Tarrant County Jail Inmate Dies Of Coronavirus After 3 Weeks In HospitalThe inmate, booked in February for DWI, was moved to JPS Hospital on May 3 and he died 20 days later at the hospital.
Coronavirus: JPS Hospital Closes All School-Based ClinicsJPS is closing all of their school-based clinics, effective March 27 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
3 Injured After Wrong Way Driver Causes Multi-Vehicle Crash On Interstate-30A driver going the wrong direction on Interstate 30 caused a crash involving several vehicles.
Fort Worth Nurse Injured In JPS Hospital Elevator Incident Files $1M Negligence LawsuitA Fort Worth nurse who was seriously injured by a JPS Hospital elevator has filed a negligence lawsuit against Thyssenkrupp Elevator Co.
Fort Worth Food Fight: Organization Asks JPS Hospital Not To Renew McDonald's LeaseA national physician’s organization has filed a complaint, saying McDonald’s has no place in a hospital. This comes as the popular fast food place's lease is up for renewal.
Drug 'Take Back' Boxes Installed At North Texas Hospital To Battle Opioid AddictionPeople can safely dispose of unused or expired drugs 24/7 for free at the Methodist Dallas Medical Center emergency room.
Report: Brake Failure To Blame For JPS Hospital Elevator Accident That Injured NurseA newly-released state report concluded that brake failure is to blame for an elevator accident that critically injured a nurse at Fort Worth's John Peter Smith Hospital.
JPS Hospital Declares 'Code Yellow' For Higher Than Usual ER Demand“There are sick patients in Tarrant County and right now we are overwhelmed with them," said Jesse DeWaard, Executive Director of Emergency Services at JPS.
Woman Injured In JPS Elevator Sues Hospital, Former Maintenance ProviderJPS Hospital is facing a new lawsuit from another person who says she was seriously hurt riding in a hospital elevator a couple of years ago.
JPS Hospital Terminates Contract With Elevator Service Provider In Wake Of Multiple MalfunctionsJohn Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth has terminated thyssenkrupp as its elevator service provider, effective May 14.
Haltom City Officer Saves Woman From Overdose On Valentine's DayA woman who overdosed on heroin was brought back from the brink of death by Haltom City police officers on Valentine's Day.
JPS Urged By Contractor Not To Repair Elevators Themselves Days Prior To Nurse's InjuryThe elevator company responsible for the elevators at John Peter Smith Hospital, ThyssenKrupp, sent a cease-and-desist letter to the trauma center just days before an accident that left a nurse critically injured.
JPS Hospital Nurse Seriously Injured In Elevator Malfunction Moved Out Of ICUCarren Stratford's attorney Kern Lewis told CBS 11, Stratford was moved from ICU to Step Down Unit where she will be able to receive more therapy.
JPS Hospital On Elevator Malfunctions: 'We Hire Elevator Experts, We Thought We Had Elevator Experts'JPS did not take responsibility for the elevators, instead blaming multiple malfunctions on the elevator company, Thyssenkrupp.
Documents Detail Extensive History Of Elevator Problems At JPS HospitalRecords show at least 51 other times when people were trapped in JPS elevators. Some of those elevators were installed as far back as 1980.