DFWHC joins more than 180 groups urging state leaders to expand health coverage

04/20/2021

Today, 188 Texas organizations including the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) banded together to urge state leaders to provide a health insurance option for low-wage Texas adults. A wide spectrum of physicians, health care providers, local officials, business leaders and advocates signed the letter to Gov. Abbott, Lt. Gov. Patrick, House Speaker Phelan, and members of the Texas Legislature. Noting that … Read More

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

04/19/2021

Episode 16 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 latest news on COVID-19 vaccines and safety tips for the upcoming summer months. Guests included: • Dr. John Carlo, President/CEO, Prism Health North Texas; • Dr. Andrew Morris, … Read More

ACHE of NTX to host healthcare “Sustainability” discussion on April 22

04/16/2021

The ACHE of North Texas will host “Sustainability of Healthcare Organizations” on Tuesday, April 22 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., CDT. The virtual event will be a panel discussion on the issues surrounding sustainability for healthcare institutions into the 21st century. The talk will emphasize the necessity of understanding operational and cost problems for healthcare system growth. The goal … Read More

DFWHC and BKD webinar “Where Hospitals Stand: Acts, RAC & 340B” set for April 29

04/14/2021

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and BKD, LLP will co-host the webinar “Where Hospitals Stand: Acts, RAC and 340B” on Thursday, April 29 from 1:00-2:00 p.m., CDT. Join us for this virtual panel discussion as experts from BKD and DFWHC detail the latest on the No Surprises Act, RAC Audits and 340B. Speakers will include Dan Clark, managing director at … Read More

DFWHC and InsMed webinar “Physician & Executive Benefit Expectations” has been posted online

04/09/2021

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and InsMed Insurance Agency, Inc. webinar “No Cost Opportunity to Address Physician and Executive Benefit Expectations” originally broadcast on April 8 has now been posted online. Morten Sorensen, the executive vice president of InsMed Insurance Agency, served as guest speaker. The complimentary event was a great opportunity to learn how you can add benefit value … Read More

Just two days until DFWHC and InsMed webinar “Physician and Executive Benefit Expectations”

04/06/2021

It’s just two days until the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and InsMed Insurance Agency, Inc. webinar “No Cost Opportunity to Address Physician and Executive Benefit Expectations” this Thursday, April 8 from 1:00-2:00 p.m., CDT. Morten Sorensen, the executive vice president of InsMed Insurance Agency, will serve as guest speaker. This complimentary event is a great opportunity to learn how you … Read More

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

04/05/2021

Episode 14 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 timely discussion focused on regional data predictions on COVID-19 and upcoming summer skin protection. Guests included: • Steve Miff, President/CEO at Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation; • Dr. Mary Hurley, Dermatologist … Read More

Just one week until DFWHC and InsMed webinar “Physician and Executive Benefit Expectations”

04/01/2021

It’s just one week until the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and InsMed Insurance Agency, Inc. webinar “No Cost Opportunity to Address Physician and Executive Benefit Expectations” on Thursday, April 8 from 1:00-2:00 p.m., CDT. Morten Sorensen, the executive vice president of InsMed Insurance Agency, will serve as guest speaker. This complimentary event is a great opportunity to learn how you … Read More

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

03/29/2021

Episode 13 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 timely discussion focused on pregnancy and COVID-19, including the pressing question, “Is it safe for a pregnant woman to receive the vaccination?” Guests included: • Dr. Emily Adhikari, OB/GYN at Parkland … Read More