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Description: Copy negative of The Alexander Sanitarium in Abilene, Texas. The image shows a horse-drawn ambulance and nurses posing outside of the institution. The advertisement reads "A private institution devoted to the care of medical and surgical, obstetrical and eye, ear nose and throat cases. Modern operating room. Graduate nurses and full electrical and x-ray equipment. - Nurses supplied to the profession on application - Ambulance service day or night."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Medicaid, the basics and beyond

Description: This pamphlet provides information about workshops devoted to informing "new providers" about Medicaid.
Date: 2013
Creator: Texas Medicaid & Healthcare Partnership
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Barbara Jordan: Building Bridges for Better Health, Keynote Address

Description: Text for a speech given by Barbara C. Jordan as the keynote speaker for the Building Bridges for Better Health conference in San Antonio, Texas. The speech is about the lack of healthcare for young women with children.
Date: March 12, 1991
Creator: Jordan, Barbara C.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Texas Southern University

82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 2610, Chapter 537

Description: Bill introduced by the Texas House of Representatives relating to facilitating access to certain public assistance benefits programs and healthcare providers and services through a community-based navigator program and through promotoras and community health workers.
Date: June 17, 2011
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

78th Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 1614, Chapter 569

Description: Bill introduced by the Texas House of Representatives relating to the reporting of medical errors and the establishment of a patient safety program in hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers, and mental hospitals; providing an administrative penalty.
Date: June 20, 2003
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

78th Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 3486, Chapter 321

Description: Bill introduced by the Texas House of Representatives relating to a health care facility's return of certain unused drugs to a pharmacy and to reimbursement or credit under the state's medical assistance program for returned drugs.
Date: June 2003
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Script: Tuberculosis airlift]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about tuberculosis patients being airlifted from Mission, Texas to San Antonio to receive treatment from the State Tuberculosis hospital.
Date: September 18, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Medical Costs]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story by reporter Jane Boone about the costs of home healthcare with a focus on patient Ina Atkins of Plano. The story aired at 6:00 P.M.
Date: December 16, 1985
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Home Health]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story by reporter Jane Boone about the benefits and costs of home health care. The story focuses on Gillian Meyers who was born prematurely. The story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: December 2, 1985
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Allergies (Part 3)]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story by Jane Boone about environmental allergies or multiple chemical sensitivity. The story focuses on patients in the Environmental Unit at the Northeast Community Hospital in Bedford, Texas including Melvin Massey of Seattle, Washington and Cindy Harmon. The story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: October 30, 1985
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Smoking]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about a new Dallas ordinance requiring restaurants and businesses to establish non-smoking sections. This footage includes testimony by anti-smoking advocates, business leaders, and Mayor Annette Strauss. The story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: December 4, 1985
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Stress]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story by reporter Jane Boone about managing Christmas shopping stress. Mary Jo Stolano of the Plano General Personal Stress Management Program provides tips for minimizing holiday stress. The story aired at 6:00 P.M.
Date: December 9, 1985
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Rehab Center]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story by Jane Boone about the expansion of the Dallas Rehabilitation Institute (DRI). Medical Director George Wharton is interviewed. The story aired at 5:00 P.M.
Date: December 3, 1985
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Massage]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story by reporter Regina Benjamin about the benefits of massage and licensing requirements. Masseuse Vera at Shelton's of Arlington is seen treating a customer, Margaret. The story aired 5:00 P.M.
Date: December 30, 1985
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: AIDS/ Lifestyle (Part 2)]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story by Bob Siegel about the AIDS crisis in the Dallas County gay community and the relationship between homophobia and the spread of the disease. The story includes interviews with a physician and patients Billy Burton and Howie Dare. The story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: November 12, 1985
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections