DFWHC and UTA’s “Improving Provider Practice Outcomes” webinar is next Thursday – 1.0 HIMSS CEU available!

09/23/2022

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and UT Arlington College of Nursing and Health Innovation complimentary webinar “Improving Provider Practice Outcomes: The Case for Community-based Data Analysis for Actionable Results” is next Thursday, September 29 from 1:00-2:00 p.m., CST. There will be 1.0 HIMSS CEU available. This event has almost sold out – register today! Speakers will include Dr. Charles Johnson, … Read More

DFWHC and UT Arlington to co-host “Improving Provider Practice Outcomes” webinar on Sept. 29

09/12/2022

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and UT Arlington College of Nursing and Health Innovation complimentary webinar “Improving Provider Practice Outcomes: The Case for Community-based Data Analysis for Actionable Results” is set for Thursday, September 29 from 1:00-2:00 p.m., CST. There will be 1.0 HIMSS CEU available. Speakers will include Dr. Charles Johnson, Director of Academic Advising at UT Arlington; Dr. … Read More

DFWHC and ACU webinar “Nursing’s Future: Technology and Telehealth” has been posted online

06/03/2022

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and Abilene Christian University (ACU) complimentary webinar “Nursing’s Future: Technology Opportunities and Telehealth” originally broadcast on June 2 has been posted online. The interactive panel discussion explored patient utilization, chronic care management, mental health treatment, data sharing and pediatric care. Speakers included Catherine Garner, DrPH, MPA, MSN, RN and ACU Professor; Rhonda Howard, ACU Dissertation … Read More

Healthcare Worker Burnout – new report released by U.S. Surgeon General

06/01/2022

Blog by Mari Tietze, PhD, RN-BC, FHIMSS, FAAN, Professor, UT Arlington College of Nursing and Health Innovation Burnout is the topic of the newly released report “Addressing Health Worker Burnout” by the U.S. Surgeon General, to include a substantive action plan to address this growing issue for healthcare providers. The report distinguishes between burnout and moral injury, and it’s essential … Read More

One week until DFWHC and ACU webinar “Nursing’s Future: Technology and Telehealth” Register today!

05/26/2022

It’s just one week until the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and Abilene Christian University (ACU) complimentary webinar “Nursing’s Future: Technology Opportunities and Telehealth” on Thursday, June 2 from 1:00-2:00 p.m., CST. This interactive panel discussion will explore patient utilization, chronic care management, mental health treatment, data sharing and pediatric care. During the pandemic, telehealth and technology investment increased by more … Read More

DFWHC and Abilene Christian University webinar “Nursing’s Future: Technology and Telehealth” in three weeks!

05/12/2022

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and Abilene Christian University (ACU) will co-host the complimentary webinar “Nursing’s Future: Technology Opportunities and Telehealth” in just three weeks on Thursday, June 2 from 1:00-2:00 p.m., CST. This interactive panel discussion will explore patient utilization, chronic care management, mental health treatment, data sharing and pediatric care. During the pandemic, telehealth and technology investment increased … Read More

OSPECS offers training to North Texas area

05/11/2022

DFW Hospital Council Associate Member OSPECS Consulting, LLC announced this week the company’s team members were offering training to hospitals in the North Texas area. OSPECS provides a high-level disinfection and sterilization comprehensive assessment program which has been termed “A 180-degree approach.” Mary Olivera, OSPECS President/CEO, is an in-demand national expert on sterile processing. For more than two decades, she … Read More

DFWHC and Abilene Christian University webinar “Nursing’s Future: Technology and Telehealth” set for June 2

04/27/2022

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and Abilene Christian University (ACU) will co-host the complimentary webinar “Nursing’s Future: Technology Opportunities and Telehealth” on Thursday, June 2 from 1:00-2:00 p.m., CST. This interactive panel discussion will explore patient utilization, chronic care management, mental health treatment, data sharing and pediatric care. During the pandemic, telehealth and technology investment increased by more than 150%, … Read More

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

03/28/2022

Episode 13 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 springtime allergies and healthy ways to process grief. Guests included: • Dr. Curtis Johnson, Medical Director of Emergency Services at Medical City North Hills; • Flor Leal, PhD, Palliative … Read More

Guests from Medical City and Children’s Health highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

03/21/2022

Episode 12 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 an innovative program for nursing education and crucial treatment for childhood heart defects. Guests included: • Rose Johnson, Administrative Director of Academic Partnerships and Nurse Leader Development at Medical … Read More