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Texas Health Resources in Local Media
08/24/2012

Texas Health Resources in Local Media

Local print and broadcast media featured the opening of the Texas Health Ben Hogan Sports Medicine Concussion Centers, the region’s first outpatient clinics for the treatment and diagnosis of concussions. Stories about the clinics, located on the campuses of Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, quoted Dr. Damon Blueitt, medical director of the Texas Health Fort Worth clinic. They appeared in the Star-Telegram and on KXAS-TV (Ch. 5) and WFAA-TV (Ch. 8). Multiple stories on KRLD (1080 AM) featured Ken Locker, M.A., ATC, director of sports marketing for the Dallas clinic.

Texas Health Resources on D Healthcare Daily

D Healthcare Daily included Texas Health Resources facilities in a roundup of area health care construction projects. Featured projects involved Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Alliance, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth.

Texas Health Dallas on Nurse.com

A recent article on Nurse.com about men in nursing featured Cole Edmonson, D.N.P., R.N., FACHE, NEA-BC, chief nursing officer and vice president of patient care services at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. The article highlighted a national initiative aimed to boost male enrollment in U.S. nursing schools to 20 percent by 2020. Nationally, just 6.6 percent of RNs are male.

Texas Health Plano on NeighborsGo.com

NeighborsGo.com featured a story about Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano’s upcoming prostate screening event. Carinsa Gaston, oncology program manager, was quoted.

Texas Institute for Surgery on Local Newscasts

Dr. James Montgomery, orthopedic surgeon on the medical staff of Texas Institute for Surgery at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, was mentioned in stories on KDAF-TV (Ch. 33) and KXAS-TV (Ch. 5) about the website Friends in Kneed. The site provides a place for injured athletes who have sustained knee injuries to share what they are going through, ask questions, and gather support.

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