News

Tenet Announces Closure of 232-bed Hospital in West Phoenix

Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare says it will shutter its Abrazo Maryvale Campus in West Phoenix effective Dec. 18, after the 232-bed hospital experienced shrinking patient volumes. The hospital is part of the Tenet-owned Abrazo Community Health Network, which includes six acute-care ... Full Story

Dr. Adrian E. Flatt (1921-2017)

A memorial service will be held Friday at Dallas’ Church of the Incarnation for Dr. Adrian E. Flatt, a world-renowned hand surgeon and former chairman of the orthopedics department at Baylor University Medical Center. He died Oct. 14 at the ... Full Story

DOJ Charges Fort Worth Trainer With Healthcare Fraud

A Fort Worth fitness trainer was arrested and charged by the Department of Justice with submitting at least $25 million in fraudulent claims for medical services to health insurance companies. The DOJ says David Williams, 54, offered in-home fitness training ... Full Story

Plano Hospital to Open Center Targeting Seniors

Medical City Plano on Friday will hold a grand opening for its new Center for Living Well, aimed at adults aged 60 and up. The 2,600-square-foot facility, located across the street from the main hospital, will offer classes geared toward ... Full Story

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Personnel Moves

Carlos Arteaga

UT Southwestern Medical Center

UT Southwestern has named Dr. Carlos Arteaga as its new director for the Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center. Arteaga replaces Dr. James Wilson, who left in 2016 to become... Full Story

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Features

Live Free Or Die: Village Health Partners Plots an Independent Course

Health systems are circling overhead like hawks. They’re buying independent physician practices that have all but collapsed in the post-Obamacare environment. The costs of providing healthcare are now so high that employers and insurance plans are demanding that the providers show their value. What's a solo practitioner to do? Village... Full Story