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HP-Anesco Anesthesiologist Receives Top Physician Award
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Elfriede Lynch-Willson, 954-566-7590
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, April 17, 2012: Healthcare Performance Anesco (HP-Anesco), congratulates Dr. Douglas Ford for being named Top Physician by Broward Health and South Florida Hospital News, March 2012 issue.
Dr. Ford has been an anesthesiologist with HP-Anesco since the company’s inception in 1999 and worked at Broward Health North Broward Medical Center since 1990. He was appointed chief of staff in May 2011. In that role, he chairs the Medical Council committee and works closely with administration and the medical staff to maximize hospital services and systems that maintain quality and patient safety.
Dr. Ford earned his undergraduate degree at Boston College and received his medical degree at Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, MA. He completed his residency at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA. He is an avid outdoorsman who enjoys bicycling, wind surfing and scuba diving.
About Healthcare Performance Anesco
Healthcare Performance Anesco (HP-Anesco) is the exclusive provider of anesthesia and pain management services to Broward Health, one of the 10 largest public health systems in the nation. With 42 MD anesthesiologists, 52 CRNAs, and 23 SRNAs covering 52 surgical sites, including cardiac, trauma, OB/GYN and pediatrics, HP-Anesco currently services more than 55,000 operating room procedures annually. HP-Anesco is a division of Healthcare Performance Companies. For more information, visit HP-Anesco’s website at http://www.drivinghp.com/anesthesia.