Mansfield Methodist hospital now part of Mayo Clinic network

| |Thursday, Sep. 11, 2014

The Methodist Health System, which owns the Methodist Mansfield Medical Center and three Dallas-area hospitals, is the first healthcare organization in Texas to join the Mayo Clinic’s digital network.

Baylor, Aetna offer accountable care

| |Thursday, Sep. 04, 2014

A new accountable-care collaboration links the insurer and doctors on the cost of care.

Tarrant, Dallas officials take different approaches to Chikungunya

| |Wednesday, Sep. 03, 2014

While several DFW travelers became sick after traveling in the Caribbean, officials say nothing indicates that the mosquito-borne virus has spread locally.

North Richland Hills family will remember beloved brother, uncle in suicide walk

| |Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

The fourth annual Run for Life! is Sept. 6 at Trinity Park in Fort Worth.

Fort Worth to reward nonsmokers with insurance discounts

| |Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

The smoking-cessation efforts are one of several strategies by the city to control healthcare costs.

Alliance hospital uses tablets to assist in patient care

| |Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Alliance says it is the first in the country to implement patient services tablet technology.

First Chikungunya case reported in Tarrant County

| |Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

The Mansfield resident diagnosed with Chikungunya recently traveled to the Caribbean, a hotbed for the mosquito-transmitted virus.

Texas Health Arlington Memorial unveils mental health wing

| |Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014

The new 35-bed unit opens just as comic actor Robin Williams’ death puts depression, addiction and suicide in the headlines.

CDC on high alert for Ebola

| |Thursday, Aug. 07, 2014

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention placed their emergency operations center in Atlanta on the highest response level Wednesday because of the worsening Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

No West Nile-positive mosquitoes found in Crowley, officials say

|Thursday, Aug. 07, 2014

Special test of mosquitoes near the home of a Crowley resident who contracted the disease found no West Nile, officials say.