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2016

Texas Health Rockwall Receives Green Light to Expand

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall is excited to announce that the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare (CMS) approved the hospital’s request to expand. Texas Health Rockwall is owned by Texas Health Resources and physicians dedicated to our community. As a physician-owned hospital, it could not expand without approval from CMS.... Read More >>

Latest Hospital Safety Grade Reveals Texas Health Rockwall as a High Achiever

Latest Hospital Safety Grade Reveals Texas Health Rockwall as a High Achiever
Texas Health Rockwall Earns All A’s Since 2013 Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall has once again earned an “A” in patient safety by The Leapfrog Group. The hospital has been awarded Straight “A’s” since 2013 and is one of only 113 hospitals to attain this... Read More >>

Texas Health Rockwall Ranked A Best Place to Work in Healthcare

Texas Health Rockwall Ranked A Best Place to Work in Healthcare
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall was awarded a spot on Modern Healthcare’s list of “Best Places to Work in Healthcare”. The annual list, recognizing the top healthcare employers, includes hospitals, medical suppliers, insurers and other healthcare related entities. Texas Health Rockwall has been named to the list five... Read More >>

Continued Commitment to Breastfeeding Education

Continued Commitment to Breastfeeding Education
Confirming its commitment to breastfeeding as the preferred method of feeding for newborns and infants, Texas Health Rockwall earned re-designation to the Texas Ten Step Program. The hospital, also named a Mother Friendly Worksite, offers a full range of classes and support options for the breastfeeding mom. Being a... Read More >>

Texas Health Rockwall Named a Best Place to Work

Texas Health Rockwall Named a Best Place to Work
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall has been selected by Modern Healthcare as one of the 2016 Best Places to Work in Healthcare. The hospital has been named on the prestigious list five times since opening eight years ago. “Health care is growing increasingly challenging but our staff’s dedication to... Read More >>

Stroke: Time Matters

Stroke: Time Matters
All too often people believe that a stroke is something that only happens to older people; however, stroke can strike any age. For this reason the importance of knowing the signs and symptoms cannot be overstated. The acronym FAST will help you remember, and notice, signs that someone... Read More >>

Patient Safety Gets an “A” at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall

Patient Safety Gets an “A” at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall
New Hospital Safety Scores, which assign A, B, C, D and F letter grades to hospitals nationwide and provide the most complete picture of patient safety in the U.S. health care system, were announced today by The Leapfrog Group, a national patient safety watchdog. Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall was... Read More >>

Is it Urgent or Emergent?

Is it Urgent or Emergent?
Rockwall residents and those in surrounding areas always seem to be on the go - rushing from one activity to another. It can be fun but at any time your day can turn chaotic at a moment’s notice. And sometimes that chaos turns into a critical need for... Read More >>

Unveiling the Latest in Advanced Robotic Surgery

Unveiling the Latest in Advanced Robotic Surgery
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall is excited to introduce the latest robotic surgical technology - the da Vinci Xi! Known as a leader in minimally invasive surgery, the newest da Vinci can be used for a number of minimally invasive surgical procedures particularly in the areas of gynecology, urology,... Read More >>

MRI with Anesthesia: Offering Comfort and Safety

MRI with Anesthesia: Offering Comfort and Safety
If you have had an MRI you know it can be a stressful experience, especially for those who feel uncomfortable in tight spaces. That experience can be compounded by tension and uncertainty related to a medical diagnosis. The good news is that a new process is available right... Read More >>

2015

Texas Health Rockwall Named Amongst Best Places to Work in Healthcare

On October 14, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall was awarded 46th place overall, and 20th place in the provider category, on Modern Healthcare's "Best Places to Work in Healthcare". Several hospital staff members accompanied Cindy Paris, Texas Health Rockwall President, and Candy Stewart, acting Director of Human Resources, for... Read More >>

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall Named One of Modern Healthcare's Best Places to Work in Healthcare

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall has been included on Modern Healthcare magazine's list of "Best Places to Work in Healthcare". The annual list, which recognizes 100 outstanding healthcare employers, includes hospitals, medical suppliers, insurers and other healthcare related entities."We are most honored that our staff has once... Read More >>

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall and JER Chilton YMCA Dedicate New Community Room

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall and the JER Chilton YMCA at Rockwall celebrated the official naming of the YMCA's new community room on September 22. The Texas Health Rockwall Community Room, added during the Y's recent renovations and expansion, is a result of an ongoing partnership between... Read More >>

Texas Health Rockwall and Children's Health Partner to Offer Pediatric Emergency Care in Rockwall County

Virtual pediatric emergency consultations provided by Children's Health. Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall is excited to join the Children's Health telemedicine network, offering an added layer of expertise for the community's youngest patients. Through this innovative program, the on-site Texas Health Rockwall medical treatment team will... Read More >>

Texas Health Rockwall Debuts Latest Technology in Detection of Breast Cancer

Rockwall Women's Imaging &amp; Breast Center is one of the first in the DFW area to offer 3D Total Breast Ultrasound. As a leading healthcare provider, the Rockwall Women's Imaging &amp; Breast Center at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall is pleased to offer 3D Total Breast... Read More >>

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall Recognized by Premier, Inc. for Providing Outstanding Patient Care

Premier, Inc. has recognized Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall as a finalist for the QUEST® Award for High-value Healthcare in providing outstanding patient care. Nationally, out of over 300 hospitals considered for the award, Texas Health Rockwall was one of seven to be named finalists. To be recognized as a... Read More >>

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall Earns an "A" Ten Grading Periods in a Row

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall once again earned an "A" Hospital Safety Score by The Leapfrog Group. Texas Health Rockwall has received an "A" in each of the grading periods for the last five years. The Leapfrog Group assigns U.S. hospitals grades ranging from A to F... Read More >>

DFW Great 100' List Includes Nurse from Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall

The annual list of the Metroplex's best nurses is out, and a nurse from Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall is honored among the region's Great 100 Nurses. Director of Surgery, Dale Gibson, B.S.N., R.N., CNOR, was nominated by his peers and selected by DFW's Great 100 panel... Read More >>

2014

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall Earns "A" Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall earned an A grade for patient safety, according to the latest Hospital Safety Scores from The Leapfrog Group. The organization used publicly available quality and safety measures, as well as leadership commitment to creating a safe environment for patients, to come up... Read More >>

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall Receives 2014 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award for Achieving 95th Percentile in Physician Engagement

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall is proud to announce it has been named a 2014 Guardian of Excellence Award winner by Press Ganey Associates, Inc. The Guardian of Excellence Award recognizes top-performing facilities that consistently achieved the 95th percentile of performance in physician engagement. Press Ganey is... Read More >>

Diagnostic Sleep Center Opens in Rockwall

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall expands healthcare offerings by adding a sleep center in Rockwall County. Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall announces the opening of their new sleep center on October 1, 2014. Sleep Specialties of Rockwall, located at 2265 North Lakeshore Drive next door to the North Rockwall... Read More >>

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall Expands Wound Care Services

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall announces expanded services for wound care. The Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine, located at 3142 Horizon Road #206, in Rockwall is now open and treating patients. With approximately 6.5 million people suffering chronic wounds in the United States the need... Read More >>

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall Named Recipient of Healthgrades Patient Safety Award

Healthgrades, a national company that compiles healthcare quality and safety ratings, recently released their list of top performers in patient safety. Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall is pleased to announce, for the second year in a row, that they are included as a Patient Safety Excellence Award... Read More >>

Texas Health Rockwall Supports National Heat Awareness Day

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall plans to collaborate with Ray Ray's Pledge, KidsandCars.org, Safe Kids Worldwide, Jan Null, Child Care Aware of America, National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition (HMHB) and Pediatric Safety to show support for National Heat Awareness Day on Friday, May 23.The group effort... Read More >>

Texas Health Rockwall Earns Top Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall has, once again, earned an "A" grade for patient safety, according to the latest Hospital Safety Scores from The Leapfrog Group. The organization, a national watchdog on the quality and safety of hospital care, used publicly available quality and safety measures, as... Read More >>

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall Named One of the Nation's 100 Top Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall has been named one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals® by Truven Health AnalyticsTM, a leading provider of information and solutions to improve the cost and quality of healthcare. The Truven Health 100 Top Hospitals® study identifies hospitals and leadership teams that provide the... Read More >>

Texas Health Presbyterian Rockwall Educates Public on Colon Cancer Awareness

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall reminds area residents that March is Colon Cancer Awareness month. Recognizing the importance of education on this topic the hospital developed an initiative to help reduce the stigma or fear associated with this disease.The hospital campaign, Rid Rockwall of Colon Cancer, urges... Read More >>