Oak Hill Hospital February 21, 2019

Spring Hill, Florida (February 21, 2019) - Once again Oak Hill Hospital's cancer program received full accreditation by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons.

The American College of Surgeons (ACS) is a scientific and educational association of surgeons that was founded in 1913 to improve the quality of care for the surgical patient by setting high standards for surgical education and practice. Its mission statements states that: "The American College of Surgeons is dedicated to improving the care of the surgical patients and to safeguarding standards of care in an optimal and ethical practice environment."

For more information, visit Oak Hill Hospital's cancer program webpage.

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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, Florida; 1.9 miles east of U.S. 19 on State Road 50. For more information about this release, please contact Katie Stacy, Marketing Director, at (352) 597-6317.