The merger of the three hospital systems created a health care organization that cares for more patients in the North Texas than any other
ARLINGTON, Texas, August 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Texas Health Resources celebrates its 25th anniversaryth anniversary this month, commemorating the merger of three hospital systems – Presbyterian Health Care Resources, Harris Methodist Health System and Arlington Memorial Hospital.
As the market share leader, more North Texans choose Texas Health for their acute care needs than any other health system in the area. This translates into more than 600,000 babies born, over 2 million surgeries performed, more than 16 million emergency department visits and, most recently during the COVID-19 pandemic, more than 314,000 vaccinations given.
“When we joined 25 years ago, our goal was to combine the strength of our hospitals to form a sustainable regional health care system for generations to come,” said Barclay Berdan, FACHE, CEO, Texas Health Resources. “Texas Health could not have achieved this impact without the dedication of the organization’s employees and volunteers and the physicians on the medical staff.”
With nearly 400 locations and a commitment to providing new and innovative care models, including virtual and home care, the system provides access to care when and where patients need it.
Texas Health has received numerous recognitions for its workplace culture. The health system is ranked in wealth magazine’s list of the 100 best companies to work for since 2014 and has been ranked for seven years in wealthList of the best jobs in health #1.
“While we know the past two years have been challenging in healthcare, the industry is on the cusp of an exciting, consumer-centric evolution,” said Winjie Miao, senior executive vice president and COO of Texas Health Resources. “I’m excited to see what the next 25 years hold for the health and well-being of the North Texans we serve.”
About Texas Health Resources:
Texas Health Resources is a faith-based, not-for-profit health system that cares for more patients in the North Texas than any other provider. With a service area consisting of 16 counties and more than 7 million people, the system is committed to providing quality, coordinated care through Texas Health Physician Group and 29 hospital locations. The system has more than 4,100 licensed hospital beds, 6,400 physicians with active staff privileges and more than 26,000 employees.
SOURCE Texas Health Resources