With an anticipated opening early in 2020, the Baptist/Wolfson Children’s Emergency Center at Oakleaf will be the health system’s ninth emergency center in the greater Jacksonville area. According to WOKV News 104.5, the center will be able to take care of the whole family in the 19,000 square feet of space with a dedicated wing for children..
Valley Baptist, the first hospital south of San Antonio to achieve Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification, is receiving national recognition for their commitment to lead the way in treating patients with neurological conditions. As reported by the Valley Star, Valley Baptist Neuroscience Institute is leading the way in the advancement of neurological treatments and research.
Advocate Aurora Health plans to build a $228 million hospital and medical office in Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin. The 89-acre site has been re-zoned to accommodate the expansion. According to Becker’s Hospital Review, the construction will begin later in 2019 and be complete in 2022.
Union College in Barbourville, Kentucky has announced a recent partnership between their Division of Online and Graduate Studies and Baptist Health Corbin. The program will make Union College a preferred education partner for Baptist Health employees, and the employees will receive a tuition discount. “The Union College RN to BSN online program and our new Master in Healthcare Administration are tailor-made for Baptist Health’s working professionals.” said Dr. David Williams, Dean of Online and Graduate Studies at Union College.