MedStar Directing Some COVID Patients With Minor Symptoms To Stay HomeWith North Texas hospitals struggling with capacity and 911 dispatchers fielding an unprecedented amount of calls for COVID-19, paramedics are choosing not to transport less serious cases to the emergency room.
Now Hiring: Home Instead Senior Care Looking To Fill Caregiver PositionsHome Instead Senior Care is a company focusing on providing non-medical assistance for elderly clients at their homes.
Coronavirus Hospitalizations Increase In North Texas As Fatigue Sets In For Some Healthcare WorkersPresident and CEO of the DFW Hospital Council Stephen Love said right now, there are about 1,700 coronavirus patients in North Texas hospitals.
Remdesivir 1st FDA-Approved Treatment For COVID-19The antiviral was approved for use in emergency situations back in the spring, but doctors tell CBS 11 this new move will help them get the treatment to patients faster.
North Texas Hospital Workers Pause To Remember Patients Who Died Of CoronavirusThey placed hand-painted remembrance rocks in the garden in front of Medical City Denton, signifying their lessening the load of loss and sharing their hope for tomorrow.
Texas AG Ken Paxton Sues Clinic For Alleged Fraudulent Coronavirus TestingAccording to the AG's office, Clinica Hispana claims its tests can diagnose an active infection, but the tests used by the clinic are not approved for such use.
DFW Hospital Council Warns Of 'Surge Plans' If Coronavirus Cases Maintain Rapid RiseDuring a surge mode, hospitals add beds throughout their facilities.
'The Worst Situation': Hospitals, Health Care Sector Reel From COVID-19 DamageOne Dallas doctor saw patient visits plunge 85% after the coronavirus pandemic hit.
Now Hiring: U.S. Renal Care Looking For Nurses, Patient Care TechniciansU.S. Renal Care provides dialysis treatments for countless of patients at their clinics throughout the North Texas region.
Coronavirus In Texas: MedStar Concerned COVID-19 Fears Preventing Heart Attack Patients From Calling 911MedStar says that some patients are waiting too long to call, and, even when they do, many patients are reluctant to go to the hospital.
Coronavirus In Texas: North Texas VA On Track To Open As COVID-19 Relief CenterThe facility will have enough space for more than 200 beds, and provide care for patients if the medical center in Dallas becomes congested.
Coronavirus In Texas: Company Donates 53K Face Masks To Cook Children's At Perfect TimeShawn Sloane, the company’s owner, delivered the masks to Cook Children’s Pediatrics South Denton, where her three children are patients.
Coronavirus In Texas: Less People Going To ER For Fear Of COVID-19 ExposureWhen they do go in, for everything from chest pain to general sickness, emergency physicians said they are seeing some patients at a more advanced stage of illness.
More Than 150 Coronavirus Patients In Collin And Denton Counties Recover, 2 More Deaths ConfirmedNew numbers out from a pair of North Texas counties share good news and bad news about coronavirus patients in North Texas.
Coronavirus In Texas: More Than 60 Patients Infected At San Antonio Nursing HomeOne resident has died and officials say they're concerned that employees who have been working at multiple facilities might have spread the virus to other locations.