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Surviving SCAD: HCA Healthcare cardiac nurse thankful for life after heart attack

Like many women, Jennifer Gaydosh talked herself out of the fact that she was having a heart attack. Researchers say women suffering heart attacks delay seeking treatment at least 37 minutes longer than men. Gaydosh, however, isn’t your typical woman – she’s a cardiac nurse at HealthONE’s Rose Medical Center – and she suffered from…
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HCA Healthcare Earns Brandon Hall Group Gold Award for Best Advance in Leadership Development

There’s no better time than now to unlock the endless possibilities of your career at HCA Healthcare. As part of our organization’s Leadership Institute, HCA Healthcare recently earned the 2018 Brandon Hall Group Excellence Gold Award for “Best Advance in Leadership Development” category for its Executive Development Program. HCA Healthcare, in partnership with Harvard Business…
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What parents need to know about respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)

Influenza (flu) season is in full swing across the country, with 19 states reporting a high-level of flu-like-activity. Unfortunately, that’s not the only virus on the rise this time of year. It’s also the peak period for respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV – a condition that affects mostly children and can be quite serious. HCA…
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Top 10 HCA Healthcare stories of 2018

HCA Today published 134 blogs in 2018 and saw more than 240,000 readers to the site. From innovative technologies developed at HCA Healthcare, to an affiliate hospital earning a national nursing honor, to clinicians providing health information on the hottest wellness trends, here’s your chance to catch up on the most-read stories of 2018. Enjoy!…
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“Singing nurse” calms patients, spreads cheer at West Valley Medical Center

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. And nothing makes nurse Tommy Rushton happier than to spread holiday cheer by singing to his patients at West Valley Medical Center in Caldwell, Idaho. Rushton, dubbed the “singing nurse” by his colleagues, started his career in hospice care before transitioning to perioperative nursing (i.e. pre- and…
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Jane Englebright HCA Chief Nursing Executive, Patient Safety Officer and Senior Vice President
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Chief Nurse Executive shares what it means to be a nurse at HCA Healthcare

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of HCA Healthcare, we recognize HCA nurses influence positive change throughout our organization, in the healthcare industry and across the country thanks to the care they provide to millions of patients every day. Dr. Jane Englebright, HCA Healthcare’s Chief Nurse Executive, shared what she is learning from nurses across…
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