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Buy a Starbuck’s Drink and Earn Money for your School

Country View Living, the long-term living community in Dimmitt, Texas, is so thankful for Dimmitt and the surrounding communities patience during construction and initial opening of the facility. Now Country View Living wants to give back! During August 2019, CVL will give back $1.00 per purchase of a Starbucks Drink to the surrounding school districts to help purchase supplies for their school.   Today, August 1stis the first day you can purchase a Starbuck’s Drink and earn a dollar for your school. The event will end on Saturday, August 31, [...]

July 31st, 2019|

From Plains Memorial Hospital to Assistant Director of Nursing at Country View Living

Proud is the perfect word that describes Marcella Martinez’s, ADON-RN, feelings for Country View Living, and what it has offered Castro County and the surrounding communities. Martinez has been with Castro County Hospital District (CCHD) for the past 14 years, and is now expanding her management skills as the Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON) at Country View Living, the new long-term facility in the CCHD family.   She has always had a love of caring for people, from her years in the Emergency Room at Plains Memorial Hospital, as well [...]

July 31st, 2019|

Clinic Spotlight August: – Yissell Feliu

Castro County Hospital District (CCHD) always encourages their staff to expand their education. Yissell Feliu, a LVN at the Medical Center of Dimmitt will be returning to school in the fall to transition from LVN (Licensed Vocational Nurse) to an RN (Registered Nurse). She will be working less hours due to going back to school, but you will still see her around the clinic.   Yissell was nominated as the August Clinic spotlight. She has been with CCHD for a little over a year, and works with Sheila Higgins, FNP-C. [...]

July 31st, 2019|

Senior Living Community in Dimmitt, TX opens their Doors to all Communities

Country View Living (CVL), the newly opened long-term living facility, in Dimmitt Texas is reaching out to offer their service and high quality of care to not only Castro County residents, but the surrounding area as well.   The new state of the art facility that opened in March of 2019, offers more than your average long-term living community. They have opened their doors not only to people who need care, but to the community as well. They have done this by offering the only Starbuck’s Coffee within 48 miles [...]

July 16th, 2019|

July Medical Center of Dimmitt Spotlight: Michelle Calderon

The Medical Center of Dimmitt is proud of their employees; hard work and dedication, and Michelle Calderon a Medical Record and Scheduler is no exception to that. This month the clinic is honoring Michelle who has been with Castro County Healthcare District (CCHD) for 11 years, as the July Clinic Spotlight.   Michelle has always worked closely with people and felt she could really utilize her experiences and be beneficial in her role at the Medical Center of Dimmitt.   “The most rewarding thing about my job is seeing the [...]

July 15th, 2019|

Recover Near Home through Plains Memorial Hospital’s Swing Bed

Plains Memorial Hospital (PMH) offers patients extended care for a smoother transition through their Swing Bed program. Swing Bed can serve each patient differently, especially for extended care following an extensive surgery, neurological disorders such as stroke, generalized weakness due to certain chronic condition, and when someone no longer needs acute care but they are not quite ready to go home.   The Recovery Near Home program (Swing Bed) at Plains Memorial Hospital allows them to receive the extended care they need without the need to change facilities. It is [...]

July 11th, 2019|