DHR Health proposes ideas to House Committee on Public Health to help improve medical and health care needs for Texas-Mexico border region

Health care in the Rio Grande Valley is still out of reach for too many hardworking people who suffer from poverty, do not have enough education, and lack affordable or dependable transportation to get routine medical check-ups and medications that can help prevent chronic diseases, according to Alberto H. Gutiérrez, MD, Assistant Medical Director, DHR Health Hospice.