Join The Discussion

 

Group buys former Armour meatpacking site in Stockyards

The 16.8-acre site of the historic, former Armour meatpacking plant in Fort Worth’s Stockyards has changed hands, and its new owners aren’t saying anything about their plans. Chesapeake Land Development Co., which bought the site

read more >

Hulen Pointe Shopping Center sold

Hulen Pointe Shopping Center, located in southwest Fort Worth on South Hulen Street one mile south of Hulen Mall, has been purchased by Addison-based Bo Avery with TriMarsh Properties for an undisclosed price.

read more >

Dallas-Fort Worth in top five commercial real estate markets in 2015

According to the Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2015 report, just co-published by PwC US and the Urban Land Institute (ULI), Dallas-Fort Worth ranks No. 5, with two other Texas cities, Houston and Austin ranking at No. 1 and 2 respectively. San Francisco ranks No. 3 and Denver No. 4.

read more >

Social House Fort Worth plans to open mid-November

Social House has leased 5,045 square feet at 2801-2873 W Seventh St. in Fort Worth, according to Xceligent Inc.

read more >

Fort Worth temporarily stops issuing new home permits in TCU area

The moratorium will give a committee and the City Council time to review a proposed overlay that will pare the number of permissible unrelated adults living in the same house.

read more >

Tenet launches MedPost

A. Lee Graham

Reporter

Tenet Healthcare Corp. of Dallas has announced MedPost Urgent Care, a newly launched urgent care service providing patients a new health-care alternative.

The centers are part of a growing national network of walk-in urgent care facilities open seven days a week, with extended hours, to care for residents in their communities.

“Health care consumers across the United States expect convenient and timely access to quality care for their immediate concerns,” said Kyle Burtnett, senior vice president, outpatient services, at Tenet, commenting in a news release.

“Urgent care centers fill that gap, and MedPost is there to meet consumers’ needs,” Burtnett said.

Twenty three MedPost centers current operate in Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee and Texas. Numberse are expected to double by the end of 2014, the company said.

Staffing the centers are physician specialists in primary care, internal medicine and emergency medicine, as well as nurse practitioners and other health professionals. The facilities are equipped with imaging and laboratory services.

“Our goal is to be the gold standard for urgent care in the markets we serve, providing the right type of care at the right time, in a convenient and compassionate way,” said Alan Cason, chief executive officer of MedPost and vice president, outpatient services, at Tenet.

MedPost Urgent Care centers are among Tenet’s 190 outpatient facilities, which include diagnostic imaging centers, ambulatory surgery centers and freestanding emergency departments.

Tenet Healthcare Corp., through its subsidiaries, operates 77 hospitals, 190 outpatient centers and Conifer Health Solutions, which provides business process solutions for health care providers serving more than 700 hospital and other clients nationwide. More information is available at www.tenethealth.com.

lgraham@bizpress.net

 

< back

Email   email
hide
Ebola
How worried are you about Ebola spreading?