Spring Hill, Florida (July 16, 2019) – Oak Hill Hospital is proud to announce that a total of 15 scholarships of $1,000 each were awarded to graduating seniors by Oak Hill Hospital’s Volunteer Association. Oak Hill Hospital Volunteer association, Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit entity.
The $15,000 in scholarships was awarded to the following students:
Jordan Cook Hernando High School
Rose Leventhal Nature Coast Technical High School
Jennifer Hagland Nature Coast Technical High School
Miranda Lallave Nature Coast Technical High School
Antara Islam Springstead High School
Leslie Banh Springstead High School
Ronnie Howe Springstead High School
Amanda Amondo Springstead High School
Abigail Rich Springstead High School
Kaylee Hackett Springstead High School
Christy Walton West Hernando Christian School
Emily Kleiner Weeki Wachee High School
Abigail Kizer Weeki Wachee High School
Andy Perez Saavedra Weeki Wachee High School
Deyanira Shaw Weeki Wachee High School
The Volunteer Association has awarded scholarships for nearly 30 years, and since 1995, more than $400,000 has been contributed. The criteria for awarding the scholarships are based on each student’s scholastic achievement, financial need, and community service. The funds are received from revenue generated at the Volunteer Association’s gift shop and other fundraisers.
Volunteer Association Scholarships are awarded annually to graduating seniors entering into the human healthcare field. These scholarships are to be used for tuition and books during the 2019-2020 school year. Oak Hill Hospital wishes to thank its Volunteer Association and the Volunteer Scholarship Committee for all of their hard work.
Attached photo: Volunteers Scholarship recipients pose with their certificates recognizing their scholarships.
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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 hospital is currently undergoing a $38.5M expansion project which will add 70 private rooms to its North Tower by Spring 2020, bringing the total bed capacity to 350. 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, 10 residents in the Transitional Year program, and two residents in the Geriatric Fellowship 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, a Pediatric ER, and a dedicated Pediatric Inpatient Unit. 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 Katie Stacy, Director of Public Relations & Communications, at 352-597-6317. For more information about Oak Hill Hospital, visit OakHillHospital.com, or Like Us on Facebook.