Thursday, July 08, 2010
City of Weston Commission Honors Broward Health Weston on its 10th Anniversary
In celebration of its tenth anniversary in serving the Weston community, Broward Health Weston (BHW) received special recognition from Mayor Eric M. Hersh on behalf of the City Commission of Weston.
A proclamation from the City Commission was presented to the North Broward Hospital District (NBHD) Board of Commissioners which stated that the healthcare facility has persistently enhanced its facility and offerings, including a $3 million imaging equipment upgrade; implementation of Phillips PACS; participated in the Pediatric Dose Reduction Program for pediatric CT’s; and was the first in the county to acquire the Siemens 128 multi-slice CT scanner. The proclamation further stated that BHW was there not only for the community, but is a part of the community having provided community service programming, events and much more.
“Broward Health Weston is the epitome of a world-class community healthcare center,” said Commissioner Miguel ‘Mike’ Fernandez, North Broward Hospital District Board of Commissioners. “We at Broward Health are fortunate to have the opportunity to serve the wonderful people of Weston and to be recognized on our tenth anniversary by the City Commission of Weston.”
Broward Health Weston is a 78,000 square foot free-standing facility that provides a large array of services including a Same Day Surgery Center, complete diagnostic imaging services, Women’s Center, and Urgent Care Center.
Broward Health, providing service for more than 50 years, is a nationally recognized system offering world class health care services to our neighbors in South Florida. One of the 10 largest public health systems in the nation, Broward Health includes Broward General Medical Center, North Broward Medical Center, Imperial Point Medical Center, Coral Springs Medical Center, Chris Evert Children’s Hospital, Broward Health Weston and more than 30 facilities of the Community Health Services and Broward Health Physician Group. For more information visit, www.browardhealth.org.
(L-R): NBHD Commissioners Jennifer O’Flannery Anderson & Joel Gustafson; Weston Mayor Eric Hersh; NBHD Commissioners Rhonda A. Calhoun, Joseph Cobo, Miguel ‘Mike’ Fernandez, Clarence McKee; and Broward Health CEO Frank Nask.