April 14, 2014
Hospital Corporation of America (NYSE: HCA), a leading healthcare provider with 164 hospitals and 115 ambulatory surgery centers in 20 states and London, England, has been named one of the Ethisphere Institute’s 2014 World’s Most Ethical Companies. This is the fifth consecutive year HCA has achieved this recognition from Ethisphere, an independent center of research, best practices and thought leadership that promotes best practices in corporate ethics and governance.
March 28, 2014
The Women & Children’s Center at Kingwood Medical Center has taken a giant step towards improving the health of newborns and infants by earning the Texas Ten Step Program facility designation from the Texas Department of State Health Services. The Texas Ten Step Program encourages breastfeeding as the preferred method of feeding for newborns and infants.
New Firefly Technology Lights-up Robotic-assisted Endometriosis Surgery at Kingwood Medical Center, A ‘First’ in the Houston Area
January 30, 2014
Patients treated at Kingwood Medical Center, an HCA Affiliated Hospital, now have a new, distinct advantage beginning with the first endometriosis robotic-assisted surgery of its kind in the Houston area. In November, Jennifer Browning, MD, Obstetrician and Gynecologist, at Kingwood Medical Center utilized the da Vinci Robot outfitted with Firefly fluorescence imaging to cure the chronic pelvic pain of patient Molly Gundrum.
January 27, 2014
HCA affiliated Kingwood Medical Center Chief Executive Officer, Melinda Stephenson, announced Eugene Ogrod, M.D., J.D., MACP, FACPE, CPE has been named Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of Kingwood Medical Center (KMC). Dr. Ogrod comes to KMC from Baptist Medical Center in San Antonio where he served as Chief Medical Officer for the past four years.
January 01, 2014
Kingwood Medical Center and Dr. Stephanie Champion helped Amy and Andrew Beesley welcome their healthy newborn baby girl into the world at 10:55 a.m. on January 1, 2014. Her name is Morgan and she weighs 8 lbs 4 oz and is 19 inches long. The Beesley’s are from Humble, Texas and this is their first baby together.