Nurses are at the heart of HCA and make miracles happy every day!

Nurses are at the heart of HCA and make miracles happy every day! Nurses also know how to care for patients before, during and after hospitalizations, but when a critical member of our care team is hit by an event beyond their control – the Hope Fund is able to step in.  1 in 4 […]

The Hope Fund – Caring for HCA Employees, so they can care for our Patients

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The Hope Fund responds to HCA employees in need, so they can care for our patients. Our donors provide help in many situations including employees battling cancer, those affected by massive flooding or even after an unexpected death in the family to alleviate financial burdens and allow HCA employees to put patients first. #HCAHasHeart #HospitalWeek  #HCAHopeFund […]

Mother can focus on family thanks to Hope Fund support

When emergency-room nurse Melissa Hirn went into preterm labor during a shift, she knew what to do, and that help was nearby. How she’d keep her growing family supported during a necessary hospitalization wasn’t so clear. “I began having contractions on the way in from the parking lot, so I went upstairs to get checked […]

Hope Fund provides solace for longtime nurse following surgery

May Stephens, a nurse in Texas since 2001, had spent her life helping others in their time of need. So she was concerned when she started feeling dizziness and fatigue while doing her daily rounds. “I would never miss a day of work and I’d never been sick before,” she says. “I couldn’t do any […]

A Conversation with HCA Hope Fund President, Joanne Pulles

Joanne Pulles, President of the HCA Hope Fund, recently sat down with Jamie Dunham of Nashville-based marketing firm Brand Wise to talk about the Hope Fund. Jamie, an expert on marking to woman, was a 2015 winner of the Nashville Business Journal’s Women of Influence award. Click here to read their conversation about how the […]

Grant Leader Spotlight: Keri Devillers

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To be a Human Resources professional you must want to make an impact on the company, enjoy variety and love helping others! With over 2,300 employees and one of HCA’s largest hospitals, it could feel difficult for Keri DeVillers to really know the employees of Medical City Dallas Hospital, but after 16 years with the […]

The Westside Story of Hope

For Barb Simmons, the CEO at Westside Regional Medical Center in Plantation, Florida, hearing from employees is important, and so is helping them. This past year, Barb encouraged the employees at Westside to complete the Employee Engagement Survey by committing to give a gift of $2 to the HCA Hope Fund for every employee that […]