Texas Hospitals - Nov/Dec 2018
  • Texas Hospitals

    A magazine dedicated to the hospitals serving Texas.

Texas Hospitals is the magazine of the Texas Hospital Association. Published six times per year, Texas Hospitals focuses on THA-member hospitals/health systems and the issues they face. From articles about innovative products and services to in-depth pieces on current issues and trends, Texas Hospitals provides relevant information health care executives can use to help their hospitals.

Anna Charnitski, editor, 512/465-1543

Articles from the November/December 2018 Issue

Thinking Like a Nurse. Serving as a Leader.

Thinking Like a Nurse. Serving as a Leader.

An in-depth look at Sally A. Hurt-Deitch, RN, FACHE, of Tenet Healthcare, who takes the helm of the Texas Hospital Association's board of trustees in January.
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86th Texas Legislature Preview

86th Texas Legislature Preview

Texas legislators are set to gather in Austin this January for the legislative session. Alongside priorities for the state budget itself, hospitals will be tracking several key issues from trauma hospital funding and supplemental payments to property tax caps.
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When Burnout Hits Caregivers

Hospitals in Texas are moving from quick fixes to look at deep, systemic causes of high burnout rates and how they impact patient care and safety.
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More Rural Texas Hospitals Forced to Shutter Labor and Delivery: ‘This is a Silent Crisis’

The uptick in the number of rural hospitals forced to stop offering labor and delivery services is no small problem for the state. Rural Texas hospital leaders explain the factors causing the wave of closures.
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Care Coordination Technology Reduces Opioid Prescribing, Boosts Care Coordination

Texas has a lower rate of opioid fatalities than most states, but the toll from opioid misuse and abuse is felt in families and communities across the state.
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Texas health care leaders advancing in the industry.
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How did your team adapt to a recent loss of safe drinking water? What lessons did your team take away from the shortage?
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