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HCA Healthcare lab colleagues unite during pandemic to process 2.5 million COVID-19 tests and counting

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 14 billion laboratory tests are ordered annually in our country and 70% of medical decisions depend on laboratory results. Each April, Lab Week is an opportunity to pause and celebrate our medical laboratory professionals and pathologists who operate behind the scenes running tests, analyzing samples…
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HCA Healthcare shares five innovations in healthcare technology for COVID-19 and beyond

COVID-19 set off many rapid responses within HCA Healthcare to deploy and scale technology solutions to improve more lives during such a critical time. Thanks to the commitment of HCA Healthcare’s Clinical Operations Group (COG) and Information Technology Group (ITG), our front line and office based colleagues were prepared to continue delivering uninterrupted care and…
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National Volunteer Week: honoring HCA Healthcare colleagues’ commitment to service

During National Volunteer Week April 18-24, we are proud to highlight the amazing ways our colleagues serve their communities and each other. Even in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, our colleagues have found new ways to volunteer virtually and continued to support causes close to their hearts — in 2020, our colleagues volunteered 83,107…
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HCA Healthcare patient transporter celebrates half a century of service

If you’ve ever visited HCA Healthcare’s Putnam Community Medical Center in Palatka, Florida – you’ve likely ran into Willie Wright, a 50-year hospital colleague who’s been there almost since the beginning and has added to the hospital’s legacy in immeasurable ways. In celebration of Willie’s 50th work anniversary and well-deserved retirement, take a look at…
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A second chance at life: HCA Healthcare patient receives liver transplant on her birthday

This National Donate Life Month, HCA Healthcare – which comprises 185 hospitals in the United States, including 11 transplant centers across the country – is encouraging you to consider registering as an organ, eye and tissue donor. Even with recent advances in transplant medicine, more than 100,000 men, women and children in the U.S. are…
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National Physicians Week & Doctors’ Day 2021: a letter of gratitude to physicians across HCA Healthcare

Every day, 47,000 active and affiliated physicians across HCA Healthcare display courage and skill in our 185 hospitals and 2,000 sites of care. Amid the global pandemic, the response efforts of physicians across our organization has been truly extraordinary. In recognition of National Physicians Week and National Doctors’ Day 2021, Sam Hazen, chief executive officer…
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