FMC — A Hospital with a Caribbean Lilt

Mar 3, 2020
Serving the Lauderdale Lakes, Florida community for more than 40 years, Florida Medical Center (FMC), part of the Tenet Healthcare Network, has been an important part of the medical care needs for the large, and growing, Caribbean residents in this city.

Jeffrey Welch CEO In fact, the large concentration of Jamaican residents in Lauderdale Lakes is a microcosm of the Migration Policy Institute’s statistics confirming that a growing share of the Black population are indeed from the Caribbean, Jamaica being among the top three countries, after Cuba and the Dominican Republic. And, as the only hospital in the city run by Jamaican-born Mayor Hazelle Rogers, FMC ‘speaks’ the language of its residents.

Read more about Florida Medical Center's strong Caribbean connection.

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