The Dallas Morning News
HICKORY TRAIL HOSPITAL
Location: DeSoto Licensed beds: 86 Owner: Universal Health Services
Safety incidents: None in inspection records. In a lawsuit, a female patient said she twice awoke to a male patient fondling her in 2012. The hospital settled the case but denied wrongdoing. Another suit alleged that a male employee sexually assaulted a 13-year-old girl in a bathroom in 2014. The hospital disputed the allegation; the lawsuit was dismissed. Separately, the employee pleaded guilty to injury to a child and received probation.