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Memorial Hermann Medical Missions 2018 Annual Report

  • Employee Exemplary Award 2018 presented to Maria Villaflor, RN (TMC)
  • Physician Exemplary Award 2018 presented to Homero Anchondo, MD (Retired) (MC) and Silvia Anchondo, MD (Retired) (MC)

Annual Summary

Employee Campaign Contributions – MH Foundation

A total of 80 employees donated.

$24,335

Nineteenth Annual Golf Tournament

March 28 at Sugar Creek Country Club (SL)

Number of companies/individuals that participated or contributed to the tournament

36
Net profit from tournament$21,948

Matching funds from the Office of System President/CEO

$21,948

TOTAL INCOME

$43,896

Scholarships granted to MHHS employees, medical staff residents and employees of MHHS medical staff members

Number of scholarships granted to Medical Mission Participants123
Total Dollars Granted to Medical Mission Participants$122,400
Number of MHHS Physicians Who Received Equipment/Pharmaceuticals/Supplies from Medical Missions for Missions37
Total Dollars Granted from Medical Missions for Missions$71,000
Number of Medical Missions Suppored94
Number of MHHS Entities Involved in Medical Missions

17

(CMHH, GH, Katy, Katy Rehab, MC, MHMG, NE, Phys. @ SC, PL, SE, SL, Spring CCC, SW, Sys. Servs., TIRR, TMC, TW)

Number of MHHS Entities Donating Supplies/Equipment to Medical Missions

6

(Health Centers for Schools, MHOSH, PL, TMC, TW, WAVE Clinic)

Approximate Number of People Served Through Medical Missions

(Total from Participants' Post-Mission Reports)

58,600
Countries Served

Belize, Bolivia, Cambodia, Costa Rica, Dominica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Egypt, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Jamaica, Kenya, Malawi, Mexico, Morocco, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, South Africa, Uganda, Zambia

Number of Organizations Receiving Equipment/Supplies/-Contributions from Medical Missions - (APROQUEN, Direct Relief, Medical Bridges, Project Cure)

4

($2,000 donation to APROQUEN for purchase of medical supplies in response to civil unrest in Nicaragua. $2,000 donation to Direct Relief for Hurricane Florence disaster relief.

Growth Summary Since 2004

Growth Summary Since 2004

Scholarships

YearAmount
200417
200543
200651
200780
200868
200960
201068
201154
201265
201360
201475
201590
201688
2017103
2018123

Physician Supply Requests

YearAmount
20047
200515
200622
200727
200838
200945
201044
201126
201221
2013 40
201433
201533
201638
201733
201837

2018 Annual Details

Scholarships for Staff by Entity

CMHH

  • Aiara Vanessa Agwu, MD, pedi. resident, $1,200 to South Africa with Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital
  • Shauna Escalante, RN, $1,500 to India with Ashavida International
  • Oralia Garcia, RN, $900 to Haiti with Mission of Hope
  • Isahbel Lozano, RN, $1,200 to the Philippines with Philippines General Hospital Medical Foundation, Inc.
  • Kaitlin Soudelier, RN, $1,500 to Kenya with Love Volunteers

CY

  • Luisa Portugal, pharm., $600 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice

GH

  • Lauren DeLeon, RN, $900 to Jamaica with Mary, Gate of Heaven Friary
  • Morgan Fischer, RN, $1,500 to Peru with Baptist Medical and Dental Foundation with Kiley Susse Missions Foundation
  • Warisara Manuel, RN, $1,500 to Uganda with Braveheart Foundation, Inc.
  • Genevieve Paule, RN, $600 to Haiti with Coreluv Foundation
  • Keyla Robinson, RN, $1,500 to Uganda with Braveheart Foundation, Inc.

KY

  • Kristin Robinson, RN, $900 to Belize with Project Belize

KATY REHAB

  • Kyle Hollywood, RN, $900 to Dominica with All Hands and Hearts
  • Ed Leung, PT, $900 to Dominican Republic with Crosspoint Church

MC

  • Marisol Arroyo, RN, $900 to Guatemala with Faith in Practice
  • Taylor Bailey, RN, $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Anthrenett Daniel, surg. tech., $1,200 to the Philippines with HAMED
  • Karen Desilets, RN, $900 to Haiti with Coreluv International
  • Lori Eisenbach, PT, $600 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Brenda Flores, RN, $600 to Haiti with Coreluv International
  • Bethania Harris, RN, $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Moises Herrera, Materials Mgmt. attend., $900 to Mexico with Redes Misioneras
  • Jowanza Holley, RN, $1,500 to Malawi with Clean Water Climb of Child Legacy
  • Alexander Jenks, DPM, podiatry resident, $900 to Mexico with Texas Podiatric Medical Foundation
  • Jeanine LeBleu, RN, $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice (2 missions)
  • Danielle Lewis, RN, $600 to Haiti with Coreluv International
  • Bob Malinsky, RN, $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice (2 missions)
  • Judy Motanya, pharm., $1,500 to Indonesia with Houston International SDA Church
  • Judy Motanya, pharm., $1,200 to Kenya with Houston International SDA Church
  • Anthony Ndumia, RN, $1,500 to Kenya with Chariots of Mercy Foundation
  • Chi Pham, clin. pharm, $1,200 to Peru with Operacion San Andres
  • Kimberly Rensel, physician liaison, $1,200 to Zambia with Family Legacy
  • Dayrin Santos, RN, $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Zenaida Simms, office assist. II, $1,500 to the Philippines with Senior Citizen (Bagtingon)
  • Lewin Wawire, RN, $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Courtney Zander, RN, $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice

NE

  • Corrine Cariota, RN, $600 to Dominican Republic with Hispaniola Medical Charity
  • Suzanne Moon, RN, $600 to Dominican Republic with Hispaniola Medical Charity

PL

  • Elizabeth Arnold, RN, $1,200 to India with One Child Matters
  • Binh Le, PT, $1,500 to India with Grace Community Church

Physicians at SC

  • Aryanna Amini, MD, Fly. Prac. Resident, $900 to Guatemala with Unified Journey
  • Laura Mansilla, MD, Fly. Prac. Resident, $900 to Guatemala with Unified Journey
  • Johnathan Nguyen, MD, Fly. Prac. Resident, $900 to Guatemala with Unified Journey

SE

  • Chris Eguia, surg. tech, $900 to Mexico with The Crystal Foundation
  • Bobbie Moss, unit support specialist, $900 to Haiti with Builders Without Borders of Texas

Spring CCC

  • Kassandra Sanchez, PAR II, $600 to Haiti with Coreluv International
  • Robert Stuart, RN, $600 to Haiti with Coreluv International

SW

  • Casey Brickner, RN, $900 to Guatemala with Hearts in Motion
  • Pat Chmiel, RN, $1,500 to India with Grace Community Church
  • Connie Elizondo, RN, $1,500 to India with Grace Community Church
  • Kent Jarvis, DPM, podiatry resident, $900 to Mexico with Texas Podiatric Medical Foundation
  • Raymond Laberge, RT, $1,200 to Ethiopia with H.A.N.D.S.
  • Abigail Lee, RN, $1,500 to Cambodia with Houston First Baptist Church
  • Zubeen Mistry, DPM, podiatry resident, $900 to Mexico with Texas Podiatric Medical Foundation
  • Connie Ortiz, RN, $1,200 to the Philippines with Operation Giving Back
  • Margarita Patenio, RN, $1,200 to the Philippines with Kapna Ko, Mahal Ko, and Servesave Health Preventive
  • Janiece Scruggs, RN, $1,500 to Ghana with International Healthcare Volunteers
  • Cloydia Stewart, resp. ther., $900 to Haiti with Lily Grove Missionary Baptist Church
  • Jeremy Windham, PT, $900 to Guatemala with Agape In Action

System Services

  • Casey Champagne, training coordinator, $1,500 to Peru with Operacion San Andres
  • Cheryl Gans, chaplain, $600 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Patti Romeril, pharmacist, $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice

TIRR

  • Laura Martin, PT, $900 to Mexico with Carrie’s Heart
  • Jessica Straughn, PT, $900 to Guatemala with Hearts in Motion
  • Renee Tomko, PT, $900 to Jamaica with Friends of the Redeemer United

TMC

  • Clarissa Balli, MD, resident, $600 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Jennifer Benson, RN, $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Terri Bowden, RN, $900 to Nicaragua with Centers of Hope
  • Rebecca Byrd, RN, $1,500 to Cambodia with Houston’s First Baptist Church
  • Peter Dagher, RN, $900 to Nicaragua with Centers of Hope
  • Lauren Fulton, RN, $1,200 to Peru with Olive Branch Ministries
  • Brandalyn Guillory, RN, $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Kayla Knight, RN, $1,500 to Zambia with Bethany World Ministries, Inc.
  • Cody Larson, RN, $900 to Nicaragua with Centers of Hope
  • Erin Lewis, RN, $900 to Nicaragua with Centers of Hope
  • Taylor Lewis, MD, anesth. resident, $600 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Kathryn Maier, MD, Int. Med. resident, $1,500 to Morocco with Vision Care
  • Destiny McAnn, RN, $1,500 to Kenya with Love Volunteers
  • Megan Newell, RN, $900 to Nicaragua with Centers of Hope
  • Love Nzeadu, RN, $1,500 to Nigeria with Impact Network International
  • Patricia Pereira, Med. Asst., $900 to Costa Rica with Medical Missionaries of Divine Mercy/St. Laurence Catholic Church
  • Melanie Picket, MD, derm. resident, $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Mildred Lopez Pineiro, derm. resident, $600 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Susan Potts, RN, $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Sandra Resendez, RN, $600 to Dominican Republic with Medical Aid for Children of Latin America
  • Kevin Richardson, anesth. assist., $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Vishwas Seshachellam, MD, anesth. resident, $600 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Becca Staudt, RN, $1,200 to India with His Healing Hands
  • Katherine Terracina, MD, Int. Med. resident, $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Michael Umachi, RN, $1,500 to India with Lakewood Church
  • Emily Vallejo (Thomas), RN, $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Maria Villaflor, RN, $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice

TW

  • Shannon Batlak, paramedic ER tech, $600 to Haiti with Coreluv International
  • Tracy Beauchamp, RN, $900 to Haiti with The Woodlands Church
  • Victoria Beckham, OT, $600 to Haiti with Coreluv International
  • Carol Bier-Vessell, RN, $900 to Honduras with TW United Methodist Church
  • Barbara Giannotti, hosp. volunteer, $600 to Honduras with St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church
  • April Graves, clin. pharm., $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Billie Harrell, RN, $900 to Haiti with Love A Child
  • Kat Knight, RN, $600 to El Salvador with Helping Hands Medical Mission
  • Elizabeth Kutchback, RN, $900 to Mexico with Texas Podiatric Medical Foundation
  • Julie Mong Thu Nguyen, pedi. nurse practitioner, $1,200 to Egypt with Surgical Volunteers International
  • Valerie Richey, RN, $600 to Haiti with Coreluv International
  • Amy Schilling, clin. pharm., $900 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice

Scholarships Granted to Medical Staff Employees

  • Mayra Aponte, med. assist., empl. of Marco Campos, MD (MC) $1,200 to Peru with Operacion San Andres
  • Jessica Bressler, med. asst., empl. of Scott Yarish, MD (MC) $900 to Mexico with The Crystal Foundation
  • Sonia Byrum, surg. asst., empl. of Scott Yarish, MD (MC) $900 to Mexico with The Crystal Foundation
  • Dylan Canada, patient care tech, empl. of Scott Yarish, MD (MC) $900 to Mexico with The Crystal Foundation
  • Karlee Canada, patient care tech., empl. of Scott Yarish, MD (MC) $900 to Mexico with The Crystal Foundation
  • Laura Canada, empl. of Scott Yarish, MD (MC) $900 to Mexico with The Crystal Foundation
  • Nelda Falknor, empl. of Donald Falknor, DPM (SW) $900 to Mexico with Texas Podiatric Medical Foundation
  • Delia Garcia, nurse pract., empl. of Jennifer Gray, MD (SE) $900 to Haiti with Mission of Hope
  • Christina Grimes, RN, empl. of Scott Yarish, MD (MC) $900 to Mexico with The Crystal Foundation
  • Maggie Grimes, CRNA, empl. of Scott Yarish, MD (MC) $900 to Mexico with The Crystal Foundation
  • Tiffany Grimm, LVN, empl. of Jennifer Gray, MD (SE), $600 to Haiti with Mission of Hope
  • Ashlee Keith, med. asst., empl. of Scott Yarish, MD (MC) $900 to Mexico with The Crystal Foundation
  • Jessica Longoria, admin. assist., empl. of Donald Falknor, DPM (SW) $900 to Mexico with Texas Podiatric Medical Foundation
  • Ruby Monleon, nuclear tech., empl. of Marco Campos, MD (MC) $1,200 to Peru with Operacion San Andres
  • Lindsey Thomas, clin. mgr., empl. of Laura Torres-Barre, MD (SE) $900 to Haiti with Mission of Hope

MHHS Physicians and Staff Receiving Donations for Equipment/Pharmaceuticals/Supplies

CMHH

  • John Breinholdt, MD, $2,000 to Bolivia, with Corazon a Corazon Medical Mission/HeartGift Houston
  • Muhammad Rafique, MD, $2,000 to Pakistan with Pakistan Children’s Heart Foundation North America

MC

  • Homero Anchondo, MD, $2,000 to Mexico with Consejo De Conciencia Ciudadana, Inc. (2 missions)
  • Silvia Anchondo, MD, $2,000 to Mexico with Consejo de Consiencia Ciudadana, Inc. (2 missions)
  • Luis Campos, MD, $2,000 to Peru with Operacion San Andres (2 missions)
  • Yong Sik Kim, MD, $2,000 to Mexico with Global Medical Mission Alliance (2 missions)
  • Kin Lock, MD, $2,000 to Guatemala with Fort Bend Community Church
  • John Cary Moorhead, MD, $2,000 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Todd Price, MD, $2,000 to Uganda and Burundi with International Medical Outreach (2 missions)
  • Barry Siller, MD, $2,000 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Sue Sim, MD, $2,000 to Peru with Seoul Baptist Church of Houston
  • Woon Sim, MD, $2,000 to Peru with Seoul Baptist Church of Houston
  • Shahin Tavackoli, MD, $2,000 to Peru with Operacion San Andres
  • Scott Yarish, MD, $2,000 to Mexico with The Crystal Foundation

GH

  • Kesha Zaveri, DO, $1,500 to India, Nov. 26-30, 2018 with Serva Veda

MC

  • Homero Anchondo, MD, $3,500 (2 missions) to Mexico with Consejo de Conciencia Ciudanana, Inc.
  • Silvia Anchondo, MD, $3,500 (2 missions) to Mexico with Consejo de Conciencia Ciudanana, Inc.
  • Luis Campos, MD, $3,500 (2 missions) to Peru with Operacion San Andres
  • Kin Lock, MD, $2,000 to Guatemala with Fort Bend Community Church
  • Derek Lou, MD, $2,000 to Mexico with The Crystal Foundation
  • Barry Siller, MD, $2,000 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Sue Sim, MD, $2,000 to Peru with Seoul Baptist Church of Houston
  • Woon Sim, MD, $2,000 to Peru with Seoul Baptist Church of Houston
  • Young Sik Kim, MD, $3,500 (two missions) to Mexico with Global Medical Missions Alliances
  • Scott Yarish, MD, $2,000 to Mexico with The Crystal Foundation

MHMG

  • Gregg Dimmick, MD, $2,000 to Costa Rica with Medical Missionaries of Divine Mercy

NE

  • Bernard Gallacher, MD, $2,000 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice

PHYS.@SC

  • Aryanna Amini, MD, $2,000 to Guatemala with Unified Journey
  • Laura Armstrong, MD, $2,000 to Guatemala with Unified Journey
  • Laura Mansilla, MD, $2,000 to Guatemala with Unified Journey
  • Johnathan Nguyen, MD, $2,00 to Guatemala with Unified Journey

SE

  • Erik Askenasy, MD, $2,000 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Jennifer Gray, MD, $2,000 to Haiti with Mission of Hope

SL

  • Terrence Anderson, MD, $2,000 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice

SW

  • Gary Card, MD, $2,000 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Donald Falknor, DPM, $2,000 to Mexico with Texas Podiatric Medical Foundation
  • Gene Huebner, MD, $2,000 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice

TMC

  • Sean Boutros, MD, $2,000 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Philip Johnson, MD, $2,000 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Cain Linville, MD, $2,000 to Mexico with The Crystal Foundation
  • Travis Markham, MD, $2,000 to Guatemala with Faith In Practice
  • Mahalia Smith, MD, $1,500 to India with Lakewood Church

TW

  • Adriane Garcia, MD, $2,000 to Honduras with St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church
  • James Kutchback, DPM, $2,000 to Mexico with Texas Podiatric Medical Foundation
  • Marco Giannotti, MD, $2,000 to Honduras with St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church

Organizations that Received Donations from Medical Missions

  • APROQUEN (Burn hospital in Managua, Nicaragua) - $2,000 for the purchase of medical supplies in response to country’s civil unrest
  • Direct Relief - $2,000 in response to Hurricane Florence on the U.S. east coast
  • Medical Bridges
  • Project Cure

MHHS Hospitals/Entities and Others that Donated Equipment/Pharmaceuticals/Supplies to Medical Missions

Health Centers for Schools

  • 2 exam tables, chairs, small desk and small table

MHOSH

  • 14 large boxes of miscellaneous medical supplies

PL

  • 5 pallets of miscellaneous OR and Cath Lab supplies

MHMG

  • Medication samples & refrigerated insulin samples

MHOSH

  • 3.5 pallets of miscellaneous medical supplies

PL

  • 4.5 pallets fo supplies (gloves, 25-30 boxes masks, and expired tubing)

Prince of Peace Catholic Community

  • Gravity internal feeding bags (2 pkgs. with 30 bags), 8 cases of Isosource 1.5 cal.

Private Citizens

  • 3 copy paper-size boxes of bandages, pads, gauze, etc.
  • Cancer treatment meds
  • Several boxes of various medications

TMC

  • 60 pallets of miscellaneous med/surg supplies

TW

  • 1 pallet of general medical supplies

Wave Clinic

  • Office furniture (chairs, file drawers), blood pressure cuffs, scales