November/December 2022


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

The 2023 Legislative Session: Building and Rebuilding

Hospitals will push for crucial commitments on hospital workforce enhancement, financial stability, behavioral health and more as lawmakers convene in Austin for the 88th Texas Legislature.

Making Hospitals Home For the Holiday

Texas hospitals are making their facilities feel like home for the holidays for both the patients seeking care as well as the health care workers who show their dedication to serving their communities by working over the holidays.

Closing a Chapter of Texas Hospitals

As we prepare to close the chapter of THA’s longest-standing print publication, take look back at the history of THA, Texas health care and the world around it through the lens of Texas Hospitals magazine.

In This Issue

Honoring a Career in Health Care: Q&A with Dr. John Hellerstedt

Ahead of his retirement as commissioner for the Texas Department of State Health Services, THA sat down with Dr. John Hellerstedt to discuss his career in health care and commitment to public service.