Posts Tagged ‘nursing education’

Gerber and DFWHC to co-host May 23 conference detailing “Economic Burden of Allergies”

For the first time, the DFW Hospital Council and Gerber will partner together to co-host the May 23 educational event “Leadership Conference: The Economic Burden of Allergies and Positive Patient Outcomes” at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. This complimentary breakfast event will be highlighted by guest speaker Andrea […]

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 […]

Solheim Enterprises nursing course set for March 22-23 in Dallas

UT Southwestern will be hosting a Solheim Enterprises Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN®) Exam Preparation Course on Thursday and Friday, March 22-23 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Meadows Conference Center in Dallas. The course will offer lectures, graphics, videos and practice questions in many of the areas that are tested on the CEN […]

Annual Summer Institute set for Aug. 8 in Dallas

One of the DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s most popular events, the annual Summer Institute is set for Tuesday, August 8 from 8:45 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. at Texas Woman’s University in Dallas. This year’s event is themed “Innovation and Technology in Healthcare,” with Julie Hall-Barrow of Children’s Health serving as the keynote speaker with the […]

Foundation members to receive discount to online ACU classes

Members of the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) can now learn online for a 10 percent discount, thanks to a new partnership with the Abilene Christian University’s (ACU) new North Texas campus that opened in Addison in 2015. The growing demand for faith-based online graduate programs has prompted ACU to bring expanded degree offerings to North […]

Don’t miss the nursing “Summer Institute” on Aug. 4

Don’t miss the DFW Hospital Council Foundation Workforce Center’s annual “Summer Institute” on August 4 at the Tarrant County College Trinity River Campus. This popular event will be highlighted by speaker Margie Dorman-O’Donnell, director of case management at Cook Children’s and past president of the Texas Nurses Association. She will be discussing “Nursing Care of […]

Foundation’s annual Summer Institute set for August 4

With the theme “Nursing Care of Vulnerable Populations in Texas,” the DFW Hospital Council Foundation Workforce Center’s annual Summer Institute is set for August 4 at the Tarrant County College Trinity River Campus. This year’s event will be highlighted by speaker Margie Dorman-O’Donnell, director of case management at Cook Children’s and past president of the […]

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 […]

Seats going fast for the Aug. 5 Patient Safety Summit

Just 22 days left until the big event! Seats are selling fast for the DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s 8th Annual Patient Safety Summit, August 5 at the Las Colinas Marriott in Irving. For only $75.00 you will get CE’s, breakfast, lunch and hear eight speakers including Donna Crimmins-Bonnell, RN, BSN, MHSM, CPHQ, Director of Quality […]

“Hardiness” training for nurses at Aug. 6 Summer Institute

As a nurse, are you “hardy” enough? The DFW Hospital Council Foundation Workforce Center’s annual Summer Institute is set for August 6 at the Tarrant County College Trinity River Campus. This year’s theme, “Hardiness Training for Nurses” will be highlighted by speaker Sharon Judkins, RN, PhD, NEA-BC, an associate professor at UT Arlington. The event […]