Prism Health North Texas

Staff Spotlight: Meet Leo

Posted on:16 - 08 - 2019 Posted in:

Leo is a Lead Case Manager and has been with Prism Health North Texas for 12 years. As part of the Community & Clients Services team, Leo works with patients to identify their social service needs and the level of case management they will require. He also creates patients’ plan of care and assists the […]


It’s the Future of Sexual Healthcare

Posted on:16 - 05 - 2019 Posted in:

What if getting maintaining your health didn’t have to eat up half your work day or use precious PTO? What if you could watch Netflix or make progress on a work deadline in the waiting room for your appointment? We know – wishful thinking… PHNTX’s new Oak Lawn Center makes the above a reality. The […]


Volunteer Highlight: Meet Victor

Posted on:10 - 04 - 2019 Posted in:

Growing up in Mexico, Victor never did much volunteering. He was too busy getting his bachelors in accounting, working at a large hotel in Queretaro, and managing his HIV diagnosis. The culture shock he experienced when he moved to the United States extended beyond weather, language, food and politics. He was introduced to an American […]


Taking Up the Mantle

Posted on:04 - 02 - 2019 Posted in:

“Love wins. Love will always win. One of the proudest moments as a teacher is to see my kids express their love for humanity”, said Carlos Chirito, teacher at Uplift Heights Secondary school and director of the school’s GSA Club (Gay Straight Alliance). The GSA club at Uplift Heights in West Dallas has a membership […]


2019 Community Address

Posted on:07 - 01 - 2019 Posted in:

For the New Year, I am pleased to share with you some words of encouragement about the incredible place that we are today with HIV prevention and treatment. Much of these ideas are what I spoke about during the wonderful World AIDS Day event at the Cathedral of Hope on December 1st of last year. […]


Cultivating Authenticity

Posted on:04 - 12 - 2018 Posted in:

Brene Brown (researcher) stated in her book, The Gifts of Imperfections, that authenticity is a collection of choices that we have to make every day. It’s about the choice to show up and be real. The choice to be honest. The choice to let our true selves be seen. Authenticity is the daily practice of […]


Illuminating Healthy Futures

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“Shanika” is an energetic, positive attitude woman. She is active at her daughter’s school, supportive of her husband’s HIV medical regimen, and takes care of several extended family members. She also has advanced HIV/AIDS putting her at risk for opportunistic infections. The last time she was consistent with her medications was while pregnant with her […]


Healthcare is on the ballot – Vote

Posted on:31 - 10 - 2018 Posted in:

Have you voted yet? Vote. Period. Don’t miss this one, and don’t make excuses this time for not doing your civic duty. Don’t miss this election. Early voting ends tomorrow – find out where you can vote in Dallas County here. November 6th is Election Day. Remember many people living here in our community do […]


4 Things to Know About the New HPV Vaccine

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Doctors since the 1950s have made a correlation between cancer of the cervix and a viral infection. However, it wasn’t until the early 1980s that Harold zur Hausen, M.D., a virologist at Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg, discovered Human Papilloma Virus 11 or HPV-11 that was present in cervical cancer samples he was studying. (Smith, […]


Thanks to You – LifeWalk Raised…

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Thank You! Sunday afternoon, participants, sponsors, and donors came together over a late brunch. There were cheers, awards, letters of gratitude, and tears. As attendees and participants in LifeWalk you pour your heart and soul into your fundraising and advocacy and your commitment is a shining light in this community. View the reveal video here. […]