Parkland Health & Hospital System first opened its doors in 1894 and is now one of the largest public hospital systems in the country. The hospital averages more than 1 million patient visits annually. Services include a Level I Trauma Center, the second largest civilian burn center in the U.S. and a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. The system also includes 20 community-based clinics, including primary care and women’s clinics, 12 school-based clinics and numerous outreach and education programs. Parkland is the primary teaching hospital for the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.
Compassionate patient care and advanced medical thinking go hand-in-hand at UT Southwestern Medical Center, one of the world’s top academic medical centers. We treat 80 specialties, several of which are ranked among the nation’s best by U.S. News & World Report. Although we’re currently unable to have in-person campus tours, check out our virtual tour video that highlights our facilities.
UT Southwestern Medical Center faculty see and care for young patients at Children’s Health, our primary pediatrics clinical partner. The 7th largest pediatrics hospital in the nation, Children’s Health is a multispecialty inpatient and outpatient facility that is equipped with state-of-the-art resources. There are also 10 satellite outpatient sites throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Combined, the hospitals serve children through more than 570,000 patient visits each year in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty programs. Patient care ranges from simple eye exams to specialized treatment in areas such as heart disease, hematology/oncology, and cystic fibrosis. In addition, Children’s Health is a major pediatric kidney, liver, heart, and bone marrow transplant center.
VA North Texas Health Care System is a progressive health care provider in the heart of Texas that covers 38 counties in Texas and two in southern Oklahoma. Accredited by The Joint Commission, this 1A complexity level facility is the second largest VA health care system in the country, serving more than 129,000 Veterans with 1.4 million outpatient episodes of care in FY 17. With headquarters in Dallas, other facilities are located in Bonham, Fort Worth, Tyler and Plano as well as five community based outpatient clinics.
From high quality medical services to nationally renowned medical education and residency programs, Methodist Dallas Medical Center is a leading healthcare resource in North Texas. Our hospital features private rooms, 556 beds, and more than 250 highly skilled physicians. Time and again we have been recognized for our high standards of care for heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, stroke, and other medical issues that require expert-level treatment.