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DFW Hospital Council



The Healthcare Cost Crunch: Who Is to Blame?

Each sector can claim the others are at fault for tighter margins; the problem is, they are all correct.

The BA.5 Variant Is Taking Hold In Dallas: ‘Don’t Panic, But Use Common Sense’

The spread of the BA.5 variant has caused the CDC to move Dallas' threat level to red.
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DFW Healthcare Brief: CHRISTUS’ New Chief Nursing Executive and Prism Names its CFO

Plus Texas Health receives heart attack care recognition and DFWHC backs violence protection legislation.
Insurance & Benefits

Texas’ Uninsured Problem Is About to Get Worse

The end of the public health emergency could spell trouble for those who have qualified for Medicaid coverage during the pandemic.


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Expert Opinions

Pandemic Plus: More than 28 Million Seniors Using Telehealth

A new report from the Department of Health and Human Services describes how the elderly are adopting new technology.
By Steve Love
Healthcare & Hospitals

Hospital Relief: Feds Drop Battle Over 1115 Waiver, but There Is ‘A Lot of Work to Be Done’

The on-again off-again saga for uncompensated care funding Texas reaches a conclusion.
Politics & Government

How the Texas Legislature Can Help Prevent Maternal Deaths

The maternal mortality rate for Black women is three times as high as White women.
By Steve Love
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COVID-19 Bulletin (02/08/22)

A Plano dad beats COVID-19 after 197 days in the hospital. Collin College's $42M re-skilling grant.
By Jencie Tomasek

COVID-19 Bulletin (02/07/22)

Review the COVID-19 treatments and where they can be found in North Texas.