• September 19, 2019

Odessa American: Ector County Hospital District

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Ector County Hospital District

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Organization looks to honor area nurses

Sharon Cannon says a story about a cup of coffee is all it takes to let people know how important nurses are to the general public.

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Hindu community fundraising for Odessa shooting victims

In a matter of days, the Hindu Association of West Texas has internally raised tens of thousands of dollars for Odessa shooting victims and their families.

6:18 pm | See more

Tippin named MCHS President, Chief Executive Officer

The Ector County Hospital District’s Board of Directors named Russell Tippin as Medical Center Health System President and Chief Executive Officer, a press release detailed.

6:58 pm | See more

FOI doesn’t explain Green’s MCH exit

Some expense reports for former Medical Center Health System employee Tracy Green were recently released following a Texas Attorney General ruling that the records are public.

10:51 am | See more

AG: Some MCHS info requested is public

The Texas Attorney General’s Office stated in a recent letter that some of the information requested from Medical Center Health System in April is public information including a separation agreement that paid a former employee more than $30,000.

5:41 pm | See more

Cerner to manage MCHS revenue cycle operations

Ector County Hospital District board members approved a new agreement with Cerner in which the company will take over Medical Center Hospital’s revenue cycle operations.

4:32 pm | See more

MCH to be designated level III trauma center

A press release issued by Medical Center Hospital Monday afternoon stated MCH would be designated a level III trauma center starting Aug. 1, a demotion from their current level II status. 

2:00 pm | See more

MCHS CFO appointed interim CEO

The Ector County Hospital District Board of Directors announced Friday that Medical Center Health System’s Chief Financial Officer Robert Abernethy has been appointed interim Chief Executive Officer.

1:35 pm | See more

Hospital hires Austin firm to fight FOI’s

One of Medical Center Health System’s vice president’s is no longer at the hospital, but whether she quit or was fired, no one will say.

1:05 pm | See more


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