Broward Health News

Broward Health News

Aug
02
2017
Wednesday
Fort Lauderdale, FL – Broward Health’s Continuing Medical Education (CME) program has been awarded accreditation with commendation by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). This is the highest distinction awarded by ACCME and designates the public healthcare...
Jul
18
2017
Tuesday
Fort Lauderdale, FL-- After traveling more than 2,000 miles on his bike, Bill Conner arrived today at Broward Health Medical Center (BHMC), ending the Wisconsin mans cross country tour, which he embarked upon to create awareness for organ, eye and tissue donation in memory of his late daughter,...
Jul
07
2017
Friday
Fort Lauderdale, FL--Children's Diagnostic and Treatment Center (CDTC) was awarded Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). CDTC received this distinction for following a model of primary care that combines teamwork and...
Jun
29
2017
Thursday
Coral Springs, Fla. -- Broward Health Coral Springs' Camp Coral Kids, a unique camp for children with diabetes, received a generous donation from The Michelle McGann Fund totaling $7,500. Campers also enjoyed a special visit from professional golfer, Michelle McGann, who was diagnosed with Type 1...
Jun
20
2017
Tuesday
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. -- Broward Health Imperial Point (BHIP) is the first hospital in South Florida to offer AeroForm Tissue Expander System for women undergoing breast reconstruction following a mastectomy. This technique represents the first major change in breast tissue expansion in more than...
Jun
14
2017
Wednesday
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 Springs,...
Jun
12
2017
Monday
Fort Lauderdale, FL – The Sunshine Health Broward Health Ball, held May 20th at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, raised more than $700,000 for all Broward Health hospitals, with a special paddle bid that raised funds for the construction of a new Neurological Institute at Broward Health...
May
09
2017
Tuesday
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. -- The North Broward Hospital District (NBHD) Board of Commissioners unanimously voted to appoint Beverly Capasso as the new interim president and CEO of Broward Health.  NBHD Chairman Rocky Rodriguez said, “We are pleased to appoint Beverly Capasso as Broward...
Feb
09
2017
Thursday
Fort Lauderdale, Florida--Broward Health Medical Center is among the top 10 hospitals in the country--and the only hospital in Florida--to receive a maximum score of five points in the outcome assessment for liver transplants by the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR)....
Feb
07
2017
Tuesday
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--Broward Health is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement to retain Kaufman Hall & Associates, a premier healthcare management consultant, to assess the hospital system's financial health and provide guidance to best position Broward Health for the future. The...