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11 moments that made them proud to be a nurse

During National Nurses Week, we celebrate our nurses and recognize their commitment to delivering exceptional care every day. This year, as HCA Healthcare celebrates its 50th anniversary, we reflect on our nursing legacy; its deep roots and profound impact. Across HCA, our nursing community has grown to 87,000 strong, which includes more than 2,000 nurses…
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On Doctors’ Day – Meet Dr. Chris Ott

Every year on March 30, we honor physicians for the service they provide to patients and their communities. To celebrate, Dr. Christopher Ott, HCA Physician Services Group’s chief medical officer, shares his healthcare career journey and experience growing and thriving in a complex and evolving industry. Chris welcomes change and new perspectives. In fact, it’s…
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‘My father’s dream became my dream’: Surgeon on medicine, remembering the Holocaust

When Manuel Porth, MD, immigrated to the United States at nine-years-old, his father, Moshe Porth – a holocaust survivor – had one dream for his life: to become a doctor. Nearly 70 years later, Dr. Porth is a pioneer in the field of orthopedic medicine at University Hospital and Medical Center and Northwest Medical Center…
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Nurses Week: 21 Things You Might Not Know About the Chief Nursing Executive and Nursing

Chief Nursing Executive Jane Englebright is one of the 80,000 HCA-affiliated nurses who have experienced firsthand the fulfillment that nursing brings…and the challenges, too. And if the 37-year nursing veteran had to do it over again, she wouldn’t change a thing about this career path. Englebright has served in a variety of roles: critical care,…
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NICU March of Dimes HCA Hourly Rounding
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Patient Experience Week Profile: The “Birth Mother” of Hourly Rounding

Did you know more than 27 million patients are treated at HCA-affiliated hospitals each year? We have a huge opportunity – and responsibility – to deliver exceptional patient experiences with each interaction. That’s why HCA hired Lyn Ketelsen as its first-ever chief patient experience officer in February 2015. Since then Ketelsen and her team have…
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