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Wilson County News
June 27, 2012 | 1,894 views | 1 comment

Cardiology and gastroenterology are two of the specialties that the Wilson Memorial Hospital District board wishes to bring to the Connally Memorial Medical Center in Floresville on a full-time basis. Physician recruitment was a dominant part of the board’s discussion at its June 21 meeting.

The hospital’s Chief Executive Officer Jerome Brooks reported to the board that two primary care physicians have agreed to practice in Floresville. A contract already has been signed with one doctor and the other doctor will be signing soon, Brooks said.

Action taken by the board during the meeting included:

•Renewal of a three-year blood supply services agreement with the South Texas Blood & Tissue Center. Brooks estimates the hospital will spend $113,000 on this agreement this year, because of an increase in blood utilization costs.

•Renewal of an agreement for endoscopy and surgical products with Olympus, for which Brooks estimates the hospital will spend slightly more than $30,000 over the next year..
 

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June 29, 2012 3:48pm
 
Hope they will hire better doctors. A few years back I went in after a vehicle accident. I was diagnosed with multiple injuries and transported to BAMC along with a huge bill. BAMC realeased me without anything significant, ... More ›

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