The Person Within

The Person Within is a series of life stories to remind us of the importance of what we do every single day and the sacredness of our work at United Regional.

Episode 5 – Church Without Walls
Dwayne McKee shares his story of serving our community beyond the walls of United Regional through Church Without Walls. Along with other church leaders, Dwayne has made a lasting impact by caring for the spiritual needs of the homeless. As a United Regional employee, you’re truly making a positive difference in the lives of others, even while you’re away from our facilities.

Episode 4 – Maria Ramos
We are honored to share with you the latest “The Person Within” story which highlights a very special patient — Maria Ramos, her loving family, and the amazing United Regional staff who cared for them.

Episode 3 – Lawrence Gilbert
Mr. Lawrence Gilbert shares his story of finding himself in an unfamiliar city being rushed via ambulance to the emergency room and how it was both the care and caring he received that saved his life.

Episode 2 – Doris Smith
Doris Smith, a United Regional employee, shares a powerful story of her family and their experience with health care. In the midst of a tragedy of losing her great-niece Shakya, Doris’ family received a true blessing in the birth of Shakya’s son, Shakari Legend Smith.

Episode 1 – Y’Velle Ray
Yvell’e, a flight attendant from NYC, was the first hospitalized COVID-19 patient in Wichita Falls, Texas. Watch her powerful testimonial as she reflects on the 22 days she was at United Regional.