NOW ACCEPTING ENTRIES
FOR CTMC’S 5TH ANNUAL KIDS ART CONTEST
MARCOS, TEXAS –
Central Texas Medical Center’s 5th Annual Kids Art Contest is
underway. Children whose work best demonstrates the CREATION Health principles
will see their piece in the 2019 CREATION Health calendar. CTMC invites
children ages 4-18 to submit artwork for consideration prior to the October 1,
“The Kids Art
Calendar Contest is a great way for Hays County youngsters to express what
health and well-being mean to them,” said Sonia Martinez, operations
coordinator for the CTMC CREATION Health Institute. “This is an opportunity for
local kids to use their artistic talents to educate the community on how they
can live a healthy lifestyle by practicing the CREATION Health principles.”
calendar celebrates healthy living by focusing on each of the eight principles
that make up the acronym for CREATION Health: choice, rest, environment,
activity, trust, interpersonal relationships, outlook and nutrition.
participating in the contest must create artwork that illustrates one of the
eight CREATION Health concepts. Entries can be created from any 2-D or digital
should drop off their artwork with attached entry forms at the Information Desk
located in the CTMC Main Lobby at 1301 Wonder World Drive in San Marcos. A CREATION
Health Institute representative can arrange to pick up large quantity entries
for childcare facilities, camp coordinators, church groups, schools and
community organizations at your location. Please call the CTMC CREATION Health
Institute at 512.753.3818.
information and a complete list of contest guidelines, please click on the
“Kids Calendar Art Contest” banner on the CTMC.org homepage.
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
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and visit our website at ctmc.org. CTMC is a member of the Adventist Health
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.