Blog Posts in November, 2016

Free childbirth classes helping expecting mothers prepare for birth
Nov 28, 2016

Expectant parents in the Mid-Valley are finding valuable information to help them prepare for the birth of their baby through free childbirth classes which are held at Knapp Medical Center in Weslaco. Mothers and fathers can receive individualized ...

Knapp Medical Center to be Recognized During Rose Bowl Parade in California
Nov 21, 2016

Florestela Delgado of the San Antonio Eye Bank, second from left, presents an award to Knapp Medical Center for helping in efforts to heal the blind through a cornea donation program. Accepting the award are Tony Ashley, RN, Knapp Medical Intensive ...

Prime Healthcare Foundation Announces Closing of $160 Million Financing Transaction
Nov 21, 2016

(Ontario, CA) – Today, Prime Healthcare Foundation, Inc., a not for profit hospital system, announced that it has closed a $160 million senior secured credit facility (Facility) led by BBVA Compass (BBVA). The Facility, which may be expanded in ...

Knapp Medical Center Participating in Antibiotic Awareness Campaign
Nov 14, 2016

Knapp Medical Center is participating in an awareness campaign by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention regarding the importance of not over-using antibiotic medications. “Get Smart About Antibiotics Week” is an annual ...