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Breaking Ground

Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital breaks ground on new human performance …

Construction is underway on Memorial Hermann Sports Park – Katy, a new sports medicine and human performance facility on the campus of Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital. The facility is a collaboration b...

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Financial Perspectives

Balance waiting area amenities, patient comfort

BY REED TINSLEY, CPA, CVA, CFP, CHBC Every medical practice wants to feel as comfortable and relaxed as possible in its waiting area, right down to providing amenities that makes the space more appea...

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Hospital Headlines

Newly developed therapeutic shown to combat drug addiction

A new therapeutic may help reverse chemical imbalances made to the brain by habitual drug use and could one day help recovering drug addicts avoid future drug use. Researchers from The University of ...

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Integrative Medicine

Book Review: Anticancer Living by Lorenzo Cohen, Ph.D. and Allison Jef…

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 Texa...

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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 on the world. After taking the advice of ...

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Legal Affairs

When should employers require employment agreements?

BY MARY M. BEARDEN and ALLISON L. DAVIS, Brown & Fortunato, P.C. Many employers, including hospitals and clinics, use employment agreements for their executive teams. But, many times the remainin...

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Texas Hospital Assoc.

Texas hospitals support fair treatment of Texans with behavioral healt…

Special to Medical Journal – Houston BY TED SHAW, President/CEO, Texas Hospital Association Each year, one in five Texans experience a behavioral health condition like depression or anxiety. But, onl...

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Technology

How an old cookie factory is driving life science startup growth in Ho…

BY CHRISTINE HALL When most people think of the market here in Houston, they think of energy. But today, there is much more powering our local and regional economy than oil and gas. Houston is seein...

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Special Reports

Addiction: A renewed urgency for seeking and providing treatment

BY W. CLAY BROWN, M.D., ABAM, Medical Director, Memorial Hermann Prevention & Recovery Center Addiction is a brain disease that manifests itself physically, behaviorally, and socially, touching a...

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