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such as automated tools, keyboard-only navigation, and screen readers.
We are working to have the website conform to the relevant standards of the Section 508 Web Accessibility Standards developed by the United States Access Board, as
well as the World Wide Web Consortium's (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1. These standards and guidelines explain how to make web content more accessible for people with disabilities. We believe that conformance with these standards and
guidelines will help make the website more user friendly for all people.
Our efforts are ongoing. While we strive to have the website adhere to these guidelines and standards, it is not always possible to do so in all areas of the website.
If, at any time, you have specific questions or concerns about the accessibility of any particular webpage, please contact WebsiteAccess@tenethealth.com so that we may be of assistance.
Aging brings along new experiences, tasks and challenges. At Valley Baptist, we understand and address the needs of those over age 50 through a variety of specialized care programs and services.
Behavioral Health Services for Seniors
Our intensive outpatient program can be beneficial for adults throughout the lifespan. People ages 50 and older may be at a time in their lives during which they face tremendous loss — loss of a parent, a spouse or child, as well as other life changes that can cause depression if left untreated.
We work hard to improve the coping skills of our patients and make sure no one leaves the program until they have met their goals. Our senior health services are provided in a safe, supportive environment that offers personalized treatment, including group, individual and family therapy. Transportation is provided.
Seniors’ Choice Club
Seniors’ Choice also offers services to help you save money and stay healthy. As a Seniors’ Choice member, you’ll receive a variety of free screenings each year.
Benefits of Seniors’ Choice
Our Seniors’ Choice Guest Representatives will be available to assist you throughout your hospital stay. In addition, they will provide information related to Valley Baptist services as needed.
A Private Room When Available
As a Seniors’ Choice inpatient, we’ll provide a private room upon your request on your assigned floor, if available.
Complimentary Guest Meal Vouchers
Seven days after your membership application is received, you’ll be eligible for one meal voucher per stay ($6 value) for a visiting family member or a friend (number of meal vouchers per year subject to limits).
Valet parking will be provided for both inpatient and outpatient procedures at our Harlingen location.
Seniors’ Choice also offers services to help you save money and stay healthy. As a Seniors’ Choice member, you’ll receive free screenings, such as blood pressure, one cholesterol screening per member per year, glaucoma and blood sugar screenings. Seniors’ Choice members will receive schedules for these health screenings.
Education and Wellness Programs
Take part in exclusive Seniors’ Choice education and wellness programs on topics such as Understanding Medications, Understanding Social Security and Medicare, Home Safety and Security, Avoiding Falls and many other important topics.
Discounts on Purchases
Seniors’ Choice members receive a 10 percent discount on all purchases from the Valley Baptist gift shops. Other discounts are published in the newsletter.
How to Apply
To apply for Seniors’ Choice membership or request more information, please call a Seniors’ Choice Representative at (956) 389-1192 in Harlingen or (956) 698-4059 in Brownsville. Make the right choice, Seniors’ Choice from Valley Baptist.
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