Pictured are: (L-R) University of Florida Health Shands Chief Executive Officer Ed Jimenez; UF Board of Trustees Chairman Mori Hosseini; Halifax Health Chief Executive Officer Jeff Feasel; and Halifax Health Board of Commissioners Chairman Harold L. Goodemote, II.
DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (May 22, 2019) – On Monday, May 20, Halifax Health honored Mori Hosseini, chairman of the University of Florida Board of Trustees, during its Live Your Life Well Luncheon held at Halifax Health Medical Center of Daytona Beach. Hosseini was recognized for his instrumental role in Halifax Health’s enabling legislation successfully and unanimously passing through the state legislature last month. With the bill’s passing, Halifax Health can continue to provide healthcare services outside of the Halifax Hospital District.
The Live Your Life Well Luncheon Series is hosted quarterly to provide updates to community and business leaders on the healthcare programs and services offered by Halifax Health. Guests who attended Monday’s luncheon learned more about the collaborations in heart and vascular care, transplant services and neurosurgery Halifax Health has with University of Florida Health and how they raise the quality of services and care available in the Volusia-Flagler area.
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 III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born earlier than 28 weeks. For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.