Many of the health systems are nearly vaccinated already and are watching to see how the legal battles play out.
"We’ve got a group of staff who, every day, when they come to work, ask themselves, 'How can I help Cook Children’s fulfill the promise that it has made?'"
Magnet Recognition was given to only 47 hospitals statewide.
The system's northward expansion is following population growth in North Texas.
Based on the new ratings system, North Texas is home to many of the highest-rated, level IV NICUs.