Posts Tagged ‘Patient Safety’

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

The DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s Sepsis Strike Force in association with JPS Health Network will host the complimentary webinar “Recognizing Maternal Sepsis When it Matters Most” next Tuesday, May 31 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, CT. Register today! Speakers will include Jess Aguilar, Clinical Sepsis RN at JPS Health Network; and Jess Brozio, AP […]

DFWHC Foundation and JPS webinar on “Maternal Sepsis” set for May 31!

The DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s Sepsis Strike Force in association with JPS Health Network will host the complimentary webinar “Recognizing Maternal Sepsis When it Matters Most” on Tuesday, May 31 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, CT. Register today! Speakers will include Jess Aguilar, Clinical Sepsis RN at JPS Health Network; and Jess Brozio, AP […]

Texas hospitals unite against workplace violence to promote awareness

The Texas Hospital Association and the Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council have issued a position on health care workplace violence to inform communities across the state that all Texas hospitals stand united on this critical issue. April is Workplace Violence Awareness Month, and, in alignment with the American Hospital Association, Texas hospitals will celebrate June 3 […]

Foundation’s Workplace Violence Committee releases “Call to Action”

The Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s new Workplace Violence Committee released its official “Call to Action” this month. Hospitals and systems participating on the committee include Baylor Scott & White Health, Children’s Health, JPS Health Network, Medical City Healthcare, Methodist Health System, Parkland Health & Hospital System, Texas Health Resources, UT Southwestern, VA North […]

Sepsis Strike Force webinar “Patients and Nutrition Intervention” is next Tuesday!

The DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s Sepsis Strike Force in association with Abbott Nutrition will host the webinar “Optimizing Outcomes in Critically Ill Septic Patients with Nutrition Intervention” next Tuesday, February 22 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, CT. Register today! James Lucas, MS, RD, Clinical Liaison with Abbott Nutrition, will serve as guest speaker. During […]

Sepsis Strike Force webinar “Patients and Nutrition Intervention” set for Feb. 22

The DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s Sepsis Strike Force in association with the Abbott Nutrition will host the webinar “Optimizing Outcomes in Critically Ill Septic Patients with Nutrition Intervention” on Tuesday, February 22 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, CT. James Lucas, MS, RD, Clinical Liaison with Abbott Nutrition, will serve as guest speaker. During the […]

Sepsis Strike Force webinar “What’s New in Antimicrobial Stewardship” has been posted online

The DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s Sepsis Strike Force webinar “What’s New in Antimicrobial Stewardship” originally broadcast on Tuesday, January 25 has been posted online. Matt Crotty, Pharm.D., BCIDP, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Infectious Disease, Antimicrobial Stewardship, served as guest speaker. You can view the webinar here. For questions, please contact Patti Taylor at ptaylor@dfwhcfoundation.org.

Foundation’s Sepsis Strike Force webinar “What’s New in Antimicrobial Stewardship” set for Jan. 25

The DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s Sepsis Strike Force will be hosting the complimentary webinar complimentary webinar “What’s New in Antimicrobial Stewardship” on Tuesday, January 25 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, CST. Nursing CE Hours are pending. Matt Crotty, Pharm.D., BCIDP, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Infectious Disease, Antimicrobial Stewardship, will serve as speaker. You can register […]

Foundation’s committee creates new definition for workplace violence

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation announced in June the formation of a new Workplace Violence Committee. After multiple meetings, the committee has created a new definition for workplace violence. The updated interpretation: “Workplace violence is defined as an act or threat occurring at the workplace that can include any of the following: verbal, nonverbal, […]