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GCHD Public Health Heroes for 2014

  • Steven Leach, CRNA, United Board of Health Member and Eric Froeschner, Secretary/Treasurer, United Board of Health Steven Leach, CRNA, United Board of Health Member and Eric Froeschner, Secretary/Treasurer, United Board of Health Mr. Leach and Mr. Froeschner are GCHD Public Health Heroes for their commitment and dedication to the United Board of Health Finance Committee each month to review and discus items that may have a financial impact on GCHD.From left to right: Kathy Barroso, Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Leach, Mr. Froeschner, Mark Henry, County Judge.
  • Ms. Shirley Trahan, Action Personnel Ms. Shirley Trahan, Action Personnel Ms. Trahan is a GCHD Public Health Hero for continuously providing the Health District with quality temporary employees when requested. Your willingness to meet our needs even on short notice is greatly appreciated.From left to right: Sandra Cuellar, Human Resources Manager, Ms.Trahan, Mark Henry, County Judge.
  • Stephen Busby, MD, UTMB - Emergency Services Stephen Busby, MD, UTMB - Emergency Services Dr.Busby is a GCHD Public Health Hero for being instrumental in collaborating with GAAA to improve the ER Door to Cat Scan times for potential stroke patients. This process has improved the flow from the ambulance to the CAT scanner and reduced almost 30 minutes the time patients arrive in the ER with stroke symptoms until they receive the critically important diagnostic CT scan. From left to right: Herbert "Trey" Frankovich, Emergency Medical Services Director, Dr.Busby, Mark Henry, County Judge.
  • Bernard Milstein, M.D., United Board of Health Member Bernard Milstein, M.D., United Board of Health Member Dr.Milstein is a GCHD Public Health Hero for speaking out about the health and safety role of animal control and helping to clarify GCHD’s role in preventing human injury and death from animal related injuries and diseases such as rabies. From left to right: Hill Olson, Compliance Auditor, Kathy Barroso, Chief Financial Officer, Dr. Milstein, Mark Henry, County Judge.
  • Gary Delzer, RN Gary Delzer, RN Mr. Delzer is a GCHD Public Health Hero for his commitment of volunteering with our Immunization Department. Your willingness to volunteer your time to help administer immunizations to infants, children and adults is greatly appreciated. From left to right: Dana Beckham, Community Health Services Director, Mr. Delzer, Mark Henry, County Judge, June Gonzales, Immunization Program Manager.
  • James Dowling, MD, Medical Director, Marathon Petroleum Company LP James Dowling, MD, Medical Director, Marathon Petroleum Company LP Dr. Dowling is a GCHD Public Health Hero for being instrumental in transitioning the Closed POD agreement from BP Refinery to Marathon. In addition, your willingness to contact other refineries to recommend their participation as a Closed POD. From left to right: Lanny Brown, Combined Services Director, Dr. Dowling, Mark Henry, County Judge.
  • Ms. Yvonne Downs Ms. Yvonne Downs Ms. Downs is a GCHD Public Health Hero for her continuous outstanding support of the Animal Resource Center (ARC)! Her willingness to volunteer and daily dedication to provide care to the ARC cats and being helpful to customers and staff is greatly appreciated. From left to right: Dana Beckham, Community Health Services Director, Ms. Downs, Mark Henry, County Judge. Amber Adams, Animal Resource Center Manager.
  • Ms. ChristyAnne Dickson, Executive Director of Pregnancy and Parenting Support Center Ms. ChristyAnne Dickson, Executive Director of Pregnancy and Parenting Support Center Ms. Dickson is a GCHD Public Health Hero for her contributions in making the Baby Expo a successful event that was enjoyed by our WIC clients. From left to right: Dana Beckham, Community Health Services Director, Ms. Dickson, Mark Henry, County Judge, Tiffany Rice, WIC Manager.
  • Friends Helping Friends, Jason Borillo, President Friends Helping Friends, Jason Borillo, President Mr. Borillo is a GCHD Public Health Hero for assisting Coastal Health & Wellness uninsured patients with obtaining diagnostic tests or other services outside of CHW’s scope. From left to right: Sandra Cuellar, Human Resources Manager, Mr. Borillo, Mark Henry, County Judge.
  • Mr. Michael Winburn, Executive Director, Gulf Coast Center Mr. Michael Winburn, Executive Director, Gulf Coast Center Mr. Winburn is a GCHD Public Health Hero for ongoing collaboration with the Health District to find ways to provide Mental Health Services to our patients and the community. From left to right: Dana Beckham, Community Health Services Director, Mr. Winburn, Mark Henry, County Judge.
  • Ms. Charriss York, Stormwater Projects Coordinator, Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Service Ms. Charriss York, Stormwater Projects Coordinator, Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Service Ms. York is a GCHD Public Health Hero for her coordination efforts of the Dickinson Bayou Watershed Partnership. Being instrumental in drafting the protection plan and obtaining approval from Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. From left to right: Ron Schultz, Environmental Health Programs Director, Ms. York, Mark Henry, County Judge.
  • Ms. Renee Matthews Ms. Renee Matthews Ms. Matthews is a GCHD Public Health Hero for her commitment of volunteering with our Community Health Services. She was instrumental in updating and modifying the breast cancer prevention database making it easy to retrieve data. From left to right: Dana Beckham, Community Health Services Director, Ms. Matthews, Mark Henry, County Judge.
  • Councilman James Osteen, City of La Marque Councilman James Osteen, City of La Marque Councilman Osteen is a GCHD Public Health Hero for his leadership as Chair of the Animal Services Advisory Committee and for his assistance in bettering the Animal Resource Center. His devotion to citizens’ concerns helps guide staff and he were actively involved in the Strategic Planning Committee. From left to right: Hill Olson, Compliance Auditor, Kathy Barroso, Chief Financial Officer, Councilman Osteen, Mark Henry, County Judge.
  • Mahendra Agraharkar, MD, Space City Associates of Nephrology Mahendra Agraharkar, MD, Space City Associates of Nephrology Dr. Agraharkar is a GCHD Public Health Hero for providing free nephrology visits to some uninsured patients of Coastal Health & Wellness. From left to right: Dana Beckham, Community Health Services Director, Dr. Agraharkar, Mark Henry, County Judge.

     
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Galveston County Judge Mark and Amy Henry donate funds to provide for 50 free adoptions at the Galveston County Animal Resource Center.  L to R:  Amber Adams, ARC Manager; County Judge Mark Henry; Dr. Mark Guidry, GCHD Chief Executive Officer; not present, Amy Henry.


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