November 01, 2016
Pasco, Hillsborough & Pinellas, Florida – Medical Center of Trinity is proud to announce the appointment of Christine Sanchez, RN, CEN (Certified Emergency Nurse) as Emergency Department Manager of its soon to open ER 24/7 in Palm Harbor. Ms. Sanchez comes to ER 24/7 in Palm Harbor from Largo Medical Center where she opened and served as the manager of the first HCA free-standing emergency department in Pinellas County (Clearwater ER). She also managed the Largo Medical Center and Indian Rocks Campus emergency departments..
Ms. Sanchez holds an A.A.S. degree in nursing from New York City Tech and has just received her certification in Emergency Nursing (CEN). She has over 25 years of emergency nurse experience. Ms. Sanchez was raised in New York and began her career at the highly intensive 70+ bed trauma emergency room at Coney Island Hospital in Brooklyn, New York, where she was recognized as “Best Pediatric ER Nurse.”
Ms. Sanchez moved to Florida in 1997 where she began working at Largo Medical Center, where she remained until her appointment to Medical Center of Trinity
Ms. Sanchez has lived in the Tarpon Springs/Palm Harbor area for the last 15 years, where her children attended local schools. She looks forward to serving the community in which she and her family have been so much involved.
The ER 27-7 in Palm Harbor is located at 35750 US 19 North, Palm Harbor, Florida 34684. For more information about the new ER, call 727-789-8420. The 24/7 ER in Palm Harbor offers convenient access to emergency care 24 hours a day, seven days a week with the resources one needs for acute care of serious illness or injury. The freestanding ER will provide even more advanced emergency services than an urgent care center. This full service ER will accept patients via ambulance and has an onsite CT scan, ultrasound, x-ray, and laboratory services.
ER 27/7 in Palm Harbor will be staffed by physicians board certified in emergency care and nurses with emergency care experience and certifications.
About Medical Center of Trinity
Medical Center of Trinity is a 288 bed, state-of-the-art, all-private room hospital (Main Campus) strategically located in the tri-county area of Pasco, Pinellas, and Hillsborough Counties. The facility is located at 9330 State Road 54, Trinity, FL 34655, near the intersection of State Road (SR) 54 and Little Road. Medical Center of Trinity clinical and acute-care programs include:
- Behavioral Health
- Cancer Care
- Cardiac Rehabilitation
- Citrus Park ER
- Diagnostic Imaging
- Emergency Care – Adult and Pediatric
- Heart & Vascular
- Men’s Health
- Minimally Invasive Surgical Specialties
- Obstetrics including NICU
- Open Heart Surgery
- ER 24-7 in Palm Harbor
- Rehabilitation Services
- Robotic Assisted Surgery
- Sleep Center
- Spine & Orthopedics
- Women’s Health
- Women’s Imaging Center with Comprehensive Breast Care
- Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine
Medical Center of Trinity has received Chest Pain Center with PCI accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC). The hospital has also been designated as an Advanced Certified Primary Stroke Center, and an American Institute of Minimally Invasive Surgery Gynecological Surgery of Excellence.
Medical Center of Trinity is recognized among the nation’s Top Performers on five key quality measures - heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, surgical care and stroke by The Joint Commission— the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. The Cancer Care program is an Accredited Comprehensive Community Cancer Program by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons.