PALM COAST, Fla., March 27, 2018 On March 21, Florida Hospital Flagler hosted the Flagler County Chamber of Commerce's 25th Leadership Flagler Class.
The group toured the 99-bed Palm Coast hospital, where participants received a behind-the-scenes look at the emergency department, the operating room, the intensive care unit, and the eight-bed Stuart F. Meyer Hospice House.
Leadership Flagler is a three-month program for community leaders that seeks to deepen participants understanding of Flagler County, including its issues and opportunities, and encourages members actively advocate for positive change within the community. Each year, 15 to 20 candidates from Flagler County's diverse business community are selected through a competitive selection process.
Leadership Flagler is one of nearly 700 programs nationwide devoted to shaping high-profile community leaders. Since its start in 1993, Leadership Flagler has graduated more than 210 professionals.
About Florida Hospital Flagler
Florida Hospital Flagler is a member of Adventist Health System, a faith-based health care organization with 45 hospital campuses and 8,200 licensed beds in nine states, serving more than 5 million patients annually. With a mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ, Florida Hospital Flagler has 99-beds and is one of the seven Florida Hospitals in Flagler, Lake and Volusia counties that composes the Florida Hospital Central Florida Division - North Region. As the largest hospital system in the area, the Florida Hospital Central Florida Division - North Region has 1,226 beds and more than 7,800 employees.