Posts Tagged ‘Patient Safety’

Foundation’s 15th Annual Patient Safety Summit closes out today!

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s 15th Annual Patient Safety Summit will officially close out today after its fourth and final session from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, CDT. An average of 250 attendees from hospitals across North Texas have participated during each previous session on September 8, 15 and 22. “It’s been a great […]

Foundation’s 15th Annual Patient Safety Summit starts in two days!

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s 15th Annual Patient Safety Summit is set to kick off in two days this Thursday, September 8 and continue September 15, 22 and 29. The virtual event will take place each day from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, CDT. This year’s Summit is themed “Strength and Courage in the […]

Foundation hosts first live event since 2020 with today’s Sepsis Educational Series

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation hosted its first in-person event since 2020 with its complimentary Sepsis Educational Series “Addressing Sepsis: Mapping Out Best Practices in DFW” this morning at Methodist Dallas Medical Center. The four-hour event attracted more than 100 attendees. Topics included: • “Sepsis & Geography,” Madi Crawford, PhD, UNT Alum researcher Social […]

Foundation’s 15th Annual Patient Safety Summit less than three weeks away!

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s 15th Annual Patient Safety Summit is set to kick off in less than three weeks on September 8 and continue September 15, 22 and 29. The virtual event will take place each day from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, CDT. This year’s Summit is themed “Strength and Courage in […]

Foundation’s 15th Annual Patient Safety Summit begins September 8

Happy anniversary to 15 years! The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s 15th Annual Patient Safety Summit is set to kick off on September 8 and continue September 15, 22 and 29. The virtual event will take place each day from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, CDT. This year’s Summit is themed “Strength and Courage in […]

DFWHC Foundation’s complimentary “Sepsis Series” continues August 31

The DFW Hospital Council Foundation will continue its complimentary 2022 Sepsis Educational Series with “Addressing Sepsis: Mapping Out Best Practices in DFW” on Wednesday, August 31 from 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon, CT. This will be a live, in-person event at the Hitt Auditorium on the campus of Methodist Dallas Medical Center. Agenda items include: […]

DFWHC and THA release updated position statement on workplace violence to promote awareness

The Texas Hospital Association and the Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council have issued a revised position statement on health care workplace violence to inform communities across the state on this critical issue. Workplace violence is defined as an act or threat occurring in the workplace that can include any of the following: verbal, nonverbal, written or […]

DFWHC Foundation and JPS webinar “Sepsis 2.5” is next Tuesday!

The DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s Sepsis Strike Force in association with JPS Health Network will host another edition of its ongoing series of complimentary webinars “Sepsis 2.5” this Tuesday, June 28 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, CT. Registration closes on Monday at 5:00 p.m.! Objectives include: • Understand the difference between sepsis-2 and sepsis-3 […]

DFWHC announces support of bipartisan bill seeking protections for healthcare workers against violence

The Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) announced today its support of the Safety from Violence for Healthcare Employees (SAVE) Act of 2022. The legislation, introduced yesterday by Reps. Madeleine Dean, D-PA, and Larry Bucshon, M.D., R-Ind., would extend federal protections to healthcare workers against workplace violence, similar to those afforded to aircraft and airport employees. […]

DFWHC Foundation and JPS webinar on “Maternal Sepsis” has been posted online

The webinar “Recognizing Maternal Sepsis When it Matters Most” hosted by the DFW Hospital Council Foundation’s Sepsis Strike Force and JPS Health Network has been posted online. More than 145 attendees participated in the complimentary event originally broadcast on May 31. Speakers included Jess Aguilar, Clinical Sepsis RN at JPS Health Network; and Jess Brozio, […]