Part II: Execs At Baylor, UTSW, THR, Methodist Talk Education, Access

This is Part II. You can read the first part here.  Today’s healthcare providers face a number of weighty challenges—more, perhaps, than those in any other industry. After all, Texas hospitals and taxpayers are paying to treat the uninsured. Providers are battling a looming physician shortage, despite not having enough residency slots to meet demand. D CEO recently gathered four of the region’s top healthcare leaders to discuss these challenges, and what it’s going to take to overcome them. Participating were Baylor Scott & White Health CEO Joel Allison, Methodist Health System CEO Dr. Stephen Mansfield, Texas Health Resources CEO… Full Story

Ambulatory Positions Lead Healthcare Job Growth In March

Ambulatory healthcare services grew more than any other health-related job sector in march, adding 19,200 jobs. Becker’s Hospital Review reports that the sector as a whole added 22,300 new jobs to the 126,000 new positions the country saw last month, the first in a year that the economy did not add more than 200,000. Full Story