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Health Systems

Study: North Texas Hospitals Have a $38.4 Billion Economic Impact

Meanwhile, more than half of all hospitals nationwide will have a negative margin this year.
Health Systems

Steve Love: Legislation Is Not the Answer to Reducing Healthcare Costs

Collaboration and cooperation are key to reducing healthcare costs, says the DFW Hospital Council President.

DFW Healthcare Brief: Texas Health Frisco’s $23.6 Million Build Out and U.S. Dermatology Partners Launches Research Institute

Plus DFW Hospital Council's award winners and CPRIT's $2 million recruitment grant for a UTSW researcher.

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.
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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.