Spring Hill, Florida – Oak Hill Hospital cordially invites the public to join in celebrating “Twenty-five Years of Compassionate Care.” The celebration and reception will take place on Saturday, June 6, 2009 from 10 AM until Noon at the hospital campus, 11375 Cortez Boulevard, Brooksville, Florida 34613. The celebration will be held on the hospital campus front parking area, with a reception to follow in the cafeteria.
The ceremony will begin with the presentation of the colors by the color guard from the American Legion Post 186. The Hernando County Jazz Society’s “Company Swing Band” will provide musical entertainment and the agenda will feature distinguished guest speakers. There will be a special recognition of Oak Hill Hospital’s founding physicians, volunteers, and associates, plus others. The ceremony will culminate with the unveiling of the “Oak Hill Tree of Life” permanent wall display, a commemorative gift from the Nature Coast Technical High School graphics department. A reception will follow in the hospital cafeteria, with light refreshments. Several hospital departments will provide health information and displays.
All community members, young and old, are welcome.
Oak Hill Hospital accepted its first patient as a 96 bed facility on June 6, 1984.
About Oak Hill Hospital:
Oak Hill Hospital is now celebrating 25 years of compassionate care to the community.
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, 900 associates, and 300 volunteers comprise Oak Hill Hospital’s health care delivery team.
Oak Hill has achieved distinction as the:
- First and only 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 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).