June 2018 Newsletter
Welcome to the June edition of our Online Newsletter. We hope
to communicate with you regularly to give you the latest updates on our projects in data, research, quality, workforce and
public health.
Look below for the latest projects we are working on to
strengthen the health and safety of our community.
Patient Safety Summit
Annual event Aug. 13-14
The DFWHC Foundation's 11th Annual Patient Safety Summit is scheduled for August 13-14 at the Arlington Convention Center. This year's theme is "Home Run for Safety" with Sorrel King and Dave Dravecky serving as speakers.

Preceptor Academy
This Friday in Dallas
Last chance to register for the DFWHC Foundation Workforce Center’s North Texas Nurse Preceptor Academy this Friday at Medical City Dallas Hospital. The program is from 8:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Yellow Belts awarded to grads
The DFWHC Foundation finished its third series of Lean “Six Sigma” Yellow Belt presentations on May 30 at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in Dallas. The graduation ceremony honored 69 participants.

Community Health!
Team makes D.C. appearance
Representatives of the North Texas Community Health Collaborative were invited to the nation’s capital on April 22-25 to discuss “Accelerating the Impact of Population Approaches to Mental Health First Aid.”

The DFWHC Foundation Mission is to serve as a catalyst
for continual improvement in public health and healthcare
delivery through education, research, communication,
collaboration and coordination.
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