One of the nation's leading providers of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare is made up of locally managed facilities that include more than 170 hospitals and 119 freestanding surgery centers located in 20 U.S....
One of the nation's leading providers of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare is made up of locally managed facilities that include more than 170 hospitals and 119 freestanding surgery centers located in 20 U.S. states and in the United Kingdom. With its founding in 1968, Nashville-based HCA created a new format for hospital care in America. R. Milton Johnson is the company's Chairman and CEO.
We are dedicated to providing healthcare services that meet each community's local healthcare needs. We seek to integrate various services to deliver patient care with maximum quality and efficiency. Our approach includes focusing on quality; streamlining operations; sharing technology, equipment and personnel where appropriate; and using economies of scale when contracting for medical supplies and administrative services.
HCA's strategy includes:
1. Putting patients first
2. Investing in our communities
3. Focusing on leading hospitals in core communities
4. Improving local operations through efficient use of resources
5. Building strong physician relationships
Founded in 1968, we were one of the nation's first hospital companies. Today, we are the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes about 164 hospitals and 106 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and Great Britain and employing approximately 183,000 people. Nearly five percent of all inpatient care delivered in the country today is provided by HCA facilities. We are committed to the care and improvement of human life and strives to deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare in the communities we serve.