It was an impressive gift from the Lubbock County Medical Society that will allow Texas Tech Medical students to continue their gift to the community by operating a free health clinic every Wednesday night at Lubbock Impact.
The nearly 7,000 employees at Covenant Health depend on a strong volunteer force to help with patient dismissals, flower and newspaper deliveries, greeting folks and answering phones, just to name a few.
If you like to cook, you probably have a whisk in your kitchen. Mine cost about 4 dollars. Surgeons are using something that looks a lot like a whisk, except it costs about 4 thousand dollars. A lot of women with breast cancer will tell you it is worth every penny.
If you watched the Texas Tech game against West Virginia this weekend, you know it was at the end of the first half that Red Raider quarterback Alan Bowman took a big hit, but walked off the field touching his chest.
University Medical Center will host a two-day symposium that started on Thursday and will end on Friday that will cover practical ways of coping with traumatic experiences and helping others who suffered from those types of experiences.
The Critical Incident Stress Management Team with University Medical Center EMS is reaching out to the region to help their colleagues deal with the emotional stress leading to an increasing number of suicides among first responders.