Finding the best hospitals in Florida should be a simple task – but so many resources online seem to make it too complicated. Well this list is easy to follow, no fluff just a great staring point to find the hospital you need quickly and reliably.
Florida as you would expect has many top quality hospitals to chose from and listing the top rated ones can of course be a subjective opinion. We have researched several online lists and selected the ones that come top the most.
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Our Pick of Hospitals in Florida
1. Advent Health Orlando
601 East Rollins Street
Advent Health hospital is nationally ranked in 7 adult specialties such as gynecology, nephrology and geriatrics. They are also nationally ranked in 1 children’s specialty, neonatology. They are high performing in 4 adult specialties and 9 adult procedures/conditions including heart bypass surgery and aortic valve surgery.
2. UF Health Shands Hospital
1600 SW Archer Road
UF Health Shands Hospital is ranked in 7 adult specialties including cancer and nephrology. They are nationally ranked in 5 children’s specialties as well such as pediatric cancer and pediatric cardiology and heart surgery. They are also high performing in 5 adult procedures/conditions which include colon cancer surgery and heart failure treatment.
3. Mayo Clinic – Jacksonville
4500 San Pablo Road South
Mayo Clinic are nationally ranked in 3 specialties, geriatrics, urology and neurology and neurosurgery. They are high performing in 4 adult specialties and 9 adult procedures/conditions such as heart bypass surgery and knee replacement.
4. Tampa General Hospital
1 Tampa General Cir, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
Tampa General Hospital is nationally ranked in 5 adult specialties including nephrology, orthopaedics and diabetes treatment. They are also high performing in 2 adult specialties, geriatrics and Pulmonology and lung surgery. This hospital is also high performing in 6 adult procedures/conditions including hip replacement and lung cancer surgery.
5. Baptist Medical Centre Jacksonville
800 Prudential Drive
Baptist Medical Centre is nationally ranked in 2 adult specialties such as gynecology and diabetes and endocrinology. They are also nationally ranked in 2 children’s specialties, pediatric cancer and pediatric neurology and neurosurgery. They are high performing in 7 adult specialties and 5 adult procedures/conditions.
6. Cleveland Clinic Florida
2950 Cleveland Clinic Boulevard
Cleveland Clinic is nationally ranked in 1 adult specialty. They are ranked 17th in gastroenterology and GI surgery. They are high performing in 5 adult specialties and 9 adult procedures/conditions like aortic valve surgery, knee replacement and hip replacement surgery.
7. Baptist Hospital of Miami
8900 North Kendall Drive
Baptist Hospital is also nationally ranked in 1 adult specialty, orthopaedics. They are high performing in 5 adult specialties including geriatrics. They are also high performing in 7 adult procedures/conditions such as heart failure and Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair.
8. Sarasota Memorial Hospital
1700 South Tamiami Trail
Sarasota Memorial Hospital isn’t nationally ranked in any adult or children’s specialties. They are high performing in 1 adult specialty, orthopaedics. They are high performing in 9 adult procedures/conditions including COPD and hip replacement.
9. Morton Plant Hospital
300 Pinellas Street
Morton Plant Hospital aren’t nationally ranked or high performing in any adult specialties. They are high performing in 9 adult procedures/conditions such s COPD, heart failure and colon cancer surgery.
10. University of Miami Hospital and Clinics – UHealth Tower
1475 NW 12th Avenue
This hospital is nationally ranked in 1 adult specialty, ear, nose and throat treatment. They are high performing in 2 adult specialties and 4 adult procedures/conditions such as lung cancer surgery and heart failure.
This list also covers a range of cities across Florida – obviously their proximity to your location may have an influence on your choice. There are so many factors to think about when chosing the best hospital and thankfully Florida is well set to meet most people’s needs.
As mentioned we have some other Florida based nursing resources that may be of interest:
Check back as we add to this list regularly. I hope this helps you in your search and thanks for taking the time to check out this website.