News & Publications

The Scope

The Scope

Focused on THA-member hospitals/health systems and the issues they face, The Scope is THA’s No. 1 source for news, information and thought leadership related to Texas hospitals and priority issues impacting health care.

Texas Hospitals Magazine

Texas Hospitals was the Texas Hospital Association’s flagship publication for more than 77 years. Although Texas Hospitals was retired at the end of 2022, you can find the most recent issues of the magazine in our Texas Hospitals Magazine Archive.

Health Care Advocate

The Health Care Advocate is THA’s main advocacy publication, and includes updates on state and federal legislative and regulatory activities, legal rulings, political activities and selected Texas Register and Federal Register highlights.

CEO Messages

CEO Messages is a blog from John Hawkins, CEO/president of the Texas Hospital Association, that discusses issues affecting Texas hospitals and health care systems.


Recent news releases from the Texas Hospital Association.


Action and Information Alerts notifying members about important issues, calls to action and valuable background information on specific issues of interest.