Texas Health Resources in Star-Telegram 12/20/2011
Texas Health Resources in Star-Telegram
The Star-Telegram reported Texas Health Resources’ selection as one of 32 organizations to participate in the federal Pioneer Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Model in its Dec. 20 editions. Texas Health will collaborate with North Texas Specialty Physicians to test the ACO model in Tarrant, Johnson and Parker counties. The model allows health care organizations to provide more coordinated care to beneficiaries at a lower cost to Medicare. Barclay Berdan, Texas Health senior executive vice president for system alignment and performance, was quoted.
Texas Health Dallas on WFAA-TV
Santiago Lorenzo, Ph.D., a researcher at the Institute for Exercise and Environmental Medicine at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, recently appeared on WFAA-TV (Ch. 8). Lorenzo spoke about the IEEM’s research into why some people who regularly exercise are still obese.
Texas Health Allen on NeighborsGo.com
NeighborsGo.com featured information on how Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen volunteers made stockings for babies born at the hospital during the holidays. The item featured a photo of a baby and a quote from Kathy Carothers, a volunteer who sewed the stockings.
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