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Care everywhere: HCA Healthcare nurses share how they helped each other this past year

Nurses have always been the cornerstone of HCA Healthcare’s mission — Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life — but never has that been more evident than during the past year. As COVID-19 surged from coast to coast, HCA Healthcare nurses shifted from “business as usual” to caring…
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National Nurse’s Week 2021: a message of gratitude to nurses across HCA Healthcare

HCA Healthcare is proud to be one of the largest employers of nurses in the country, with more than 93,000 nurses throughout our organization committed to raising the bar for healthcare. These extraordinary individuals are vital frontline workers, displaying courage, care and commitment to their patients every day. As we pause to celebrate National Nurses…
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Patient Experience Week: HCA Healthcare earns 41 awards for service excellence

In recognition of the Beryl Institute’s Patient Experience Week (April 26 – 30, 2021) Dr. Karla Miller, HCA Healthcare’s chief patient safety officer and leader of the organization’s patient experience work, celebrates our commitment to patient-centered care. Plus, learn about 41 performance achievement awards given this past September by the Press Ganey organization to HCA…
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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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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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Guest column: a COVID-19 nurse shares her story

Throughout COVID-19, HCA Healthcare’s approximately 98,000 nurses have displayed courage, compassion and commitment to their patients, communities and each other. These vital healthcare workers have consistently shown their resilience, stacked up against seemingly unsurmountable odds. In a guest column, HCA Healthcare nurse Kirsten Tracy shares her unfiltered experience on the front lines of the pandemic…
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