DFWHC Board makes a stand against violence


In honor of today’s national day of awareness for “Hospitals Against Violence,” the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Board of Directors stood for a photograph to display unity with hospitals across the U.S. The campaign was the brainchild of the American Hospital Association (AHA) with a goal to focus national attention on ending all forms of violence through digital media to … Read More

DFWHC stands with AHA initiative to prevent violence


The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) announced today that it supports the American Hospital Association’s (AHA) initiative “Hospitals Against Violence.” The campaign’s goal is to focus national attention on ending all forms of violence through digital media to include tweets, photos and other online efforts. A national day of awareness has been scheduled for Friday, June 9 when hospitals across the … Read More

AHCA could cause more than 24 million to lose coverage


Blog by W. Stephen Love, President/CEO of the DFW Hospital Council On Thursday, the House of Representatives is expected to vote on the American Health Care Act (AHCA), legislation that would repeal and replace parts of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Specifically, the AHCA would end the enhanced Medicaid federal funding for future expansion populations, beginning in 2020, and transition … Read More

DFWHC adds its name in letters to President and Congress


DFW Hospital Council President/CEO W. Stephen Love worked with the American Hospital Association last week and signed letters mailed to President Donald Trump and members of Congress on Jan. 27. The letters were signed by 72 U.S. hospital associations and councils to include the Texas Hospital Association, Oklahoma Hospital Association, Louisiana Hospital Association and New Mexico Hospital Association. The letters … Read More

DFWHC supports strongly-worded amicus brief*


In a story posted this morning in D Healthcare Daily, the DFW Hospital Council and its President/CEO W. Stephen Love came out in support of the American Hospital Association’s strongly-worded amicus brief urging that the U.S. Supreme Court upholds the constitutionality of federal subsidies provided to lower and middle-income Americans through the Affordable Care Act. “This court case could undermine … Read More