COM Outlook - Summer 2015

Westside Regional Medical Center in Plantation opened an off-site emergency room on NSU’s main campus in the University Park Plaza shopping center on May 18. The emergency room provides the surrounding community with immediate access to experienced, board-certified emergency room physicians and offers a full range of emergency care services for children and adults. In the future, the off-site emergency room will serve as a residency site offering valuable hands-on training to NSU medical students and various clinical training opportunities for students in other NSU health professions programs. Additionally, the facility includes a full-service laboratory, a pharmacy, and advanced imaging equipment that includes a 16-Slice CT, ultrasound, and two cutting-edge, digital X-ray units. Emergency transportation will be provided to individuals requiring in-patient hospital care. Westside Regional Medical Center Opens Emergency Room on NSU’s Main Campus NSU News of Note NONPROFIT ORG. U.S. POSTAGE PAID NOVA SOUTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY College of Osteopathic Medicine 3200 South University Drive Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33328-2018 Pictured (from left) at the ribbon-cutting ceremony are: Marlon Luis, Davie council member; Susan Starkey, Davie vice mayor; Caryl Hattan, Davie council member; Albert J. Miniaci, NSU trustee; Judy Paul, Davie mayor; Samuel F. Morrison, NSU trustee; Dr. George L. Hanbury, NSU president; Dan Marino, former Miami Dolphins quarterback; Michael Joseph, president, HCA East Florida; Don Shula, former Miami Dolphins head coach; Barbara Simmons, CEO, Westside Regional Medical Center; and Mary Ann Shula.