The Dallas 100 Healthcare Winners

Nine North Texas healthcare companies were recognized at this year’s SMU Cox Dallas 100 Awards, which ranks the top Dallas-based, privately held entrepreneurial companies based on percentage growth and absolute dollar growth over the past three years. SMU’s Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship and accounting firm BKD LLP sifted through hundreds of nominations to determine the winners, which represent $3.5 billion in sales in 2018. On average, the companies grew 82 percent from 2016 to 2018, creating 7,000 jobs along the way. Nine North Texas healthcare companies made the list, led by integrated healthcare solutions firm StratiFi Health, which was 21… Full Story

Parkland and THR Named to List of Conservation-Friendly Companies

Parkland Health and Hospital System and Texas Health Resources have been named to the Texan by Nature 20, which recognizes 20 companies with Texas operations that show a commitment to conservation. Texan by Nature is a conservation nonprofit led by former First Lady Laura Bush. “At Texan by Nature, our firm belief is that our long term prosperity and health is dependent upon our natural resources. In launching the TxN 20, we aim to spotlight innovation in conservation and inspire more substantial efforts to create a new model of conservation for Texans and our shared future,” said Joni Carswell, CEO &… Full Story

Baylor Scott & White is a Top 10 Military Friendly Employer

Baylor Scott & White Health was ranked seventh in the country on Viqtory’s 2020 list of Military Friendly Employers for Government/Non-Profit organizations. The list evaluates organizations that emphasize recruiting, hiring, retention, advancement, support and policy compliance. Many of Baylor Scott & White’s facilities are located near Fort Hood and other military properties, and the organization participates in Hiring Our Heroes Corporate Fellowship Program, which helps transition veterans to civilian careers. The Baylor Scott & White Research Institute’s research center called the Warriors Research Institute is working on new treatment and improving care for military veterans and emergency responders as well. “We’re committed… Full Story

Gift of Life Honors McKesson as Corporate Partner

McKesson Corp. was presented with the Corporate Partner Award from the Gift of Life Marrow Registry for its work facilitating bone marrow and stem cell transplants for leukemia and other blood cancer patients. Irving-based McKesson gives its employees opportunities to join the registry with a simple cheek swab throughout the year, and opens the drive to employees’ families and friends as well. Six life-saving transplants have resulted from the company’s matches. The Gift of Life Marrow Registry includes 354,000 individuals who have volunteered to donate blood stem cells or bone marrow since its inception in 1991. The group has coordinated… Full Story

The Finalists for D CEO’s 2019 Excellence in Healthcare Awards

D CEO Magazine and D CEO Healthcare are pleased to recognize outstanding healthcare executives, healthcare CEOs, practitioners, and other innovative industry leaders with its sixth annual Excellence in Healthcare Awards program. Celebrate and network with esteemed fellow finalists and healthcare leaders over cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at the Fashion Institute Gallery on Tuesday, November 19, from 6-8 p.m. Reserve your tickets here. Outstanding Healthcare Executive Jim Hinton, CEO, Baylor Scott & White Patti Niles, CEO, Southwest Transplant Alliance Ronald Rittenmeyer, CEO, Tenet Health Pamela Stoyanoff, President, Methodist Health System Outstanding Healthcare Practitioner Richard Dickerman, Methodist Health System Daniel Gossett, Children’s Medical Center Plano… Full Story

Medical Innovators: Nominate Your Brightest for The Innovation Awards

The medical industry is one of the key drivers of innovation worldwide, and Dallas is no stranger to medical ingenuity. From virtual reality advancements to data analytics, DFW is full of companies and organizations on the leading edge of the medical field. Here is your chance to be recognized. Past years have seen the success of D CEO’s CIO/CTO Awards program, and this year we invite the medical community to take part in The Innovation Awards, presented by D CEO magazine and Dallas Innovates. This program honors CEOs, CIOs, CTOs, entrepreneurs, and other leaders driving innovation in North Texas. Dallas Innovates is a collaboration of… Full Story

LiquidAgents is the Best Place to Work for Millennials

LiquidAgents Healthcare has been named the number one place to work at by Modern Healthcare, placing the Plano-based healthcare staffing agency on the list of best places to work for the 11th year in a row and second time to win the Millennials Award. The best place to work award recognizes companies in the healthcare field that create a culture of loyalty and engagement and fosters employee satisfaction. The millennial award honors  employers who have significant numbers of engaged millennials in the company. “Our culture is built on empowering our employees, collaborating together and giving them everything they need to be successful.… Full Story

Texas Health Wins Best Employer, Top 5 Best Place for Women

For the fourth consecutive year, Texas Health Resources scored two prestigious recognitions. Texas Health received Platinum-level recognition as a Best Employer: Excellence in Health & Well-Being award winner by the National Business Group on Health, and achieved was ranked 5th of 75 Best Large Workplaces for Women by Great Places to Work. The Platinum designation is awarded to organizations that have demonstrated exceptional commitments to the increase of employee well-being. Healthy work environment contributors include job satisfaction, community involvement, financial security, emotional health and social connectedness. Texas Health was one of only 19 employers to receive this distinction. “We are… Full Story

15 North Texas Hospitals Earn Cardiology Achievement Award

Several North Texas hospitals have received the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR Chest Pain – MI Registry Performance Achievement Award which recognizes quality heart attack care. Texas Health facilities took home six of the awards, with Baylor Scott and White receiving five honors, Methodist had two hospitals recognized, and UT Southwestern and Medical City Plano were also named. The honor comes as the rate of heart disease is increasing. A study from the National Vital Statics Reports, says that heart disease death rates increased by four percent between 2011 and 2017. “That’s a trend we want to see diminish quickly,” said Lenetra… Full Story

Nominate Nurses for D Magazine’s Excellence in Nursing Awards

Each year, D Magazine recognizes those who are down in the trenches of the healthcare industry, providing care, a laugh, and a listening ear to patients day in and day out. These unsung heroes are called to serve some of our most vulnerable Dallasites, and are often the face of the organization for whom they work for the patients. Here is your chance to recognize the North Texas nurses whose aptitude and attitude make our community a better place. Find out which nurses were recognized last year here, and read a D Magazine feature about a special nurse who joined the… Full Story