Oak Hill Hospital January 07, 2019

SPRING HILL, FLORIDA (JANUARY 7, 2019) - Oak Hill Hospital recently recognized its three outgoing members and three incoming members of its Board of Trustees. The following were thanked for their years of service:

  • Sankara Dinavahi, MD, a practicing physician who served 11 years
  • Barbara Manuel, Vice President of WXJB radio, who served 9 years
  • Patricia Crowley, President of the Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce, who served 9 years

Incoming members of the Board of Trustees:

  • Angie Bonfardino-Walasek, Executive Director of the United Way of Hernando County
  • Mallik Piduru, MD
  • Elizabeth Pohl-Provost, Retired RN, member of Oak Hill Hospital's Community Advisory Council
Incoming and outgoing members of the Oak Hill Hospital Board of Trustees pose with Oak Hill Hospital CEO Mickey Smith.

Incoming and outgoing members of the Oak Hill Hospital Board of Trustees pose with Oak Hill Hospital CEO Mickey Smith. Left to right: Angie Bonfardino-Walasek, Sankara Dinavahi, MD, Mickey Smith, Barbara Manuel, Elizabeth Pohl-Provost, Patricia Crowley. Not pictured: Mallik Piduru, MD.


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