Parkland Memorial Hospital

Suspected hit and run driver Marvin Perez. (credit: Irving Police Dept.)

Family Of Hit-And-Run Victim Plead Suspect To Come Forward

members of a seven-year-old girl who was critically injured in a hit and run accident are now pleading with the driver responsible to come forward.

10/08/2011

Parkland

Parkland Hospital Agrees To Safety Reform Measures

A last minute agreement may be saving the life of the Parkland Health and Hospital System.

09/28/2011

Parkland

Parkland Hospital Board Votes To Withhold Perks

Parkland Memorial Hospital’s board has voted to withhold perks from managers as it struggles to address patient-care deficiencies that threatened its federal funding.

09/24/2011

Fort Worth Police & Fire Fighters were honored for their heroic actions in saving two people from a burning home before daybreak on Sept. 20, 2011.

Fort Worth Fire Fighters, Police Getting Much Praise For Heroic Actions

Fort Worth police and firefighters are being praised by their superior officers for their heroic actions in saving two people from a burning house on Arbor Avenue before daybreak Tuesday.

09/20/2011

Parkland

Parkland Prevents Loss Of Medicare Funding

A Dallas hospital says it will enter into an agreement with a federal agency to avert the loss of millions of dollars in Medicare funding.

09/09/2011

Parkland

Feds End Parkland Hospital Medicare Billing Probe

Parkland Memorial Hospital and the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas have agreed to pay $1.4 million to end a federal investigation of alleged Medicare billing fraud at Dallas County’s general hospital.

09/01/2011

Parkland

Anderson Out As CEO Of Parkland Hospital

After 30 years, Dr. Ron Anderson is out as chief executive officer at Dallas’ Parkland Hospital. The hospital board made the decision Tuesday night.

08/31/2011

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Irving Police Shoot, Injure Man Who Pointed Gun At Authorities

Officers shot and injured a 42-year-old man who pointed a handgun at police during a standoff at an Irving home Saturday night, a spokesman said.

08/28/2011

Parkland

Parkland Hospital Patients Told Of Hygiene Lapses

A newspaper reports that Parkland Memorial Hospital last year sent letters to dozens of women to let them know they may have been treated with instruments that were not properly sterilized.

08/21/2011

Parkland

Parkland Says It Can And Will Fix Problems

Parkland Hospital says it can and will fix problems that turned up in a recent federal audit of its practices. The hospital finally revealed the nature of the complaints and plans to fix them at a mid-afternoon board meeting.

08/19/2011

Parkland

Parkland’s Private Meetings Raising Questions On Hospital Budget

Problems with taxpayer funded Parkland Hospital, remain shrouded in secrecy. That’s because many of the meetings to discuss how to fix the problems are happening behind closed doors, and that includes an emergency board meeting Wednesday.

08/17/2011

Lt. Todd Krodle, who died fighting a fire on Aug. 14, 2011. (Credit: Dallas Fire Rescue)

Dallas Fireman Killed Battling Apartment Blaze

A 17-year veteran of Dallas Fire Rescue died Sunday after falling through the roof of an apartment complex while trying to douse a fire.

08/14/2011

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