Spring Hill, Florida (January 31, 2019) – Jeffrey Huang, MD, Program Director of the Anesthesiology and Transitional Year Residency programs at Oak Hill Hospital, was recently elected Vice President of the Chinese American Society of Anesthesiology (CASA).
Dr. Huang has served the CASA for many years and held numerous positions including Committee Chair, Editor and Editor-In-Chief of the CASA Bulletin of Anesthesiology, and member of the Executive Board. CASA is a not-for-profit organization to associate and affiliate all reputable physicians and scientists of Chinese descent. The mission of the CASA is to develop and advance the specialty of Anesthesiology for the general elevation of the standards of medical practice. To learn more about the Chinese American Society of Anesthesiology go to www.ChineseASA.org.
In making the announcement, Hong Wang, President of CASA stated, “I am very happy that Dr. Huang joins our leadership team. He will continue to provide vital leadership to our organization in his new role as Vice President.”
Dr. Huang was recently invited to China to facilitate implementation of an emergency manual simulation instructor training program for anesthesia professionals in China. Dr. Huang is also a professor at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine. He serves on the Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation (APSF) Committee on Education and Training and on the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) Committee on International Collaboration.
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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 600 physicians, 1,486 associates, and over 265 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.
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