Guadalupe Regional Medical Center | Health Currents | Spring 2022

Sign up for the Race to Raise! After two years of COVID19-related cancellations, Guadalupe Regional Medical Foundation and the Guadalupe Regional Wellness Center are thrilled to announce the return of our annual Race to Raise Run/Walk on Saturday, April 30! Two events will be held this year, starting at 8:30 a.m.: a 5K for adults and a 1-mile event for kids ages 12 and under. Scan the QR code at right or visit and search for “Race to Raise 2022” for more information. Prizes will be awarded for top overall male and female for the kids’ race and top overall male and female in the 5K in these age groups: 19 and under, 20–29, 30–39, 40–49, 50–59, 60–69, and 70+. The race starts and finishes at the Seguin Brewing Company and runs through Walnut Springs Trail and Park West. All proceeds will benefit our LifeSaver Grant Program, with a portion designated for the general endowment fund for GRMC. Race to Raise has provided funds for hospital needs over the past five years, including patient transfer stretchers, diabetes education tools, blood bank refrigerators, blanket warmers, rehab department equipment and much more. There are several ways to participate and support this fun, family-friendly outdoor event: • Sign up to walk or run. Entry fees: $35 for adults; $25 for kids’ 1-mile (12 and under); $35 for sleep-in supporters. • Be a sponsor! Each level provides a degree of recognition and marketing for your company/organization. Sponsor rates: $1,500 for Gold; $1,000 for Silver; and $500 for Bronze. • Come cheer on the athletes and enjoy a day of outdoor fun! We’ve got you covered As this edition of Health Currents highlights, GRMC is dedicated to covering the needs of our growing community in various ways. • Our commitment to quality and safety continues to shine through in numerous national awards, confirming that we provide the best of care to our patients and a positive and rewarding work environment for our staff. • Our wide scope of services and providers literally provides head-to-toe medical care, ensuring that our community can rely on comprehensive, personalized care here at home. • Our expanding geographical footprint in the area adds to that convenience by having several medical outposts in our seven-county region, and our ever-expanding facilities and equipment ensure that we remain on the cutting edge of medical care. While all of those achievements are critical to our success, we always remember that the simple but most important element of our mission is to always be kind, respectful and compassionate in every interaction with patients, family members and with each other. Rest assured, we’ve got you covered. Scan to sign up for the Race to Raise Run/Walk on Saturday, April 30. Robert G. Haynes, FACHE, CEO HEALTH CURRENTS is published as a community service for the friends and patrons of GUADALUPE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER, 1215 E. Court St., Seguin, TX 78155, 800.506.6394 or 830.379.2411. Website: Robert G. Haynes, FACHE, Chief Executive Officer Kody Gann, Chief Financial Officer Daphne Blake, RN, MSN, Chief Nursing Officer Sheri Williams, RN, MSN, Chief Operating Officer Fay Bennett, VP of Employee Services Lauren Carter, VP of Physician Services Jennifer Valdez, VP of Revenue Cycle Elaine Bennett, CEO of Guadalupe Regional Medical Foundation Deana Henk, FACHE, Chief Executive Officer, Guadalupe Health Network Rhonda Unruh, MHA, RN, VP of Quality Tasha Montez, PhD, MA, CCC, SLP, CEO of Guadalupe Regional Medical Group James Lee, MD, GRMC Governing Board Chairman Michelle Rumbaut, GRMC Project Administrator Health Currents Editor: Chelsea Maldonado, Director of Marketing Information in HEALTH CURRENTS comes from a wide range of medical experts. If you have any concerns or questions about specific content that may affect your health, please contact your healthcare provider. Models may be used in photos and illustrations. 2022 © Coffey Communications, Inc. All rights reserved.