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Dec
12
2018
Wednesday
The North Broward Hospital District Board of Commissioners unanimously named Gino Santorio President/­­­CEO of Broward Health. Santorio assumes the role effective immediately. "I am excited to have been selected to lead Broward Health," stated Santorio. "Our team is motivated and looking forward to...
Dec
11
2018
Tuesday
For Jawanda Thomas, Broward Health Medical Center is not just her workplace, it's her birthplace. Find out what she loves most about her job.   Meet Jawanda Title and Department: PCA, Broward Health Medical Center Years at Broward Health: 13 years What motivates me to come to work each...
Dec
08
2018
Saturday
On December 8, 2017, while working on a fence with his son and grandson, 71-year-old Robert Leonard suffered a heart attack and collapsed to the ground. "I don't remember anything from that day," says Leonard, but his son, Rob Jr., tearfully recalls when his father stopped breathing. "I started...
Nov
28
2018
Wednesday
Get rid of workplace tension by following these five tips:  Look up and rest your eyes on a distant spot for a few minutes. This will help counter eye strain from focusing on close-up work and help clear up any fuzziness. Adjust your posture. Sitting up straight, placing...
Nov
27
2018
Tuesday
When it comes to lung cancer, the numbers do all the talking. It is responsible for more deaths than breast, ovarian, uterine, colon, prostate and brain cancers combined. Dennis Tishko, M.D., has been a thoracic surgeon for 25 years and has become quite passionate about treating and preventing the...
Nov
26
2018
Monday
Steve Fredrickson has been part of the Broward Health family for the past 45 years. Find out what keeps him coming back to work each day.  Meet Steve Title and Department: Regional Manager, Broward Health Imperial Point's Facility Services Years at Broward Health: 45 years What...
Nov
18
2018
Sunday
More than 800 volunteers gathered today at Children's Diagnostic & Treatment Center (CDTC) to ensure that South Florida families will have a festive Thanksgiving. For the 26th year, volunteers at the Basket Brigade distributed approximately 1,300 meals to families who call CDTC their medical...
Nov
15
2018
Thursday
Quitting smoking is no easy task, but each day that you don't smoke is a small victory. These all add up to a huge victory over time. Here are 10 tips to get you started: 1.) For the first few days after you quit smoking, spend as much free time as you can in public places where smoking is not...
Nov
14
2018
Wednesday
Stacy Angier Sworn in as New Board Member Fort Lauderdale, Florida – The North Broward Hospital District (NBHD) Board of Commissioners, which oversees Broward Health, elected its officers at the October board meeting. Andrew M. Klein was re-elected Chairman, Christopher Ure was re-elected...
Nov
12
2018
Monday
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Broward Health Community Health Services today hosted its annual Healthcare for the Homeless Thanksgiving Luncheon. Dozens of Broward Health staff and Health leadership provided a delicious meal and some holiday cheer for less-fortunate members of the community. "This...
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