Steward Now Accepting Nominations for Exceptional EMS Providers along the Space Coast including Brevard and Indian River Counties In celebration of National Emergency Medical Service (EMS) week, Steward Health Care System will host its First National “EMS Stewards of the Community” Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, May 23 at the Melbourne Hilton Rialto. Steward, which operates three local hospitals...
Interest in science, health prompted Arturo Castro, MD, to choose healthcare at early age Arturo Castro, MD, has recently joined the team of physicians with privileges at Rockledge Regional Medical Center. Dr. Castro specializes in endocrinology, treating patients with diabetes, thyroid disorders and other conditions. After graduating medical school at the University of San Marcos in Lima, Peru, D...
Interest in science, health prompted Arturo Castro, MD, to choose healthcare at early age. Arturo Castro, MD, has recently joined the team of physicians with privileges at Rockledge Regional Medical Center. Dr. Castro specializes in endocrinology, treating patients with diabetes, thyroid disorders and other conditions.
Commission on Cancer again recognizes hospital for providing top comprehensive care
February 8 2018
Paint the Night Red promotes heart health with education, screenings, fun Rockledge Regional teams with American Heart Association to hold annual event
January 22 2018
New Outpatient Program at Rockledge Regional Helps People Address Mental Health Issues, Substance Abuse
Jonathan Immordino, MBA, CPA, has been named chief financial officer of Rockledge Regional Medical Center.
November 9 2017
The stroke program at Rockledge Regional Medical Center earned high marks from the Joint Commission after the accreditation and certification organization recently conducted a thorough onsite survey and evaluation.
New facility titles align with regional expansion of innovative Steward care model and physician network Wuesthoff Health System announced today that they will be updating their hospital names and branding as part of their ongoing integration into the innovative, patient-centered Steward Health Care System. Steward, a physician-led health company, has created a model of health care focused on pati...
"Cupcake Wars" returns for a decadent sixth go-round.
October 9 2017
Wuesthoff Medical Center—Rockledge Welcomes New Chief Nursing Officer to Team Longtime healthcare professional responsible for compliance with care standards
Love of science, people drew Sujata Balulad, MD, to her chosen field.
Wuesthoff Team Welcomes Akriti Dewanwala, MD, Specialist in Gastroenterology, Hepatology Childhood physician’s gift of stethoscope prompted lifelong interest in medicine
Interventional Cardiologist at Wuesthoff Medical Center–Rockledge Uses New Impella Technology for Cardiovascular Procedure Rockledge, Florida (July 19, 2017) – An interventional cardiologist at Wuesthoff Medical Center–Rockledge conducted the hospital’s first procedure using Impella®, the world’s smallest heart pump, in June. Designed to provide minimally invasive, temporary support for patien...
Boston, MA – Steward Health Care System (“Steward”) has completed a previously announced acquisition of eight community hospitals formerly affiliated with Community Health Systems (“CHS”). Steward Health Care System’s network now includes 18 community hospitals across Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Florida.
February 13 2017
Rockledge, Florida (February 13, 2017) – Wuesthoff Health System and the American Heart Association is inviting members of the community to Paint the Night Red for Heart Health on Tuesday, February 28. The event will run from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Wuesthoff Medical Center—Rockledge Café, 110 Longwood Ave., Rockledge, FL 32955. Open free to the public with complimentary valet parking available...
Wuesthoff Health System has welcomed Tamid Turbay, MD, to its family of physicians at Wuesthoff Medical Center—Rockledge.
Wuesthoff Health System welcomes Alphonse M. Pecoraro, Jr., MD, FACS, to its staff at Wuesthoff Medical Center–Rockledge. He is a general surgeon whose practice includes treating cancers of the colon, stomach, breast and pancreas, as well as hernias.
Rockledge, Florida (October 5, 2016) – As Hurricane Matthew moves toward our area, we have made the difficult decision to evacuate Wuesthoff Medical Cente–Rockledge out of an abundance of caution. The safety of our patients and staff is our first priority. We are working diligently to make arrangements for the transfer of patients to appropriate facilities that will continue providing care through...
August 26 2016
Wuesthoff Medical Center – Rockledge Receives Gold-Plus and Gold Awards from the American Heart Association Rockledge, Florida (August 26, 2016) – Wuesthoff Medical Center – Rockledge recently earned three hospital quality awards from The American Heart Association (AHA). The hospital received the AHA’s Gold-Plus award for its Get With The Guidelines® (GWTG) Heart Failure and GWTG Stroke programs....