PALM COAST, Fla., November 23, 2016 In reflection of national healthcare industry month, Youth Leadership Flagler toured Florida Hospital Flagler on Nov. 16. The tour began with lunch in the education center followed by one-on-one interactions with various hospital departments and staff members.
Youth Leadership Flagler is a program for approximately 15 students to learn and become stewards of the community. The program allows local juniors in high school to grasp a better understanding of career opportunities in the area.
About Florida Hospital Flagler
Florida Hospital Flagler is a member of Adventist Health System, a faith-based health care organization with 46 hospital campuses and nearly 8,200 licensed beds in 10 states. With 99-beds, Florida Hospital Flagler is one of the six Florida Hospitals in Volusia and Flagler counties that composes the Florida Hospital East Florida Region. As the largest hospital system in the area, the Florida Hospital East Florida Region has 907 beds and nearly 6,000 employees. With a mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ, the Florida Hospital East Florida Region collectively contributed nearly $120 million in benefits in 2015 to the underprivileged, the community's overall health and wellness and spiritual needs, and capital improvements.