July 29, 2016
Spring Hill, FL -- Oak Hill Hospital announces that it was recently informed by the Accreditation Counsel for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) that it has received continued accreditation status by the Institutional Review Committee (IRC) of the ACGME. The review committee commended Oak Hill Hospital for "its demonstrated substantial compliance with the ACGME's institutional requirements without any new citations."
In notifying Oak Hill Hospital's Graduate Medical Education program and residents, Karen Navarra, System Administrator for the Graduate Medical Education program of HCA's West Florida Division, stated, "You cannot do much better than that! …It is letters like this that will help motivate us and continue to set the bar high for training residents and improving patient care…this was definitely achieved through a team effort. Thank you for all you do." In achieving this accreditation Oak Hill Hospital was informed that it was now transitioning to the "Next Accreditation System (NAS)" and that its Self-Study visit is scheduled to occur in April 2026.
ATTACHED PHOTO: The faculty and all residents of the 2016 Oak Hill Hospital GME Program.