NTX Magazine Volume 9 - Page 18

CONSTRUCTING A NEW FUTURE Announcing Announcing Announcing a new era a new era life and health science a new era of of life and health science of life and health science discovery discovery discovery ecent federal regulations are not the only shift that the healthcare industry is experiencing. Growing populations, aging Baby Boomers, geographic spread and increased competition for limited payer dollars are all factors affecting the healthcare industry as a whole today. In the strong, growing economy that North Texans enjoy, healthcare providers of all sizes are using every advantage to win patients and market share, retain talent and increase efficiencies – and turning to well-conceived and executed construction as one way to retain their edge. In a study Deep heart Dallas-Fort Worth Deep in in the the heart of of the the Dallas-Fort Worth Deep in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, a center and health Metroplex, a center for for life life and health Metroplex, a center for life and health science research is on rise. science research is on the the rise. science research is on the rise. published in 2017 by the DFW Hospital Council, it was noted that 7,000 jobs in the DFW area were directly attributed to the building of healthcare 90 member hospitals of the DFW Hospital Council. Providers are putting these funds to good use to anticipate the healthcare needs of tomorrow and well into the future. WWW.NTC-DFW.ORG SUMMER 2018 Science & Engineering Innovation & Research the (SEIR) Building , a $125 million, state-of-the-art teaching (SEIR) Building , a $125 million, state-of-the-art teaching (SEIR) Building , a $125 million, state-of-the-art teaching research space advance society’s understanding and and research space that that will will advance society’s understanding and of research space that will health advance society’s understanding today’s most pressing issues. of today’s most pressing health issues. SEIR SEIR will will also also be be of today’s pressing Texas health Genome issues. SEIR will also be center North Center , a new home to most the North Texas Genome Center , a new center home to the North Texas Genome Center , a new to center home to the massive bringing genome sequencing capabilities North bringing massive genome sequencing capabilities to North bringing massive genome sequencing capabilities to North Texas. It represents a game-changing opportunity Texas. It represents a game-changing opportunity for for UTA UTA to to facilities, with $353.4 million a year paid to construction workers from the 16 summer, University of Texas at Arlington unveil This This summer, The The University of Texas at Arlington will will unveil This the summer, The & University of Texas at Arlington & will unveil Science Engineering Innovation Research & Engineering Innovation & Research the Science ADVANCING HEALTH AND HUMAN CONDITION ADVANCING HEALTH AND THE THE HUMAN CONDITION ADVANCING HEALTH AND THE HUMAN CONDITION NTX Ad 9x10.75 2018 2.indd 1 Texas. It represents a game-changing opportunity for UTA to in benefit region, state, nation a worldwide leader benefit the the region, state, and and nation as a as worldwide leader in benefit the region, state, and nation as a worldwide leader in precision health data. precision health and and big big data. precision health and big data. 4/9/18 11:34