Morning Rounds (07.31.12)

Parkland to temporarily close its psychiatric ER for renovation while suspending longer-term care for the mentally ill.

Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare announces $110 million expansion at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia.

Eleven North Texas companies and organizations make the cut in Modern Healthcares 2012 “Best Places to Work in Healthcare.”

Weekend patients have a higher chance of dying than those admitted during the week, reports American Medical News.

Is mandated physician retirement at a certain age a thing of the future?