’ doors.   Seton Harker Heights recently became the first hospital in the area to earn The Joint Commission&rsquo...

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August 2, 2018

The Golden Hour & Breastfeeding

The first hour after birth when a mother has uninterrupted skin-to-skin contact with her newborn is referred to as the “golden hour.” This period of time is critical for a newborn baby who spent the past nine months in a controlled environme...

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July 12, 2018

Deck the halls early through donations

  Do you have any gently used children’s books or stuffed animals lying around? Donate today and help us collect Christmas presents for children and families in need!   During the months of June, July and August, Seton Medical Ce...

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June 28, 2018

Grilling Safety Tips

  Commence grilling season! There is nothing like firing up the grill in the summertime. With so many choices of meats, fish and vegetables to throw on the grill, it’s the perfect way to entertain during the summer months. However, with grilling co...

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