The Collective Impact of the Texas Quality Initiative

  • Empower, support and catalyze healthcare leaders
  • Research, share and implement best practices
  • Improve the quality of cardiovascular care to our community of patients


Research Requests

Data Requests

TQI data is available for research and quality improvement initiatives. If you would like more information, please contact Dr. Judy Bezanson at jbezanson@dfwhcfoundation.org

TQI Leaders

TQI Advisory Board
Baron Hamman, MD – THR
Michael Jessen, MD – UTSW


Valerie Craig, RN – MHS
James Edgerton, MD – BSWH
Jose Escobar, MD – THR
Morley Herbert, PhD – HCA
Michael Mack, MD – BSWH
Dan Meyer, MD – MHS
Syma Prince – TRDMN
Steves Ring, MD – UTSW
Scott Robins, MD – HCA
Nancy Vish, PhD – BSWH
Deborah Bricker, RN – THR
Eleanor Huff, RN – BSWH

TQI Quality & Research Committee
James Edgerton, MD–BSWH
Steves Ring, MD–UTSW


Stephanie Clifton – THR
Jose Escobar, MD – THR
Morley Herbert, PhD – HCA
Baron Hamman, MD – THR– TQI Advisory Co-Chair
Syma Prince, RN – HCA
Jessica Pruszynski, PhD – UTSW
Scott Robins, MD – HCA


TQI Partner Hospitals

Baylor Scott & White
Baylor Scott & White- All Saints
Baylor Scott & White- Garland
Baylor Scott & White- Grapevine
Baylor Jack & Jane Hamilton Heart & Vascular Hospital
Baylor Scott & White- Hillcrest
Baylor Scott & White- Memorial Temple
Baylor Scott & White- Round Rock
Baylor University Medical Center
The Heart Hospital Baylor Denton
The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano

HCA Healthcare System
Medical City Arlington
Medical City Dallas
Medical City Denton
Medical City Fort Worth
Medical City Lewisville
Medical City McKinney
Medical City North Hills
Medical Center Plano

Methodist Healthcare System
Charlton Medical Center
Dallas Medical Center
Mansfield Medical Center
Richardson Medical Center

Texas Health Resources
THR – Fort Worth
THR – Hurst Euless Bedford
THR – Arlington
THR – Presbyterian Dallas
THR – Presbyterian Denton
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Performance Improvement Folder Access

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