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Facility Dog Hazel Puts Patients at Ease at Methodist Children’s Hospital

Sit, stay, and heal takes on new meaning at affiliate Methodist Children’s Hospital, as the San Antonio, Texas-based facility welcomed their newest staff member earlier this week – Hazel, a 2-year-old golden retriever. Hazel is unlike any other therapy dog to paw around the hospital. She is the first-ever certified facility dog in Central and…
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Adcock
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Put some heart into it

Heart surgeon greets patient after milestone 100th hike Patients who’ve had open-heart surgery are usually eager to have a more active life after recovery. And some are like Keenan Adcock, who had some very specific goals in mind. Adcock, a 51-year-old resident of American Fork, Utah, underwent an aortic valve replacement as a patient at…
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Bayonet Point Hurricane Evacuation
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Bayonet Point’s hurricane evacuation showcases strong teamwork and patient care

When Hurricane Hermine hit southern Florida on Aug. 31, 2016, the physicians and staff at Bayonet Point Regional Medical Center, just north of Tampa, Fla., did what they always do: provide outstanding patient care, even in the most challenging of circumstances. Although the facility was ready for any hurricane-related inci-dents and had an evacuation plan…
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Meet the 2016 HCA Healthcare Awards of Distinction Recipients

Meet the 2016 HCA Healthcare Awards of Distinction Recipients HCA Healthcare today presented the 2016 HCA Healthcare Awards of Distinction to recipients at a ceremony in Nashville. The HCA Healthcare Awards of Distinction include the Frist Humanitarian Award, the HCA Innovators Award and the HCA Excellence in Nursing Award. “The HCA Healthcare Awards of Distinction…
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HCA Client Experience Shoot surrogacy
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Celebrating First-time Dads on Father’s Day

As we honor fathers this Father’s Day, HCA Healthcare brings you the story of two dads who became first-time fathers with the help of HCA-affiliate Wesley Medical Center (WMC). David Rosales and Eli Diamond spent three agonizing years in the surrogacy process, overcoming obstacles and waiting patiently for the opportunity to become parents. So, when…
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