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Valerie Reddell

Blue Cross, CommonSpirit reach new agreement

Hometown hospitals again accept HMO/PPO plans for care BlueCross BlueShield of Texas (BCBSTX) announced that an agreement had been reached with CommonSpirit Health to include several of its healthcare plans at the […]

COVID hospitalizations force Polk County to reduce business occupancy beginning Friday

Due to the high number of COVID-19 patients requiring hospital treatment, Polk County businesses will have to scale back the number of workers and customers allowed to occupy their premises at a time. All bars will be required to close and all elective medical procedures are cancelled until the number of hospital patients remains below the levels established in Gov. Greg Abbott’s order for seven days.