July 06, 2009
Spring Hill, Florida – Oak Hill Hospital has announced the appointment of Rashid Saba, DO as Physician Advisor. As the Physician Advisor, Dr. Saba advises the medical staff on case management issues and observation patient issues. Dr. Saba holds a Bachelor of Science degree in interdisciplinary science, clinical lab emphasis from the University of South Florida. He holds a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Lauderdale. He completed an internal medicine residency at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach and a leukemia fellowship at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. He will continue in his private practice as Physician Partners Network located at 11373 Cortez Boulevard, Suite 300, Brooksville, Florida 34613 where he is physician owner and director.
About Oak Hill Hospital:
Oak Hill Hospital has been serving the Nature Coast since 1984. It is the largest medical facility in Hernando and Citrus County (204 acute care beds) and offers Hernando County’s only comprehensive heart program including open heart surgery.
Approximately 300 physicians, 1,000 associates, and 360 volunteers comprise Oak Hill Hospital’s health care delivery team.
Oak Hill has achieved distinction as the:
- First Chest Pain Center in Hernando and Citrus County accredited by the Society of Chest Pain Centers.
- First primary stroke center to be fully accredited by the Joint Commission in Citrus and Hernando County.
- First comprehensive Women’s Imaging Center in Hernando County and the first imaging center offering digital mammography with computer aided detection.
- First hospital in the area to be recognized as an accredited cancer institute by the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS)
It is located at 11375 Cortez Boulevard, Spring Hill, 1.9 miles east of US 19 on State Road 50. For more information about this release, please call (352) 597-6383 (Hernando) or (352) 628-6441 (Citrus).