PRESS RELEASE–Renowned Nemours Physician to Speak At Lakeland Regional Health Community Program

Lakeland, FL – At the start of the fall sports season, parents, coaches and educators have an opportunity to learn more about heart conditions in youth athletes. Gul Dadlani, MD, Chief of Cardiology for Nemours Children’s Health System in Florida, will speak on Tuesday, August 23, 2016, from 6 to 7 p.m., at the Hollis […]

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PRESS RELEASE — Lakeland Regional Health School of Radiologic Technology Congratulates Its 2016 Graduates

Lakeland, FL – Five women proudly graduated from Lakeland Regional Health’s School of Radiologic Technology on Thursday, June 23, 2016, at the Hollis Cancer Center Auditorium. The graduates are Blue Ecleo, Shanah Morales, Kayla O’Leary, Chelsea White and Hannah Wood. All graduates sat for and passed the national certification exam by the American Registry of […]

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PRESS RELEASE — Lakeland Regional Health One of 19 ‘Most Wired Advanced’ Healthcare Systems in Nation

Lakeland, FL – Lakeland Regional Health is pleased to announce it is one of just 19 of the nation’s Most Wired Advanced hospitals and healthcare systems, as announced Wednesday by the American Hospital Association’s Health Forum and the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives. This is the second consecutive year that Lakeland Regional Health has […]

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PRESS RELEASE — Lakeland Regional Health Names Chief Operating Officer

Elaine C. Thompson, PhD, FACHE, Lakeland Regional Health President and CEO, announced that Danielle Drummond has been promoted to the newly created role of Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President for Lakeland Regional Health. “This change is essential for the growth and success of our organization,” said Dr. Thompson. “Ms. Drummond has done an […]

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PRESS RELEASE — Lakeland Regional Health’s Chest Pain Center Earns Three-Year Accreditation

Lakeland Regional Health’s Chest Pain Center has earned Primary PCI Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care, making it the longest accredited Chest Pain Center in Polk County. This three-year re-accreditation begins July 31, 2016. “We are so pleased to be able to offer such a high level of care at the area’s most […]

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PRESS RELEASE — Lakeland Regional Health Begins Seeing Patients At Newly Expanded Grasslands Campus

Lakeland Regional Health is excited to unveil its greatly expanded Grasslands Campus at 3030 Harden Boulevard. “We feel privileged to begin serving patients at this beautiful new campus,” said Jon A. Boyette, Vice President of Physician Group and Ambulatory Operations. “This is one example of how Lakeland Regional Health is dedicated to providing our community […]

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PRESS RELEASE — LRH Pavilion for Women and Children Named to Honor Carol Jenkins Barnett

The Lakeland Regional Health Foundation has received a transformational naming gift in honor of Carol Jenkins Barnett for the Pavilion for Women and Children currently under construction at the Lakeland Regional Health Medical Center Campus. The gift is the largest donation received to date by the Foundation. The new building will now be known as […]

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Lakeland Regional Health Earns Third Consecutive ‘A’ Rating on Leapfrog Hospital Safety Scorecard

Lakeland Regional Health is pleased to announce it has once again earned an “A” rating on the Hospital Safety Scorecard from the Leapfrog Group today. The Leapfrog Group compares more than 2,500 hospitals using rigorous reporting criteria for 30 measures. Lakeland Regional Health, which also earned an “A” on Scorecards in April 2015 and October […]

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