Registration for Feb. 9 “Telehealth” discussion closes on Tuesday!

Registration closes on Tuesday for the DFW Alliance for Healthcare Excellence panel discussion “Future of Telehealth in Texas”. The event is scheduled for next Thursday, February 9 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Brookhaven Country Club in Farmers Branch. Panel members include Julie Hall-Barrow, EdD, vice president of virtual health and innovation at […]

Sponsorships now available to Employee of the Year Luncheon

Sponsorships are now available to the DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s 21st Annual Employee of the Year Luncheon on Friday, April 21 at the Hurst Conference Center. A salute to the North Texas hospital workforce, for two decades the Employee of the Year Luncheon has honored more than 1,000 hospital employees for a job well done. […]

Nominee forms now available to Employee of the Year Luncheon

Nominee forms are now available to the DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s 21st Annual Employee of the Year Luncheon. The event has been scheduled for Friday, April 21 at the Hurst Conference Center. Last year, 14 recipients were honored from a pool of more than 100 nominees. This year’s theme is “Don’t Stop Believing in the […]

Preceptor Academy set for an Irving encore on Feb. 28

Back by popular demand, the DFW Hospital Council Foundation Workforce Center’s North Texas Nurse Preceptor Academy is set for an Irving encore at Medical City Healthcare – HCA Resource Center (on the campus of Medical City Las Colinas), 7200 N. State Highway 161, Plaza II, Suite 300 on Tuesday, February 28. The program is from […]

Just 10 days until Feb. 9 discussion on Telehealth!

Just 10 days until the DFW Alliance for Healthcare Excellence panel discussion “Future of Telehealth in Texas” on Thursday, February 9 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Brookhaven Country Club in Farmers Branch. Panel members include Julie Hall-Barrow, EdD, vice president of virtual health and innovation at Children’s Health; W. Stephen Love, president/CEO […]

Panel to discuss the future of Telehealth on Feb. 9

The DFW Alliance for Healthcare Excellence will be hosting the unique panel discussion “Future of Telehealth in Texas” on Thursday, February 9 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Brookhaven Country Club in Farmers Branch. Panel members include Julie Hall-Barrow, EdD, vice president of virtual health and innovation at Children’s Health; W. Stephen Love, […]

Foundation’s Preceptor Academy taking place at Medical City Las Colinas

The DFW Hospital Council Foundation Workforce Center’s first Nurse Preceptor Academy of the year is being held today at Medical City Las Colinas in Irving. A sold-out audience of 120-plus is in attendance. The Nurse Preceptor Academy is for healthcare professionals interested in learning about precepting, with sessions designed to help the beginner and the […]

Foundation’s 21st Employee of the Year Luncheon set for April 21

The DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s 21st Annual Employee of the Year Luncheon has been scheduled for Friday, April 21, 2017 at the Hurst Conference Center. We hope you mark your calendar for this wonderful opportunity to honor hospital employees from across North Texas. Last year, 14 recipients were honored from a pool of more than […]

Foundation publishes paper in TPHA Journal on ER disparities

More than 65 percent of emergency (ED) visits could be treated in an out-patient venue, according to a paper authored by staff members of the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation with assistance from the late Dr. Ron Anderson of Parkland Health & Hospital System. Titled “High Frequency Patient Analysis to Identify Disparities Associated with Emergency […]