Dr. Allen Weiss, president and CEO of the NCH Healthcare System, has been named among 30 U.S. recipients of the inaugural Becker’s Healthcare Leadership Award.
The award goes to those who have made “remarkable contributions and will leave lasting legacies to their respective health systems, hospitals and communities.”
Becker’s Healthcare described Weiss as one whose “success is seen in the awards and recognition NCH Healthcare has received under his tenure.”
NCH twice has been recognized by U.S. News and World Report as best in the region; has been named top 10 percent in cardiac surgery according to the Society of Thoracic Surgeons; and in 2012 NCH became a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, the first member of the network in Florida and the southeast region of the United States.
Eye care business, AAA offer free vision screenings
SneadCataract will partner with AAA to provide complimentary vision screenings during the auto insurance company’s Senior Defensive Driver Class.
Held the second Wednesday of every month, the Senior Defensive Driver Class offers valuable information for all drivers 55 years of age and older as they learn about defensive driving, vehicle care, driving emergencies, impairment prevention and more.
The next class is 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on May 8 at the AAA office at 2516 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers.
For more information about the class or to reserve a spot, call 239-939-6500 or visit www.AAA.com/FortMyers.
SneadCataract provides comprehensive eye care, including eye surgery to patients in Lee, Collier and surrounding counties.
Information: 239-936-8686 or visit Sneadcataract.com
Hawke joins Naples financial team
Jennifer Hawke has joined the management team at Moran Edwards Asset Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors in Naples.
Hawke specializes in portfolio analysis and design, and asset allocation.
Moran Edwards Asset Management Group, a money management practice, is at 5801 Pelican Bay Blvd., Suite 200, Naples. Information: 239-254-2200 and www.MoranEdwards.com
We Insure Florida opens Naples office
We Insure Florida, based in Jacksonville, has announced the opening of a Naples office.
Owned by Nives Dec, the office is at 6702 Lone Oak Blvd. Dec has worked in real estate for 18 years.
Information: 239-449-6171 and 877-677-4063
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