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Deadline set for abstracts for JPS Research Symposium

The deadline to submit abstracts to the JPS Health Network Research & Quality Symposium has been set for Monday, March 22. Themed “Healthcare and Health Equity in the COVID Era,” the annual symposium will take place virtually on Friday, June 4. Agenda and times will be announced soon. A notification on accepted abstracts will be […]

Guests from UTSW and Texas Health highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

Episode 9 of the second year of the DFW Hospital Council’s weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion focused on the safety of COVID-19 vaccines and the dangers of and irregular heartbeat, or atrial fibrillation. Guests included: • Dr. Robert Haley, Director of […]

DFWHC’s Winter 2021 Interlocutor is now available

The Winter 2021 edition of the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) Interlocutor magazine is now available. Click the graphic or link below to read about the latest developments of the COVID-19 vaccine. You can also read about DFWHC’s new 2021 Year-round Sponsors Hall Render and BKD, plus updates on the new Boards of Trustees for both […]

Foundation and DEA to co-host “Opioid Epidemic” event on March 5

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation and the Dallas field division of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (USDEA) will co-host the live virtual event “Strategies for the Opioid Epidemic” on Friday, March 5 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., CDT. This complimentary event is ideal for clinicians, physicians, nurses, healthcare workers, community health workers and […]

Guests from Prism Health, DCHHS and Parkland highlight “Human Side of Health Care”

Episode 8 of the second year of the DFW Hospital Council’s weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion focused on HIV issues in North Texas and the COVID-19 battle from the perspective of frontline nurses. Guests included: • Dr. John Carlo, CEO, Prism […]

Guests from Parkland, Medical City and Children’s Health highlight “Human Side of Health Care”

Episode 7 of the second year of the DFW Hospital Council’s weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM (https://www.radio.com/krld). The discussion focused on a community needs healthcare report and COVID-19 vaccine tips for kids. Guests included: • Jessica Hernandez, Senior Vice President Community Integrated Health, […]

Foundation’s CHC to roll out “Recovery 101” mental health program

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s Community Health Collaborative (CHC) announced today it would roll out the peer-led mental health and substance abuse recovery program “Recovery 101: How to Become a ROCC Star” across North Texas. Working with UT Southwestern Medical Center (UTSW), the Association of Persons Affected by Addiction (APAA) and the National Alliance […]

Guests from Prism North Texas and Medical City highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

Episode 6 of the second year of the DFW Hospital Council’s weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion focused on the future of telemedicine and healthy diet tips during the pandemic. Guests included: • Dr. Thomas Kim, Chief Behavioral Officer, Prism Health North […]

Foundation’s “Resiliency” webinar has been posted online

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s webinar “Mindful Journaling Session for Resiliency” originally broadcast on January 28 has now been posted online. The event turned out to be a popular one, with more than 200 registrants. It was hosted by Beth Guyton, founder and president of Interactive Quality, LLC. A Certified Executive Coach, Certified Professional […]

Guests from Parkland and Hope After Brain Injury highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

Episode 5 of the second year of the DFW Hospital Council’s weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion detailed a first-hand account of traumatic brain injury and the difficulties of diabetes in the U.S. Guests included: • Deana Adams, President and Founder, Hope […]