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Waco Family Medicine and Ascension Medical Group Providence Announce Collaboration and Management Transition of Midwifery Services
The midwives, advanced practice providers, and staff of Ascension Medical Group Providence have transitioned to Waco Family Medicine following an agreement between the two organizations. Waco Family Medicine will remain in its current location at Ascension Providence and all current services will continue to be provided, with additional services planned for the coming months.
Volunteers like Ed are so crucial to provide comfort to the patients and families we care for at Ascension Providence. Without volunteers, the world-class, holistic care provided to everyone who walks through our doors would not be possible.
I am thrilled to share that this past spring, scholarship applications opened for the 2023 Ascension Texas Nurse Scholarship Program, and Ascension Providence had three nurses selected to receive $5,000 scholarships.
At her first appointment with the Ascension Providence Breast Health Center, Mandi learned about the Pink Partners Program that pays for mammograms and biopsies for women who are under or uninsured.
Former laundry worker returns as volunteer; recognized by Mexia State Supported Living Center for contribution to its All Faith Chapel
We are excited to share that we have recently completed the process to officially align our name and logo to reflect the Ascension Providence hospital that we serve.
Ascension Providence has received the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR (National Cardiovascular Data Registry) Chest Pain ̶ MI (Myocardial Infarction) Registry Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2023.
In May, we held our annual Associate Giving Campaign, We Give to Give. During the Campaign, we had over 650 associates that chose to give back to support our ministry, patients, and fellow associates.
Because of generous donors like you who support the life-changing and life-saving work that we do everyday at Ascension Providence, the Providence Foundation was able to provide grant funding through our spring grant cycle.
This is the heartwarming story of a couple whose plans took an unexpected turn when their baby, Emerson, arrived prematurely. From contractions on Christmas Eve to a sudden trip to the hospital, the couple found themselves in the care of the Ascension Providence Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).
Former CEO, Kent Keahey, tells the story of Providence, and the history of the Daughters of Charity.
Since its inception in 1950, the Ascension Providence Heart Hospital has continued to grow, producing many “firsts” for Waco.
We are pleased to announce that we were able to award grants to 5 departments totalling $257,832.15 for essential, state-of-the-art medical equipment!
As part of Ascension Providence’s mission, we are dedicated to serving the men and women who have sacrificed so much.
Patients that benefit from the Pink Partners Fund receive testing at the Ascension Providence Breast Health Center which offers a unique, spa-like atmosphere designed to make important regular breast screenings a pleasant experience.
Throughout the year, Providence Foundation funds special projects that directly impact patient experience and care. These special project requests are identified by hospital leadership and brought before the Providence Foundation Executive Committee for funding. ...
Ascension Providence hosted Medical Mission at Home, a free healthcare clinic at The BASE, on Saturday, August 13, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Ascension Medical Mission at Home is part of Ascension’s national commitment to reach individuals who are uninsured or underinsured...
On July 18th we blessed a Legacy Plaque for the late Terry Stevens, surrounded by his family and friends.
On August 1st we blessed a Legacy Plaque for the late Tom Salome, surrounded by his family and friends.
We truly have remarkable, compassionate, and dedicated associates at Ascension Providence. Many of our associates have a long tenure at Ascension Providence, culminating in years of experience across our ministry. Many associates continue to pursue advanced degrees to...
This spring, the Providence Foundation Grant Review Committee was very pleased to be able to award grants for 9 pieces of equipment/technology to 6 different departments and one clinic, totaling $117,428.35!
We are thrilled to announce that on May 31st, 2022, Ascension Providence and Providence Foundation held a blessing of the new Sister C Serenity Garden which was created for Ascension Providence associates to rest, relax and rejuvenate.
Ascension Providence received an “A” Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade for Spring 2022. This national distinction recognizes Ascension Providence’s achievements in protecting patients from harm and error in the hospital. Ascension Providence also received an “A” rating in Fall 2021.
Waco hospital patient praises nurse selected as Ascension Providence’s 2022 Nurse of the Year.
We are pleased to announce that we have been awarded a $25,000 grant from the Cooper Foundation to support our Pink Partner program!
Showing kindness and compassion creates lasting impressions that impact many lives for years to come. The late James (Jim) and Berta Hackney generously bequeathed a $500,000 endowment gift to Providence Foundation given in thanks for the loving care given to them by...
Ascension Providence's goal is to set a new standard for world class healthcare, keeping care close to home. We are committed to being Here For You when you and your loved ones need us most. As part of this goal, Providence Foundation recently launched the Here For...
Rodney and Judy Kroll have always been huge supporters of Providence. His 91 year old mother still volunteers at Providence Village three days a week. But in July of 2018, Rodney Kroll learned just what a difference Providence makes in the lives of its patients.
Finding a lump during her morning routine, Savanah realized her day was about to be anything but “routine”. “I knew I should get it checked, but didn’t have insurance”.
Haley Griffis, survivor of heart failure, shares her personal story of seeking urgent care during the pandemic.
As the caregiver on which others depend, you also need to take care of yourself. Let us help you take care of your health. With Ascension Online Care, you can find the care you need, when you need it–even nights and weekends.
We were so excited to learn that our family was growing. Our son was a toddler and we thought the timing was perfect. At 8 weeks, however, I found myself experiencing increasing morning sickness, so I went to Dr. Manning to put my mind at ease.
I’ve always had a “team mentality.” There truly “is no ‘I’ in team.” Growing up in a family of four children, all within 5 years of age, we had to operate as a team in order to survive. I saw the team concept modeled by my grand-parents at a young age, then systematically implemented by excellent athletic coaches growing up.
It all started in August of 2004 when I started experiencing discomfort and pain in my chest. I went through several tests with my family doctor, with no results. The pain and frequency increased and he said the only sure way to find the problem was by having an angiogram.