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Defeating the silent killer: HCA Healthcare’s groundbreaking heart surgery

This is a first!   It’s the perfect bookend to American Heart Month. In a medical first, an HCA Healthcare heart surgeon performed four different procedures in a single operation and saved the life of a Mississippi man. Dr. John Breaux, a cardiothoracic surgeon at affiliate Lakeview Regional Medical Center, a campus of Tulane Medical…
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Ten-time honoree: HCA Healthcare named a 2019 World’s Most Ethical Company

Improving more lives in more ways. It’s not just a tagline on our website. It’s what HCA Healthcare does in 185 hospitals and 1,800 sites of care. It’s who our 265,000 colleagues are. And, it’s why HCA Healthcare has been recognized for the 10th consecutive year by The Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining…
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HCA Healthcare’s BRAVE Conversations Earn 2018 Innovations in Diversity Award

In an era of rapid technological advancement and change, diverse ways of thinking are more important than ever. HCA Healthcare is energized to think creatively, act purposefully and explore unique methods to not only improve healthcare, but the human condition. Feeling the pulse of this movement, HCA Healthcare’s Cultural Development and Inclusion team unveiled BRAVE…
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Chief Medical Officer testifies at U.S. Senate Committee meeting on innovation and healthcare

Jonathan Perlin, MD, president of clinical services and chief medical officer at HCA Healthcare, was invited to testify recently in front of the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) in Washington, D.C. During the testimony, Dr. Perlin lent his expertise on how innovation can help improve the value of healthcare.  He…
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Innovation Inside & Out

Code Ready HCA’s Code Ready website ensures that hospitals have a centralized location to store emergency-preparedness plans, so they are ready when natural disasters or catastrophic events threaten their communities. “Last year our corporate emergency operations teams responded to 29 disasters throughout the company, and during some of those, employee work schedules were affected,” says…
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