Mercer seminars set for March 5 in Plano, Irving and Fort Worth


DFW Hospital Council Associate Member Mercer will host “Health Benefit Trends & Insights You Can Use in 2019” at three different locations on Tuesday, March 5. The first event is from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at the Glen Eagles Country Club in Plano. An identical roundtable is set for 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Las Colinas Country Club … Read More

Hall Render – Sexual harassment legislation may impact employers


The DFW Hospital Council posts guest blogs by Associate Members. The following was provided by the Hall Render. In the year or so since the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements shined a national media spotlight on sexual harassment in the workplace, the issue has reached several courts and state legislatures as well. As a result, employers may now be required to … Read More

Hall Render – Marijuana in the Workplace: Legal Issues for Texas Employers


The DFW Hospital Council posts guest blogs by our Associate Members. The following was provided by Hall Render. By Robin Sheridan, JD, MILR at Hall Render, with assistance from Law Clerk Victoire Iradukunda At least 30 U.S. states and D.C. have legalized marijuana in some manner and 9, including D.C., have legalized it for recreational use. At the federal level, … Read More

Flatirons Digital Innovations – Take out IT costs to fuel world-class care


The DFW Hospital Council posts guest blogs by our Associate Members. The following was provided by Flatirons Digital Innovations. By Frank Hughes, Healthcare IT Specialist, Flatirons Digital Innovations As the cost of providing world-class healthcare continues to rise, healthcare organizations face ongoing challenges to support their patients, clinicians and practitioners. One of the biggest challenges that carries a significant underlying … Read More

DFWHHRA luncheon on “Financial Wellness” set for next Wednesday, Oct. 10


Just a few days are left to register for the Dallas-Fort Worth Healthcare Human Resources Association (DFWHHRA) luncheon “Employee Financial Wellness = Employer Resource Optimization” on Wednesday, October 10 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Texas Star Convention Center in Euless. David Cross, chief marketing officer of Fiducius, will serve as the keynote speaker. David is a customer … Read More

Hall Render – Conducting an effective sexual harassment investigation


The DFW Hospital Council is posting blogs submitted by our Associate Members. The following was provided by Hall Render. For guidelines, please contact Chris Wilson at You can’t turn on the television or open a news site today without being bombarded by new sexual harassment scandals. Given the current spotlight, and significant liability under both state and federal law, … Read More

Speaker announced for Aug. 16 DFWHC/Hall Render event


Robin Sheridan, an attorney with Hall Render whose area of expertise is human resources and employment litigation, was announced today as the speaker of the August 16 educational event “Bullying and Workplace Harassment plus Discipline and Discharge” from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. The complimentary session is the second of four events DFWHC … Read More