Broward Health News

Broward Health News

Feb
15
2018
Thursday
Fort Lauderdale, FL --- Broward Health hospitals received 17 patients from the shooting incident at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. As a system, we currently have one patient in critical condition, seven patients in fair condition and one patient in good condition. Conditions are subject to...
Feb
14
2018
Wednesday
Fort Lauderdale, FL -- Broward Health Medical Center received seven patients directly related to the incident at Stoneman Douglas. Of the seven patients, five patients are in non-life threatening condition and two patients are in life-threatening condition. Broward Health North received nine...
Feb
06
2018
Tuesday
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Broward Health has brought on Paul C. Schwarzkopf to assume the role of chief financial officer at Broward Health Medical Center. "We are pleased to welcome Paul to the team as he brings decades of experience in management and financial operations. He is a great addition to...
Feb
01
2018
Thursday
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Cardiovascular disease accounts for nearly 801,000 deaths in the U.S. -- an average of one death every 40 seconds, according to the American Heart Association. To combat these startling statistics, Broward Health is offering a variety of health screenings, expert lectures,...
Jan
31
2018
Wednesday
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. -- Interim Broward Health President/CEO Beverly Capasso today was named its President/CEO during back-to-back public meetings of the Board of Commissioners of the North Broward Hospital District, which operates as Broward Health. The selection of Capasso, who was named interim...
Jan
19
2018
Friday
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. --Broward Health has named Jared M. Smith, CPA, chief executive officer of Broward Health Coral Springs. "With Jared's extensive hospital operations experience, we are confident that he will provide strong leadership to support our continued growth at Broward Health Coral...
Jan
17
2018
Wednesday
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Broward Health has announced that Diana Arteaga, Esq. will become its new vice president of government relations. Arteaga will be responsible for the strategic leadership and oversight of the government relations and public affairs department. She will develop, implement...
Jan
03
2018
Wednesday
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Broward Health has named Carolyn Carter, MBA, BSHA, BSN, RN, as chief nursing officer (CNO) for Broward Health Coral Springs. In her position as CNO, Carter will be responsible for providing nursing and clinical leadership to further patient care functions and services...
Jan
03
2018
Wednesday
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Broward Health has named Tory Y. Drakeford as its new vice president of human resources. As vice president of human resources, Drakeford and his team will be responsible for leading employee wellness initiatives, business intelligence, total rewards and retention...
Jan
02
2018
Tuesday
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. -- Melissa Ames, RN, was recognized as Broward Health Imperial Point’s DAISY Award recipient after providing immediate emergency care while off-duty. Sponsored by the DAISY Foundation, the award honors the extraordinary work nurses do for patients and their families...