About HCA East Florida
HCA’s roots date back to the 1960s when Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr. led a group of physicians to build a hospital in Nashville,Tennessee. Close to four decades of hard work and dedication have made HCA – Hospital Corporation of America – the nation’s leading provider of quality healthcare services, with locally managed facilities that include approximately 165 hospitals and 115 outpatient surgery centers in 20 states and Great Britain.
In Florida, there are 45 hospitals and 31 surgery centers, three division offices, and multipleother service facilities affiliated with HCA.
With headquarters in Fort Lauderdale, the HCA East Florida Division encompasses 14 affiliated hospitals spanning South Florida, from the Treasure Coast to South Dade County, in addition to multiple ambulatory surgery centers and imaging centers, four free-standing emergency care facilities, a supply chain center and an integrated regional laboratory. Together our network employs more than 16,500 individuals and more than 6,000 physicians on staff.
HCA East Florida is a significant force in the communities we serve.
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Apr 20, 2016
Modern medicine and an ancient creature are being combined to help a man recover from a tragic accident.
Apr 05, 2016
First-of-its-kind hospital in Broward to combine research, academics and patient care.
Apr 01, 2016
It’s official, West Palm Hospital is now JFK Medical Center North Campus!
Mar 17, 2016
JFK Medical Center has made the pledge to help increase colorectal cancer screening rates by supporting the 80% by 2018 initiative, led by the American Cancer Society (ACS), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable (an organization co-founded by ACS and CDC).
Mar 16, 2016
The Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS) has granted Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation to the cancer program at JFK Medical Center.