In the panel discussion “Earning Our Stripes – Lessons from Leaders,” DFW Hospital Council Foundation President Kristin Jenkins will moderate some of the area’s top female executives during the Healthcare Financial Management Association’s (HFMA) Sept. 18 seminar “Lead This Way.” The all-day “Women’s Forum” begins at 8:30 a.m. at the Omni Mandalay Hotel at Las Colinas.
Jenkins will be leading a panel that includes Pam Stoyanoff, executive vice president at Methodist Health System; Audra Early, division vice president at Kindred Healthcare; and Daniela Decell, president/CEO at Las Colinas Medical Center. Their discussion is from 12:45 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
Additional speakers include Ambassador Karen Hughes, worldwide vice chair of Burson-Marsteller, detailing “The Five C’s of Communication.” Jeanenne LaMarsh, executive director at LaMarsh Global, will open the program with “Changing the Way We Change.”
For a full agenda, please click here.
To register, please click here.
If you weren’t there this morning, you missed a great opportunity to make business connections at the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) Speed Networking event at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. A fun opportunity to meet and greet healthcare executives, the event was attended by representatives of Parkland Health & Hospital System, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Konica Minolta, HCA’s Medical Center of Plano, Best Receivables Management, Children’s Health System of Texas, the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, DFW AHEC and Atlas Lift Tech. DFWHC President/CEO W. Stephen Love and DFWHC Foundation President Kristin Jenkins were also in attendance. DFWHC’s next Speed Networking event is set for Thursday, November 5. Plans for a complimentary evening “Speed Networking Happy Hour” will be announced soon.
You have nothing to lose but business cards! Just three days until the DFW Hospital Council’s complimentary Speed Networking event at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. There’s still time to register.
The event starts at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 3 in the hospital’s Reverchon Room. A complimentary breakfast will be provided.
Just two days until the DFW Hospital Council’s educational meeting “Safe Patient Handling and Mobility” on Wednesday, Sept. 2 at the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children auditorium. Register now for this complimentary event where a panel will discuss evidence that shows organizations with a robust and safe patient handling program see improved outcomes. Each year, as many as 1 million patients suffer a fall in U.S. hospitals making it the most common health care-acquired condition. Nearly half of those falls result in injury. Please join us to discuss:
• and Clinical Aspects of safe patient handling.
This meeting is from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and a continental breakfast will be provided. Atlas Lift is serving as sponsor. To register, click here.
DFWHC’s Summer Interlocutor is now available. Click the graphic below for detail on the opening of the New Parkland, the success of the 8th Annual Patient Safety Summit and this year’s Distinguished Health Service Award recipient. Hard copies will be mailed to membership this week.