Monday, November 02, 2015

Exclusive: Lender’s failure triggered Forest Park’s closure in Dallas

The shutdown of Forest Park Medical Center’s flagship hospital in Dallas on Friday and its failure to pay employees was triggered by a lender backing out of an expected loan, and there’s no telling when the facility will reopen.

Those were a couple of the answers I gleaned from a Saturday afternoon conversation with Todd Furniss, chairman of the management company for the physician-owned Forest Park system.

Forest Park, known for its top-of-the-line medical equipment, its gourmet food, and upscale touches in patient rooms and throughout, has closed its Dallas hospital indefinitely.
Forest Park, known for its top-of-the-line medical equipment


Bill Hethcock/Dallas Business Journal