Tarrant County hospital among those that received contaminated steroids.
MEDPac: Let geographic-based pay cuts for physicians proceed.
The FCC has a plan that could make wireless patient monitoring devices a reality.
The Healthcare industry added 43,500 jobs in September—more than any other sector. Full Story
Six Dallas healthcare professionals have been indicted for defrauding Medicare, as indicted defrauding Medicare part of a national investigation that involves 91 individuals.
Four North Texas leaders have been named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s “100 Women Hospital and Health System Leaders To Know.”
Four months after launching an organ-donation campaign in the United States, Facebook is taking the program to Canada and Mexico.
Novation hosts 50 suppliers at first Innovative Technology Supplier Expo in Irving. Full Story
Meet the first female chief of the medical staff at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth.
Healthcare IT News ranks Dallas company No. 2 on its “Where to Work: Top IT Departments” list in the large hospitals category.
Tenet Healthcare’s S&P rating has been cut from ‘BB—’ to ‘B+.”
Nine out of 10 seniors are satisfied with their Medicare prescription drug coverage (Part D). Full Story
Cheryl McDonald, M.D. has become the first female chief of the medical staff at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth in the hospital’s 82-year history. McDonald, an infectious disease specialist, has been on the hospital’s medical staff since 1998, during which time she has served in numerous leadership roles, including secretary of the medical staff; chief, vice chief, and secretary of the medical staff’s internal medicine division; and chair of the quality assurance committee. “I’m honored to make history at Texas Health Fort Worth as the first female chief of staff, and look forward to serving such a dedicated… Full Story
Prime Healthcare Services has purchased Dallas Medical Center, a 155-bed full service acute-care hospital in Farmers Branch.
Three North Texas companies have made Modern Healthcare’s “Healthcare’s Hottest” list.
Two Dallas clinics have been awarded $500,000 in grants under the GE Foundation’s Developing Health initiative.
The U.S. Supreme Court has taken on three healthcare cases. Full Story
The Joint Commission has released its annual report of top performing hospitals as part of its Top Performers on Key Quality Measures program. This year, more than 30 North Texas hospitals made the cut.
According to a report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, fewer jobs were added to the payrolls of physician offices over the summer as a result of a still-lagging economy.
The Vant Group has announced that Dallas-bast Vant Holdings has become a majority shareholder in InPursuit Inc., a premier Dallas-based healthcare IT recruiting firm.
Novation has awarded an agreement to Pulmodyne for their Blom cuffed tracheostomy tubes system that allows patients the ability to speak in their own natural voice. Full Story