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Nurses Week: 21 Things You Might Not Know About the Chief Nursing Executive and Nursing

Chief Nursing Executive Jane Englebright is one of the 80,000 HCA-affiliated nurses who have experienced firsthand the fulfillment that nursing brings…and the challenges, too. And if the 37-year nursing veteran had to do it over again, she wouldn’t change a thing about this career path. Englebright has served in a variety of roles: critical care, rehabilitation, educator, and various leadership positions, including service as HCA’s inaugural patient safety officer. Regardless of her position title, Dr. Englebright has helped lead improvements in patient care and nursing practice throughout her career. We sat down with the national nursing leader to learn more… Read more.

26 Healthy Habits HCA-Affiliated Nurses Live By

Nurses are called to care. Helping others is part of our very nature, and we take pride in the care we provide our families, in our communities and to the millions of patients we serve every day. From my years of experience, one thing I know to be true is: the best way to take care of others is to take care of yourself first. As caregivers on the frontlines of healthcare, it’s important that we, as nurses, lead by example for the people we are privileged to serve. As part of our celebration of National Nurses Week, and this… Read more.

HCA Leadership Celebrate Caregivers, Employees this Hospital & Nurses Week

National Hospital Week and National Nurses Week is a time for us to celebrate the positive impact we’ve had on the health and wellbeing of our communities and to recognize you, the people who make it all possible. Since our founding nearly 50 years ago, we have pursued a vision of healthcare the way it was intended – patient-centered, constantly evolving and improving, and practiced with integrity and compassion. Making this vision a reality requires significant teamwork among our 241,000 employees spread across hundreds of facilities in 20 U.S. states and the United Kingdom. Through the years, we’ve traveled to… Read more.

A Special Message to Honor Nurses

Happy Nurses Week 2017! HCA Healthcare nurses change lives for the better and contribute to higher standards of care throughout our industry. I am proud to serve alongside our more than 81,000 nurses and witness the passion with which they care for hundreds of thousands of patients and families across 20 states and the United Kingdom. In the course of work each day, nurses are many times the healthcare professionals that patients recall most frequently from their time within our healthcare facilities. In the video tribute below, we capture people representing lives who have been positively affected by nurses, who… Read more.

Nurses Throw Prom for Hospitalized Teen at The Children’s Hospital at TriStar Centennial

Prom is one of the most important and memorable moments in a teen’s life. But Caroline Reynolds, a 17-year old patient at The Children’s Hospital at TriStar Centennial, missed this rite of passage due to a recent hospitalization. That is, until an unlikely “promposal” from several nurses gave her a night she would never forget. Miranda Sexton, who joined The Children’s Hospital team in last February, learned from Caroline’s mom, Dana, that she would miss her junior prom. “I thought to myself ‘she’s going to miss her prom?!’” she asked, rhetorically, “And a few of us immediately said we would… Read more.

Happy Nurses Week Video – Thank You For All You Do!

We want to wish all nurses a very happy nurses week. This year, we asked employees from around to the company to send in pictures that show their appreciation for nurses and we were flooded with submissions. We organized them into the video below and we hope it puts a smile on your face when you watch it. Happy nurses week!  

Kicking Off Nurses Week 2012

Happy Nurses Week everyone! I wanted to send a quick message to all our nurses to let you know how much I appreciate the work you do. I hope your week is filled with encouragement.   You might also enjoy: Happy Nurses Week Y’all – Music Video  

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