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HCA Healthcare hosts CMS Administrator Verma, health leaders for discussion on advancing kidney health

On Friday, September 18, HCA Healthcare hosted Seema Verma, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator and White House Coronavirus Task Force member, as well as representatives of several kidney health organizations in Nashville, Tenn. to discuss kidney care transformation. Dr. Jonathan Perlin, HCA Healthcare’s clinical operations group president and chief medical officer, led…
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What is an embolization procedure and why is it performed

According to a statement released Monday afternoon by the White House, First Lady Melania Trump underwent an embolization procedure to treat a “benign kidney condition”. The White House said the “procedure was successful and there were no complications.” Mrs. Trump is expected to remain in the hospital for the duration of the week to recover. Based on…
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