Broward Health News

Broward Health News

Mar
28
2018
Wednesday
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Tiana Blount, MHA, has been named associate vice president, ambulatory operations, of Broward Health Community Health Services (CHS), which provides high quality, affordable healthcare and is the medical safety net for Broward County residents residing in the northern...
Mar
27
2018
Tuesday
DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. -- March 27, 2018 -- Broward Health North is the first hospital in South Florida to earn The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement. The Gold Seal of Approval is a symbol of quality that reflects an...
Mar
15
2018
Thursday
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla -- Broward Health has appointed Eileen O'Brien, SPHR, SHRM-SCP as its new associate vice president of talent acquisition. As a part of the corporate team, O'Brien will provide leadership and support through planning and direction of all employment and staffing functions at...
Mar
15
2018
Thursday
Coral Springs, Fla. -- Nearly 2,000 men, women and children are expected to lace up their sneakers and get PINKED out on March 24 at the 13th Annual Race for Women's Wellness, a half marathon and 5K presented by the City of Coral Springs and Broward Health. The fun-filled morning will include a...
Mar
09
2018
Friday
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Broward Health has named Thomas Kester, RN, MSN, DNP, CNOR, chief nursing officer (CNO) of Broward Health Medical Center. As CNO, Kester will be responsible for providing nursing and clinical leadership and ensuring that clinical staff needs are met. Prior to his...
Mar
09
2018
Friday
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. -- The Department of Health and Human Services' Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has awarded the North Broward Hospital District (d/b/a Broward Health) the 2017 Health Center Quality Improvement Award. As a Health Center Quality Leader, Broward Health...
Feb
26
2018
Monday
Fort Lauderdale, FL -- Maddy Wilford shared her story of hope and survival following the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Joined by her parents, Broward Health North physicians and first responders, the 17-year-old wiped away tears as she spoke about her remarkable...
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...