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#DidYouKnow? 55 years ago, Parkland Hospital opened one of the largest civilian burn units in the United States. Today, Parkland is one of only 5 centers in Texas verified by the American Burn Association.

No parent wants to learn that their child has been in an accident. When Sam’s son was admitted into Parkland Hospital’s Level I trauma center, the level of expertise and compassion was a comfort to him and his family.

Parkland Hospital’s emergency department provides Level 1 trauma and emergency care 24 hours a day, seven days a week. With your support, we can continue to be ready for whoever comes through our doors. Learn more:

While enjoying the Texas summer, protect yourself from the number one cause of skin cancer – sun exposure. Beat the burn by taking a look at these tips:

Thank you to the incredible donors who made a donation to Parkland on North Texas Giving Day! You all donated $27,960 to help Parkland continue to provide care to any one in need, keeping our community healthy. #IStandforParkland

With the generous support of the George and Fay Young Foundation, Parkland Hospital is creating a new Diabetes Education & Training Center for patients and health professionals across the Parkland system and the Dallas County community. #DiabetesAwarenessMonth Learn more about this effort to keep Dallas healthy:

Research shows that art in the healthcare setting lowers the cost of pain medication, reduces the length of stay in the hospital, and increases patient and staff satisfaction. Learn how you can support Parkland continue to expand artwork in the hospital and our community clinics throughout Dallas:

The tradition of family and community at Parkland Hospital dates back to when its doors first opened in 1894. Take a look at a son and daughter who are now following the career paths of their mothers as Parkland burn nurses.