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HCA Healthcare colleagues take on new roles amid pandemic

At the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, hospitals around the country shifted their focus to preparing for and treating patients with the disease. As non-urgent surgeries were postponed and new procedures were put in place to ensure the safety of everyone at our hospitals, HCA Healthcare colleagues rose to the occasion by asking one simple…
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Answering the call: HCA Healthcare military colleagues redeployed to aid hard-hit pockets of U.S. during COVID-19

May marks Military Appreciation Month, a time where Americans pause to honor the important role that current and former U.S. Armed Forces members have played in the history of our country. This year, we pay reverence to military members whose service and sacrifice is being made on the front lines of COVID-19. During the pandemic,…
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‘Thank You Thursday’: pausing to recognize our HCA Healthcare family

Letters expressing appreciation and photos of support continue to pour in from HCA Healthcare colleagues across the nation to honor their fellow colleagues. Some colleagues have chosen to specifically honor an individual or team that has exemplified excellence during COVID-19. Wherever you work, whatever your role, you are part of HCA Healthcare—where we work for…
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A note of thanks to my colleagues: honoring our HCA Healthcare heroes during National Hospital Week

Every one of our approximately 280,000 colleagues—whether providing direct patient care or supporting those who do—play a critically important role in helping to ensure our patients receive the best possible care. This National Hospital Week, May 10-16, we pay tribute to all our talented and compassionate team members who work together each day to advance…
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COVID-19 colleague relief: The Frist Foundation gives $1 million to the HCA Healthcare Hope Fund

The HCA Healthcare Hope Fund has received a record number of donations to provide financial aid for fellow colleagues during the coronavirus pandemic. Read more below… While COVID-19 has forced distance between many of us physically, it’s these challenging times that actually bring us closer together. At the end of the day, caring like family…
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COVID-19: The Lamp You Carry

As we celebrate Florence Nightingale’s 200th birthday in 2020, I’ve thought about how proud she would be of HCA Healthcare’s nurses and our collective focus on advancing the practice of nursing. In fact, I’ve worked on a series of articles highlighting how many of our nursing strategic priorities follow her priorities for compassionate care.  Last…
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