CHRISTUS Foundation for HealthCare Clinics Awarded for Excellence

St. Mary's Clinic medical professional takes patient's blood pressureThe Texas Vaccines for Children Program, has awarded not one, but two CHRISTUS Foundation for HealthCare Clinics with a rating of “Excellent,” for increasing adolescent vaccine coverage. Both the CHRISTUS Healthy Living Mobile Clinics and CHRISTUS St. Mary’s Clinic will add the accolade to other awards they have received over the years.

Healthy Living Mobile Clinics Coordinator, Nancy Bocanegra was ecstatic and expressed admiration for the team effort well done. “This was an all-around team effort,” said Bocanegra. “We developed a strategy to be more effective in the administration of the vaccines specifically in the underserved populations we serve and the results were great.”

St. Mary’s Clinic Medical Director, Sister Rosanne Popp praised her staff for helping the clinic receive the prestigious designation. “The staff has exuded unparalleled diligence in explaining the pros and cons of the vaccine,” said Sr. Rosanne. “That is the only reason why we were able to achieve an excellent vaccination rate.”

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