UMC Makes History as Borderland’s First Comprehensive Stroke Center

Monday, March 19, 2018

For the first time, El Pasoans can access the highest-level stroke treatment available without having to leave home. On Friday, March 9, University Medical Center of El Paso…

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Faculty Member Helps Bring New Brain Injury Technology to the Borderland

Wednesday, January 31, 2018
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El Pasoans now have access to a cutting-edge biomedical device with the potential to improve the assessment of brain injuries. The technology, called BrainScope One, promises to help…

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TTUHSC El Paso Hosts Regional Trauma Conference

Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Dr. Borron’s lecture was named in honor of Chona Macatangay, R.N., former trauma program manager for R. E. Thomason General Hospital (now University Medical Center of El Paso), who died of breast cancer in 2009. Macatangay is widely recognized for advances in the education of physicians and nurses about how to effectively care for trauma patients. Every year since 2009, one of the conference’s lectures has been named in her memory.

A dirty bomb has never been detonated in El Paso — but that doesn’t mean that local hospitals aren’t ready for it. Dirty bombs, a bomb that combines…

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GGHSON Alumni Graduate from UMC Nurse Residency Program

Friday, March 31, 2017

On Tuesday, seven alumni of the Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing (GGHSON) graduated from University Medical Center (UMC) of El Paso’s nurse residency program. The nurses received…

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GGHSON Alumni Recognized for Outstanding Nursing Service

Monday, November 14, 2016

Two Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing (GGHSON) alumni — Anna Ornelas, B.S.N., R.N., and Kuan Wong, B.S.N., R.N. — were recently recognized by the DAISY Foundation for…

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Three GGHSON Alumni Graduate from UMC Residency Program

Monday, September 26, 2016

On Tuesday, September 20, University Medical Center of El Paso (UMC) graduated its fourth nursing residency cohort, three of whom were Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing (GGHSON)…

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