Broward Health News

Broward Health News

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...
Dec
29
2017
Friday
Coral Springs, Fla. -- After suffering a severe and life-threatening heart attack on December 5, 2016, Angel Gonzalez returned one year later to thank the emergency room team at Broward Health Coral Springs who saved his life. Dr. Gary Lai, ER Medical Director for Broward Health Coral Springs and...
Dec
27
2017
Wednesday
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. --Broward Health announces the addition of Jorge F. Hernandez as its new vice president of supply chain and chief procurement officer. "With almost two decades of supply chain leadership experience, Jorge's expertise will be invaluable as we find ways to be more efficient and...
Dec
26
2017
Tuesday
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Broward Health has named Andrew K. Ta, MD, MBA as its chief medical officer (CMO). As CMO and a member of the senior leadership team, Dr. Ta will serve as a business and clinical strategist responsible for the overall direction and coordination of medical affairs...
Dec
21
2017
Thursday
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Broward Health has announced the addition of Kiera Page as the new corporate Chief Human Resources Officer. "We are pleased to be welcoming Kiera to the Broward Health team. With her background and experience, we are confident she will help build effective relationships...
Dec
20
2017
Wednesday
Deerfield Beach, Fla. -- Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia can be overwhelming for family and friends. Broward Health North's (BHN) Memory Disorder Center hosts a Care Assistance Program (CAP) that helps caregivers deal with the day-to-day concerns of caring for...
Dec
18
2017
Monday
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. -- Life Alliance Organ Recovery Agency (LAORA) awarded Broward Health Imperial Point the Hospital Achievement Award at its Miracles for Life Awards Luncheon held at the Marriot Harbor Beach Resort in Fort Lauderdale on November 3. The recognition highlights the hospital's...
Dec
15
2017
Friday
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Broward Health Medical Center (BHMC) has promoted Heather L. Havericak, MSN, CPON, FACHE to assistant vice president of Strategic and Administrative Services. In her new role, she will provide administrative oversight to Cardiovascular Services, Oncology Services and the...