Tobacco-Free Campus In July 2004, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler was the first hospital in our region to become a tobacco-free campus. The policy has been amended to include the prohibition of electronic nicotine delivery systems. We have a long history of caring for patients with lung diseases and now working to educate future public … Read more

Legal and Compliance

Conflicts of Interest This policy defines the process by which conflicts of interest, conflicts of commitment and outside activities are disclosed, approved and documented. Conflicts of Interest and Conflicts of Commitment Institutional Conflicts of Interest Outside Activity: Executive Officers and Employees Involved in Procurement Activities or Contract Management Outside Activity: All Employees, Excluding Executive Officers […]

Officer & Committees

Director Donny Henry serves as UT Health Science Center’s Chief Compliance Officer. The Chief Compliance Officer promotes compliance with all applicable regulatory requirements and with the aid of the Executive Institutional Compliance Committee, is responsible for implementing and monitoring compliance activities for UT Health Science Center. The Executive Institutional Compliance Committee is chaired by the […]


To help preserve our culture of integrity, all employees are encouraged to report unethical, illegal or unsafe behavior. There are several methods by which an individual may report concerns. Through your manager or supervisor Director of Compliance 903-877-7323 Email Report online anonymously Individuals can report anonymously through the Compliance/Ethics Hotline, calls are answered 24 hours […]

Billing Compliance

The mission of UT Health Science Center is to serve Northeast Texas and beyond through excellent patient care and community health, comprehensive education, and innovative research. An integral part of this mission is the obligation of each member of the UT Health Science Center workforce to act lawfully and ethically, and to document and bill […]