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  1. Agency wants Medicare to cut outpatient surgery payments to hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Naples Daily News

    ... director of Naples Day Surgery, which has two locations in Collier and is 15 percent owned by the NCH Healthcare System. "If the government was serious about reducing the deficit and controlling health care costs, they would figure out a way to ...

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  2. Teamwork Works at NCHRead the original story

    Friday Jun 27 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... patients and our community. In September 2006, Dr. Allen Weiss was appointed president and CEO of the NCH Healthcare System, a 715-bed, two-hospital integrated health care system. NCH is one of only twenty hospitals in the country affiliated with ...

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  3. SWFL doctors: Women should still get pelvic examsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Naples Daily News

    ... pregnant. Max Kamerman, a physician at Women's Healthcare Physicians and chairman of OB-GYN for the NCH Healthcare System, also disagreed with the guidelines. He added that while the pelvic exam is not the only method to detect ovarian cancer, it is ...

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  4. NCH Healthcare System Pre or Postoperative Joint Replacement Therapy ProgramsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 24 | Naples Daily News

    Since life expectancies have increased and folks enjoy a more active lifestyle with outdoor activities and sports, it is inevitable that knee and hip joint replacement surgeries have increased.

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  5. United Way of Collier County "Nogala Gala" to Benefit Collier 211 HelplineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 18 | Naples Daily News

    ... Sponsors are The Arlington of Naples, Fidelity Investments, FineMark National Bank & Trust, and NCH Healthcare System. Tickets are $115 per individual, or "$211" per couple. To purchase tickets online, go to http://tinyurl.com/NogalaGala . For more ...

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  6. Collier to participate in World's Largest Swimming Lesson event, attempt to break recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 18 | Naples Daily News

    ... have a pretty good chance of breaking the world record," said Paula Digrigoli, executive director of NCH Healthcare System's Safe & Healthy Children Coalition, one of the more than 30 agencies working to organize participation in the event. More ...

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  7. Not a full-service hospital: Lee Memorial hoping to now build medical complex on 32-acre parcelRead the original story

    Monday Jun 16 | Naples Daily News

    ... future, Eslick said it wouldn't. "Not at all," he said. "And hopefully this effort will stimulate the NCH Healthcare System to compete for our business." "There are some care gaps in the Bonita Springs-Estero area that we need to identify so that we ...

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  8. NCH Healthcare System Named One Of The Nation's 50 Top Cardiovascular HospitalsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 12 | Naples Daily News

    This story is contributed by a member of the Naples community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Naples Daily News The NCH Healthcare System was recently named one of the nation's 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics.

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  9. NCH gets national certification as a stroke centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | Naples Daily News

    ... care we provide to hundreds of stroke patients every year," said Allen Weiss, president and CEO of the NCH Healthcare System, in a statement. The system operates the NCH Downtown Naples Hospital and the NCH North Naples Hospital with 715 beds, but ...

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  10. Have Fun Doing the Right ThingRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... such extraordinary people. In September 2006, Dr. Allen Weiss was appointed president and CEO of the NCH Healthcare System, a 715-bed, two-hospital integrated health care system. NCH is one of only twenty hospitals in the country affiliated with ...

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  11. Letters of PraiseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... labs have this capability, as they are supplied by the Community Blood Center, an affiliate of the NCH Healthcare System, which supplies every hospital in Collier County with life-saving blood products. When a donor gives the gift of life at any of ...

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  12. The NCH Healthcare System be awarded a national Hospital Safety Score ...Read the original story

    May 8, 2014 | Naples Daily News

    This story is contributed by a member of the Naples community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Naples Daily News The NCH Healthcare System is the only hospital system in southwest Florida to be awarded a national Hospital Safety Score of "A" from The Leapfrog Group.

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  13. Guest column: Relay for Life battles cancerRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | Naples Daily News

    Coppola, an executive sssistant for the NCH Healthcare System, has been a Relay volunteer for nine years and is a cancer survivor.

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  14. ECCL says it's not anti-developmentRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | Naples Daily News

    ... South Lee County Hospital, which failed to get approval from a state board after protests from NCH Healthcare System. Estero leaders would like to see a medical district just south of Coconut Point Mall. There are about 100 acres of vacant land near ...

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  15. Hearing set on Physicians Regional rehabilitation program disputeRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | Naples Daily News

    The hospital will square off with its competitor, the NCH Healthcare System, which opposes the proposed 17-bed program.

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  16. Lee Memorial still plans to expand to south LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | The News-Press

    ... on a vacant site next to the Bonita Community Health Center on the Bonita/Estero border. Naples-based NCH Healthcare System, which operates Collier County's largest hospitals, challenged the proposal. The Florida Agency for Health Care ...

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  17. Class Notes: Palmetto Ridge student who overcame head injury to be part of Brain Health EventRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Naples Daily News

    ... people who suffer brain injuries. Thanks to a partnership involving Collier County Public Schools, the NCH Healthcare System and several other agencies, organizations and associations, there's a free community outreach meeting planned which is ...

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  18. Judge rejects Lee Memorial's bid for new hospital in south LeeRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | Naples Daily News

    ... centers, physician offices, clinics, or via telemedicine," said Dr. Allen Weiss, president and CEO of NCH Healthcare System. "And we believe the administrative law judge, understanding this environment, found that a small inpatient hospital would be ...

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  19. 5Q: Joint Implant Surgeons of FloridaRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | Naples Daily News

    ... will be serving both the Bonita Springs and Fort Myers offices with hospital privileges at both the NCH Healthcare System and the Lee Memorial Healthcare System. Edward Humbert, D.O. fellowship trained in joint replacement and Dennis Sagini, M.D. ...

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  20. At Southwest Florida hospitals, getting in as tough as getting outRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | The News-Press

    ... their school identification badges. Collier and Lee school districts use it. So does the Naples-based NCH Healthcare System, which checks visitors to its BirthPlace maternity care center. And, like other hospitals, NCH screens all visitors coming ...

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