Name and location of repository
Level of description
Memorial/Hermann Healthcare System records
- 1999-2013 (Creation)
1.75 cubic feet (4 boxes)
Name of creator
Memorial Hermann Health System was formed in 1997 by a merger of Hermann Hospital and Memorial Health System. Both preceding institutions dated to the early 20th century, Hermann to 1925 and Memorial to 1907, and the merger created one of the biggest not-for-profit healthcare systems in the United States at the time. The System has branches all over the Houston area and its base location is one of two in the Texas Medical Center with a Level I trauma center.
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Scope and content
Memorial/Hermann Healthcare System records consists of newsletters, magazines, a phone directory and news items. None of the boxes are full so the entire collection is about 0.5 cubic feet.
Photographs related to LifeFlight have be digitized and stored in the collection's digital control folder.
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Conditions governing access
Materials are in good condition.
Conditions governing reproduction
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Language and script notes
Box-level inventory is available.
Uploaded finding aid
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Immediate source of acquisition
Source is unknown. Assumed to be creator.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information
Collection may have accruals in the future.
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Related archival materials
- Citation: Memorial/Hermann Healthcare System records; IC 071; John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library. Please cite the box and folder numbers where appropriate.