Monday, November 02, 2015

Exclusive: Forest Park’s Dallas hospital misses payroll, closes its doors

Forest Park Medical Center’s hospital in Dallas missed payroll on Friday, then closed the doors of its flagship facility in the latest setback for the once proud luxury health care system.

A Forest Park worker who came to one of the hospital's entrances shortly after 8 p.m. Friday told the Dallas Business Journal that the hospital closed as of 5 p.m. that day.

Employees of Forest Park Medical Center in Dallas missed their paychecks Friday because of what hospital management called an unexpected funding issue.
Employees of Forest Park Medical Center in Dallas missed their paychecks Friday


Bill Hethcock/Dallas Business Journal