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Breaking Ground

Memorial Hermann to build new, state-of-the-art, 80-bed hospital in Cy…

Memorial Hermann Health System is set to expand its world-class, clinically-integrated, patient-centered care to the Cypress area, unveiling plans recently to build a major medical campus – the ce...

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Financial Perspectives

The impact of taxes on your retirement savings

October 2014 BY REED TINSLEY, CPA, CVA, CFP, CHBC Retirement savings have such a huge impact on future lives, yet most people spend more time planning a vacation than they spend planning fo...

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Hospital Headlines

ExxonMobil donates $18 million to world-renowned Houston health instit…

Grants made to The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Texas Heart Institute and Texas Children’s Hospital Contributions to fund new medical research, prevention programs and patient...

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Integrative Medicine

Integrative bariatric surgery

October 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 Medi...

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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

Update on CMS settlement offer with hospitals to resolve inpatient sta…

October 2014 BY Mary M. Bearden and Lisa K. Smith, Brown & Fortunato, P.C. The October 31, 2014 deadline is quickly approaching for hospitals that want to take advantage of the settlement o...

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Texas Hospital Assoc.

Telling the policy story

October 2014 Special to Medical Journal – Houston By TED SHAW, President/CEO, Texas Hospital Association We hear plenty about health literacy in the delivery of patient care. As health car...

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Technology

Minimally invasive cardiovascular surgery

Minimally invasive cardiovascular surgery (MICS) is a rather broad term used to describe a cardiovascular procedure that, in theory, minimizes the surgical trauma to an individual patient. At the ...

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Special Reports

Is Your Network Infrastructure Ready?

By Shomari Williams. Associate Director, Business Sales, Verizon Wireless Natural disasters can happen, anywhere, anytime and often with little warning. Whether it’s a hurricane from the Gulf Coast, ...

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