Broward Health News

Broward Health News

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 April...
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...
May
11
2016
Wednesday
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. - Broward Health Medical Center (BHMC) is one of America’s 50 Best™ hospitals for cardiac surgery care and among the top 5% of hospitals in the nation for cardiac surgery care as measured by lowest risk-adjusted mortality, according to this year’s evaluation...
May
09
2016
Monday
Fort Lauderdale, FL - Seven Broward Health Children’s Hospital cancer patients, along with five of their siblings, are participating in The First Tee of Broward County – a program aimed at impacting the lives of young people by providing educational programs that build character,...
Apr
26
2016
Tuesday
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. - Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals, recently announced Broward Health Imperial Point as one of the recipients of the 2016 Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award™. Patient Safety Excellence Award...