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New Houston Methodist Emergency Care Center opens July 15 in Missouri …

Missouri City residents will soon have convenient access to Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital’s leading emergency care capabilities. The new state-of-the-art Houston Methodist Emergency Care Center opens July 15 in the heart of Missouri City, at...

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Financial Perspectives

Financial health for your practice: some easy tips for physicians

May 2014 BY REED TINSLEY, CPA, CVA, CFP, CHBC The clinical practice of medicine leaves little time for the business side. Many physicians have trouble finding time to review vital financial details. In a solo practice, the physician...

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Hospital Headlines

Texas Children’s Hospital leads the way in introducing proposed progra…

College of Medicine are excited to announce their partnership with the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) for Children Program of Texas, who, through working with these, as well as other hospitals and organizations throughout the state,...

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Integrative Medicine

Integrative Men’s Health

June 2014 BY Victor S. Sierpina, MD, ABFM, ABIHM Director, Medical Student Education Program, WD and Laura Nell Nicholson Family Professor of Integrative Medicine, Professor, Family Medicine University of Texas Distinguished Teaching...

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Leadership Development

Nurse Spotlight: Anthony Bodnar

Growing up, Anthony Bodnar always knew he wanted to pursue a career that would make a difference in the lives of others as he was determined to leave his mark...

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Legal Affairs

CMS issues final rule streamlining Medicare regulatory requirements fo…

June 2014 BY Mary M. Bearden and Elizabeth H. Jepson, Brown & Fortunato , P.C. On May 12, 2014, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published a final rule in the Federal Register intended to promote...

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Texas Hospital Assoc.

Time for Texas to lead on coverage

June 2014 Special to Medical Journal – Houston By TED SHAW, president/CEO, Texas Hospital Association As Texans, we pride ourselves on being leaders, particularly on economic indicators. The state leads the nation in job growth....

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Technology

Artificial Pancreas Treatment – the new frontier in diabetes, not just…

Houston is the first city in Texas to offer the Artificial Pancreas Treatment (APT). For the first time, the complications of diabetes, such as nephropathy and neuropathy, can be halted and even reversed, hypertension normalized,...

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Special Reports

Senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz and Congressman Pete Sessions, joine…

Steven F. Hotze, M.D., Founder and CEO of Hotze Health & Wellness Center and President of Conservative Republicans of Texas (CRT), welcomes the filing of an amicus brief by U.S. Senators John Cornyn and Ted...

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