Posts Tagged ‘Community Health’

DFWHC Foundation’s virtual “Opioid Discussion” continues July 13

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation will continue its live virtual “Opioid Discussion” with the topic “Opioids and the Overdose Epidemic- Fentanyl Epidemic and the High Cost of the Opioids” on Wednesday, July 13 from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., CST. During this session, speakers will discuss factors contributing to the misuse of and addiction […]

DFWHC Foundation and JPS webinar “Sepsis 2.5” is next Tuesday!

The DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s Sepsis Strike Force in association with JPS Health Network will host another edition of its ongoing series of complimentary webinars “Sepsis 2.5” this Tuesday, June 28 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, CT. Registration closes on Monday at 5:00 p.m.! Objectives include: • Understand the difference between sepsis-2 and sepsis-3 […]

DFWHC Foundation sponsors tribute video honoring North Texas hospital employees

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation announced today the release of its new tribute video honoring North Texas healthcare employees titled “Together We Create a Better Community.” The video was produced due to the postponement of the DFWHC Foundation’s annual Employee of the Year Luncheon, an event dating back 25 years that has honored more […]

DFWHC announces support of bipartisan bill seeking protections for healthcare workers against violence

The Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) announced today its support of the Safety from Violence for Healthcare Employees (SAVE) Act of 2022. The legislation, introduced yesterday by Reps. Madeleine Dean, D-PA, and Larry Bucshon, M.D., R-Ind., would extend federal protections to healthcare workers against workplace violence, similar to those afforded to aircraft and airport employees. […]

DFWHC Foundation and JPS webinar on “Maternal Sepsis” has been posted online

The webinar “Recognizing Maternal Sepsis When it Matters Most” hosted by the DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s Sepsis Strike Force and JPS Health Network has been posted online. More than 145 attendees participated in the complimentary event originally broadcast on May 31. Speakers included Jess Aguilar, Clinical Sepsis RN at JPS Health Network; and Jess Brozio, […]

Guests from Children’s Health and Texas Health highlight the latest episode of “The Human Side of Health Care”

Episode 22 of the third 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 the dangers of melanoma, poisonous spiders in North Texas and childhood neurological issues. Guests included: • Dr. Shadi Damanpour, Board-Certified Dermatologist at North Dallas […]