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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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Learning healthcare: bringing 20 years of patient safety progress to COVID-19 at HCA Healthcare

Our patients, colleagues and loved ones should know they are in good hands when in our care. At HCA Healthcare, quality and safety are paramount and we strive to ensure the highest levels of both by investing in data science, clinical research and more to continuously inform and improve care. This month, in honor of…
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HCA Healthcare offers positions to record class of 1,982 residents and fellows

Today, we’re proud to announce that we’ve offered 1,982 positions for HCA Healthcare’s July 2021 graduate medical education programs— our largest incoming class to date and the largest nationally among U.S. teaching hospitals. HCA Healthcare has become a significant provider of clinical and medical education and is the largest sponsor of graduate medical education programs…
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Certified Nurses Day 2021: celebrating and supporting lifelong learners

Certified Nurses Day occurs every March 19, celebrating the birthday of Dr. Margretta “Gretta” Madden Styles, RN, EdD, FAAN, a visionary nursing leader and scholar. Florence Nightingale once said, “Let us consider that we are never done as nurses…we must be learning all of our lives.” Like Florence, HCA Healthcare recognizes the unique and intrinsic…
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Safe Together: Dr. Karla Miller highlights Patient Safety Awareness Week at HCA Healthcare

This week, March 14-20, 2021, marks the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s (IHI’s) annual recognition of Patient Safety Awareness Week. Dr. Karla Miller, HCA Healthcare’s chief patient safety officer, shares the vital safety science work patient safety leaders are championing across the organization to live our mission every day. I am so proud of what HCA…
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Winter storms relief efforts: HCA Healthcare and its affiliated hospitals in Texas to contribute $250,000

Today, HCA Healthcare announced $250,000 in contributions on behalf of our organization and affiliated hospitals in Texas to support relief efforts by charitable organizations, including the American Red Cross, in several communities throughout the state affected by February’s winter storms. Texas is home to approximately 70,000 HCA Healthcare colleagues who work at the organization’s 46…
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