New CEO Named At Rural Texas Hospitals

A pair of hospitals located in rural areas of North and Central Texas has a new chief executive. Alan Daugherty will lead operations at both Parkview Regional Hospital in Mexia and Ennis Regional Medical Center, two acute care facilities that serve populations far from urban medical districts. Full Story

The Winners Of D Magazine’s Excellence In Nursing Awards

Patients spend much more time with nurses than they do doctors. Lucky patients spend their time with the nurses whose work has earned them kudos in D Magazine’s fourth Excellence in Nursing Awards. Yesterday, D Healthcare Daily published a teaser of the first round of winners. Today, take a look at the entire package. Full Story

Q&A: Get To Know Parkland’s New CFO John Moore And Its New Financial Assistance Program

At the end of last year, Parkland named a new chief financial officer. John Moore moved from the Carolinas Health Care System and started at Dallas County’s public hospital on January 5. He’s been in the role coming up on two months. In the below interview, we discussed the new program, his past, and why Parkland was an appealing move. It has been edited for length and clarity. Full Story

New Memory Care Senior Center Coming To Prosper

Dallas-based Tribute Senior Living announced that the growing Collin County city will have a 60,000-square foot facility to house 100 residents when it opens in 2016. According to Tribute, “every design element is specifically chosen to prevent agitation and make patients as comfortable as possible.” Full Story