DFWHC’s Love discusses National Nurses Day and the COVID-19 vaccine on KRLD

05/06/2021

In an interview yesterday on NewsRadio 1080 KRLD, DFW Hospital Council President/CEO Stephen Love discussed National Nurses Day and the COVID-19 vaccine. “If you haven’t gotten your vaccination, let me tell you how to honor the nurses,” said Love. “Go get you vaccine as soon as possible.” Love said you can’t provide too much education when it comes to achieving … Read More

DFWHC and Alexion webinar “ANDEXXA – Budget Impact Model” set for May 26

05/05/2021

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. will co-host the webinar “Andexanet alfa Budget Impact Model” on Wednesday, May 26 from 1:00-2:00 p.m., CDT. Join us for this complimentary virtual discussion on health economics. Using an approved model structure developed with clinical guidance, the speakers will detail the cost-effectiveness and budgetary impact of andexanet alfa on selected health … Read More

Vaccine Clinic available at Haltom City on May 6

05/04/2021

Haltom City and MedStar will be hosting a one-day COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Thursday, May 6 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the American Legion Post 655. Up to 1,000 Moderna vaccines will be available to all eligible adults 18 years of age or older. Registration is preferred but not required. You can reserve your vaccine at https://usa.quickscreen.health/medstar-vaccination#/screening. For … Read More

Guests from Parkland, UTSW and Prism highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

05/03/2021

Episode 18 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 an inspiring COVID-19 survival story, the possibility of herd immunity and childhood vaccinations. Guests included: • Dr. Satyam Nayak, Internal Medicine at Parkland Health & Hospital System and UT … Read More

DFWHC and BKD webinar “Where Hospitals Stand: Acts, RAC & 340B” has been posted online

04/30/2021

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and BKD, LLP webinar “Where Hospitals Stand: Acts, RAC and 340B” originally broadcast on April 29 has now been posted online. The virtual panel discussion included experts from BKD and DFWHC detailing the latest on the No Surprises Act, RAC Audits and 340B. Speakers included Dan Clark, managing director at BKD; Paula Archer, director, healthcare … Read More

DFWHC’s Love discusses North Texas healthcare collaboration in D CEO story

04/29/2021

“All the hospitals are realizing it’s not about competition. It’s about trying to improve the health of the community,” said Stephen Love, president/CEO of the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) in a D CEO story that dropped this week. Titled “COVID-19 Brought Unprecedented Health System Collaboration to DFW” and penned by Will Maddox, the story detailed the unique efforts of the … Read More

Vaccine Clinic available at Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church on Friday

04/29/2021

The City of Fort Worth and MedStar will be hosting a one-day COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Friday, April 30 from 12:00 noon to 7:00 p.m. at the Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church. Up to 1,000 vaccines will be available to all eligible adults 18 years of age or older. The first and second dose of Moderna vaccines will be available. … Read More

TWU’s Nursing Informatics Conference is Friday – last chance to register!

04/28/2021

The Texas Woman’s University College of Nursing’s annual Doswell Nursing Informatics Conference is this Friday from 8:45 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Deadline to register is today! This year’s virtual event is complimentary and will be themed “Health Inequities: The Role of Interprofessional Health Informatics and Communities.” It’s a terrific lineup to include: • Dr. Christopher Murray, Director of the Institute … Read More

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

04/27/2021

Episode 17 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 National Minority Health Month and mental health issues of children when dealing with COVID-19. Guests included: • Dr. Stella Lisk, Structural Heart Program Coordinator at Texas Health Harris Methodist … Read More