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Happy New Year from the American College of Health Care Executives South Florida Chapter

The American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) is an international professional society of more than 48,000 healthcare executives who lead hospitals, healthcare systems and other healthcare organizations. ACHE is known for its prestigious credentialing and educational programs and its annual Congress on Healthcare Leadership, which draws more than 4,000 participants each year. ACHE is also...

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Eliza and Hugh Culverhouse, Jr. Make $1 Million Donation to the Desai Sethi Urology Institute at UM’s Miller School of Medicine

As a display of immense gratitude, Eliza and Hugh Culverhouse Jr., have made an extraordinary $1 million donation to further the Desai Sethi Urology Institute at the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine as a global leader in the field of urology. The gift is in honor of Dipen J. Parekh, MD, the chief operating officer at the University of Miami Health System, executive dean...

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Florida Blue names David Wagner as next South Florida Market President

MIAMI – Florida Blue, the state’s Blue Cross and Blue Shield plan, has named David Wagner as its next Market President for South Florida. Wagner will replace Penny Shaffer, PhD, who previously announced plans to retire at the end of the year after leading Florida Blue’s South Florida interest for nearly 16 years. A Miami native, Wagner brings more than 30 years of health care experience to the...

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Baptist Health’s West Kendall Baptist Hospital Reaches New Phase of Construction for Clinical Expansion Project

Facility Celebrates “Topping Out” of New Tower in Tandem with Ten Year Anniversary Baptist Health South Florida announced on 11/18/21 that it has reached a new phase of construction for the 125,000-square-foot clinical expansion project at West Kendall Baptist Hospital. Exactly ten years since the facility’s official debut and one year since the groundbreaking of the project, the “topping out”...

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Holy Cross Health Among the First in Broward County to Offer Innovative TCAR Procedure to Treat Carotid Artery Disease

Holy Cross Health is now treating carotid artery disease and preventing future strokes with the new procedure, TransCarotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR - pronounced tee-kahr). TCAR is a clinically proven, patient-friendly treatment option that utilizes temporary flow reversal during direct, transcarotid stent placement to provide neuroprotection in a more efficient and less invasive approach....

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Michelle and Michael Hagerty Gift $8.5 Million to Boca Regional’s Keeping the Promise Capital Campaign

Hospital to Name the Center for Graduate Medical Education Boca Raton residents and philanthropists Michelle and Michael Hagerty have made their third seven-figure gift to Keeping the Promise…The Campaign for Boca Raton Regional Hospital. Their latest, a $5 million contribution in support of the residency programs, brings their total giving to Keeping the Promise to $8.5 million. Their support...

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