October is all about Pink!

Friday, October 26—Lee Denim Day

We’re gearing up to wear jeans on October 26, 2012, in exchange for donating $5. If you would like to pay by cash or check, please give these donations to your practice manager to receive your denim coupon.

To pay online click here.

Every Friday in October

Employees are asked to “Pink Out” in support of breast cancer awareness month. Sport your favorite pink shirt (work appropriate) for the cause. E-mail your picture to Brittni Leffage.

South Shore Ortho



Trainging goes pink

Ambulatory Orientation—October 9, 2012

Welcome our new UTMB Health employees!

Tamila Williams, NCOA, from Victory Lakes Towncenter Opthalmology; Kristen Gray, NCOA, from Friendswood Opthalmology; Rachel Lizardo, Nurse Clinician I, from PCP Pediatrics; Rebecca Langley, Nurse Clinician III, from Women’s Specialty Care Galveston.

Paula Olsen, Sr. Practice Manager, from PCP Pediatrics; Jessica Whitsett, PSS 1, from Children’s Center; Lindsey Cornwell, LVN, from CBC League City Family Health Care

Amy Broussard, PSS 1, from the Ambulatory Program Resource Gr; Michelle Gerald, Nursing Supervisor, from Stewart Rd Family Med Clinic; Janice Johnson, LVN, League City ENT; Lee Dolan, PSS 1, from Victory Lakes Towncenter.

 You help make us a great organization, welcome aboard!  

October 2012 Switchboard for Ambulatory Nursing Service Posted

Please take a look at some articles of interest to healthcare personnel as well as upcoming Professional Development and Educational Offerings recently posted on the Nursing Councils Webpage of the Ambulatory Blog at:


Have a great day.

Thanks Tanger!

Representatives from UTMB Health attended the Texas City Business Luncheon at the Doyle Convention Center featuring Tanger Outlet. Jim Roberts, director of new business development for Tanger Outlets, was the guest speaker.

 In just two weeks, the Tanger Outlet center in Texas City will open for shoppers! UTMB is excited to be a part of the Pink Style grand opening weekend. A weekend celebrating new stores & increasing awareness about breast cancer. Visit and shop at the new Tanger Outlets, I-45 at Holland Road, and stop by UTMB Health at a special breast cancer awareness display October 19-21.

Thanks Tanger for letting us be a part of your big weekend and promoting UTMB Health.

Stark Diabetes Center Retreat

Stark Diabetes Center held a retreat for all physicians and staff on September 22, 2012, at the Victory Lakes Town Center location. Other locations for the Stark Diabetes Center include the newly refurbished Primary Care Pavilion in Galveston, the Professional Building in Angleton next to the Angleton-Danbury Hospital, and at the intersection of 518 and 528 in Friendswood. All four locations are accepting new patients.