What is breast cancer?

Breast cancer is a malignant tumor that starts in the cells of the breast. A malignant tumor is a group of cancer cells that can grow into (invade) surrounding tissues or spread (metastasize) to distant areas of the body. The disease occurs almost entirely in…

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BAKER HUGHES DONATES $100,000.00 TO HCEC

HOUSTON, TX, september 17, 2012: Global oilfield services company Baker Hughes has generously donated $100,000 to local nonprofit Harris County Emergency Corps (HCEC) for the creation of the Baker Hughes–HCEC Education Center. “We feel this is a worthy cause and an important investment in safety.…

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Corps Values

Integrity • We value honesty in our operations and our relationships with the community, our vendors, and each other. • We value compassion for our patients and their loved ones in times of crisis. • We say what we do and do what we say.

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HCEC and HHS celebrate National EMS Week

During National Emergency Medical Services Week, we recognize the tremendous role that EMS practitioners make to improve health in communities across the nation. The around-the-clock dedication to providing emergency care is evident with one statistic: more than 36 million patients were cared for by EMS…

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HCEC takes delivery of new Philips MRx heart monitors

HCEC is pleased to announce the arrival of the new Philips MRx monitors/defibrillators. HeartStart MRx Monitor/Defibrillator unites Philips industry-leading monitoring technologies with superior diagnostic measurements and our patented SMART Biphasic resuscitation waveform in a single, thoughtfully designed, lightweight device. The HeartStart MRx Monitor/Defibrillator provides several…

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