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News & Updates2024-01-18T16:59:13-06:00

Midland Memorial Hospital Achieves Level 2 Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation

Midland Memorial Hospital has achieved Level 2 Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation (GEDA) from the American College of Emergency Physicians recognizing its outstanding care for older adults. With the Level 2 designation, the THOT member hospital is [...]

May 29, 2024|Member News|

Strategies for Supporting the Nurse Workforce: Results From a National Survey How Parkland Health Puts These Strategies Into Action

A recent national survey of nurses identified three key opportunities for hospitals to support their nurse workforce amid national shortages and increased burnout, and Parkland Health was pleased to see the research validating its years-long approach [...]

May 6, 2024|General News, Member News|

Teaching Hospitals of Texas Applauds Governor Abbott’s Direction to THECB to Create Task Force Focused on Healthcare Workforce Shortages

With direction from Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board’s Commissioner Keller will create a new task force to address healthcare workforce shortages. A report to the governor is due by Oct. 1. In [...]

April 19, 2024|General News, public health|

Nurse Leaders From THOT Member Hospitals Appointed to State Advisory Committee on Nursing Workforce Shortage

Nurse leaders from the University of Texas at Tyler and Harris Health System are newly appointed to serve on the committee for the Professional Nursing Shortage Reduction Program at the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. Dr. [...]

April 10, 2024|Member News|

Doctors’ Day 2024: Celebrating & Recognizing Our Dedicated Physicians

March 30 is Doctors’ Day, a day to celebrate and recognize the incredible physicians caring for families and communities across Texas and the entire country. Doctors’ Day is also a great opportunity to recognize doctors’ many [...]

March 30, 2024|General News|

THOT Members Listed Among Top 100 Workplaces in 2024 by USA Today

THOT members Children’s Health and University Health were listed as top 100 workplaces in the U.S. in USA Today’s latest employee survey.  Children’s Health claimed the 13th spot in the 2,500+ employees category, the highest ranked [...]

March 27, 2024|General News, Member News|

UT Tyler School of Medicine Researchers Awarded $8.6 Million in Federal Grants

  Four researchers working at the University of Texas at Tyler School of Medicine were awarded a combined $8.6 million in highly competitive research grants from the National Institutes of Health. THOT-member The University of Texas [...]

March 14, 2024|Member News|
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