Spring Hill, Florida (August 8, 2018) – Oak Hill Hospital is proud to announce that a total of 24 scholarships of $1,000 each were awarded to graduating seniors by the Oak Hill Hospital Volunteer Association. The $24,000 in scholarships were awarded to the following students:
Central High School
W. Springstead High School
Hernando High School
Nature Coast Technical High School
Weeki Wachee High School
West Hernando Christian School
The Volunteer Association has awarded scholarships for nearly 30 years. The criteria for awarding the scholarships is based upon each student’s GPA, family income and dependents. The funds are received from revenue generated at the hospital’s volunteer gift shop and other fundraisers.
Scholarships are awarded to graduating seniors entering the human healthcare field. The scholarships are to be used for tuition and books during the 2018-2019 school year. Oak Hill Hospital wishes to thank this year’s scholarship committee for all of their hard work: Phyllis M. Chiswell, Chairperson; Judy Avila; Judy Carter; Kathleen McCormick; and Martha Sugg.
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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 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, and 10 residents in the Transitional Year program.
The Maternity Suites at Oak Hill Hospital opened in 2016, offering 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, FL; 1.9 miles east of US 19 on State Road 50. For more information about this release, please contact Richard W. Linkul, Director of Marketing, at 352-597-6383 or Richard.Linkul@HCAHealthcare.com. In Citrus County call 352-628-6441. For more information about Oak Hill Hospital, visit our website at OakHillHospital.com, or Like Us on Facebook.