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A Surgical Weight Loss Procedure Goes Robotic For The First Time in Pinellas County at Largo Medical Center
November 21, 2013
Minimally invasive surgery is often the preferred method of treatment when available. Largo Medical Center is proud to announce it is offering surgical weight loss alternatives by giving patients an advanced, minimally invasive opportunity to get back to a healthier, happier lifestyle with the use of the well-known da Vinci Si® Surgical Robot. Instead of larger abdominal incisions used in open surgery, the robotic approach allows surgeons to make fewer, smaller incisions - similar to traditional laparoscopy.
November 01, 2013
Largo Medical Center is proud to announce Mark Miller, MBA, MHA as its new Chief Operating Officer.
October 30, 2013
Largo Medical Center has earned the top “A” Safe Hospital Score from the Leapfrog Group. The score is derived from Leapfrog’s key questions and publicly reported data, allowing for the comparison of hospital safety performance.
October 30, 2013
Eighty Percent of HCA’s U.S. Hospitals Included on The Joint Commission’s Top Performers List.
October 29, 2013
Dr. Anthony Ottaviani is one of three 2013 recipients of the Distinguished Service Certificate awarded by the AOA.
October 21, 2013
If you or someone you know is having circulation issues, Largo Medical Center continues to be the place to get treated. The hospital is opening an ALL NEW Interventional Vascular Lab.
September 12, 2013
Largo Medical Center is pleased to announce David Weiland, Jr, MD, as the hospital’s new Chief Medical Officer (CMO).
Largo Physician Appointed Full Time Chief Academic Officer of Graduate Medical Education at Largo Medical Center
July 26, 2013
Largo Medical Center is proud to have Anthony Ottaviani, DO, MPH, MACOI, FCCP appointed to the program’s helm with full time oversight of 125 interns, residents and fellows in 13 specialized programs.
July 25, 2013
The American Hospital Association’s (AHA) Board of Trustees has elected HCA’s Dr. Jonathan B. Perlin, president of clinical and physician services and chief medical officer, as its chair-elect designate.
Largo Medical Center Receives the American Heart Association’s 2013 Mission: Lifeline Silver Quality Achievement Award for Heart Attack Care
June 20, 2013
Largo Medical Center earns another quality achievement award! It is one of two hospitals in Pinellas County to receive the American Heart Association’s 2013 Mission: Lifeline® Silver Receiving Quality Achievement Award.
HCA Makes Computerworld’s List of 100 Best Places to Work in Information Technology for Fifth Consecutive Year
June 17, 2013
HCA (NYSE:HCA) today announced that for a fifth consecutive year the company has earned national recognition as one of the best workplaces for information technology professionals.
June 07, 2013
Largo Medical Center is graduating 47 interns, residents and fellows from its Graduate Medical Education (GME) teaching program making this sixth class of Largo Medical Center’s graduates, the hospital’s largest one yet.
May 30, 2013
Local hospitals help identify better way to fight MRSA infections. A national study involving six local hospitals could answer a heated medical debate over how best to protect patients from the dangerous MRSA super bug.
May 28, 2013
When physicians at Largo Medical Center and Northside Hospital diagnose a patient with atrial fibrillation (afib), an irregular heartbeat, they can now offer innovative minimally invasive treatment options through the Convergent Procedure and Cardiac Cryo-Ablation.
May 27, 2013
Largo Medical Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® - Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes Largo Medical Center’s commitment and success in implementing excellent care for stroke patients, according to evidence-based guidelines.
May 20, 2013
Largo Medical Center is the only HCA hospital in Tampa Bay earning a 3-year accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) International.
Largo Medical Center Receives Quality Blue Distinction Center Designation For Spine, Knee & Hip Surgery
April 24, 2013
Florida Blue has named Largo Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center in the areas of spine surgery and knee and hip replacement.
April 24, 2013
This week Largo Medical Center received national recognition for its Internal Medicine (IM) program residents ranking 4th in the nation on the most recent American College of Osteopathic Internal Medicine in-service exams.
Largo Medical Center Receives American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award
April 11, 2013
Largo Medical Center has received the Get With The Guidelines®–Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association.
March 06, 2013
Hospital Corporation of America has been named one of the Ethisphere Institute’s 2013 World’s Most Ethical Companies. It is the fourth consecutive year HCA has achieved this distinction.