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San Antonio AirLIFE’s Annual Golf Classic
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San Antonio AirLIFE’s Annual Golf Classic

Come join the San Antonio AirLIFE crew at their 22nd Annual Golf Tournament on Wednesday, April 11, from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Hyatt Hill Country Resort, located at 9800 Hyatt Resort Drive in San Antonio. The Florida Scramble tournament is open to all physicians, healthcare administrators and Continue Reading

Request an interpreter or translator online
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Request an interpreter or translator online

The next time you need an onsite deaf/language interpreter or medical translator, you can now submit your request online. The electronic request form is available on the Employee Intranet. Simply go to the “Services” tab, and then scroll down to “Patient Relations,” then select “Interpreter/Translator” and click on the “Interpreter Continue Reading

Congratulations to our Employees of the Year
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Congratulations to our Employees of the Year

University Health System employees were honored for their hard work and dedication during the Annual Staff Recognition Banquet on Thursday, February 21. Across eight individual categories and one team category, all of the 2012 Employees of the Quarter winners were celebrated for their achievements, and one winner was selected from Continue Reading

Walk-in physical therapy
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Walk-in physical therapy

Study finds it leads to fewer tests, lower costs Walk-in urgent care centers such as University Health System’s ExpressMed clinics are increasingly popular, accommodating the hectic schedules of busy families. But walk-in physical therapy? While instant access to physical therapy is unusual today, the results of a year-long study found Continue Reading

County Commissioners urge state lawmakers to expand Medicaid
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County Commissioners urge state lawmakers to expand Medicaid

  Members of the Bexar County Commissioner’s Court met on February 27 and unanimously approved a resolution supporting the expansion of Medicaid in Texas as allowed under the Affordable Care Act. The resolution states that Commissioners Court “supports and encourages the state of Texas to expand Medicaid statewide to adults Continue Reading

University Health System CEO takes reins of state organization
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University Health System CEO takes reins of state organization

George B. Hernández Jr., president/CEO of University Health System in San Antonio, has assumed the post of chairman of the Texas Hospital Association, one of the largest hospital associations in the country. He leads the organization’s 2013 Board of Trustees, which began its new term January 1.