Hudson, Florida (February 17, 2016) – Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point will continue its popular “Tuesday Tutorials” in March with a series devoted to “Topics In Geriatrics.” On March 1 RMCBP will present “Falls In the Elderly.” The program will be presented by Joseph Pino, MD, MBA, FAAFP (Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians).
Dr. Pino has practiced geriatric medicine in our community since 1984. He is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine, with added qualification in geriatrics. He is also certified by the American Board of Hospice Medical Directors. He is the former medical director of Bear Creek Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Bayonet Point Health & Rehabilitation (now Solaris Health Care), HPH Home Care and HPH Hospice.
Presently he is the Chief Medical Officer of Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point and Assistant Clinical Professor of Geriatrics, through Nova University, in the medical center’s internal medicine program.
Dr. Pino serves on the board of Chapters Health Care, the parent company of HPH Hospice. Dr. Pino remains committed to caring for seniors and improving quality of life for the aging population.
The seminar will be held at the Rao Musunuru, MD Conference Center at 14100 Yosemite Drive, Hudson, Florida 34667. Registration/lunch begins at 11:30 and the tutorial will begin at noon.
Seating is limited and registrations are required. For more information and reservations call 727-869-5498 or toll free 888-741-5119.
Attached photo: Joseph Pino, MD
About Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point
Regional Medical Center Bayonet has been serving the community since 1981. We are a 290-bed acute care hospital located in Hudson, FL and home of the nationally acclaimed Heart Institute. We have more than 350 physicians, 1,264 employees and 500 volunteers on our integrated healthcare delivery team.
Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point has achieved distinction in the following areas:
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[if !supportLists]· [endif]Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care.
[if !supportLists]· [endif]2010, 2011, and 2013 Top Performing Hospital for Key Quality Measures for heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, and surgical care – The Joint Commission
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Certified Advance Primary Stroke Center – Joint Commission
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Heart & Stroke Champions Award Winner 1998 – 2011
[if !supportLists]· [endif]MRI, CT, Ultrasound, and Nuclear Medicine Accredited – American College of Radiology
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Approved Community Cancer Program – American College of Surgeons.
[if !supportLists]· [endif]5 Joint Commission Disease-Specific Certifications: primary stroke center, acute myocardial infarction, coronary artery bypass graft, joint replacement hip, joint replacement knee!
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Awarded Hospital Safety Score of “A” in SIX consecutive rankings by The Leapfrog Group.
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Recipient of the 2014 American Heart Association (AHA)/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Gold Performance Achievement Award in stroke.
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Awarded full Atrial Fibrillation Certification status from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC).
Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point is located at 14000 Fivay Road, Hudson, FL. 34667. For additional information on Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point visit www.rmchealth.com or www.heartoftampa.com or visit us on Facebook.