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CTMC Honors 10 Area Seniors with $1,000 Scholarships
(San Marcos, Texas) – Because of their academic achievements, community involvement and future career goals, 10 area students were awarded with a scholarship from Central Texas Medical Center (CTMC) at a reception on May 16.
Each of the following high school seniors received $1,000 to be applied to tuition, books and/or living expenses during their first year in college.
· Rebecca Baergen, San Marcos Academy
· Destinee Cabrera, Lehman High School
· Railie Calhoun, Wimberley High School
· Jessica Kergosien, San Marcos High School
· Seth Luera, San Marcos High School
· Jaden Patel, Hays High School
· Maribel Ramirez, Lockhart High School
· Xavia Thompson, Lockhart High School
· Zehra Tombul, San Marcos High School
· Zoe Zamora, San Marcos High School
As evidence of its efforts to extend its mission beyond caring for patients, CTMC has been awarding scholarships to area high school seniors since 1997.
“Providing these scholarships year after year is one of our annual highlights at CTMC,” said CTMC President/CEO Anthony Stahl. “We are pleased to award these funds to such deserving high school seniors to assist with their college careers and wish them all a prosperous future.”
For more information on the CTMC’s mission outreach efforts, visit ctmc.org.
The hospital, which originated in 1923 as Hays County Soldiers, Sailors and Marines Memorial Hospital, opened at its current Wonder World Drive location in 1983. The CTMC staff of more than 700 employees works with more than 300 active and consulting physicians to provide quality services to patients and their families. For more than 20 consecutive years, CTMC has been named The Best Hospital in Hays County in the annual “Best of Hays” publication released by the San Marcos Daily Record. In addition to interventional cardiac services, CTMC is a Certified Chest Pain Center and an accredited Primary Stroke Center. CTMC leads the region in da Vinci robotic-assisted surgery and offers a variety of specialty care services including medical imaging, rehabilitation, home health care, hospice, women’s services and more. For more information, follow CTMC on Facebook and Twitter, and visit our website at ctmc.org. CTMC is a member of the Adventist Health System (AHS).
With a sacred mission of Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ, Adventist Health System (AHS) is a connected system of care for every stage of life and health. More than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in physician practices, hospitals, outpatient clinics, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers provide individualized, wholistic care. A Christian mission, shared vision, common values, focus on whole-person health and commitment to making communities healthier unify the system’s 46 hospital campuses and hundreds of care sites in diverse markets throughout nine states.