DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (May 24, 2018) – On Tuesday, May 22, future Basketball Hall of Fame inductee Grant Hill visited Halifax Health Medical Center of Daytona Beach for a pep rally celebration where he was presented with a physician’s jacket and stethoscope and made an honorary member of the hospital’s medical staff. After the event, Hill took time to visit Daytona Beach resident Jerry Falkner, a patient in the hospital’s orthopedics unit. Hill, a two-time NCAA champion and seven-time NBA All-Star, was in Daytona Beach for the Daytona Beach News-Journal’s Best of the Preps banquet held on Tuesday at the Ocean Center.
Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, freestanding emergency department, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with five outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric care community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization. Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born as early as 28 weeks. For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.