When you call MedStar in Fort Worth for medical assistance, dispatchers may or may not send an ambulance to your location. Last year the emergency medical service began a Nurse Triage Program, that screens non-critical calls.
The Alliance area in will soon have another hospital. HCA North Texas is building a new $71 million hospital near Interstate-35W and North Tarrant Parkway.
Friday could be one of the busiest days of the year in your local emergency room.
When classes resume in the fall, Texas schools must have policies in place to deal with students who have food allergies.
K2 and other synthetic marijuana is illegal in Texas and more than a dozen other states, and yet emergency rooms are seeing an increase in related cases.
The holidays can be a busy time of year in North Texas emergency rooms. Every holiday season local ERs are packed with folks who’ve suffered typical holiday injuries.
The JPS Diagnostic and Surgery Hospital on New York Avenue in Arlington is no longer a hospital.
North Texas thieves are now targeting ambulances. And the vehicles are getting robbed right outside emergency rooms.
Local health officials are warning about the North Texas heat and your health. Triple-digit temperatures tend to make people sick and the current heat wave is sending more people to the hospital.
Helicopters, ambulances, paramedics and sliding doors that open to a room buzzing with doctors and nurses. That’s what most people picture when they think of an emergency room.