COVID-19 Testing, Education Expands To Southern Dallas CommunityStarting May 18, Baylor Scott & White Health, Methodist Health System, and Parkland Hospital are bringing specimen collection sites to better serve the needs of the community.
'The Worst Situation': Hospitals, Health Care Sector Reel From COVID-19 DamageOne Dallas doctor saw patient visits plunge 85% after the coronavirus pandemic hit.
Affordable Care Act Birth Control Case Will Be Argued By Phone To The U.S. Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court continues hearing arguments by telephone and Wednesday the justices will hear a high-profile case involving the Affordable Care Act.
Only 1 North Texas City Cracks Top 50 On List Of List Of Healthiest & Unhealthiest U.S. CitiesOne Texas city cracked the Top 20 and two others were at the very bottom of the list when the most populated U.S. cities were compared when it comes to health.
Mall-Based Parkland Clinic Coming To RedBird"Working with community partners, we can start to impact those lives where they live," says James Perez, Parkland's Administrator of Operations Population Health.
Healthcare As Close As Your Smartphone... And QuickChildren's Health developed an app that allows patients access to healthcare from anywhere. Initially tested with staff, the app is now available to the community.
Employees Staying Fit Saves Taxpayers Millions In Fort Worth, City Manager SaysCity Manager David Cooke said there are about 12,000 employees, retirees and dependents enrolled in the city’s healthcare program.
Hospital Parking Prices, Health Cares Controversial CostThe family said their son received amazing care at Medical City Children's Hospital in Dallas. The problem was the parking.
House Passes Bill To Lower Prescription Drug CostsHouse Democrats have pushed through legislation that would empower Medicare to negotiate prescription drug prices and offer new benefits for seniors.
Dallas County Issues Health Alert After Increase In Flu CasesIn a statement released Friday, the Dallas County Department of Health and Human Services said the virus came earlier than normal this season.
Texas Health Improperly Mails Bills, Patient's Personal Data Sent OutA billing error led to personal information about some of a major nonprofit healthcare system's patients to be sent to other patients in the mail.
New Guidelines Focus On Improving Surgery Decisions For Older PatientsThere's a move going on across the country to improve surgical care for older Americans, who increasingly are undergoing complex operations despite facing higher risks than younger patients.
BlueCross BlueShield Of Texas Patients Face Higher Bills As 200+ ER Doctors Go Out-Of-NetworkBlueCross BlueShield of Texas has removed a physicians group serving the 14 Texas Health Resources hospitals because it could not reach a deal with the group.
Patients Turning Away From Family Doctors And To TelemedicineConvenience rules in health care now, where patients can use technology or growing options like walk-in clinics and urgent care centers to get help whenever they need it.
Health Care, Schools Top Finance-Heavy Agenda In StatesBig-dollar decisions about health care and education will top the agenda in many state capitols as lawmakers convene for their 2019 sessions.