September 03, 2013
Kingwood, TX, August 26, 2013—Kingwood Medical Center, an HCA Affiliated Hospital, today announced Cardiologist Percy Francisco Morales, M.D. has successfully performed the first cardiac atrial fibrillation ablation procedure to treat the irregular heartbeat of Douglas Myers at Kingwood Medical Center.
August 27, 2013
HCA affiliated Kingwood Medical Center Chief Executive Officer, Melinda Stephenson announced that Lisa Hoyle, DNP, RN, FACHE, NEA-BC has been named Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) of Kingwood Medical Center (KMC). Hoyle comes to KMC from North Colorado Medical Center, a Banner Health System facility in Greeley, Colorado where she has served as CNO for the past 3 years.
July 24, 2013
The Livable Forest Chapter of National Charity League provides support for patients at Kingwood Medical Center each year by sewing hundreds of heart-shaped pillows. This summer, eighteen National Charity League volunteers consisting of mothers and daughters in grades seven through twelve, have been working together to cut material, stuff, and sew hundreds of heart-shaped pillows to be distributed to patients at Kingwood Medical Center.
May 13, 2013
Kingwood Medical Center is hosting two upcoming events: Ladies Night Out, Love Your Brain, and STARS: STeps Against Recurrent Strokes, a stroke support group for aneurysm/stroke survivors and loved ones in May during National Stroke Awareness Month to raise awareness of stroke risk factor management and further engage the community on how to recognize and respond to stroke warning signs by acting FAST.
Hospital Corporation of America named one of Ethisphere's World's most ethical companies for fourth consecutive year
March 15, 2013
Hospital Corporation of America (NYSE: HCA), a leading healthcare provider with 162 hospitals and 112 ambulatory surgery centers in 20 states and London, England, has been named one of the Ethisphere Institute’s 2013 World’s Most Ethical Companies. It is the fourth consecutive year HCA has achieved this distinction.