MedStar And Lyft Partnering Up To Transport Low Priority PatientsTarrant County Emergency Services is teaming up with a popular ride-hailing service to help people in need with transportation for non-emergency medical care.
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.
Colorado Patient Tests Negative For EbolaA patient exhibiting symptoms of Ebola was admitted to a Colorado hospital on Wednesday, but tests came back negative for the virus.
Patient With Measles Might Have Exposed North TexansThe Tarrant County Public Health Department is working to find out how many people on an international flight into DFW Airport may have been in contact with a measles patient on the plane.
Camp iHope Helping North Texas Kids Deal With CancerA unique North Texas summer camp is giving hope and helping kids fight cancer at the same time. Camp iHope was started at Medical City Children's Hospital in Dallas. The idea is to help sick kids temporarily forget their difficult reality.
3-D Mammogram Scans May Find More Breast Cancer 3-D mammograms may be better at finding cancer than regular scans, a large study suggests. The study involved almost half a million breast scans, with more than one-third of them using relatively new 3-D imaging along with conventional scans.
Dallas VA Center Among Nation's Worst Wait Times For New PatientsBoth Dallas and Fort Worth facilities are identified among the 81 national VA centers requiring further review.
Police: Patient Arrested For Stealing AmbulanceMoments after an ambulance pulled into the parking lot at JPS Hospital in Fort Worth, the patient inside jumped into the driver’s seat and drove away.
Another Mass Shooting Renews Mental Health Debate, Texas Near Bottom In SpendingTexas ranks near the bottom in regards to spending per mental health patient.
Kaufman Police Investigating Nursing Home Patient's Head InjuriesAt the Kaufman Healthcare Center nursing home, relatives of one patient are deeply concerned and angry about what they say happened to her.
Review: State Hospitals Could Use More OversightA Texas newspaper's review of more than three dozen deaths at state-run mental health hospitals between 2005 and 2012 shows the need for more oversight.
No One Fix To Slow Hospital Readmission Epidemic More than 1 million Americans wind up back in the hospital only weeks after they left for reasons that could have been prevented — a revolving door that for years has seemed impossible to