Monthly Archives: June 2012


Big Kudo’s to all the IT Teams involved in the relocation of the SICU unit back down to 2a.  This project was very challenging due to the critical path and timelines required to get this area up and running for a smooth transition of these patients.  Considering the limited amount… Read more »


KUDOS to CMC TECH OPS                  I would like to than all of CMC Tech Ops for the excellent work they did for preparing for and successfully completing the Texas Juvenile Justice Department (TJJD – originally TYC) upgrade to Pearl 7.0 EMR for Corrections. This upgrade included and impacted 16… Read more »

New additions to the IS Family

Please help me in making some of our newest employees feel very welcome to be joining the IS family. Meet Natasha Thomas with the IS Clinical Revenue Team    Meet Michelle Dove, she joined the IS Admin Systems team     Meet Douglas McDowell with the IS Ops Network team

Tropics Watch Update

  Current Position: 22.5N 89.5W Geographic Reference: 505 miles west-southwest of Key West, FL Movement: Nearly stationary Organizational Trend: Increasing slightly Chance of Development Within the Next 48 Hours: 80 percent Chance of Development Beyond 48 Hours: 95 percent Chance of Hurricane Intensity Within the Next 48 Hours: 10 percent… Read more »

Keep an eye on the tropics..

Current Position: 25.0N 86.1W Geographic Reference: 280 miles west of Key West, FL Movement: Northwestward near 6 mph Organizational Trend: Increasing slightly Chance of Development Within the Next 48 Hours: 40 percent Chance of Development Beyond 48 Hours: 60 percent Changes from the Previous Forecast There are no major changes.… Read more »

Clear Lake Center Update

I am happy to report that I just met with Facilities and the contractors about the new CLC space and things are moving right along. It is finally starting to look like office space and it looks like we will have a very nice suite once it is complete!!!  Below… Read more »

KUDOS for Training

** Kudos to all IS Employees who have completed your current annual training! ** If you have not completed all FY12 training, please read: As an attempt to ease the burden placed on the online training system, IS has implemented a June 30th deadline for mandatory training. Because each of… Read more »


I just wanted to express my sincere recognition of someone that seems to always go above and beyond when helping others out.  Even though I am referring to an certain instance yesterday, this is a regular occurrence in my eyes.   I was working at our ARDC data center installing… Read more »