Press Releases

DFW HEN part of national improvement in patient safety

May 21, 2014

IRVING, TX — A new Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) study reflects a 9 percent decrease in patient harm nationally in 2011 and 2012, and an 8 percent… more

Area hospital employees awarded at April 22 luncheon

April 23, 2014

IRVING, TX – A salute to the North Texas hospital workforce, the Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council Foundation’s (DFWHC Foundation) Annual Employee of the Year Luncheon celebrated its 18th year on… more

DFWHC announces 2014 Board of Trustees

January 7, 2014

IRVING, TX – The Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) has announced its Board of Trustees for 2014. The Board of Trustees consists of the following individuals: • Chair Daniela “Dany”… more

Hospital economic impact exceeds $14 billion and 265,000 jobs

November 14, 2013

IRVING, TX – The 2013 economic impact of the 85 member hospitals of the Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) on the North Texas economy is $14.4 billion in labor income,… more

Sept. 24 event offers education on collection of sexual assault evidence

August 21, 2013

IRVING, TX – As a result of Senate Bill 1191, starting Sept. 1 all Texas hospitals with emergency rooms will be required to have staff trained in at least basic… more

New trustee award named in honor of Kerney Laday, Sr.

August 19, 2013

IRVING, TX – The Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) announced today the creation of a new trustee award to be presented for the first time at the Annual Awards Luncheon,… more

Jessica Rangel O’Neal named Young Healthcare Executive of the Year

August 16, 2013

IRVING, TX – The Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) announced today Jessica Rangel O’Neal, vice president of operations of Methodist Dallas Medical Center, was chosen as the 2013 Young Healthcare… more

Florence Shapiro to be honored at annual healthcare luncheon

August 15, 2013

IRVING, TX – The Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) announced it will present the 2013 Distinguished Health Service Award to Florence Shapiro for her career dedication to North Texas healthcare… more

Area hospital employees awarded at April 18 Luncheon

April 18, 2013

IRVING, TX – A salute to the North Texas hospital workforce, the Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council Foundation’s (DFWHC Foundation) Annual Employee of the Year Luncheon celebrated its 17th year April… more

DFWHC announces 2013 Board of Trustees

December 17, 2012

IRVING, TX – The Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) has announced its Board of Trustees for 2013. The Board of Trustees consists of the following individuals: • Chair Rick Merrill,… more