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Friday, December 5th, 2014

Ebola task force’s report calls for new facility

In a new report, the Texas Task Force on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response called for the establishment of a treatment facility specifically for children, among other recommendations.

Monday, October 20th, 2014

CTMC, St. David’s reach agreement on Ebola treatment

FULL ACCESS FOR PRO MEMBERS | Under an arrangement made public late last week, Central Texas Medical Center will automatically transfer people potentially stricken with the Ebola virus to one of St. David’s Healthcare’s Austin...

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

CTMC monitors influx of flu patients

The fall, Central Texas Medical Center (CTMC) is monitoring and managing the influx of patients with flu-like symptoms in the hospital's emergency department.

Monday, October 5th, 2009

Centers for Disease Control official giving talk at Texas State

Howell Wechsler, a Centers for Disease Control division director, will speak 9:30 a.m. Oct. 6 at Texas State University.

Thursday, February 26th, 2009

SMFD fire chief reads to local students

San Marcos Fire Department Chief Len Nored recently took the time to read to San Marcos CISD students.