Medical City Healthcare March 04, 2019

Recognition honors companies that influence and drive positive change

Medical City Healthcare, the North Texas division of HCA Healthcare, is honored to be part of one of Ethisphere Institute’s World’s Most Ethical Companies for the 10th consecutive year.

HCA Healthcare was recognized by The Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices. The award honors companies who distinguish themselves through integrity, corporate character, and marketplace trust. HCA Healthcare, comprising 185 hospitals and approximately 1,800 sites of care in 21 states and the United Kingdom, is one of 29 companies worldwide to be honored ten times.

“This prestigious recognition reflects the culture across the Medical City Healthcare system of hospitals, urgent care centers and care facilities as well as throughout HCA Healthcare,” says Erol Akdamar, FACHE, President of Medical City Healthcare. “We are very proud to be part of an organization that has earned our community’s trust through integrity, leadership and outstanding care.”

Medical City Healthcare has a long history of investing in the North Texas community to effect positive change, including a major capital investment initiative of more than $1.7 billion spent or committed over five years. In 2018, Medical City Healthcare provided more than $319 million in charity, uninsured discounts and other uncompensated care. Additionally, Medical City Healthcare colleagues spend thousands of hours each year volunteering in communities where they live and work, raising funds for many worthy organizations as part of a shared mission to care for and improve human life.

In 2019, Ethisphere Institute recognized 128 honorees spanning 21 countries and 50 industries. HCA Healthcare is one of only seven healthcare providers honored on this year’s list.