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Breaking Ground

Texas Children’s Hospital Engages FKP for expansion: Planning underway…

In collaboration with Texas Children’s Hospital, FKP Architects announced a major expansion that will focus on bringing access to more critically ill patients. The hospital is embarking on a $506 mill...

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Financial Perspectives

Tactics to improve patient retention in your medical practice

May 2015 By Reed Tinsley, CPA, CVA, CFP, CHBC Attracting new patients to your practice is one thing, but keeping them can be an entirely different issue. The days when you got to treat all membe...

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Hospital Headlines

Memorial Hermann Wound Care opens at Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospit…

May 2015     Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital recently announced the opening of Memorial Hermann Wound Care, an outpatient center offering state-of-the-art wound care treatment opt...

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Integrative Medicine

What is a health and wellness coach?

May 2015 BY Victor S. Sierpina, MD, ABFM, ABIHM, Director, Medical Student Education Program, WD and Laura Nell Nicholson Family Professor of Integrative Medicine, Professor, Family Medic...

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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

Covenants not to compete

May 2015 By Mark Phelps, Esq., Armstrong & Associates Hospitals continue to recruit primary care as well as specialist doctors for salaried positions in record numbers. A properly ...

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Texas Hospital Assoc.

Texas needs a strong trauma care system

May 2015 Special to Medical Journal – Houston By TED SHAW, President/CEO, Texas Hospital Association In April 2013, an ammonium nitrate explosion occurred at the West Fertilizer Comp...

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Technology

The buzz of IASTM in rehabilitative healthcare

January 2015 By Paul Smith, PT, ATC, LAT Director of Physical Therapy, Apollo Hospital Systems An efficient and effective technique for identifying and treating soft tissue dysfunction is gain...

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Special Reports

Nurses as knowledge workers

May 2015 By Barbara Bonificio, MS, RN -BC, UTMB Health Director of Nursing Excellence, Director of Patient Care Services, and Assistant Chief Nursing Office Each year Nurses Week celebrates the ...

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