Broward Health News

Broward Health News

Aug
08
2016
Monday
Young nurse talking to girl patient with cast, and her mother, at Broward Health
Fort Lauderdale, FL - Once again, it is National Health Center Week, Broward Health recognizes the accomplishments and milestones achieved by dedicated Primary Care Warriors throughout our organization, for which quality patient care is of the utmost importance to all we serve. During National...
Aug
02
2016
Tuesday
Fort Lauderdale, FL - For decades, Fort Lauderdale plastic surgeon Dr. Jorge A. Perez has been South Florida’s go-to physician for image-conscious seniors hoping to maintain their youthful appearance through cosmetic surgery. Now, Dr. Perez has attracted the attention of an international TV...
Jul
14
2016
Thursday
Boy holding hand of MEDI robot at Broward Health
Fort Lauderdale, FL - Broward Health Children's Hospital has introduced a child-friendly robot named MEDi to its pediatric patients to help reduce pain, anxiety and fear associated with common medical procedures. The two-foot-tall robot is designed to ease the stress of the hospital experience for...
Jul
11
2016
Monday
Fort Lauderdale, FL - The Lillian S. Wells Foundation has donated $1 million toward a $2.5 million renovation project at Broward Health North, which will locate all of the hospital’s neurological services into one convenient area while allowing for the expansion of neurological...
Jun
21
2016
Tuesday
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. - Florida Blue has selected Broward Health Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center+ for Knee and Hip Replacement, part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated healthcare facilities shown to deliver improved patient...
Jun
16
2016
Thursday
FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA - Broward Health North (BHN) recently joined with hundreds of communities worldwide to celebrate National Cancer Survivor’s Day. Held in the BHN Conference Center, the celebration recognized cancer survivors, caregivers, family members, friends and staff. For...
May
31
2016
Tuesday
Fort Lauderdale, FL - Three Broward Health hospitals received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award, given to Broward Health Medical Center, Broward Health North and Broward Health Coral...
May
27
2016
Friday
Fort Lauderdale, FL - The Children’s Hospital at Broward Health Medical Center is pleased to announce the launch of the Taft Art Therapy Program for pediatric patients. American Art Therapy Association-registered art therapist Joan Schreier manages the program funded by the charitable...
May
23
2016
Monday
Coral Springs, Fla.- Broward Health Coral Springs (formally known as Coral Springs Medical Center) opened its doors in March of 1987 as the first and presently the only hospital in the City of Coral Springs.  It inaugurated its maternity department with the birth of the first baby girl on...
May
16
2016
Monday
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. - Broward Health Imperial Point (BHIP) is pleased to announce that it has been recertified for its Heart Failure Program by The Joint Commission who sets the standard for quality and safety within hospitals. The recertification of the Heart Failure Program comes at a time when...