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Serena Williams’ delivery scare and how HCA hospitals help reduce your risk

Tennis star Serena Williams is a high-profile example of a fairly common, but very serious, healthcare complication for pregnant women.  And now the new mom is speaking out about the health scare that sidelined her for six weeks and prompting a national discussion about post-delivery complications. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and…
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HCA Healthcare celebrates 50 years of improving life, making history

2018 is a landmark year for HCA Healthcare: our 50th year as an organization. Since our founding in 1968 by Dr. Thomas Frist Sr., Dr. Thomas Frist Jr., and Jack Massey, we have grown from a single hospital in Nashville, Tennessee to an expansive network of caregivers supported by shared services, solid infrastructure and a…
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iMobile Helped Hospital Save Lives in Las Vegas

When a gunman opened fire on concertgoers at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas, 214 victims were transported to Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center. The people at Sunrise were ready, in large part, because the house supervisor had prepared the team using iMobile. The secure instant-messaging system was used to send a mass…
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‘Hey, can we donate our kidneys?’: Altruistic donors give gift of life to strangers

HCA Healthcare’s Largo Medical Center recently celebrated a hospital milestone after performing its first-ever altruistic living kidney donor transplants and by introducing one of the donors and recipient on February 14 – Valentine’s Day and National Donor Day. This random act of kindness, also observed nationally this month, was provided by a Florida couple, Steve…
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Young AFib patient reflects on successful treatment at St. David’s Medical Center

Five years ago, Ryan Wiseman was in the prime of his life. “I was thinking I was on top of the world,” Wiseman said. “I was keeping myself in shape. I was taking care of myself mentally and physically. My relationship was solid.” Then, during a routine medical exam while serving in the military in…
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Methodist Hospital still celebrates tap-dancing grandmother after special heart procedure

Two years ago, Jeanne Froman, a then 93-years-young active grandmother, tap-danced her way into the hearts of caregivers at Methodist Hospital when she underwent a minimally invasive heart procedure designed for older, high-risk patients. Fast forward two years later, caregivers at the HCA Healthcare affiliate in San Antonio are returning the favor with a surprise…
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