Cy-Fair Hospital Donates to Local Heart Walk to Promote Cardiovascular Disease Research 
Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital 
Thursday, 04 December 2008 

Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital and the Tenet Healthcare Foundation granted the American Heart Association-Houston Division a $5,000 donation for sponsorship of the American Heart Association’s Northwest Harris County 2008 Heart Walk.

Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital employees and volunteers helped raise donations of almost $5,700 in addition to the sponsorship donation and a large group participated in the walk and event festivities. 

The Northwest Harris County Heart Walk’s donations and contributions grossed over $100,000. The money raised will be used to fund life-saving research and programs in the fight against heart disease and stroke.

For more information about Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital, visit our Web site at or call toll-free at 1-800-681-2733. 

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About Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital
Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital has been serving the northwest Houston community for over 25 years and is part of the Cy-Fair Regional Health Network (Network), a locally focused health network designed to improve access to primary care services in the Cy-Fair area. The Network currently comprises Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital, a 180-bed acute care hospital located at 10655 Steepletop Drive; Cy-Fair Medical Partners, a physician network that includes four convenient clinics in outlying communities surrounding the hospital; Cypress Fairbanks Urgent Care Center, a minor emergency care facility located at 9110 Barker Cypress; and Cy-Fair Professional Building I and II. Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital ranks among the nation’s top hospitals for several service lines from HealthGrades, a leading source for independent health care quality information, including overall Bariatric surgery, overall pulmonary services, overall critical care, maternity care, and for treatment of heart failure and stroke. To learn more about Cy-Fair Regional Health Network, please visit

Tenet Healthcare Foundation is a charitable foundation sponsored by the Tenet Healthcare Corporation.  Endowed by Tenet, the Foundation, along with Tenet Texas-Gulf Coast, directs most of its grants to help unmet health care needs in the communities served by facilities owned by Tenet subsidiaries. The Foundation also provides grants to various educational, social services, civic and humanities – supporting organizations nationwide.