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Holy Cross Hospital is proud to be a sponsor of the Sun-Sentinel’s Life’s Victories campaign celebrating survivors of breast cancer and boosting awareness of the fight against the disease. Take a look at our sponsorship commercial running on WSFL-TV.
Knee surgery made easy
By Glenn Singer Business Writer
As America's Baby Boomers turn into senior citizens, one piece of evolution is likely: There will be a lot more arthritic knees that require implant surgery.
A Davie company, which has raised more than $25 million in venture financing, hopes to capitalize on the need by marketing a robot to install implants and a three- dimensional monitor to position them properly.
Community Celebration Planned for October 23
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Holy Cross Hospital CEO and President Patrick A. Taylor, M.D., has announced the opening of Phase I of the new Dorothy Mangurian Comprehensive Women’s Center at Holy Cross HealthPlex, located at 1000 NE 56 St. in Fort Lauderdale.
This week our orthopedic surgeons performed the first sensor-assisted knee surgery utilizing robotics and advanced sensors
Award demonstrates Holy Cross Hospital's commitment to quality care for stroke patients
Holy Cross Hospital has received the 2009 American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award. The award recognizes Holy Cross Hospital’s commitment and success in implementing excellent care for stroke patients, according to evidence-based guidelines.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Holy Cross Hospital has received a $1 million donation from Audrey Millsaps through the estate of her late husband Fred to expand The Institute for Nursing Excellence. The Institute was founded in 2006 with a $500,000 donation from the local philanthropists and long-time Fort Lauderdale residents to support the pursuit of excellence in nursing.
The American Cancer Society’s Third Annual Relay For Life of Hope raised over $50,000 and inspired children of all ages to join the fight against cancer. Held May 21st and 22nd on the field at Christ Church United Methodist in Fort Lauderdale, Relay For Life of Hope was one of over 5,000 Relay For Life events across the country and internationally this year. Relay For Life is a 17-hour community event which brings people of all ages together to celebrate cancer survivors, remember those lost to cancer and to fight back against cancer.
Robert Kolodin of Tamarac wins $1,000 and free pass to ride Tri-Rail for one year
Fans looked on as the finalists of Holy Cross Hospital’s Senior Idol sponsored in part by Boomer Times, John Knox Village, Tri-Rail and Winn-Dixie sang their hearts out to an audience of nearly 1,000 at Parker Playhouse. Each of the contestants competed for the title, a $1,000 cash prize and pass to ride Tri-Rail for one year, but at the end of the fifth annual competition, Robert Kolodin of Tamarac took home the prize.
Sunrise Resdient Queen Stevens Receives Honor
As a nutrition hostess in Nutritional Services at Holy Cross Hospital, Sunrise resident Queen Stevens interacts with patients, their families, physicians, nurses and volunteers on a daily basis, always greeting them with a smile and a positive attitude.
It is her hospitable spirit that was recognized when Stevens was named the 2009-2010 Associate of the Year for Holy Cross Hospital.
Fort Lauderdale Resident Grace Gardiner Receives Honor for 26,481 Volunteer Hours
In 2009, there were 686 volunteers who collectively gave more than 140,442 hours of service to Holy Cross Hospital. They were recognized during the hospital's recent Volunteer Appreciation and Service Awards Luncheon, where Fort Lauderdale resident Grace Gardiner was named the 2009-2010 Volunteer of the Year.