Wednesday Aug. 14, 2019
Yamila Herrera Named Chief Human Resources Officer of Broward Health North

Deerfield Beach, Florida --Yamila Herrera has been named the new Chief Human Resources Officer for Broward Health North. In her role, Herrera will actively seek to develop tactical leadership plans to manage HR operations and heighten employee satisfaction and retention.

Herrera has broad experience in resource management, organizational leadership and change, performance management, employee benefits, compensation, employee relations and HR analytics. Before her most recent appointment as chief human resources officer at Broward Health North, Herrera worked for 23 years at Tenet Healthcare in Miami, where she held various leadership roles. While there, she helped move employee satisfaction scores to the 75th percentile and reduced turnover rates significantly. 

“We are pleased to welcome Yamila to the administrative team at Broward Health North,” said Alice Taylor, CEO of Broward Health North. “She has dedicated her career to envisioning and implementing innovative human resources services and organizational development that not only meet strategic goals, but will most importantly touch the lives of our physicians and employees. We look forward to the leadership that Yamila will bring to this critical role.” 

Herrera holds a Bachelor of Science in Health Service Administration from Barry University and an executive master’s degree in health services administration and policy from the University of Miami.

Broward Health, providing service for more than 80 years, is a nationally recognized system in South Florida that offers world-class healthcare to all. The Broward Health system includes the statutory teaching hospital Broward Health Medical Center, Broward Health North, Broward Health Imperial Point, Broward Health Coral Springs, Salah Foundation Children’s Hospital, Broward Health Weston, Broward Health Community Health Services, Broward Health Physician Group, Broward Health Urgent Care, Broward Health International, and Broward Health Foundation. For more information, visit