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Hospital Corporation of America Overview

Nashville, TN
10000+ employees
1968
Company - Public (HCA)
Health Care
$10+ billion (USD) per year
At its founding in 1968, Nashville-based HCA was one of the nation's first hospital companies. Today, we are the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes about ... Read more

Mission: HCA is committed to the care and improvement of human life and strives to deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare in the communities we serve.

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    Physician Canoes Way to Hospital to Perform Surgery

    WEBSTER, TX. (August 29, 2017). Using a canoe as an emergency medical vehicle, a Clear Lake Regional Medical Center doctor -- with the help of two volunteer firemen-- made his way through treacherous flood waters in the middle of the night to perform surgery on a 16 -year-old suffering from a painful condition that if not treated within a short window of time causes permanent damage.

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    HCA Gulf Coast Division - Thank You

    Troy Villarreal, president of HCA Gulf Coast Division, sends a heartfelt message of gratitude to all those who helped during the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.

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Hospital Corporation of America – Why Work For Us?


 HCA stands for the best practices of medicine, using our reach, scale and stability to transform healthcare and help communities thrive. One of the nation’s leading providers of healthcare services, HCA is made up of locally managed facilities that include 174 hospitals and 119 freestanding surgery centers located in 20 U.S. states and in the United Kingdom.     

Sharing your passion to deliver high quality healthcare to patients, HCA provides the support and resources you need to excel in your field: talented co-workers, a highly skilled and supportive medical staff, access to the latest medical technology, inclusion in the clinical-decision making process and, above all else, an unwavering commitment to quality patient care. 

 Why Choose a Career at HCA? 

In a word, diversity. Diversity in your settings, in your potential and in your teammates. HCA offers the widest variety of clinical and non-clinical settings to work in. Whether it’s a research hospital equipped with the latest technology, clinical trials testing groundbreaking medical procedures or a small-town setting that combines clinical excellence with the intimacy of a community hospital, you’ll find what you are looking for in a career at HCA. 

The HCA network includes more than 300 affiliate hospitals, outpatient centers and business offices across the country, offering you the opportunity for travel and relocation. Whatever your career goal in healthcare, HCA can help you achieve it.  

Our Culture

Our company has many facilities and leaders but one common culture – a culture dedicated to compassionate and quality patient care. That commitment also extends to employees. We are an organization of caregivers, support staff, volunteers, administrators and physicians. Each has an important part to play in our efforts to better the human condition. We enjoy a diverse employee population representing a variety of ages, ethnicities and professions. 

  Today, we are the nation's leading provider of healthcare services  

HCA-affiliated nurses and the passion they bring to their practice each day is the cornerstone of our mission to provide exceptional care to our patients. We seek to support their dedication with a solid foundation of encouragement and an involved environment through which they will find unlimited potential and opportunity to further their careers. 

The future of nursing lies with professional nurses who will use the knowledge and experience they possess today to reach greater plateaus of innovation in best practices and higher quality patient care. 

The foundation of advancement is continued education, and HCA provides this opportunity to all of its nursing professionals. 

Through programs like clinical ladder, clinical internships, tuition reimbursement and flexible scheduling, it's not uncommon for a nurse tech to rise to LPN or RN with classroom instruction while maintaining employment. Aspiring Charge Nurses, Nurse Managers, Nurse Supervisors and Nurse Directors with proven leadership potential can also join the CNO Development Program to develop necessary skills for CNO roles within HCA through on-the-job experience and mentored training. HCA truly offers our nurses unsurpassable opportunity in the widest variety of clinical and non-clinical settings in which to work. 

Whether it's a research hospital setting with the latest technology, clinical trials with groundbreaking medical procedures, or a community hospital that combines clinical excellence with the intimacy of a local facility, nurses can find what they are looking for in a career at HCA.  
 


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    I have been working at Hospital Corporation of America full-time (More than a year)

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    good benefits in network and supportive staff

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    large organization with little bargaining power

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Hospital Corporation of America Photos

Hospital Corporation of America photo of: The HCA Fund is available to HCA employees in times of need. Fully funded by employee giving, it's a way for us to take care of each other.
Hospital Corporation of America photo of: The HCA main corporate campus is located across from beautiful Centennial Park.
Hospital Corporation of America photo of: Our corporate campus features a WorkSpace 2.0 interior design with the goal of promoting a Healthy Work Environment.
Hospital Corporation of America photo of: The HCA corporate campus cafeteria is an area where employees not only get a great meal, but can also relax and build relationships with colleagues.
Hospital Corporation of America photo of: Our corporate campus features a WorkSpace 2.0 interior design with the goal of promoting a Healthy Work Environment.
Hospital Corporation of America photo of: Our corporate campus features a WorkSpace 2.0 interior design with the goal of promoting a Healthy Work Environment.
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Hospital Corporation of America Interviews

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    The process was straight forward and professional. I completed a behavioral identification test while onsite for interview process that would help indicate how well I would perform with the team.

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Hospital Corporation of America Awards & Accolades

  • World’s Most Admired Companies, Fortune Magazine, 2016
  • Military Friendly Employer, Military Friendly, 2016
  • Military Friendly Spouse Employer, Military Friendly, 2016
  • Worlds Most Ethical Companies, Ethisphere Institute, 2016
  • Hiring Our Heroes Lee Anderson Award for Excellence in Veteran and Military Spouse Employment, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, 2015
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