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Posts during August 2014

Charles Barnett to Depart Seton in Early 2015

Charles Barnett to Depart Seton in Early 2015 AUSTIN, Texas – (Aug. 22, 2014) – Charles J. Barnett, FACHE, will retire as executive board chair of Seton Healthcare Family in February 2015, starting an orderly leadership transition over the next six months. Barnett’s decision to retire will close a chapter in a remarkable two decades of continuous…
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Garza: Discounted Drug Pricing Program for Poor Still Needed

Garza: Discounted Drug Pricing Program for Poor Still Needed AUSTIN, Texas – (Aug. 18, 2014) – Today’s Austin American-Statesman features commentary by Seton Healthcare Family President and Chief Executive OfficerJesús Garza. At issue is an effort by several major pharmaceutical companies to eliminate a federal program that requires them to provide Seton and other qualified health care…
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Q and A: Kate Henderson Explains Seton’s Health Equity Initiatives

Q and A: Kate Henderson Explains Seton’s Health Equity Initiatives AUSTIN, Texas – (Aug. 11, 2014) – Kate Henderson, president of Seton Medical Center Austin and Seton Shoal Creek Hospital, now has a new, additional responsibility for Seton Healthcare Family’s ‘Health Equity Initiatives.’ What are Health Equity Initiatives? It is our portfolio of activities and services focused on…
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Cancer Care Collaborative Takes Survivors on a Whole Food Tour

Cancer Care Collaborative Takes Survivors on a Whole Food Tour AUSTIN, Texas – (Aug. 7, 2014) – A group of cancer survivors huddled around a crate of rambutan recently in the Whole Foods Market downtown. Some had skeptical looks on their faces, while others didn’t hesitate to dig in and try a bite of the palm-sized, burgundy-colored, multi-tentacled fruit.
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