Posts Tagged ‘healthy workforce’

Foundation’s 23rd Annual Employee of the Year Luncheon set for April 25

Save the date! The Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council Foundation has set the date and location of its 23rd Annual Employee of the Year Luncheon for Thursday, April 25, 2019 at the Hurst Conference Center in Hurst, Texas. A celebration of dedicated North Texas hospital employees, the 2019 Employee of the Year Luncheon will honor 16 […]

Foundation to participate in “Pathways to Work”

The National Fund for Workforce Solutions announced in January that it was awarding $100,000 to “Pathways to Work,” a partnership of employers, funders and training providers led by the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas to advance job quality strategies in the healthcare industry. The Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation is expected to support “Pathways […]

Sponsorships now available to 22nd Annual Employee of the Year Luncheon

Sponsorships are now available to the DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s 22nd Annual Employee of the Year Luncheon. The event is scheduled for Wednesday, April 25 at the Hurst Conference Center in Hurst, Texas. Last year, 15 recipients were honored from a pool of more than 130 nominees. This year’s theme is “Caregivers Matter: A Survivor’s […]

Nominee forms are now available to 22nd Annual Employee of the Year Luncheon

Nominee forms are now available to the DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s 22nd Annual Employee of the Year Luncheon. The event is scheduled for Wednesday, April 25 at the Hurst Conference Center in Hurst, Texas. Last year, 15 recipients were honored from a pool of more than 130 nominees. This year’s theme is “Caregivers Matter: A […]

Workforce hosts first Preceptor Academy of the Year

The DFW Hospital Council Foundation Workforce Center’s first Preceptor Academy of 2018 kicked off this morning at Medical City Dallas Hospital with an audience of 70-plus attendees. Speakers included Shannon Bowling, professional development specialist therapy services at UT Southwestern Medical Center; Dr. Tony Paterniti; Dr. Susan Sheriff, professor and director of graduate programs at Texas […]

Date and location of 22nd Employee of the Year Luncheon announced

Mark your calendars! The DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s 22nd Annual Employee of the Year Luncheon is set for April 25, 2018 at the Hurst Conference Center in Hurst, Texas. The Employee of the Year Luncheon serves as a salute to the North Texas hospital workforce. Equally important, the luncheon is a unique opportunity for hospital […]

Nursing Summer Institute just two weeks away!

As a nurse, are you hardy enough? Today, “hardiness” in nurses (control, commitment and challenge) is considered a major antidote for workplace burnout. The DFW Hospital Council Foundation Workforce Center’s annual Summer Institute is just two weeks away on August 6 at the Tarrant County College Trinity River Campus. This year’s theme, “Hardiness Training for […]

Welcome to the New Norm: Workplace Fitness May Not Be a Choice!

Who would have thought workplace fitness would become such an essential part of employment? Initially, the focus was on healthcare employees who were strongly urged to lead by example. They were required to get in shape and gain better health or face financial penalties. While many shirked at the thought, it quickly became the norm. […]