After a three year delay, the Physician Specialty Center at 1900 North Loop West between Ella and T.C. Jester is open for business, or at least a portion of it is. There are offices open on the first through fifth floors of the six story building with additional office space still being constructed on the […]
For The Leader Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital Melody Dickerson chose nursing as a career in high school, after being hospitalized following a car accident. Today, she’s a master’s-degreed registered nurse, a certified professional in healthcare quality and Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) at Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital. “After my accident I realized I had a calling […]
Below are the list of inspections completed by the City of Houston from Nov. 24 to Dec. 9. More information and complete listings can be found online at the Digital Health Department’s homepage at houston.tx.gegov.com/media/search.cfm 77007 Golden Hynan 1801 Durham Change of Ownership Inspection (Dec. 3) Violation 20-21.23(a): Wall/Ceiling not maintained in good […]
Janet Slocum loves a challenge. Currently working in MD Anderson’s new Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Institute for Personalized Cancer Therapy, she readily touts the advantages to the new thoughts behind looking at mutations, genes, and one’s own body science to personalize cancer therapy. But before MD Anderson there was St. Luke’s and before […]
While I agree wholeheartedly with Senate Bill 149, coauthored by Sen. Jane Nelson, which seeks increased transparency in the actions of the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas, I feared the women we serve could be lost in the shuffle.