September/October 2021

A magazine dedicated to the hospitals serving Texas.


Articles from the September/October 2021 Issue

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.

Featured Articles

Vaccine Requirements: Protecting Providers and Patients

Hospitals, businesses, universities and some government agencies are embracing mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policies.

Clinical Collaboration in Texas Hospitals

With nearly 100 years of combined experience working in and with hospitals, the Texas Hospital Association Foundation’s Clinical Initiatives team helps hospital members meet and exceed the highest standards of quality and patient safety.

The Return of Sports: Texas Hospitals Tackle Injury, Treatment and Prevention

Through state-of-the art facilities and community networks, Texas sports medicine experts are helping athletes achieve their goals.

In This Issue

Home Health Partnership Helps Hospital System Navigate COVID-19 Crisis

Even as hospitalizations surged, one hospital system leveraged its innovative partnership with a leading home health provider to manage the capacity crunch and improve the quality of care.

Best Practices: Utilizing Specialty Pharmacy in a 340B Program

As the specialty pharmaceutical industry grows, there are significant savings opportunities for hospital 340B programs.

Introducing IVP: Integrated Viral Protection

Helping hospitals create a cleaner, safer world.


Texas health care leaders advancing in the industry.