Guests from Parkland, Texas Health and Baylor Scott & White highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”


Episode 1 of the third 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 flu shot safety, U.S. immigrants working in healthcare and veterans working in healthcare. Guests included: • Dr. Cesar Termulo, Associate Medical Director at Parkland’s Hatcher Station Community Oriented Primary … Read More

Stopping the flu starts with you – get your flu shot today!


During this time of COVID-19, getting your flu shot has never been more important. With North Texas hospital employees working tirelessly to combat the pandemic, the last thing they need to worry about is a wave of patients suffering from the flu. Simply put, stopping the flu starts with you! The single best way to prevent the flu is to … Read More

“Human Side of Health Care” details Coronavirus and elderly with guests from Parkland, Medical City


Episode seven of the DFW Hospital Council’s weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast yesterday on KRLD 1080 AM. Guest stars included: • Dr. Trish Perl, Chief, Division of Infectious Disease at UT Southwestern and Parkland Health & Hospital System; • and Dr. Charles Herlihy, Medical Director of the Geriatric Behavioral Unit at Medical City North … Read More

Don’t wait, vaccinate! Free flu shots in Garland on Saturday


Dallas County Health and Human Services will arrive at the South Garland Library this Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon to provide free flu shots for adults and seniors. So don’t wait, vaccinate! South Garland Library is located at 4845 Broadway Boulevard in Garland. Just look for the white flu mobilization van. Be there or be sick.

DFWHC participates in Vaccinate Texas campaign


Don’t sit on your spurs, the flu just rolled in! Working with Texas pharmacists, healthcare organizations and legislators, the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) is participating in the launch of a Walgreens outreach campaign to educate people on the importance of the flu vaccination. The Vaccinate Texas campaign, which runs from now until the end of the year, highlights cultural aspects … Read More

DFWHC participates in campaign to promote flu vaccinations


By December, many Texans may feel it’s too late for a flu vaccine. But the approaching winter months serve as the peak season for the flu in Texas. As part of National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW) from December 8–14, the Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) is partnering with Walgreens, Texas pharmacists and legislators to make a push towards educating North … Read More