DFWHC announces 2024 Board of Trustees

01/09/2024

The Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) has announced its Board of Trustees for 2024. The Board of Trustees consists of the following individuals: • Chair, Jessica O’Neal, CEO, Medical City Las Colinas • Chair-Elect, Vanessa Walls, Executive VP Northern Market, Children’s Health • Past Chair, Becky Tucker, Senior VP of Channel Integration, Texas Health • Trustee, Natalie Wilkins, VP Operations, … Read More

More than 700 turn out for DFWHC’s 75th Annual Awards Luncheon

10/30/2023

More than 700 attendees turned out for the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) 75th Annual Awards Luncheon on Friday, October 27 at the Irving Convention Center. With the theme of “Inspired Dedication,” this year’s event was highlighted by the appearance of Jane Pauley, anchor of the award-winning CBS Sunday Morning, as keynote speaker. Her presentation was moderated by Cynthia Izaguirre, news … Read More

U.S. India Chamber to host “Wellness & Workplace Conference” on Aug. 24

07/26/2023

The U.S. India Chamber of Commerce will host its annual “Wellness & Workplace Conference” on August 24 at the Holiday Inn Richardson from 9:00 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. This year’s event is themed “Health is Wealth: Reimagining Healthcare in 2023 and Beyond.” Parkland Health President/CEO Dr. Fred Cerise will serve as keynote speaker, with Texas State Senator Nathan Johnson providing … Read More

Sharn Barbarin of Medical City and Dr. Daniel Costa of UTSW highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

03/21/2023

Episode 12 of the fourth year of the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion included Medical City Arlington’s Chief Executive Officer discussing her career and a Professor of Radiology at UT Southwestern detailing the latest innovations in cancer treatment. Guests included: • Sharn … Read More

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

03/13/2023

Episode 11 of the fourth year of the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion detailed liver disease prevention and the latest innovations in pulmonology. Guests included: • Dr. Narayanan Menon, Medical Director of Liver Transplantation at Medical City Dallas; • Dr. Ramesh Subedi, … Read More

Guests from UTSW and Medical City highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

02/28/2023

Episode 9 of the fourth year of the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion detailed hearing loss and issues surrounding a specific heart test. Guests included: • Dr. William Even, Director of Clinical Audiology at UT Southwestern Medical Center; • Dr. Vinit Lal, … Read More

DFWHC announces 2023 Board of Trustees

01/18/2023

The Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) has announced its Board of Trustees for 2023. The Board of Trustees consists of the following individuals: • Chair, Becky Tucker, Senior VP of Channel Integration, Texas Health Resources • Chair-Elect, Jessica O’Neal, CEO, Medical City Las Colinas • Past Chair, Blake Kretz, President, Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital • Trustee, Dr. Roberto de … Read More

Guests from PHI Air Medical and Medical City highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

01/16/2023

Episode 3 of the fourth year of the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion detailed blood donations treatments for gastroesophageal reflux disease. Guests included: • Jason Piecek, Air Medical Base Supervisor/Flight Paramedic at PHI Air Medical; • Dr. Christopher Cottrell, General Surgeon at … Read More