Non-Emergency Visits Costing North Texas Taxpayers MillionsA Consumer Justice investigation found millions of taxpayer dollars paying for Medicaid patients to use the emergency room for non-emergency medical attention.
Hospital Overrun By Flu Cases Having To Turn Them AwayThe flu continues to spread across North Texas, and one hospital wants people to make sure their flu is life-threatening before they take a trip to the emergency room.
Hospitals Bracing For Bad Flu Season That's Expected To Get Worse"We are seeing a ton of influenza and upper respiratory illnesses," says Seamus Lonergan, M.D., an emergency room physician at Baylor Scott & White Irving.
Water Leak Causes Closures & Evacuations At Frisco HospitalBaylor Scott & White Centennial Hospital in Frisco was forced to shutdown after a water leak caused a domino effect of problems.
Up-Close Look At Real Life In Trauma UnitA special report on the people who walk that line between life and death.
Deputies Shoot Man Who Fired Gunshots Inside Texas HospitalA man who authorities say apparently became angry over waiting for treatment in a Texas hospital ER fired gunshots into the ceiling of the waiting area, then left and was shot outside by off-duty sheriff's deputies.
Texas Medical Association Pushing To End "Surprise" Medical BillingThe Texas Medical Association (TMA) is pushing for state legislation that would restrict the practice of "surprise medical billing."
ERs Expecting Surge In Patients Around ThanksgivingER doctors say the spike in patients is due to illnesses associated with too much eating and/or poor food choices that wreak havoc.
Cook Children's Hospital Unveils New ERThe children’s hospital expanded its emergency room just in time for back-to-school.
Bats Close East Texas Emergency Room To AmbulancesAn East Texas emergency room has been closed after bats began to spread through the building.
Texas Docs Say The Number Of Hoverboard Injuries IncreasingDoctors across Texas say they expect to soon see some type of regulations or restrictions on those trendy hoverboards, because they have a lot of riders lining up in emergency rooms.
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.