When HCA Hacks, Nonprofits Benefit HCA’s Information Technology and Services (IT&S) division works to transform healthcare through technology daily. The tech solutions our department develops help caregivers serve patients more efficiently and positively impacts more lives. And the work doesn’t stop at HCA. Our “Simplify IT” approach filters out into Middle Tennessee with our second Hack for the Community. An estimated 80 HCA IT&S employees will serve the Greater Nashville area in a 36-hour “hackathon” on October 13-14 to support local nonprofits with limited technology resources. First organized and implemented by the HCA Foundation in 2014, Hack for the Community,… Read more.
UPDATE: The Fire Safety Knock and Walk on MLK Day (detailed below) was a huge success! There were 105 volunteers who installed 130 smoke alarms for free. If you’d like to see pictures of the event, please visit the Nashville Red Cross’ Facebook Page. In 2013, one U.S. home fire was reported to a local authority every 85 seconds, according to the National Fire Protection Association. That means by the time you finish reading this post, another call for help will have been made. But there are steps we can all take to be safe and this weekend, HCA/Parallon is… Read more.