HCA North Texas and Medical Center of McKinney announced a contract renewal with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas that ensures BCBSTX members will continue to have access to high quality care at HCA North Texas’s 11 hospitals and 12 surgery centers throughout the North Texas area.
The contract, announced Thursday, includes BCBSTX’s PPO/POS (point-of-service), HMO and traditional indemnity plans.
HCA North Texas is one of the largest health systems in Texas and is responsible for more than one million patient encounters annually. Recently, seven HCA North Texas hospitals were named 2013 “Top Performers on Key Quality Measures” by The Joint Commission, the hospital industry’s primary accrediting body.
HCA North Texas Hospitals include Denton Regional Medical Center, Green Oaks Hospital, Las Colinas Medical Center, Medical Center of Lewisville, Medical Center Arlington, Medical Center of McKinney, Medical City Children’s Hospital, Medical City Dallas Hospital, North Hills Hospital, Plaza Medical Center and The Medical Center of Plano.
Story submitted by Sally Huggins, Medical Center of McKinney