Carter BloodCare: Donate Blood So Others Can Live

12/14/2021

Long-time DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) partner Carter BloodCare announced this past summer that due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the North Texas blood shortage is the worst they’ve seen in decades. Throughout 2021, DFWHC has posted regular blogs detailing the blood shortage and opportunities in the community to donate blood. Spread the word! Since the pandemic began, our community has … Read More

ACHE of North Texas to host virtual FACHE intro happy hour on Jan. 18

12/09/2021

The ACHE of North Texas will host a virtual Introduction to Advancement Happy Hour on Tuesday, January 18 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m., CDT. The ACHENTX Advancement Committee is hosting this complimentary event so Chapter members can learn more about the pathway to achieving the Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) designation. The event will include … Read More

DFWHC’s Love named to Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

12/08/2021

Stephen Love, president/CEO of the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) was named to the 5-Star Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors in October. As part of the Chamber’s leadership, Love will serve as an advocate for Irving-Las Colinas businesses and its workforce. DFWHC’s headquarters has been located in Irving since 1982. Love has served as president/CEO of the … Read More

Discussion on Omicron variant and guests from Texas Health highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

12/06/2021

Episode 48 of the second year of the DFW Hospital Council’s weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion detailed the surging Omicron variant of COVID-19, new surgical procedures for carotid arteries and an inspirational story of a local immigrant turned physician. Guests included: • Dr. Yinn Cher Ooi, … Read More

Blood drives set for Dec. 9 at two Medical City locations

12/01/2021

Medical City Dallas and Medical City Heart and Spine, in coordination with Carter BloodCare, will be hosting blood drives on December 9. All donors will receive a free $10 Amazon Gift Card and will have a chance to win a new Chevy Spark car. These blood drives are open to the public. The Medical City Dallas event is from 7:00 … Read More

Guests from Texas Health, Children’s Health and Parkland highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

11/29/2021

Episode 47 of the second year of the DFW Hospital Council’s weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion detailed healthy forms of weight loss, “Long COVID,” childhood seizures and maternal care after pregnancy. Guests included: • Dr. Ruby Shah, Founder of Vitality Weight Loss Institute in Plano and … Read More

DFWHC’s Fall 2021 Interlocutor is now available

11/18/2021

The Fall 2021 edition of the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) Interlocutor magazine is now available. Click the graphic or link below to read the “North Texas COVID-19 Heroes” campaign with more than 1,000 hospital submissions. You can also read about DFWHC’s 73rd Annual Awards Luncheon in which 21 healthcare leaders were honored. Hard copies will be mailed to members next … Read More

Guests from Texas Health, Parkland and Kindred highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

11/17/2021

Episode 45 of the second year of the DFW Hospital Council’s weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion detailed injury prevention, new Afib procedures and the unique care of long-term hospital patients. Guests included: • Cathy Glenn, Injury Prevention Trauma Outreach at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas; • … Read More