Posts Tagged ‘Community’

DFWHC’s Summer 2023 Interlocutor magazine is now available!

The Summer edition of the DFW Hospital Council’s Interlocutor magazine is now available. Click on the link or graphic below to read about our Foundation’s upcoming 16th Annual patient Safety Summit. There is also detail on this year’s Young Healthcare Executive of the Year and Kerney Laday, Sr. Trustee of the Year recipients to be […]

Mental Health First Aid availability is now extended through August 2024!

Did you know complimentary Mental Health First Aid Training Classes are still available in North Texas? The DFW Hospital Council Foundation has a renewed Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) Grant that extends through August 31, 2024. This grant provides the opportunity for employees, community members, healthcare workers or church groups to receive complimentary […]

North Texas Overdose Awareness Day set for Aug. 31

The annual North Texas Overdose Awareness Day has been set for Thursday, August 31 at 6:30 p.m. on the lawn in front of the Denton County Courthouse on the square. The purpose of the event is to create community awareness on the opioid epidemic while providing resources for individuals and families struggling with addiction. Speakers […]

DFWHC Foundation’s “Opioid Discussion” continues August 15!

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation will continue its live virtual “Opioid Discussion” with the topic “Introduction to Medication for Addiction Treatment (MAT)” on Tuesday, August 15 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon, CT. Dr. Michael Weaver, DFASAM, Professor and Medical Director at the Center for Neurobehavioral Research on Addiction, will serve as guest speaker. […]

Virtual “Mental Health Recovery Workshop” is this Sunday!

Are you concerned for loved ones or your community and have a passion to help others? If so, learn how to become part of the solution! The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s Community Health Collaborative (CHC) will be hosting a new “Recovery Workshop: ROCC Stars Unite” this Sunday, July 23 from 1:00 to 3:30 p.m., […]

Just two days until “Opioid Discussion” – virtual event this Thursday!

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation will continue its live virtual “Opioid Discussion” with the topic “The Struggle is Real: Opioid Use Disorder” in just two days on Thursday, July 13 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon, CT. Jan Birks, LCSW, LCDC, SAP and Keary Atkinson, MBA, RN, MSN, will serve as guest speakers. This […]

Virtual “Mental Health Recovery Workshop” set for July 23!

Are you concerned for loved ones or your community and have a passion to help others? If so, learn how to become part of the solution! The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s Community Health Collaborative (CHC) will be hosting a new “Recovery Workshop: ROCC Stars Unite” on July 23 from 1:00 to 3:30 p.m., CT. […]

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

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation will continue its live virtual “Opioid Discussion” with the topic “The Struggle is Real: Opioid Use Disorder” on Thursday, July 13 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon, CT. Jan Birks, LCSW, LCDC, SAP and Keary Atkinson, MBA, RN, MSN, will serve as guest speakers. This is a FREE virtual […]

DFWHC and University of St. Augustine webinar “Healthcare Workforce Shortage” in one week!

It’s just one week until the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences live webinar “Healthcare Workforce Shortage” on Thursday, June 15 from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., CT. Register today! The complimentary panel discussion will include Dr. Ashley Meaux, Assistant Program Director and Associate Professor of MS-SLP Program […]

#HAVHope – national day of awareness to highlight how America’s hospitals can combat violence in our society

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and the DFWHC Foundation today would like to join America’s hospitals for #HAVhope, a national day of awareness to highlight how we can combat violence in our communities. Today, June 2, 2023, marks the seventh annual Hospitals Against Violence #HAVhope Friday as hospitals continue to work towards partnerships to build […]