When was the last time you got a raise? Was it a significant increase? For most Texans, it probably wasn’t enough to account for their rising health care costs. Tune in to this episode of Blue Promise to learn more about the single biggest health care issue for most Americans. CLICK HERE to see video of the podcast.
In Dallas-Fort Worth, health care prices climbed 15% from 2012 to 2016, and usage dropped by double digits. CLICK HERE to read more.
Lots of people worry about paying for health care, and that’s understandable, given the steady rise in insurance premiums, deductibles and copays. CLICK HERE to read more.
Since 2015, Baylor Scott & White has added millions of outpatient customers and increased outpatient surgeries by 50,000 a year. CLICK HERE to read more.
Three hospitals in North Texas were named Top Hospitals by The Leapfrog Group: Medical City Alliance, Medical City Denton and Methodist Richardson Medical Center. The elite award is one of the most competitive honors American hospitals can receive in safety and quality. CLICK HERE to learn more.
The DFW Business Group on Health (DFWBGH) has been selected to lead efforts in North Texas to improve care for mental illness and substance use. This is part of a transformative initiative called “The Path Forward for Mental Health and Substance Use,” led by the National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions, American Psychiatric Association, American Psychiatric Association Foundation, Center for Workplace Mental Health and Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute. CLICK HERE to learn more.
The Voter's Guide to Healthcare Omni Park West Dallas 1590 Lyndon B Johnson Fwy, Dallas, TX 75234 Registration begins at 11:30 AM Lunch service and opening remarks begin at 12:00 PM Program begins at 12:15 PM Speaker: Den Bishop, President, Holmes Murphy Why has healthcare become so political? Can’t we just get the government out of healthcare? Can’t the government just give us all free healthcare? Everyone seems to have an opinion on the government’s role in healthcare, join DFWBGH and Holmes Murphy President Den Bishop to learn more about the US Healthcare Ecosystem, ACA issues, Price Discrimination, Payment Reform…
August 14, 2019 Regional Benefits Forum DoubleTree Hilton Hotel San Antonio Airport 37 NE Loop 410 at McCullough, San Antonio, TX 78216
August 15, 2019 Regional Benefits Forum Hilton Houston Post Oak by the Galleria 2001 Post Oak Blvd., Houston, TX 77056
August 21, 2019 Cancer Care Huddle - Stage and Screen Omni Park West Dallas 1590 Lyndon B Johnson Fwy, Dallas, TX 75234
September 19-20, 2019 National Association of Worksite Health Centers 7th Annual Forum - Creating and Expanding Worksite Clinics Sheraton by the Galleria, 4801 LBJ Fwy., Dallas, Texas 75244
December 06, 2019 Upcoming Annual Forum – 2020 Vision Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas 500 West Las Colinas Boulevard Irving, TX 75039