SPRING HILL, FLORIDA (JANUARY 10, 2019) - Oak Hill Hospital is pleased to announce the appointment of Katie Stacy as Director of Public Relations & Communications. Mrs. Stacy was promoted from her position as Marketing Coordinator, which she served since June 2013. She came to Oak Hill Hospital from the Early Learning Coalition of Pasco and Hernando Counties (PHELC) where she served as Communications Specialist from July 2011 to June 2013.
Mrs. Stacy holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communications with a concentration in public relations from the University of South Florida. Mrs. Stacy served as both a mentored intern and public relations consultant for Vince Vanni & Associates, Inc. until obtaining her position as Communications Specialist for PHELC.
Katie Stacy has been recognized as a leader in Hernando County throughout her adult life. She was recently recognized as the HCA Frist Humanitarian Award winner at Oak Hill Hospital for her many contributions to the community. She has been a vital part of the hospital team with the American Cancer Society Relay for Life and has already served as past president of the Kiwanis Club of Brooksville Ridge. She plays a significant role in several community initiatives and events, such as the Great Hernando Weight Loss Challenge, LifeSouth's Five Points of Life Foundation Kids' Marathon, Kids' Safety Fair, and many others. Mrs. Stacy has a reputation as an organizer, communicator, and a motivator.
She is a graduate of the Introduction to Healthcare Supervision class conducted by CEO Mickey Smith, and is a participant in the Hospital Ambassador Program (graduating in February 2019). She has also completed Leadership Citrus class of 2015, and served as a Board Member of the Hernando National Alliance on Mental Illness.
About Oak Hill Hospital
Oak Hill Hospital has been serving the Nature Coast since 1984, is the area's largest private employer with 280 beds, and is the largest medical facility in Hernando and Citrus Counties. The facility offers Hernando County's only comprehensive cardiovascular program, including an arrhythmia center and open-heart surgery. Oak Hill Hospital's healthcare delivery team is comprised of over 500 physicians, 1,300 associates, and approximately 250 volunteers.
Oak Hill Hospital is an accredited teaching hospital with approval to train 65 residents in the Internal Medicine residency program, 24 residents in the Family Medicine program, 18 residents in the General Surgery program integrated with Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, 18 residents in the Emergency Medicine program, 18 residents in the Anesthesiology program, 6 residents in the Podiatry program, and 10 residents in the Transitional Year program.
The Maternity Suites at Oak Hill Hospital offers advanced labor and delivery capabilities in a comfortable and family centered setting. In addition to the Graduate Medical Education Program, Oak Hill Hospital offers several unique programs in the area, including a 24/7 Critical Care Medicine Program staffed by Intensivists, and a Pediatric ER. Please visit our website for a comprehensive listing of all Oak Hill Hospital accreditations, awards, and distinctions.
The hospital is located at 11375 Cortez Boulevard, Brooksville, FL; 1.9 miles east of US 19 on State Road 50. For more information about this release, please contact Katie Stacy, Marketing Director, at (352) 597-6317. For more information about Oak Hill Hospital, visit OakHillHospital.com