Broward Health Medical Center
1600 S Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Broward Health Medical Center

About Broward Health Medical Center

A respected leader in healthcare since its founding in 1938, Broward Health Medical Center's mission has remained constant over the decades: to provide all the people of Broward County with the best possible medical care. Broward Health Medical Center (BHMC) continues to deliver on that promise through its commitment to physician excellence, technologic advancement and academic affiliation. Caring for our community goes far beyond the walls of the medical center. Learn more.

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08.11 | Broward Health Medical Center Earns Distinguished Safety Award

08.05 | Broward Health Chief of Emergency Medicine Recognized For Co-Founding Statewide EMS Education Forum

07.02 | Broward Health Medical Center Receives Comprehensive Stroke Center Designation

05.27 | Louis Yogel, M.D., Named New Chief of Staff for Broward Health Medical Center and Chris Evert Children’s Hospital

04.25 | Broward Health Medical Center Names New Chief Financial Officer

04.18 | Newly Renovated Adult Infusion Center Unveiled at Broward Health Medical Center

04.14 | Medical residencies key to new doctors in South Florida - Sun Sentinel

03.21 | Program Results In Zero Early Elective Births At Broward Health Medical Center

03.14 | Nearly 6-Pound Tumor Removed In Life-Saving Surgery - CBS 4

02.07 | Guidelines for Lung Cancer Screening Save Lives - Local 10

02.06 | The Heart Center of Excellence at Broward Health Medical Center Offers New Implantable Defibrillator for Patients at Risk of Sudden Cardiac Arrest

01.14 | A Pioneering Palliative Care Program “Walks Alongside” Broward Health Patients - Miami Herald

12.20 | Sarajevo Woman Travels to South Florida for Life-Changing Surgery - Sun-Sentinel

12.17 | Bosnian Woman Injured in Blast Set for Surgery by Hometown Doctor - Local 10

12.17 | Bosnian War Victim Receives Facial Reconstruction Surgery by Bosnian War Refugee Physician Zoran Potparic

12.16 | Broward Health Medical Center CEO Calvin Glidewell is a 2013 Healthcare Leader to Know - Becker's Hospital Review

12.13 | 'Weekend Warrior' Injuries Hobble S. Florida's 50-plus Crowd - Sun Sentinel

12.12 | Cancer Survivors Left with Lingering Side Effects - Local 10

12.09 | Broward Health Medical Center Wins National Commitment to Excellence Award

11.26 | Broward Health Medical Center Aims to Transform Cancer Care with Via Oncology Pathways

11.14 | Broward Health Offers Lung Cancer Screenings for $99 - NBC 6 in the Mix

10.31 | Broward Health Medical Center's Dr. Guaqueta Speaks at Breast Cancer Event - Jewish Journal

10.24 | Broward Health Medical Center Recertified By NFL to Provide Joint Replacement Surgery for Retired Players

10.15 | Life's Victories - Netlyn Charles's Story of Survival - Sun Sentinel

10.11 | Debating Stage 0 Cancer - Local 10

10.11 | Life's Victories - Eileen Kearns' Story of Survival - Sun Sentinel

09.20 | Broward Health Medical Center featured in Patient Experience article: Sun-Sentinel

08.06 | Watch Broward Health Medical Center's 75th Anniversary Video

07.29 | Broward Health Medical Center First in South Florida to Receive Joint Commission Advanced Certification in Coronary Artery Bypass Graft

07.22 | Broward Health Medical Center 75th Anniversary - highlighted in the Sun Sentinel

06.10 | Broward Health Medical Center Health Fair Celebrates 75 Years of Good Health

05.03 | Barry S. Berman, M.D., to Serve as Chair of Clinical Practice Committee for Florida Association of Clinical Oncology

01.22 | Delia Constanza Guaqueta, M.D., Joins Broward Health Medical Center Medical Staff

12.07 | BHMC's Dr. Brian Cross Featured in AO North America News

12.06 | BHMC's Dr. El Sanadi Featured in Medscape Today Article

11.14 | Broward Health Medical Center Awarded Organ Donation Medal of Honor

10.24 | Lillian S. Wells Women’s Health Center Wins Women’s Choice Award

10.22 | Broward Health Medical Center Receives Accreditation from The American College of Radiology

07.17 | Broward Health Hospitals Receive Wheelchair Donation from the Wheelchair Foundation and CVS Caremark

04.24 | Broward Health Medical Center Named LIVESTRONG® Community Impact Project Award Recipient

04.19 | BHMC's Joint Replacement Center has the Latest Surgical Techniques

04.18 | Learn More About BHMC's International Program

04.18 | BHMC's Breast Center Offers a Full Spectrum of Cancer Care

04.17 | BHMC's Heart Center of Excellence Provides Comprehensive Care

03.20 | Healing with the Humble Harmonica

02.24 | Broward Health Broward General Medical Center Primary Stroke Center Recognized with Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

02.15 | Hand-Knitted Blankets Keep Broward Health Broward General Medical Center Cancer Patients Wrapped in Love

01.16 | Transplant Foundation Presents Audra Lopez with 2011 Kruger Award

01.10 | Broward Health Broward General Medical Center Gets a Clean Bill of Health

11.15 | Broward General Medical Center Names Dianne Whitelocke Regional Director of Physician and Medical Staff Administration

10.04 | Broward Health Heart Chief Michael A. Chizner, MD, Listed top 1% in the Nation by U.S. News & World Report

09.08 | Broward General Medical Center Receives Two Luminare Awards

08.25 | When it Comes to Stroke, Quick Response is Key

08.16 | Broward General Medical Center Names Connie Thornton Regional Manager of Quality/Patient Safety Officer

08.08 | CryoAblation Brings State-of-the-Art Care to Patients at Broward General Medical Center

07.20 | Patricia Baker Earns Recognition as ONS Cancer Chemotherapy Course Trainer

06.21 | Broward General Medical Center Names Marilyn Klenk Regional Manager of Risk Management

06.15 | The Heart Gallery of Broward County and Broward General Medical Center Team Up to Promote Adoption for Children in Foster Care

06.13 | Students Rewarded for Their Interest in Medicine by the Medical Staff of Broward General Medical Center

06.07 | Broward General Medical Center’s Annual Cancer Screening Promotes Skin Cancer Awareness

05.13 | Broward General Medical Center Honors Life-Saving Organ and Tissue Donors

05.03 | Broward General Medical Center Among U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals Metro Ranking

04.05 | Songwriter and Author Sue Shifrin-Cassidy to Host Workshop for Women at Broward General Medical Center

03.16 | For Teens with Cancer, the 2nd Annual "Prom to Remember" Hosted by Seven South Florida Hospitals will be an Unforgettable Night

02.25 | Broward General Medical Center Named LIVESTRONG® Community Impact Project Award Recipient

02.24 | Haiti Survivor Returns to Broward General Medical Center to Personally Thank Staff Members

02.16 | Broward Health Cardiologist Appointed to Two Leadership Positions in His Field

02.10 | Broward Health Heart Center of Excellence Cardiologist Becomes Broward County’s First Physician to be Board Certified in Advanced Heart Disease & Cardiac Transplantation

02.09 | Broward General Medical Center Lactation Center Honored

01.12 | Broward General University Helps Physician Office Staffs Improve Customer Service

01.03 | Broward General Medical Center Welcomes First Baby Born in 2011 with Special Centennial Gift

12.14 | Broward General Medical Center Appoints New Chief Operating Officer

11.29 | Dr. Brian Cross Receives Humanitarian Award from The Rotary Club of Weston

11.28 | Broward Health Broward General Medical Center’s New Wellness Center Now Open

10.19 | October is National Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month

09.17 | BGMC offers new moms a “suite” experience in the Maternity Department

08.27 | Broward General Medical Center Appoints New Medical Staff

08.20 | Broward General Medical Center Granted a Certificate of Need for Adult Liver Transplantation Program

08.18 | Broward Health Physician George Caldwell, M.D., selected as one of the 'Leading Physicians of the World' by International Association of Orthopedic Surgeons

08.12 | Broward Health Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist Appointed to Highest Designation in His Field

08.12 | Broward General Medical Center Recognized for Implementing Quality Heart Disease and Stroke Care

08.02 | Students Rewarded for their Interest in Medicine by the Medical Staff of BGMC

07.20 | BGMC’s Dr. Julian Moore Awarded Daniel Koprince National Award in Dermatology

07.09 | Broward General Medical Center Appoints New Medical Staff

07.08 | Patients are “Breathing Easy” Thanks to Pulmonary Rehabilitation at Broward General Medical Center

07.02 | Broward Health’s Director of Sports Medicine and Wellness Inducted into the NATA Hall of Fame

07.01 | Broward General Medical Center and Chris Evert Children’s Hospital Wound Care Nurses' Poster Winner at National and International Conference

06.28 | Broward Health program helps cash flow for health care

06.11 | Rajiv Chokshi, M.D., Elected Chief of Staff for Broward General Medical Center and Chris Evert Children’s Hospital

05.18 | 3rd Annual Cancer Survivor Day Celebration at Broward General Medical Center and Chris Evert Children's Hospital

04.28 | Mother’s Corner at Broward General Medical Center Helps New Moms and Their Babies

04.20 | Broward General Medical Center Works with Hispanic Unity of Florida to Help Hispanic Community Obtain Medical Financial Assistance

04.05 | “Baby Basics” Donations Are a Gift of Love from One Mom to Another

03.29 | For Teens with Cancer, “Unforgettable Prom” Sponsored by Seven South Florida Hospitals Will Be a Night to Remember

03.09 | Broward General Medical Center Joins Movement To Raise Awareness and Prevention of Deep-Vein Thrombosis

01.28 | Former NFL Players Team Up for Heart Health Screenings at BGMC

01.26 | BGMC Among Top Five Percent in Nation for Quality of Patient Outcomes

01.08 | Start the New Year off Right! Visit Our Wellness Center

11.09 | November is Palliative Care Month

11.06 | BGMC Only Hospital in South Florida Selected to Participate in nH1N1 Clinical Trial

11.03 | Broward General Medical Center Receives 2009 Hospital Achievement Luminare Award

10.22 | BGMC Hosts Breastfeeding Seminar with Renowned Author Dr. Christina Smillie

10.09 | BGMC Offers Affiliated Physicians Alternative Method for Earning CME Credits

10.08 | BGMC Psychotherapist Chair of Broward County National Recovery Committee

10.02 | Center for Medicare/Medicaid Services calls BGMC’s Adult Liver Transplant Fully Compliant

08.12 | Chris Evert Children’s Hospital Welcomes Kilwins of Las Olas

08.11 | CECH to Host Bone Marrow Donor Drive August 18 and 19

08.05 | Patricia Rowe-King, MD, Named Chair of Pediatrics at the CECH

08.03 | CECH Mascot "Starsky" Sends Children off to Camp Boggy Creek

07.22 | Broward General Physician and Cardiovascular Research Team Honored

07.20 | Broward General Recognized for Implementing Quality Heart Disease and Stroke Care

07.08 | Broward General Medical Center Delivers Family’s Third Set of Twins

07.01 | Broward Health Hosts International Trauma Physicians

06.26 | Broward Health and Kindred Healthcare Partner to Provide Patients Optimal Care

06.23 | Broward General Medical Center Upgrades Intensive Care Unit with Life-Saving Technology

06.16 | Broward Health Leads South Florida in Sedation Best Practice Protocols

06.12 | Broward General Medical Center Celebrates National Cancer Survivors Day

06.09 | BGMC's New Financial Assistance Program Gets Kick-Started

06.08 | BGMC's Heart Center of Excellence has High-Tech Tools for Faster, Precise Heart Procedure

06.04 | BGMC Physicians and Ft. Lauderdale Fire Rescue Save Man's Life

05.26 | BGMC Nurse Recognized as Broward County Nurse of the Year

05.14 | BGMC's Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Conference a Success

04.20 | Broward General Medical Center Celebrates Earth Day by Planting a Tree

04.03 | Broward General Cancer Services Earns Outstanding Achievement Award

03.24 | Frank P. Catinella, MD, Appointed Medical Director of CVICU at Heart Center of Excellence

03.09 | Seventh Annual Day of Research & Hope

01.06 | Broward General Medical Center Receives American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines Silver Performance Achievement Award

05.19 | National Sleep Foundation & BGMC Disorders Center Offer Tips for "Sleeping into a Slimmer Summer"

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