State Senator Receives Excellence in Public Service Award From Texas Health Resources
07/19/2012

PLANO, Texas — Texas Health Resources recently presented State Sen. Florence Shapiro the 2012 Excellence in Public Service Award. The award was presented at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano.

State Senator Receives Excellence in Public Service Award From Texas Health Resources
Texas Health Plano president Mike Evans (left), Sen. Florence Shapiro, Texas Health CEO Doug Hawthorne and Texas Health Plano board chairman Ken Jarvis.

“Florence illustrates transformational leadership because she has always demanded effective, accountable, capable and responsive government for the well-being and prosperity of the communities we serve,” Texas Health Resources CEO Doug Hawthorne said. “I am confident that Florence’s career of public service provides a model for other lawmakers and her presence inspires generations of young civic leaders to participate in the future of Texas. We thank her for her service.”

About Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano is a 368-bed acute care hospital and recognized clinical program leader, providing technologically advanced care to Plano and surrounding areas since 1991. The hospital’s services include orthopedics, cardiovascular services, oncology, pediatrics and women’s services. An affiliate of the faith-based, nonprofit Texas Health Resources system, Texas Health Plano has more than 1,600 employees and 1,200 physicians on the medical staff. For more information, call 1-877-THR-WELL or visit TexasHealth.org/Plano.

About Texas Health Resources
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health systems in the United States. The health system includes 24 acute care and short-stay hospitals that are owned, operated, joint-ventured or affiliated with Texas Health Resources. It includes the Texas Health Presbyterian, Texas Health Arlington Memorial and Texas Health Harris Methodist hospitals, a large physician group, outpatient facilities, and home health, preventive and fitness services, and an organization for medical research and education.

For more information about Texas Health Resources, call 1-877-THR-WELL, or visit TexasHealth.org.