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The latest health news is important to you and your family. Click on the links below to read up-to-date health information. First Broward MS clinic treats, counsels patients North Ridge Medical Center has opened the first Multiple Sclerosis (MS) clinic in Broward County affiliated with the National Multiple Sclerosis Society (NMSS). It is the second such clinic in the NMSS’s 10-county chapter territory. The clinic direct… North Ridge Medical Center Appoints Chief Operating Officer Manny Linares was recently named Chief Operating Officer (COO) at North Ridge Medical Center, a Tenet South Florida HealthSystem hospital. Prior to joining the North Ridge team, Linares worked for more than 10 years at Hialeah Hospital, another Ten… North Ridge earns five-star rating for excellence North Ridge Medical Center Ranked Number One in Florida for its Cardiac Services in 2001 North Ridge Medical Center (NRMC) has earned a five-star report card rating in 2001 from HealthGrades, Inc., an information grading system. The rating placed N… MS Society Names Dr. Brian Steingo Health Professional of the Year Dr. Brian Steingo, medical director of the Neuroscience Center at North Ridge Medical Center (NRMC), was recently presented The National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s (NMSS) Health Professional of the Year Award. Dr. Steingo played an integral role in… North Ridge Medical Center Appoints Chief Financial Officer Pete C. Mercer has been named chief financial officer (CFO) at North Ridge Medical Center. Prior to this position, Mercer served as CFO for Hollywood Medical Center, another Tenet South Florida HealthSystem facility. He has worked 22 years in the he… North Ridge First in State to Perform FDA-Approved Procedure for Treatment of Coronary Artery Disease New Procedure Helps Reduce Risks Most Commonly Associated with Angioplasty North Ridge Medical Center (NRMC) is the first medical facility in Florida to perform cardiac procedures using the new FDA-approved Beta-Cath System developed for patients s… North Ridge donates dollars to Broward Fire Rescue for AED devices The Tenet Healthcare Foundation and North Ridge Medical Center have donated $20,000 to Broward County Fire Rescue to purchase portable automated external defibrillator (AED) devices. The timely use of an AED, which provides defibrillation shocks that…