Bethesda Hospital East

Bethesda Names Frank Corcoran, Jr., RN, BSN, Assistant Vice President of Patient Services

September 7, 2012

(Boynton Beach, FL--) Bethesda Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce Frank Corcoran, Jr., R.N., B.S.N., as the new Assistant Vice President of Patient Services. Corcoran joins Bethesda’s team with more than 20 years of experience in healthcare, most recently as the Executive Director of Critical Care Services at Parrish Medical Center in Titusville, FL. During his time at Parrish, he managed over 160 employees and was responsible for the coordination of critical care services and day-to-day operations.

As Assistant Vice President of Patient Services, Corcoran will provide leadership support for the hospital and Patient Care Services, manage the operations of Acute Care Nursing and will support Bethesda’s initiatives to achieve quality, safety and customer satisfaction goals. Corcoran earned his Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from Louisiana State University School of Nursing.

Founded in 1959, Bethesda Healthcare System is a nonprofit healthcare organization serving the medical needs of South Palm Beach County with a mission to provide quality health services in a caring manner. As the flagship of Bethesda Healthcare System, Bethesda Memorial Hospital is a 401-bed hospital with more than 600 physicians in more than 40 areas of specialty on its medical staff. Bethesda Memorial Hospital and its affiliates offer a full array of healthcare services, including general, vascular and endovascular surgery, maternity, neonatal and pediatric intensive care, women’s health services and the Bethesda Comprehensive Cancer Center, an Affiliate of the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute. The Bethesda Heart Hospital, a 39-bed, all private room facility, provides the most comprehensive level of cardiovascular services and is ranked among the top heart hospitals nationwide by the Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Bethesda Healthcare System is building an 80-bed community hospital on the northeast corner of Boynton Beach Boulevard and US-441. The new Bethesda Hospital West will open in January 2013. Visit us at