Former Parkland CEO Ron Anderson Loses Battle With Cancer

Ron Anderson, M.D., the former CEO of Parkland Health & Hospital System, died last night at age 68 of liver cancer. His death comes just a day after the system’s board unanimously voted to name a new outpatient clinic after him and to install a statue of him in the lobby of the new Parkland Memorial Hospital. Full Story

A Clinical Approach to Technology: Anthelio Healthcare Solutions Inc.

On the surface, electronic medical records are all about efficiency. But sometimes, the technology falls short. Doctors and nurses often have difficulty using the software for keeping digital medical records, ditch the programs, and go back to paper. It’s problems like this that Dallas-based Anthelio Healthcare Solutions Inc. solves, according to Rick Kneipper, whose titles at the 13-year-old technology services provider include co-founder and interim chief executive. On one level, the company does for hospitals and physician practices what Ross Perot’s Electronic Data Systems Corp. did for corporate America: running their technology systems for them. But with Anthelio, it goes… Full Story