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 Cancer Care Huddle Stage & Screen Premier on August 21st played to a captivated audience of 140 North Texas employers and health services providers. The live stage production, performed by a cast of 20 local business executives, demonstrated how a “football huddle” approach to cancer care management can ease the patient’s journey and improve outcomes.
DFWBGH has been selected to lead the North Texas roll-out of the national The Path Forward for Mental Health and Substance. The goal of this 5-year transformative initiative is to improve early detection and access to effective treatment for mental illness and substance abuse. CLICK HERE to learn more.
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One might not expect a dairy company to be a top innovator when it comes to providing healthcare to its employees, but Dallas’ Dean Foods has an award-winning benefits plan that is keeping quality high while flipping eight percent annual increases to outright annual reductions. CLICK HERE to read more.
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
Building A Bridge To Better MSK Outcomes May 7, 2019 — 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 Scott Conard, MD, Converging Health Moderator for this event Christopher Crow, MD, CEO of StratiFi Health; President of Catalyst Health Network Chris Cato, DC, Vice President of Clinical Strategy, Airrosti Shante Akafia, IPMA-CP, Director of Human Resources, City of Plano Musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions, including low back pain, are a top spend for most employers. Worse, about 30% of that…