By Editor on August 11, 2012
San Antonio’s Brooke Army Medical Center (BAMC) at Fort Sam Houston, part of the United States Army Medical Command, has been named as “A Top Wired Hospital in the United States” according to the 2012 Most Wired Survey by Hospitals and Health Networks magazine.
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By Editor on February 29, 2012
Doctor Jacques Roy of Rockwall, TX and five owners of home health-care agencies were arrested on charges that they fraudulently billed Medicare and Medicaid nearly $375 million in what authorities described as the largest case of its kind.
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By Editor on February 16, 2012
Elizabeth and Drayton McLane Jr. have made the largest gift in the 115-year history of Scott & White to benefit its Children’s Hospital. In recognition of the gift, the hospital has been named the McLane Children’s Hospital Scott & White.
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By Editor on January 17, 2012
Memorial Hermann Healthcare System of Houston and Hospital Corporation of America’s (HCA) Central and West Texas Division that include Central Texas-based St. David’s HealthCare and El Paso-based Las Palmas Del Sol Healthcare. were named among the nation’s 15 top U.S. health systems by Thomson Reuters.
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