Women’s Wellness Campus breaks ground, will expand care for community’s most vulnerable women and children

November 10, 2021
 

UT Health San Antonio contact: Steve Lee, 210-450-3823, lees22@uthscsa.edu Crosspoint Inc. contact: Chivis Alanis, 210-422-4196, develop@cpsatx.org SAN ANTONIO – The School of Nursing at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, also called UT Health San Antonio, and nonprofit Crosspoint Inc. today broke ground on the Women’s Wellness Campus, to expand care […]



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Study validates quick screening for chemical intolerance, finds one in five affected

November 4, 2021
 

A recent study validates use of a brief questionnaire to screen patients for chemical intolerance, after a large national sampling, and the researchers conclude the condition likely affects one in five people.




‘RISE for Rural Telementoring’ launches to boost health care in underserved rural communities

October 22, 2021
 

A program housed at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, also known as UT Health San Antonio, is reaching out to rural communities grappling with limited health care access and worker shortages, among other barriers.




Giving patients a ride could save lives, thousands in public health care costs

October 21, 2021
 

Providing transportation for low-income patients that reduces no-show rates for doctor visits by just 25% could lower public costs more than $15,000 per month as well as extend a lifeline for critical health care.



close-up roller with inlays and drops of white paint used to show possible chemical exposure.

Study validates quick screening for chemical intolerance, finds one in five affected

October 21, 2021
 

Contact: Steven Lee, 210-450-3823, lees22@uthscsa.edu SAN ANTONIO – A recent study validates use of a brief questionnaire to screen patients for chemical intolerance, after a large national sampling, and the researchers conclude the condition likely affects one in five people. Previously, researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, also known […]




‘RISE for Rural Telementoring’ launches to boost health care in underserved rural communities

October 20, 2021
 

Contact: Steven Lee, 210-450-3823, lees22@uthscsa.edu A program housed at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, also known as UT Health San Antonio, is reaching out to rural communities grappling with limited health care access and worker shortages, among other barriers. “Telementoring,” or technology-enabled mentoring, uses telecommunication technology to deliver training, education […]