06|24|2020

Mask wearing: 5 tips for best practice

As our understanding of COVID-19 progresses and epidemiologists are tracing the origins of thousands of cases, it is becoming even more apparent that the primary mechanism of spreading COVID-19...

06|19|2020

COVID-19 testing: Do I need to see a doctor before getting tested?

Am I REQUIRED to see a doctor to get a COVID-19 test? Some medical practices may provide testing that doesn’t require any interaction with a physician.  Some practices allow...

05|28|2020

Caprock Health is now accepting Medicare: what you need to know

05|27|2020 We are proud to announce that CapRock Health facilities are now accepting Medicare. Here is what you need to know about our new partnership: At which Caprock facilities...

05|28|2020

CapRock Health now accepting Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas: what you need to know

We are proud to announce that CapRock Health facilities are now “In-Network” for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas. Here is what you need to know about our...

05|09|2020

Surfaces as Vectors for Coronavirus

How is the virus transmitted? While the Coronavirus can be deadly once it has infected a person, it is not particularly hearty when in the environment.  Furthermore, simply being...

03|24|2020

Flu B Has Made an Early Appearance. Everything You Need to Know About Protecting Yourself

While every flu season is different, this year has been exceedingly unusual as flu B, that doesn’t normal rear its head until the conclusion of the flu season, has...

03|24|2020

6 Facts About the Coronavirus You Must Know

Anyone who has paid attention to the news recently has likely seen plenty of headlines about the coronavirus. For those who might not know, this strain of coronavirus (COVID...

02|25|2020

Know Where to Go: Hospital vs. ER vs. Urgent Care

Most serious illnesses or injuries benefit from earlier evaluation and treatment.  Therefore, to improve outcomes and patient convenience, there has been an increase in the number of emergency rooms...

02|18|2020

I’m Sick…Why Didn’t the Doctor Prescribe Antibiotics?

Shift to Prescribing Fewer Antibiotics Getting doctors to prescribe fewer antibiotics is a major challenge. Patients often believe they need these medicines and research shows that, when this is...

11|08|2019

What every College Student needs to know about STDs

Heading to college leads to new and exciting experiences. You will meet a variety of new people, learn countless new things, make more of your own choices and live...