Posts Tagged ‘Clinical’

NTX Institute for Nurse Educators to host virtual event starting Oct. 15

Formally known as the Summer Institute, the annual North Texas Institute for Nurse Educators will host a virtual presentation starting October 15 and continuing October 22 and 29. The three webinar sessions will begin at 10:00 a.m., CDT and will be 2-3 hours in length. This year’s theme is “Empowering Nurse Educators,” with CNEs available […]

“Opioid Management” event attracts sold-out audience of 100-plus

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s complimentary educational event “Opioid Management: A Path for the Future” attracted a sold-out audience of 100-plus attendees this morning at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital in Frisco. Topics included an update on U.S. strategies, diversions and resources. Lisa Sullivan of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) opened the event with a […]

DFWHC/Abilene Christian University webinar on “Smoking Cessation” just six days away!

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and Abilene Christian University will co-host the educational webinar “Clinicians Role in Advocating Smoking Cessation” on Wednesday, October 11 from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Abilene Christian University (ACU) came aboard as a DFWHC Associate Member in 2017, offering a 10 percent discount to DFWHC members to online healthcare graduate programs […]

A great idea – Sepsis Strike Force!

Blog by Kristin Jenkins, President, DFW Hospital Council Foundation Sepsis has been declared a public health scourge by the Centers for Disease Control. Statistics show 80 percent of sepsis cases begin outside of the hospital for 80 percent of the patients diagnosed. Seven in 10 patients with sepsis recently used healthcare services or had chronic […]

Welcome Our New Director of Quality & Safety

The DFWHC Foundation loves to add new talent, so please help me welcome Robin Stout, RN, BSN as the new Director of Quality and Safety. Robin has a hospital clinical background as well as industry experience in the pharmaceutical industry. She excels in the use of analytics to address patient safety and quality issues and […]