Caliburn International has donated more than 4,000 personal protective equipment (PPE) items to DHR Health in Edinburg, TX. Donated items included face masks, goggles, and face shields.
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Caliburn representatives and DHR Health (DHR) staff pictured include (front row, left to right): Cristie Esparza Perez, Director of Patient Experience (DHR); Taleigh Ramirez, COVID Screening Coordinator (DHR); Nick Gutierrez, COVID Mortuary Response Lead (DHR); Chico Meyer, DHR Vice President; Sherri Abendroth, Emergency Management and Disaster Preparedness Manager (DHR); Melissa Aguilar, Caliburn Executive Director of Health and Human Service Programs; Alexandria Rodriguez, Assistant Director of Materials Management (DHR); and Elizabeth Adamson, Chief Experience Officer (DHR). Back row: DHR Materials Management Team. (Photo: Business Wire)
Caliburn’s Executive Director of Health and Human Service Programs, Melissa Aguilar, presented the donated items to DHR Health representatives on August 14. As a part of Caliburn’s work in the Rio Grande Valley area, Aguilar explained to hospital representatives that Caliburn’s Humanitarian Services team wanted to help make a difference in the neighboring communities. “DHR Health sincerely appreciates the generosity and support you have provided to our staff,” said Alexandria Rodriguez, DHR Health’s Assistant Director of Materials Management.
Keith Rigdon, who leads Caliburn’s Humanitarian Services line of business said, “Caliburn is very proud and honored to provide a helping hand to this great community within Rio Grande Valley. We trust that this donation will help to provide much needed support to those who are caring for COVID-19 patients seen at DHR Health.”
The donation to DHR Health is the third PPE donation Caliburn has made in recent months, following similar donations to the Brevard County Emergency Management Operations Center and the Baptist Health Foundation, both in Florida. “Caliburn is proud to support the medical teams in our local communities during these unprecedented times,” said C.D. Moore, Caliburn’s Chief Operating Officer.
As one of the nation’s leading occupational health and wellness providers, Caliburn offers flexible and customizable health services and on-site medical capabilities to help businesses and industries meet their regulatory compliance requirements, manage periodic medical exams, and facilitate health certification testing. Caliburn provides occupational medical support and exam management services throughout the United States, including COVID-19 testing and screening, return-to-work services, and contact-tracing programs to help businesses manage and maintain healthy workforces. For additional information about these programs, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Caliburn International, LLC: We are a leading provider of professional services and solutions to U.S. federal government agencies and commercial clients. We provide consulting, engineering, medical, and environmental services as well as large-scale program management in support of our core markets of national defense, international diplomacy, healthcare, and homeland security client readiness. Caliburn employs approximately 7,000 dedicated professionals deployed across five continents. The company’s website is www.caliburnintl.com.
About DHR Health: DHR Health was founded in 1997 to help over 1.2 million residents resolve limited health care access challenges in a community that lacked public and county hospitals. Today, it is a modern, 500+ bed full-service health system serving over 280,000 patients annually, with 5500+ employees, over 650 physicians and more than 1,400 nurses dedicated to offering a full-continuum of care in over 70 different specialties and subspecialties. DHR Health proudly boasts the best specialty care in the region, a 24/7 functioning level-one trauma center, a robust clinical research division, and developing graduate medical education programs. DHR Health has revolutionized the health care landscape of the Rio Grande Valley and continues to raise the standard of care and transform the health care delivery model for the benefit all local residents. To learn more, visit www.dhrhealth.com.