Foster School of Medicine Students Contribute to the COVID-19 Compassionate Care Fund

Monday, April 13, 2020
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Students raise $1,268 to assist patients and their families, as well as health care workers Being in the health care profession means caring about others. Students at the…

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$50,000 Wells Fargo Grant Keeps Hunt School of Nursing Students on Graduation Track During COVID-19 Pandemic

Sunday, April 12, 2020
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On Thursday, April 2, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso officials announced a $50,000 grant from the Wells Fargo Foundation that will provide a safety net…

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COVID-19 and Medication: What You Need to Know

Wednesday, April 8, 2020
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TTUHSC El Paso assistant professor Sarah Watkins, D.O., shares a video message with the community. Viruses and their associated diseases, including COVID-19, aren’t the only things that can…

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TTUHSC El Paso Faculty Honored with Suskind Medical Education Awards

Monday, April 6, 2020
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Two Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso faculty were named recipients of the inaugural Dr. Robert Suskind and Leslie Lewinter-Suskind Medical Faculty Awards for Educational Excellence…

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Texas Tech Physicians of El Paso Offers Tips for the Outbreak of COVID-19

Friday, April 3, 2020
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Continued preparation and precautions will help “flatten the curve” As the outbreak of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) continues to impact the nation, more Americans have been ordered…

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Tips for Handling Stress, Anxiety and Depression During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Wednesday, April 1, 2020
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Day-to-day life during the COVID-19 pandemic can feel overwhelming and cause stress, fear, and anxiety in adults and children. Everyone reacts differently to stressful situations; how a person…

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Treating mild symptoms of COVID-19

Thursday, April 2, 2020
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How to treat a fever If you or someone you’re caring for has a fever, follow these steps: Take your temperature and assess your symptoms. If your temperature…

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Precautions for household members of a patient with confirmed COVID-19 or a patient being monitored

Thursday, April 2, 2020
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Individuals who have close contact with a confirmed COVID-19 patient should monitor their health and call their health care provider if they develop symptoms suggestive of COVID-19 (e.g.,…

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National Match Day for the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine

Saturday, March 21, 2020
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Students learn where they will go for residency training After four arduous years of medical school, 88 graduating students from the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine found…

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