Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Kaufman was named one of the nation’s top performers in two key quality measures by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditation agency of health care organizations in the United States. A story about the prestigious honor was in The Kaufman Herald. Texas Health Kaufman was recognized for evidence-based clinical processes that improve outcomes for patients with pneumonia and those undergoing surgery. Less than 15 percent of U.S. hospitals achieved the honor. Patsy Youngs, president of Texas Health Kaufman, and Dr. Mark Sij, Texas Health Kaufman’s chief quality officer, were quoted.
Texas Institute for Surgery in Dallas Medical Journal
The October issue of the Dallas Medical Journal magazine featured Dr. Ford Albritton, IV, a physician on the medical staff of Texas Institute for Surgery and TIS board chairman. The profile examined his life journey in medicine and the otolaryngology specialty, community service as a Project Access Volunteer, hobbies and third-generation Texas A&M University family background.
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