The World Stem Cell Summit & RegMed Capital Conference has invited five faculty members from the Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Cell Therapy Institute to present on their research related to advancing new approaches to cancer immunotherapy and regenerative medicine at the organization’s 12th annual meeting.
In recognition of Coral Springs Fire Rescue Unit 71’s lifesaving response to a near-drowning incident involving a 6-year-old child, West Boca Medical Center honored the unit with the Call of the Quarter Award at the hospital’s Emergency Center at Coconut Creek. CEO Mitch Feldman also awarded the pediatric patient, Alexander Gentilcore, with a superhero cape and his father, Ryan, with a “Superhero Dad” plaque for performing CPR before EMS arrived. In addition, the EMS team gave Alexander a tour of the same fire rescue truck that transported him to the pediatric emergency room at West Boca Medical Center.
Cardiac surgery care at Broward Health Medical Center is among the top 10% in the nation as measured by volume-weighted performance, according to this year’s evaluation from Healthgrades.
Statewide law firm Broad and Cassel announced it has been named among the 2017 “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®. The annual rankings recognize the top law firms in the country for professional excellence.
The Wellness Center at Broward Health Medical Center has been recognized as a Gold-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association for helping employees eat better and exercise more.
Broward Health Imperial Point (BHIP) is proud to announce Lydia Simu, environmental service technician, as its recipient of Broward Health Imperial Point’s ‘Shining Star’ award for the second quarter. Lydia, who joined BHIP in November 2012 was hired because the manager who interviewed her at the time remarked that he noticed a sparkle in her eyes and knew she would be a special hire. Lydia’s kind manner and professionalism have won her praise from both staff and patients alike. Lydia is no stranger to recognition as she has earned dozens of shining star nominations including 13 stars in the month of October alone.
Jupiter Medical Center Foundation announced that it raised $41.8 million in 2016, which represents a 60% increase in funds raised over fiscal year 2015 and a full 120% increase over funds raised in fiscal year 2014.