Dr. John Hellerstedt, Texas lead on COVID-19, to serve as keynote at State of Reform virtual event on Oct. 6

09/24/2020

Commissioner Dr. John Hellerstedt, Texas’s lead coordinator for its COVID-19 response, will join the State of Reform North Texas Virtual Conference on October 6. The event, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., CDT, is returning to North Texas for the second straight year. The loaded agenda will include more than 25 speakers from across the metroplex to serve as panelists. … Read More

Executive sponsorships to DFWHC Annual Awards Luncheon virtual event now available

09/18/2020

We hope everyone has been able to stay safe during this trying year. Yes, the COVID-19 pandemic has challenged our society. But during this difficult time, we have witnessed first-hand our hospital healthcare heroes rising to the occasion. We have never been prouder to work with our hospital employees and leaders. Unfortunately, we had to cancel the in-person Annual Awards … Read More

ACHE of NTX to host “Breakfast with the President” on Sept. 1

08/27/2020

The ACHE of North Texas will host a virtual meet-and-greet “Breakfast with the President/COO Pamela Stoyanoff” on Tuesday, September 1 from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m., CDT. Pamela is the president and chief operating officer of Methodist Health System. She was most recently named one of the Top-12 women in Healthcare in North Texas by the Health Industry Council. She was … Read More

Health Catalyst virtual summit set for Sept. 1-3

08/18/2020

DFW Hospital Council Associate Member Health Catalyst will be hosting its Annual Healthcare Analytics Summit on September 1-3. The virtual event will be highlighted by more than 35 speakers. With the theme “The Transformative Role of Data and Analytics in a Post-COVID Era,” this year’s event will place a special emphasis on analytics during our country’s “new normal.” For agenda, … Read More

ACHE of NTX to host Aug. 27 COVID-19 Leadership Panel

08/14/2020

The ACHE of North Texas will host the virtual panel discussion “COVID-19 What We Learned: Leadership” on Thursday, August 27 from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m., CDT. Panelists will include: • Dr. Ralph Baine, President, Emergency Medical Consultants of TeamHealth; • Dr. Nikhil Bhayani, Infectious Disease Consultant, Associate Professor, TCU/UNTHSC Medical School; • Stephen Love, President/CEO, Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council; • … Read More

State of Reform to host North Texas virtual event on Oct. 6

08/13/2020

State of Reform is returning to North Texas – virtually! For the second straight year, State of Reform will host its Annual Health Policy Conference locally on October 6 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., CDT. More than 25 speakers from across the metroplex will serve as panelists. DJ Wilson, president/CEO of State of Reform, will serve as host. State … Read More

PYA – “CMS Price Transparency Rule: What hospitals need to know”

08/12/2020

The DFW Hospital Council posts guest blogs by Associate Members. The following was provided by PYA, PC. Blog by Kathy Reep, Senior Manager, PYA Rising healthcare costs have long plagued the U.S., with consumer, employer, provider and even the federal government bearing the financial burden. But the charges and payments for certain healthcare services have not always been clear or … Read More

Health Catalyst – 10 Strategies for Navigating Volume to Value

08/11/2020

The DFW Hospital Council posts guest blogs by Associate Members. The following was provided by Health Catalyst. Blog by Duncan Gallagher, President of Donegal Advisory Services, Health Catalyst As a country, we are confronting many options regarding accessible and affordable health insurance. Our choices include supporting state and national insurance exchanges, eliminating the individual mandate, repealing the Affordable Care Act, … Read More

Hall Render – COVID-19 cases increase, commercial eviction restrictions decrease

08/10/2020

The DFW Hospital Council posts guest blogs by Associate Members. The following was provided by Hall Render. The firm’s COVID-19 Resource Center can be found here. In April 2020, Hall Render published an article detailing state statutory, administrative and common law directives guiding commercial eviction and foreclosure actions during the COVID-19 pandemic. Two months later, the pandemic has far from … Read More