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Breaking Ground

Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital opens new Medication Therapy and W…

Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital recently opened a new Medication Therapy and Wellness Clinic to assist with the management of chronic diseases that require frequent medical intervention. “Not...

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Financial Perspectives

Financial health for your practice: some easy tips for physicians

May 2014 BY REED TINSLEY, CPA, CVA, CFP, CHBC The clinical practice of medicine leaves little time for the business side. Many physicians have trouble finding time to review vital financial...

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Hospital Headlines

CHI St. Luke’s Health–The Vintage Hospital named one of “The 20 Most B…

CHI St. Luke’s Health –The Vintage Hospital was named one of “The 20 Most Beautiful Hospitals in the United States” for 2014 by Soliant Health, a leading specialty healthcare staffing provider and...

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Integrative Medicine

Mindful Flying - Is Flying Healthy For You

July 2014 BY Victor S. Sierpina, MD, ABFM, ABIHM Director, Medical Student Education Program, WD and Laura Nell Nicholson Family Professor of Integrative Medicine, Professor, Family Medicine, Univ...

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Leadership Development

Nurse Spotlight: Anthony Bodnar

Growing up, Anthony Bodnar always knew he wanted to pursue a career that would make a difference in the lives of others as he was determined to leave his mark on the world. After taking the advice of ...

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Legal Affairs

OIG expresses suspension of arrangements between labs and physicians

July 2014 BY Mary M. Bearden and Elizabeth H. Jepson, Brown & Fortunato, P.C. On June 25, 2014, the Office of Inspector General (“OIG”) issued a Special Fraud Alert concerning compensation p...

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Texas Hospital Assoc.

The critical next step in achieving the goals of health care reform

July 2014 Special to Medical Journal – Houston By TED SHAW, president/CEO, Texas Hospital Association The dust has settled on the first open enrollment period of the Affordable Care Act. More...

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Technology

Mammography underused in breast cancer screening

July 2014 By Kathryn M. Lewis MD, Radiation Oncology A policy recommendation by a U.S. Public Health Service group is putting American women at risk and diminishing the opportunity for early...

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Special Reports

Senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz and Congressman Pete Sessions, joine…

Steven F. Hotze, M.D., Founder and CEO of Hotze Health & Wellness Center and President of Conservative Republicans of Texas (CRT), welcomes the filing of an amicus brief by U.S. Senators John Cor...

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