HEALTH CARE EDITION
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Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – McKinney opened its doors in 2012 to welcome its very rst patient. Since then, the fully-accredited, not-for-prot hospital has continued to grow and expand to better serve the residents of McKinney and surrounding communities. We oer personalized care and advanced technology on a beautiful campus with many amenities and all private rooms. Services include emergency care, orthopedics, cancer care, neurosciences, surgical services, primary care, and women’s services, including a Level III Maternal Care Center and Level III Neonatal ICU with private suites. Our care has earned numerous awards and accreditations, including Magnet® recognition for nursing excellence, accreditation and Outstanding Achievement Award by the Commission on Cancer, and state designation as an Advanced Level III Trauma Facility. The hospital is also certied for Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design by the US Green Building Council. For more information or to nd a physician, visit BSWHealth.com/McKinney.
Buchanan Orthodontics Dr. Jennifer Buchanan began her orthodontic practice in 1996 and has been creating winning smiles and supporting the community ever since. She and her team are committed to the latest orthodontic technology that require no expanders, no extractions, no jaw surgery, and no headgear. Dr. Buchanan’s sense of compassion reaches out beyond her oce into her community. Dr. Buchanan is the founder of Smiles Charity, which raises funds to provide mortgage-free homes for wounded veterans. In 2014, she started Shoes for Smiles that has awarded over 800 pairs of new athletic shoes to start the school year for Collin County Boys and Girls Club students: while recycling 35,000 pounds of pre owned clothing and shoes. Please call Dr. Buchanan’s oce at 972-542-4412 to schedule a complimentary consultation or visit her website at mckinneybraces.com.
HEALTH CARE SNAPSHOT
Local health care data and information
COMPILED BY MIRANDA JAIMES
COMPARING COUNTY HEALTH
TRACKING VACCINATIONS COVID-19 vaccines have been available since January 2021. Data is up to date as of May 23. PERCENTAGE OF RESIDENTS AGE 5+ FULLY VACCINATED
These rankings of all counties statewide are updated annually but include data from previous years. The factors listed are not comprehensive.
HEALTH OUTCOMES INCLUDE:
• LENGTH OF LIFE • QUALITY OF LIFE , such as the number of poor mental and physical health days reported
17,672,479 65.53% State average NOTE: THE STATE DEFINES "FULLY VACCINATED" AS TWO DOSES OF PFIZERMODERNA VACCINES OR ONE DOSE OF THE JANSSEN VACCINE. HEALTH CARE EMPLOYMENT TRENDS HEALTH CARE AND SOCIAL ASSISTANCE INDUSTRY EMPLOYMENT After a dip in 2020 from the pandemic, the health care industry is rebounding.
2022 STATEWIDE HEALTH CARE RANKINGS OUT OF 244 COUNTIES
HEALTH FACTORS INCLUDE:
• HEALTHBEHAVIORS , such as smoking, obesity, physical activity, excessive drinking, alcohol-impaired driving deaths, sexually transmitted infections and teen births • CLINICALCARE , including health insurance coverage; number of physicians, dentists and mental health providers; preventable hospital stays; and u vaccinations • SOCIOECONOMICFACTORS , such as educational attainment levels, children in poverty, income inequality and violent crimes • PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT FACTORS , such as air pollution, drinking water violations, housing problems and long commutes
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Length of life Overall Quality of life
2-year change -2.2%
Socioeconomic Physical environment Clinical care
SOURCES: ROBERT WOOD JOHNSON FOUNDATION, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN POPULATION HEALTH INSTITUTE, COUNTYHEALTHRANKINGS.ORG, U.S. BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS, TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF STATE HEALTH SERVICESCOMMUNITY IMPACT NEWSPAPER
MCKINNEY EDITION • JUNE 2022
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