Contract High

Contract High is an occasional series looking at how Texas outsourced crucial state services for two decades — and got smoked.

Texas Department of State Health Services

Failed Hospital Deal Reveals Ties to Janek

Three years ago, a company called Geo Care Inc. gave HHSC chief Kyle Janek a blueprint for privatizing state hospitals. The only contract awarded — privatizing Terrell State Hospital — ended up going to that same company.

 

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