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Florida Hospital named #1 Hospital in Orlando. Again.

We’re honored and grateful to be included in the U.S. News & World Report’s prestigious list of world-class hospitals in the nation. This recognition belongs to our staff, doctors and frontline leaders who are dedicated to delivering compassionate, individualized care every day. Learn more at: SomedayStartsToday.com

Florida Hospital announces major initiatives to transform health care as transition to AdventHealth begins

Florida Hospital today announced it will soon be AdventHealth, part of a new consumer-centric, national brand based in Central Florida. As part of the brand announcement, the organization unveiled new initiatives that will transform health care, including the creation of the region’s first comprehensive genomic health center. “Florida Hospital was built on a strong foundation, […]

Florida Hospital Celebration Health Breaks Ground on New Patient Tower

Florida Hospital Celebration Health broke ground on a new patient tower, which will allow the hospital to keep pace with increasing demand for healthcare in fast-growing Osceola County. The expansion coincides with the hospital celebrating 20 years of service to the community. The five-story, Mediterranean-themed tower will hold 76 all-private patient rooms when it opens, […]

Florida Hospital Orlando expands cardiac intensive care unit

Florida Hospital Orlando unveiled an expansion to its cardiac intensive care unit, adding eight beds designated for patients who have severe heart and lung failure and need to be on a life-saving machine called ECMO. “We had a situation where we had to say no,” said Dr. Robert Duane Davis, the chief medical officer of […]

Florida Hospital and GE Healthcare Partners to build ‘command center’ to guide clinical operations

Florida Hospital and GE Healthcare Partners are working together to design and build a command center that will transform clinical operations at Florida Hospital locations across Central Florida. The high-tech center, the first of its kind in the region, will use predictive analytics to help hospital staff working to deliver quality, safe, and optimized clinical […]

Florida Hospital Gets Report Card

Florida Hospital campuses in the Orlando metro area all received “A” grades in an elite national rating program which recognizes strong commitment to patient safety. The independent hospital watchdog The Leapfrog Group released the grades, which rate hospitals on errors, injuries, accidents, and infections.  Surveyors also consider a hospital system’s culture to prevent mishaps. The Hospital Safety […]

You might be a Florida Hospital Nurse if…

  It takes a special person to be a nurse. One that cares. Extends unwavering compassion. Sacrifices for others. And at Florida Hospital, embodies the mission to heal the whole person — in body, mind, and spirit. If you have ever wondered if you might be a “Florida Hospital nurse,” click here to find out more.