South Florida Hospital News
Thursday May 5, 2016

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May 2016 - Volume 12 - Issue 11




 Fernando Pérez-Hickman Muñoz, Chairman of the Board of Sabadell United Bank and Managing Director of the America & Global Corporate Banking Division of Banco Sabadell S.A., has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Miami Children’s Health System, the parent organization of Nicklaus Children’s Hospital.

Manuel Gonzalez-Brito, DO joins the administrative team at Palmetto General Hospital as the Vice President of Medical Education. His role will involve implementing and organizing a high quality educational program. He will also be responsible for the oversight, administration and accountability of the hospital’s American Osteopathic Association’s approved programs.

First-of-its-kind hospital in Broward to combine research, academics and patient care.

A Florida administrative law judge issued a Recommended Order to the Agency for Health Care Administration (“AHCA”), approving the issuance of a certificate of need (CON) for HCA East Florida to replace Plantation General Hospital with a new hospital on the campus of Nova Southeastern University (NSU) in Davie, Florida.

 At the South Broward Hospital District Board of Commissioners meeting today, April 5, 2016, voted and approved Aurelio M. Fernandez, III as the new President and Chief Executive Officer of the Memorial Healthcare System. The vote by commissioners was 7-0. Fernandez is currently serving as the interim President and CEO of Memorial Healthcare System. Prior to being appointed this position by the Board last month, Fernandez served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer from 2012 – early 2016.

All the commissioners expressed their thoughts about the process and how they came to their reason for voting for Fernandez. 


 It’s official, West Palm Hospital is now JFK Medical Center North Campus.  

 Florida Medical Center names Heather Schneider as its new chief financial officer. She joins the administrative team with extensive financial healthcare experience, having most recently served as the chief financial officer at The Hospitals of Providence East Campus, a 182-bed acute care hospital in El Paso

 At the South Broward Hospital District Board of Commissioners meeting on March 24, the Commissioners unanimously agreed that the final two candidates 

 Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center welcomes Andrew Silverman, RN as the new Medical/Surgical Director of the Ortho-Neuro Units. He will be responsible for assisting the Chief Nursing Officer in planning, 

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