Patient Education

Chronic Diseases

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chronic Diseases account for seven out of ten deaths each year and are the leading causes of death and disability in the United States. Holy Cross Hospital remains committed to keeping South Florida healthy. We encourage members of our community to be active participants in their health by learning about their chronic conditions, how to make healthy lifestyle choices and reduce risk behaviors. Chronic diseases are among the most common, costly and preventable of all health issues.

Learn about these common chronic diseases

Health Information on Your Patient Portal

You can now get your Holy Cross Health hospital records, doctor notes and test results from any of our facilities or 100+ Holy Cross Medical Group providers all in the same portal—Trinity Health MyChart. We are a member of Trinity Health, one of the nation’s largest Catholic health systems. Our new patient portal is integrated with other member hospitals and providers from across the country.

With Trinity Health MyChart you can:

Monthly Health eNewsletter

Receive information on your chosen health topics by subscribing to our monthly Health eNewsletter. You can tailor your eNewsletter by choosing to receive information only on the health topics that interest you. By subscribing, you will also stay updated on our latest news and upcoming events presented by Holy Cross Hospital. You may unsubscribe at any time by sending a request to