In January 2017, we shared the story of Jacob Lambdin, a member of The George Washington University School of Medicine &... Class of 2018, who had generously donated a kidney to George Washington University Hospital patient Andrew Lewis. We're thrilled to announce that Jacob will pursue a residency at #GWHospital with the Division of Transplant Surgery. #DonateLifeMonth
Congratulations to Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center, named Wound Care Center® of the Year for the west zone by Healogics, Inc. The Advanced Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center at Spring Valley earned a patient satisfaction rate of 97.5 percent. Great job!
In recognition of National Child Abuse Prevention Month, Heartland Behavioral Health Services, located in Nevada, Missouri, placed blue and silver pinwheels on their front lawn. The pinwheels serve as the national symbol to raise awareness for child abuse prevention.
"For nearly 40 years, Universal Health Services has been recognized as a leader in the healthcare management industry. National, state and local organizations continue to honor UHS employees and facilities for achieving high outcome clinical measures and quality metrics, and for our commitment to community service," said Alan B. Miller, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of UHS. Read more in our 2017 Annual Report at http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQVkv.
Last week, Fort Lauderdale Behavioral Health Center celebrated its grand opening with a Community Open House at the facility in Oakland Park, Florida. Fort Lauderdale Behavioral Health Center is a new 182-bed behavioral health facility that provides inpatient and outpatient mental health and substance use disorder treatment. The facility, which is now the largest behavioral health facility in the region, replaces Fort Lauderdale Hospital, which served the community with superior care for the last 25 years.
Pictured from left to right are Timothy Macsuga - Div. Director of Clinical Services, UHS; Dr. Patrick Taylor - CEO, Holy Cross Hospital; Corinne Porche - Attorney, Smith & Associates; Sherrie Bieniek - Medical Director, Fort Lauderdale Behavorial Health Center; Manny Llano – CEO and Managing Director, Fort Lauderdale Behavioral Health Center; Roz Hudson - Regional Senior VP, UHS; Gregory Sizemore - COO, Fort Lauderdale Behavioral Health Center; Rob Minor - VP of Development, UHS.
Today is World Autism Awareness Day. Autism is more than a month-long observance to UHS. Our services make an impact that lasts a lifetime. Learn more at http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQV7F.
We would like to wish a Happy National #DoctorsDay to those who have dedicated their lives to improving the health of their patients and communities. Thank you for making a difference today and every day!
Pictured are Maziar Mahjoobi, DO, Cardiology, and Ron Seal, CEO and Managing Director of Texoma Medical Center, at today's Doctors' Day festivities.
This week, employees at Palmdale Regional Medical Center assembled and donated more than 400 Easter baskets to Antelope Valley Partners for Health (AVPH)! Hospital employees worked with American Medical Response staff to transport the baskets to AVPH, where they will be distributed to children in need throughout the community.
March 26-30 is National LGBT Health Awareness Week! Did you know that LGBTQ individuals are almost 3 times more likely to experience a mental health condition? #LGBTHAW18
Today is Diabetes Alert Day. According to the American Diabetes Association, Type 2 diabetes accounts for 90-95% of all diabetes cases. Learn how to lower your risk and take a Type 2 risk assessment at http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQVPy.