DFWHC and the hospitals of North Texas announce one minute of silence on Oct. 26

10/25/2022

The Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) announced today it would observe one minute of silence on Wednesday, October 26, from 12:00 noon to 12:01 p.m. in honor of the two employees, Jacqueline “Jackie” Pokuaa, 45, and Katie “Annette” Flowers, 63, killed at Methodist Dallas Medical Center on Saturday. The DFWHC is asking its member hospitals and community members to join … Read More

Guests from Medical City and Texas Health highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

10/18/2022

Episode 42 of the third year of the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion detailed Halloween safety and treatment options for hip injuries. Guests included: • Mary Harrell, RN, Trauma Injury Prevention Coordinator at Medical City Dallas and Medical City Children’s Hospital; • … Read More

Just one week until DFWHC’s 74th Annual Awards Luncheon. Last chance to purchase tickets!

10/14/2022

It’s just one week until the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) 74th Annual Awards Luncheon on October 21 at the Irving Convention Center. Last chance to purchase tables or tickets! They can be found here. This year’s recipients include: • Distinguished Health Service Award, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson; • Young Healthcare Executive of the Year, Patrick Brown, VP Operations, Methodist Charlton; … Read More

ACHE of NTX “General Membership Convocation” set for Nov. 10!

10/11/2022

The ACHE of North Texas will be hosting its annual “General Membership Convocation” on Thursday, November 10 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Brookhaven Country Club. This year’s topic is “Organizational Silence and Hidden Threats to Patient Safety” with speakers Dr. Anna Lim, Senior Vice President, Group Medical Officer at SCP Health; Dr. Octavio J. Diaz, Chief Medical … Read More

Guests from Medical City and Children’s Health highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

10/10/2022

Episode 41 of the third year of the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion detailed Breast Cancer Awareness Month and symptoms of autism. Guests included: • Janet St. James, Assistant Vice President, PR and Media Communications at Medical City Healthcare; • Dr. Kimberly … Read More

Two weeks until DFWHC’s 74th Annual Awards Luncheon!

10/07/2022

It’s just two weeks until the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) 74th Annual Awards Luncheon on October 21 at the Irving Convention Center, our first in-person event since 2019. Tables and tickets are still available, with a deadline set for Friday, Oct. 14. They can be found here. This year’s recipients include: • Distinguished Health Service Award, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson; … Read More

Sponsors announced for DFWHC’s 74th Annual Awards Luncheon on Oct. 21

10/05/2022

Sponsors were announced today for the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) 74th Annual Awards Luncheon on October 21 at the Irving Convention Center, our first in-person event since 2019. Deadline to purchase tables or tickets is Friday, Oct. 14. They can be found here. This year’s sponsors include: Executive Platinum Executive Gold Executive Bronze Accenture Cantey Hanger LLP Polsinelli Hospital Platinum … Read More

Guests from Parkland Health and Medical City highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

10/04/2022

Episode 40 of the third year of the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion detailed Breast Cancer Awareness Month and back-to-school mental health. Guests included: • Christina Mintner, Senior Vice President of Population Health and Homes at Parkland Health; • Dr. Dante Burgos, … Read More

Did you know today is National Recovery Day?

09/30/2022

Did you know today is National Recovery Day? The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) designated September as National Recovery Month to increase public awareness around mental health and addiction recovery. You may know the Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) as the voice of North Texas hospitals that drives education and quality initiatives, but did you know that … Read More