Pasco, Hillsborough & Pinellas, Florida – (August 5, 2014) Medical Center of Trinity announces that it received the American Heart Association Fit-Friendly Worksite Gold Achievement Award. The award is presented to a workplace that has been recognized by the American Heart Association for meeting criteria for employee wellness. The award is intended to be a catalyst for positive change in the workplace across America. It recognizes companies that demonstrate progressive leadership by making the health and wellness of their employees a priority. Medical Center of Trinity was recognized on the gold level which means that:
· Medical Center of Trinity has increased the number of healthy eating options available to employees
· The hospital promotes a wellness culture at the worksite
· The hospital embraces at least nine criteria as outlined by the American Heart Association in the areas of physical activity, nutrition and culture
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About Medical Center of Trinity
Medical Center of Trinity is a 236 bed, state-of-the-art, all-private room hospital strategically located in the tri-county area of Pasco, Pinellas and Hillsborough Counties. The facility is located at 9330 State Road 54, Trinity, FL 34655, near the intersection of State Road (SR) 54 and Little Road. Medical Center of Trinity clinical and acute-care programs include:
Medical Center of Trinity is an Advanced Certified Primary Stroke Center and is recognized among the nation’s top performers on four key quality measures – heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, and surgical care by The Joint Commission— the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. The Cancer Care program is an Accredited Comprehensive Community Cancer Program by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons. Medical Center of Trinityhas been named a recipient of the 2014 Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s Best Hospitals in Emergency Care.
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