Palmetto General Hospital has recognized Dr. Kara Lappin as the resident of the first quarter. Dr. Lappin was nominated by her peers, students, and faculty who describe her as compassionate and knowledgeable.
“Dr. Lappin is an exceptional intern, not only working hard for her patients, but also taking the time to make everyone’s day a little brighter,” said Dr. Manuel Brito, Vice President and Director of Graduate Medical Education at Palmetto General Hospital.
Dr. Lappin receives this honor among the 90 residents that are participating in the program.
About Palmetto General Hospital
Palmetto General Hospital, a 368-bed acute care hospital located at 2001 West 68th Street in Hialeah, Fla., is owned and operated by Tenet Healthcare. The hospital has served the healthcare needs of Northwest Miami-Dade and Southwest Broward Counties for over 40 years through its broad range of services. Through its academic affiliations with Florida International University and Nova Southeastern University, Palmetto General Hospital also serves as a training site for physicians.
For information, visit www.palmettogeneral.com or call 800-522-5292.