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Foundation’s Healthcare Performance Improvement Group to meet June 30!

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation in coordination with the Center for Improvement in Healthcare Quality will be hosting the third meeting of its new Healthcare Performance Improvement Group on Thursday, June 30 from 12:00 noon to 1:30 p.m., CST. This complimentary virtual meeting titled “Leadership, Change Management and Innovation Through a Performance Improvement Lens,” […]

Foundation’s Healthcare Performance Improvement Group webinar has been posted online!

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation in coordination with the Center for Improvement in Healthcare Quality hosted the second meeting of its new Healthcare Performance Improvement Group on March 24 with more than 200 attendees participating. The event was recorded and has been posted online. This complimentary virtual meeting was titled “Quantification of Performance Improvement/Quality […]

Foundation’s Healthcare Performance Improvement Group meeting in one week!

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation in coordination with the Center for Improvement in Healthcare Quality will be hosting the second meeting of its new Healthcare Performance Improvement Group in one week on Thursday, March 24 from 12:00 noon to 1:30 p.m., CST. This complimentary virtual meeting titled “Quantification of Performance Improvement/Quality Outcomes ROI,” will […]

Foundation’s Healthcare Performance Improvement Group to meet March 24

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation in coordination with the Center for Improvement in Healthcare Quality will be hosting the second meeting of its new Healthcare Performance Improvement Group on Thursday, March 24 from 12:00 noon to 1:30 p.m., CST. This complimentary virtual meeting titled “Quantification of Performance Improvement/Quality Outcomes ROI,” will include speakers Rusty […]

Foundation would like to spread the word on emergency department delays detailed in new video

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation attended the panel discussion webinar “Best Practices for Mitigating Ambulance ED Delays” in September of 2021 hosted by The Academy of International Mobile Healthcare Integration. Guests included David R. Wright, director of Quality, Safety and Oversight Group Center for Clinical Standards and Quality at the Centers for Medicare & […]

Foundation’s Healthcare Performance Improvement Group to meet for first time on Nov. 18

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation announced today that the inaugural meeting of the Healthcare Performance Improvement Group will take place on Thursday, November 18 from 12:00 noon to 1:30 p.m. This virtual meeting will include experts sharing experiences, successes, roadblocks and needs. The networking session will be the first of quarterly lunch and learn […]

Foundation presents community health needs to regional partners

As part of the Regional Healthcare Partnership (RHP9), DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation President Kristin Jenkins presented a community health needs assessment yesterday at Methodist Dallas Medical Center. Attendees included healthcare partners from Dallas, Denton and Kaufman counties. Jenkins was supported by Dr. Sushma Sharma, the Foundation’s director of public and population health research. The […]

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 […]

Just one week until the Patient Safety Summit

It is just one week until the DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s annual Patient Safety Summit on Wednesday, August 3 at the Marriott Las Colinas in Irving. The event is from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. This year’s theme is “Communication is Key,” with John Nance, pilot, author and business leader, to serve as keynote speaker. […]

Dallas Area Agency on Aging speaks to Foundation collaborative

Highlighting the monthly meeting of the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s Community Health Collaborative, Marilyn Self, director of the Dallas Area Agency on Aging, provided a presentation detailing the efforts of her organization. Also presenting was Kelly Blair, projects coordinator of the Dallas Area Agency on Aging. The Dallas Area Agency on Aging works under […]