September 01, 2009
Spring Hill, Florida – Oak Hill Hospital has announced that its Chief Financial Officer Robert Grace has been appointed Chief Financial Officer at Grand Strand Hospital in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Mr. Grace is in his tenth year at Oak Hill Hospital. He has been with HCA the healthcare company for 26 years and came to Oak Hill Hospital from Community Hospital where he served as their controller. In fact Mr. Grace had been promoted five times while at Community Hospital.
In addition to serving as Chief Financial Officer at Oak Hill Hospital Mr. Grace also served as Chief Ethics Officer. “As our Chief Financial Officer and Chief Ethics Officer, Robert Grace has been instrumental in the success we have enjoyed as an organization over the past 10 years he has been with Oak Hill Hospital. He will be deeply missed and we wish him total success in his new endeavor,” said Mickey Smith, Oak Hill Hospital’s CEO.
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).