Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Business

Hernando Business digest for Dec. 16

Who's news

VICE PRESIDENT OF CARDIAC SERVICES NAMED: Registered nurse Susan Cooper has been promoted to vice president of cardiac services at Oak Hill Hospital in Spring Hill. Cooper, who holds a master's degree in nursing leadership, was promoted from director of the hospital's neuro/tele unit and its new clinical decision unit, where patients are placed until there is a decision to either admit or discharge them.

DOCTOR NOW AFFILIATED WITH CENTER: Dr. Richard R. Caradonna is now affiliated with Advanced Center Treatment Centers, Access Health Care's oncology arm. Caradonna will practice at the center's office at 11373 Cortez Blvd., Suite 200, Spring Hill.

Events

$50 INVESTMENT CLUB TO MEET: The $50 Investment Club will meet at 8:30 a.m. Jan. 4 at the IHOP restaurant, 3660 Commercial Way, Spring Hill. The group is a partnership of members who pool as little as $50 each month to buy blue-chip and other highly rated, dividend-paying stocks. During the monthly meetings, on the first Wednesday of each month, the club discusses and compares information on stocks and votes on purchases and sales. For information, call John Spoerl, president, at (352) 597-7830 or Patrick Judd, treasurer, at (352) 397-3388.

If you have business announcements you would like to share with our readers, mail the details to Jean Hamilton, Business Digest, Hernando Times, 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613-6174. You may also email items to [email protected] or fax them to (352) 754-6133. Items may be edited for length and clarity. Photos are published as space permits; they will not be returned.

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