COVID-19: Important Message to the Community from Texas Health Hospital Rockwall President Cindy Perrin

COVID-19: Important Message to the Community from Texas Health Hospital Rockwall President Cindy Perrin

ROCKWALL, TX – Nov. 25, 2020 – Your hometown hospital has a bustling campus with new construction touching every department in the facility as we add services and beds in an exciting 3-year, $92m expansion project. While that happy, mammoth endeavor unfolds there is a separate whirlwind of activity creating its own chaos. New walls […]

Rockwall Office of Emergency Management emphasizes limiting group gatherings over the holidays as COVID cases rise

Rockwall Office of Emergency Management emphasizes limiting group gatherings over the holidays as COVID cases rise

ROCKWALL, TX – Nov. 23, 2020 – With COVID-19 cases on the rapid rise once again, holiday celebrations will likely look a little different this year as we aim to flatten the curve. According to the latest numbers from the Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management (RCOEM) COVID Dashboard, there are a total of 2,433 […]

Texas Health Hospital Rockwall to host free webinar on weight loss surgery

Texas Health Hospital Rockwall to host free webinar on weight loss surgery

“What to know when considering bariatric surgery” ROCKWALL, TX (Oct. 24, 2020) As part of its free, virtual Health Chat Series, Texas Health Hospital Rockwall invites those interested in learning more about bariatric surgery to join them for an community education class:  “What to know when considering bariatric surgery.” The Zoom webinar will be presented […]

Free COVID-19 testing at Lake Pointe Church in Rockwall Monday

Free COVID-19 testing at Lake Pointe Church in Rockwall Monday

ROCKWALL, TX (Oct. 24, 2020) Free COVID-19 testing will be available from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. this Monday, Oct. 26 at Lake Pointe Church, 701 E. I-30 Frontage Road. There are no requirements for testing and results will be available in 48 to 96 hours. Please, no eating or drinking 15 minutes prior to […]

Free virtual class on back injuries, prevention & care hosted by Texas Health Hospital Rockwall

Free virtual class on back injuries, prevention & care hosted by Texas Health Hospital Rockwall

ROCKWALL, TX (Oct. 21, 2020) Suffering from back pain? As part of its ongoing commitment to provide community education classes, Texas Health Hospital Rockwall will host a VIRTUAL Health Chat on Back Injuries, Prevention & Care from 12 to 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29, presented by Howard Barrett, PT, DPT- Manager of Therapy Services. Most […]

Health Bytes: Rockwall YMCA to present free webinar on managing anxiety, depression during COVID-19

Health Bytes: Rockwall YMCA to present free webinar on managing anxiety, depression during COVID-19

ROCKWALL, TX (Oct. 6, 2020) The JER Chilton YMCA at Rockwall, in partnership with Texas Health Hospital Rockwall, will present a free webinar on Managing Anxiety and Depression during COVID-19, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22. The guest presenter will be Dr. Vineeth Kumar, a local board certified physician with Sandknop Health Group […]

Staple Goods Market opens this Saturday in Heath

Staple Goods Market opens this Saturday in Heath

Cooking with Ease by Melissa Tate: Standard Service to present Fall Market  HEATH, TX (Oct. 6, 2020) As most of you know, Sept. 26 wrapped up the 13th year of Rockwall Farmers Market. Evan and I were absolutely honored to have our Tate Farms Market Wagon accepted as one of the vendors this year. We […]

Health & Human Services Commission expands visitation at long-term care facilities

Health & Human Services Commission expands visitation at long-term care facilities

Allows Designated Essential Family Caregivers to Provide Support AUSTIN, TX – September 17, 2020 – Governor Greg Abbott today directed the Texas Health and Human Services Commission to expand visitation options for eligible nursing, assisted living, and intermediate care facilities, home and community-based service providers, and inpatient hospice, effective Thursday, Sept. 24. HHSC’s updated emergency […]

Rockwall Nursing Care Center reports positive COVID-19 cases

Rockwall Nursing Care Center reports positive COVID-19 cases

ROCKWALL, TX (September 9, 2020) The City of Rockwall was recently informed that a long-term care facility has reported a number of positive COVID-19 cases. The Rockwall Nursing Care Center has had 19 residents and 7 staff members test positive for the virus this week. In following state guidelines, the nursing home, located at 206 […]

Free COVID-19 testing at Lake Pointe Church Rockwall Sept. 3-5

Free COVID-19 testing at Lake Pointe Church Rockwall Sept. 3-5

ROCKWALL, TX (September 1, 2020) There will be free COVID-19 testing at Lake Pointe Church, 701 E. Interstate 30 in Rockwall, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 3 through Sept. 5. Register at www.gogettested.com. Our print edition is delivered free to ~15,500 homes in Rockwall and Heath, TX. To share your good news and […]

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