Brandon, Florida (August 30, 2016) – Brandon Regional Hospital is proud to announce that OptumHealth Clinical Services Institute has recognized Brandon Regional Hospital’s bariatric program as a Bariatric Center of Excellence and is approved to participate in their network.
“Brandon Regional Hospital’s latest recognition by OptumHealth shows our dedication to providing superior care for our patients,” Dr. Alfredo Fernandez, Medical Director of the Bariatric Center at Brandon Regional Hospital. “We are committed to providing the best possible results for our Bariatric Center patients and incorporating the most advanced practices in the care we provide.”
This recognition is one of several that Brandon Regional Hospital’s Bariatric Center has received. The hospital’s bariatric surgery center has already been reaccredited as a Center of Excellence by the Surgical Review Corporation and is accredited by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program.
About Brandon Regional Hospital
Brandon Regional Hospital, a member of HCA West Florida Division, is a 422-bed acute care facility offering a number of specialty services including the Heart & Vascular Center, where the latest in cardiovascular surgery and minimally invasive techniques are performed, The Pediatric Center, The Women’s Center, which includes our Baby Suites and 22 bed Level III neonatal intensive care unit, and a designated Bariatric Center of Excellence.
Brandon Regional Hospital is located at 119 Oakfield Drive, Brandon, Florida 33511. For more information contact Natalia Diaz, 813-916-0634 or go to BrandonRegionalHospital.com.