Theresa Kostelnik, R.N.
Family and Community Health Manager
1309 E. Cemetery Rd.
Hallettsville, Texas 77964
Fax: (361) 798-4752
To improve the health and well-being of Texas families by increasing access to health care through community collaboration, with a focus on prevention.
The Family and Community Health Services encompass multiple programs directed toward the health and wellbeing of women and children. Services provided in the Region 8 field offices (12) located in Bandera, Boerne, Del Rio, Floresville, Goliad, Hallettsville, Karnes, Kerrville, Pearsall, Seguin, Uvalde include:
Population based services (health education, community collaboration and partnerships, health promotion and prevention)
Spinal screening and training
Family planning referral
Child health screening referral
Perinatal hepatitis B training to hospitals
Vision and hearing testing
Social service referrals
Case management services
Contract management (quality assurance, technical assistance and contract management to regional contractors of Title V, X, XX, Primary Health Care, Epilepsy, Population based programs and family planning)
Regional Contract Coordinator
Jay Medellin, R.N.
Maternal Health Care Bureau, Title V Information System
Department of State Health Services Adolescent Health Program
Breast and Cervical Cancer in Texas
Department of State Health Services Epilepsy Services
Family Planning in Texas
Department of State Health Services Genetic Services
County Indigent Health Care Program
Maternal & Child Health (MCH)
Primary Health Care in Texas
Spinal Screening Program