News

Why Texas Health Frisco Will Have a Pocket Park

Texas Health Frisco CEO Brett Lee said THR wanted to think differently about the role of its new hospital in Frisco, and is creating an environmentally-friendly campus that serves as a community gathering space that emphasizes wellness with the same commitment it devotes ... Full Story

DFW’s Most Expensive Hospitals

Medical City is the region’s most expensive hospital system, though others are not far behind, according to a 2019 Rand Corporation study and interactive map that measured prices paid at hospitals relative to the Medicare reimbursement rate. The Medical City ... Full Story

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Personnel Moves

Elizabeth Niksich

Cooper Wellness Strategies

Cooper Aerobics has named  Elizabeth Niksich as the Director of Wellness for VentanaFit with Cooper Wellness Strategies. She will manage fitness programs at the new luxury high-rise senior living collaboration... Full Story

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Features

Battling the Behavioral Health Shortage in North Texas

Over the past several years, a number of behavioral health facilities in North Texas have closed, adding stress to a system that already had much fewer beds per capita than other urban areas in Texas. As of this summer, North Texas had about 580 licensed behavioral health beds, while Houston’s Harris... Full Story

How Local Veterans Are Finding Healthcare Careers

The men and women who serve in the United States armed services do more than just fight on a battlefield, and one of the largest of the system’s sectors is healthcare. From Navy Corpsman working alongside Marine Core units deployed in war zones to hospital administration staff running hospitals all... Full Story