Recent Headlines

Adventist Health System Receives 2017 Gallup Great Workplace Award

This is the seventh year in a row that Adventist Health System has received the recognition.

Shawnee Mission Health Celebrates Opening of New Zamierowski Simulation Center, Rodgers Conference Center

The new facilities will help SMH support the ongoing educational needs of its physicians, nurses and associates.

Sharing the Love of God

A chaplain's kindness and compassion at Florida Hospital Orlando reflects the love of God to patients during a difficult time.

The Gift Basket

The outpatient surgery team at Texas Health Huguley presents a chronically ill patient and his wife with a basket of faith.

In the News

Kansas City Business Journal | May 22

Shawnee Mission Health wraps up hospital renovation

The renovation was designed to help support the continued education of its physicians, nurses and associates.

Osceola News-Gazette | May 22

Hospital employees donate supplies to Kissimmee schools

Florida Hospital Kissimmee employees donated hundreds of personal items and supplies to area middle schools.

Georgia Health News | May 14

A little-known star of hospital safety in Georgia

Gordon Hospital is the only hospital in Georgia to get straight A's for patient safety from the Leapfrog Group since the ratings debuted in 2012.

Daytona Beach News-Journal | May 8

Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center opens new unit for women, children

The new Center for Women and Children increases the number of beds at the hospital to 327.

Orlando Sentinel | May 1

Florida Hospital Celebration expanding

The new six-story, 156-bed patient tower is expected to open in winter 2019.

Orlando Sentinel | April 12

Beloved Florida Hospital executive passes away at 47

Fulbright had worked with Adventist Health System for 25 years.

Research & Publications

Loran D. Hauck, MD; Lee M. Adler, DO; Zuber D. Mulla, PhD (Annals of Epidemiology)

Clinical Pathway Care Improves Outcomes Among Patients Hospitalized for Community-Acquired Pneumonia

Adventist Health System examines the impact of a unique evidence-based clinical pathway on six outcomes of care in patients hospitalized for community-acquired pneumonia (CAP).

Ted Hamilton (Health Progress)

Physician Burnout: Health Care Systems Seek Wellness Solutions

Hamilton reports on the ways Adventist Health System is working to promote physician well-being.

T. Christopher Windham, MD (Journal of Oncology Practice)

Geriatric Oncology for the 21st Century: A Call for Action

A study highlights steps to help prepare oncologists across the nation for the impending increase in older cancer patients.

Tim Reiner & Miccole Bowen (Cerner Blog)

Taking a Closer Look at Health System Revenue Cycle Innovation

Adventist Health System's vice president of revenue management, and Shawnee Mission Medical Center's director of patient financial services, discuss the importance of integrating clinical and financial data in preparation for future payment models.

JIll A. Marsteller, PhD (Critical Care Medicine)

A Multicenter, Phased, Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial to Reduce Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections in Intensive Care Units

A trial designed to determine the causal effects of an intervention proven effective in pre-post studies in reducing central line-associated bloodstream infections in the intensive care unit.

Richard J. Carroll, Zuber D. Mulla, Loran D. Hauck, and Audrey Westbrook (BMC Cardiovascular Disorders)

Outcomes of Patients Hospitalized for Acute Decompensated Heart Failure: Does Nesiritide Make a Difference?

An evaluation of the impact of nesiritide treatment on four outcomes among adults hospitalized for congestive heart failure (CHF) during a three-year period.