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 25.
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.
· Emily Bagwell – Lockhart High School
· Tony Austin Castillo – San Marcos High School
· Daniela Martinez – San Marcos High School
· Mariel Mayhew – Wimberley High School
· Clarissa Rodriguez – San Marcos High School
· Eric Rodriguez – San Marcos High School
· Erica Rodriguez-Sanchez – San Marcos High School
· Illiana Serrano – San Marcos High School
· Dara Vasquez – Lehman High School
· Allison Yager – 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 to such deserving high school seniors year after year is one of our annual highlights at CTMC,” said CTMC CEO/President Anthony Stahl. “We are pleased to award these funds to assist with their upcoming 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 220 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), a not-for-profit healthcare organization that emphasizes Christ at the center of care. Founded in 1973, Adventist Health System is a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction. Today, Adventist Health System supports 45 campuses in 10 states and employs nearly 80,000 individuals. Adventist Health System hospitals are comprised of nearly 8,300 licensed beds, providing care for 5 million patients each year in inpatient, outpatient and emergency room visits.