Emergency Room

Old ER Habits Hard To Break For Parkland PatientsSigns are posted at the entrance to the old ER and on nearby streets warning that the emergency room has moved.
MedStar Turns 'Self-Preservation' Into 'Innovation'Fort Worth-based MedStar is working to help emergency room and ambulance ‘super users’ find more economical and effective ways to access healthcare.
H-E-B Art Students Create "Healing Ceiling" For HospitalMore than 100 ceiling tiles at Texas Health H-E-B's emergency room have been transformed into art to help soothe patients.
Knowing That Time Counts - Heart Attack Patient Saved In 7 MinutesDoctors say anyone experiencing symptoms that could be a heart attack should call 911 immediately.
North Texas Man Ate Blue Bell, Fears He Has ListeriosisAs the Centers for Disease Control issue a blunt warning about Blue Bell ice cream, some customers are worried the damage may have already been done.
Top 5 Hidden Hazards At The PlaygroundAccording to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, ever year emergency rooms treat more than 200,000 children under the age of 14 for playground-related injuries.
Communication Mix-Up At Hospital Where Dallas Man Treated For EbolaDoctors at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas acknowledge there was a communication mix-up involving now patient Thomas Eric Duncan days before he was diagnosed with the Ebola virus.
Can I Pay For Contacts Or Glasses With My Health Insurance?Some insurance plans may include coverage for contacts and glasses, though most don't.
How Do I Choose A Doctor?Finding a new primary care physician takes time, patience and research. Start by considering your personal needs.
How Do I Use My Health Insurance?A main goal of Obamacare is to switch the nation’s healthcare system from one that focuses on treating illness to one that works to prevent illness and promote health and longevity.
Where Can I Get Care?Your insurance company and state government maintain directories of doctors. These can be great starting places for learning where to get care.
JPS Hospital Activates 'Code Yellow' StatusA virulent flu strain is being blamed for the deaths of dozens of North Texans and has sickened many more. At John Peter Smith in Fort Worth, emergency room traffic has jumped some 35 percent.
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