Don’t Let the Flu Catch Up With You

By DANIEL O. HAIGHT, MD, FACP Many of us look forward to cooler temperatures by starting our seasonal decorating, planning holiday get-togethers, and maybe raking a few leaves. But we don’t always prepare quite as well for the coming flu season. It’s upon us now, and there are several ways you can get ready. In […]

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Welcome to Lakeland Regional Health!

Lakeland Regional Health is pleased to welcome the following care providers: Desiree Dowling is an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner seeing Trauma patients at our Pablo Campus. Ms. Dowling is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, and she is certified as a Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse and a Trauma Nurse. She previously served as a […]

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Lakeland Regional Health Named Top Large Hospital In Florida for Leadership in Quality and Patient Safety

Lakeland, FL – Lakeland Regional Health earned a 2017 Celebration of Service Award in the over-150-bed category for Leadership in Quality and Patient Safety from the Florida Hospital Association. “We are so honored to be recognized as one of Florida’s top hospitals in quality and safety,” said Elaine C. Thompson, PhD, FACHE, Lakeland Regional Health […]

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Welcome to Lakeland Regional Health!

Lakeland Regional Health is pleased to welcome the following care providers: Mitchell Austin, MD, FACS,  joins Lakeland Regional Health as an Otolaryngologist (Ear, Nose and Threat). Dr. Austin earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Nevada in Reno. He completed his Fellowship in Pediatric Otolarnygology at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and […]

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October Is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is celebrated nationally as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We hope that during this time you will pause to reflect on women’s health issues, take proactive steps to monitor and improve your own health, and encourage those you love to do so as well. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, breast cancer […]

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Lakeland Regional Health Joins Orlando Health

Lakeland, FL & Orlando, FL (October 2, 2017) – Lakeland Regional Health (LRH) and Orlando Health (OH) completed an affiliation to create an integrated regional health care system on October 1, 2017. This regional system better positions both organizations to advance clinical programs, improve access, and enhance the clinical quality of services provided. “We are […]

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