Quality and Patient Safety Recipients
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HCA Innovators Award: Quality and Patient Safety

Quality and Patient Safety Recipients: Hunter Davis, Director of IT&S, Portsmouth Regional Hospital, Portsmouth, NH and Sean Albert, Director of Application Services, Capital Division Although intravenous (IV) therapy offers rapid response for patients, the administration of these medications can sometimes result in errors. These errors can cause poor health out-comes to patients — from longer…
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Bayonet Point Hurricane Evacuation
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Bayonet Point’s hurricane evacuation showcases strong teamwork and patient care

When Hurricane Hermine hit southern Florida on Aug. 31, 2016, the physicians and staff at Bayonet Point Regional Medical Center, just north of Tampa, Fla., did what they always do: provide outstanding patient care, even in the most challenging of circumstances. Although the facility was ready for any hurricane-related inci-dents and had an evacuation plan…
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HCA 2015 Awards of Distinction HCA Innovators Award
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HCA Innovators Award: Quality & Patient Safety

Quality & Patient Safety Recipient: Tricia Casler, RN, St. David’s South Austin Medical Center, TX Getting patients to take medication properly during a hospital stay can be difficult — after discharge, it can be almost impossible. This isn’t because the patients don’t want to comply, but rather because they can get lost in a sea of…
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Run Fitness Physician capital regional
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Capital Regional physiologist and patient run the good race

Pete Butler knows how to get things done. The 77-year-old is a military retiree, and also spent time working for U.S. Sen. Richard Stone and representing military and veteran’s affairs for the state of Florida. So when he wanted to take part in a fundraising run for the Parkinson’s Foundation in Tallahassee, Fla., he turned…
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HCA CEO Milton Johnson Future of Healthcare
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Working together, HCA can achieve new heights in patient care and satisfaction

by Milton Johnson, Chairman and CEO At HCA, quality patient care and improving the patient experience is at the core of everything we do. Because of our size, scope and expertise, we are uniquely positioned to lead the healthcare community in this regard, and we are doing just that. Even so, there is always room…
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