National Allied Health Professions Week is being celebrated Nov. 7 – 13, 2021. Allied health professionals are an important part of the healthcare team at Baylor and its affiliates. In addition, Baylor is training the next generation of health professionals, including physician assistants, nurse anesthetists, genetic counselors and orthotists and prosthetists.
When Baylor’s Teen Health Clinic first opened in 1968 at Jefferson Davis Hospital, it stood as a once-a-week maternity clinic serving adolescents who became pregnant. Today, it encompasses multiple clinics offering a spectrum of healthcare services.
Taking care of your health is one of the most important things you can do for yourself. Baylor College of Medicine experts have plenty of tips to help you stay healthy. This month’s Health Hint includes important reminders during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Each year during National Nurses Week, the Houston Chronicle recognizes an exceptional group of women and men in its ‘Salute to Nurses’ special section. This year, two nurses from Baylor and Texas Children’s Hospital, Debbie Barrera and Cassandra Duran, were selected for the Top 15 nurses in the area, and Baylor’s Shambra Exum was selected…
Every month we focus on an outstanding staff member of the BCM Family. This month, it’s Megan Watts with the Department of Otolaryngology.