In the News

Staff Retreat

On April 4, the staff of San José Clinic headed to the Houston Museum of Natural Science for their annual retreat. At HMNS, the employees reviewed the patient satisfaction statistics, the gold standards of customer service and the Clinic's Catholic identity, as well as engaging in development activities and learning more about what 2014 holds. The day culminated with a simulated trip to the moon and Mars to focus on team-building.

Employee Appreciation Month

March is Employee Appreciation Month! The leadership team of San José Clinic has been taking extra steps to make sure our employees know they are appreciated for the hard work they do every day. On March 18, the staff was treated to a delicious luncheon catered by Charlie’s & Co. Events Catering. Each staff member received a small gift and dessert bag with home baked goodies. Each manager also treated their staff to a little something during the month.

 


Valentine's Day Kickoff of New Diabetes Education Program at San José Clinic - Univision 45

February 14, 2014 - San José Clinic intern Rosa Morena did a great job on the 5pm broadcast speaking about diabetes and Valentine's Day, along with promoting our diabetes education program. This program is made possible by the generous donation of the Wal-Mart State Giving grant.


The San Jose Clinic Is Here to Take Care of Those Left Behind by the Texas Health-Care Debate Houston Press

November 13, 2013 - Two years ago, Alma Saldierna's husband was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. As his central nervous system broke down, he was hit hardest on his left side, leaving him deaf in that ear. He was trapped in his own body with an incurable verdict, his life as a construction worker over.


Open Enrollment In Marketplace Starts Tuesday - FOX26

September 30, 2013 - Executive director Paule Anne Lewis speaks with Fox26 about the upcoming rollout of the Affordable Care Act and the continued availability of San José Clinic for the uninsured. Click here.


San José Clinic provides care for underserved - Texas Catholic Herald

July 16, 2013 - Adelfa and Maria have been active patients at San José Clinic for 10 years. The sisters always come to the clinic together to receive dental care after hearing through family friends of the great and quick dental services offered there.


Conversation with Paule Anne Lewis, San José Clinic - Comcast Newsmakers

June 2013 - Executive director Paule Anne Lewis sits down with Comcast's Michael Bybee.


Art with Heart 2013 Benefitting San Jose Clinic - PaperCity Magazine - Blacktie

April 2013 - As with every year, Art with Heart 2013 was an outstanding evening of joy, wonder, greater art (of course),and incredible food.


Texas tops the list for most uninsured state again - KUHF

March 11, 2013 - Paule Anne Lewis, Executive Director, and Dr. Sherri Onyeigo, Medical Director, speak to KUHF's Pat Hernandez about a recent Gallop Poll article, ranking Texas first for the highest uninsured rate in the country for the fifth straight year. Click here.


Texas ranks first in uninsured residents - FOX26

March 9, 2013 - Paule Anne Lewis, Executive Director, speaks to FOX26 about a recent Gallop Poll article, ranking Texas first for the highest uninsured rate in the country for the fifth straight year. Click here.


DB's Dental Chairs, Stools Donated to San José Clinic - UTSD eFlash

January 15, 2013 - The University of Texas School of Dentistry has donated 13 Adec A-500 dental chairs and 26 dental stools to San Jose Clinic, helping the organization fulfill its mission of providing health care to the low-income and uninsured community.


Documentary movie examines 'The Waiting Room' - FOX26

October 23, 2012 - Paule Anne Lewis, Executive Director, speaks to FOX26's Melissa Wilson about the Fall Speaker Series and Peter Nicks' documentary, The Waiting Room. Click here.


San José Clinic Hosts Emmy Award-Winning Filmmaker - Texas Medical Center News

September 27, 2012 - Emmy Award-winning documentary filmmaker Peter Nicks will debut his film "The Waiting Room." San José Clinic, the Harris County Healthcare Alliance and Memorial Hermann Healthcare System have partnered to bring the film and filmmaker to Houston in an effort to raise local awareness about the importance of access to health care.


Left in need? How Obamacare & Rick Perry's Medicaid rejection hit safety-net clinics like San Jose - CultureMap Houston

July 24, 2012 - Paule Anne Lewis, Executive Director, speaks to the uninsured crisis in the community on a spotlight in Culture Map Houston.


Worthy of the Mission - Texas Architect

July 2012 - San José Clinic's new 33,000sqft building featured in July 2012's issue of Texas Architect. Click here to read more.


Healing Streams - Midtown Paper

October 2011 - San José Clinic makes the Midtown Paper. Click here to read the full article.


Affordable dental care options available for those in need - ABC 13

October 19, 2011 - KTRK Spotlights San Jose Clinic Dental Department. Please visit the KTRK website to view the video.