Broward Health News

Broward Health News

Sep
22
2016
Thursday
Fort Lauderdale, FL - In recognition of Depression and Mental Health Screening Month, Broward Health Medical Center's Behavioral Health Services is offering free depression and mental health screenings and an educational lecture on Thursday, October 6, 2016. The screenings will be held from 9am to...
Sep
13
2016
Tuesday
Fort Lauderdale, FL - The Broward Health Wellness Center is pleased to offer our "Fall Back Into Fitness" offer. Take advantage of this special deal to help yourself feel and look better, and most of all, enjoy improved health and fitness.  Here's what you will get: Waived enrollment fee ...
Sep
12
2016
Monday
Fort Lauderdale, FL - Any lobbyist who wishes to do business with Broward Health is required to register and pay the required registration fee of $40 to Broward Health for each represented client before any advocacy can take place. Documents and information for registration can be obtained on the...
Sep
01
2016
Thursday
Fort Lauderdale, FL –Commissioner Joel Gustafson announced he is resigning from the North Broward Hospital District (NBHD) board of commissioners. Gustafson has served a total of six years on the board and made this announcement at the August 31, 2016 public board meeting. “It’s...
Aug
30
2016
Tuesday
Fort Lauderdale, FL - Broward Health Coral Springs hosted its summer day camp for children with diabetes with the theme, "I have T1D, What’s your Superpower?" Fifty-eight kids came from as far north as Port St. Lucie, as far south as the Bahamas and as far west as Tennessee! The campers...
Aug
30
2016
Tuesday
Fort Lauderdale, FL - Broward Health North recently held the Heart to Heart; Patient Safety Fair where 1,255 employees attended a four-day event. Special thanks to all of our Care Warriors who went above and beyond to ensure that it was a successful event!
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...