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Mental Health

Here Is Where Dallas’ New State Psych Hospital Will Be

The facility will add 300 inpatient beds to the medical district.
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Mental Health

Dallas’ State Psychiatric Hospital Will Have 100 Pediatric Beds

Children's Health will partner with the state and UTSW to add to the region's mental health capacity.
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Health Systems

Judge Removes Attorney General From Children’s Health Pediatric Transgender Care Case

The children's hospital is being sued by an endocrinologist who believes she is being prevented from offering the standard of care for pediatric transgender patients.
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Health Systems

Full Transgender Care Returns to Children’s Medical Center Through 2023

A judge's temporary injunction will allow hormone therapy and puberty blockers for new pediatric patients until a trial to decide its permanent fate.
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Physicians

Full Transgender Care Returns to Children’s Health, For Now

The founder of the GENECIS Clinic received a national award right as a judge granted a brief reprieve that allows her transgender pediatric clinic to continue operating—for two weeks.

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Health Systems

UPDATE: Appeals Court Puts a Stop to UTSW Leadership Depositions About GENECIS Decision

Two top UT Southwestern executives will have to go on the record to explain their decision to make changes to the transgender pediatric clinic.
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Physicians

GENECIS Founder: Governor’s Office Pressured UTSW to Shut Down Clinic for Transgender Kids

Dr. Ximena Lopez said doctors have had to deny treatment to 98 children since the changes were made. "It's criminal," she says.
Children's Medical Center
Health Systems

What Was Lost: The End of Pediatric Transgender Treatment in Texas

After Children’s Health shuttered its GENECIS clinic following conservative pushback, other physicians speak about what the loss means for transgender adolescents and their families.
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Health Systems

How Much Does A Heart Attack Cost in DFW?

A 90-day episode of care can make a $26,000 difference.
Research

A New Heart Attack Blood Test to Reduce ER Wait Times

UT Southwestern research may help patients get treatment in overcrowded emergency departments.