The Southwest Florida Region has an award-winning healthcare system. Two of the largest systems include the NCH Healthcare System and the Lee Memorial Health System. The NCH Healthcare is one of the region’s top employers with over 10,400 employees. The Lee Memorial Health System is very large as well and serves over 1,000,000 patients annually. The region encourages healthy living through its large amount of gyms and wellness centers.
Bayfront Health Port Charlotte
“Bayfront Health Port Charlotte is a 208-bed Joint Commission accredited and award-winning hospital. The hospital has earned national distinction for stroke, orthopedics, and respiratory care”.
Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida
“The Golisano Children’s Hospital is the only accredited children’s hospital and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in the region. The hospital employs over 1,000 physicians, has over 1,000 volunteers, and cares for patients from infancy to age 18”.
Family Health Centers of Southwest Florida
“The Family Health Care Center is a multi-specialty health care practice that provides medical, dental, and social services to most of the region. The center has a family practice, OB/GYN, internal medicine, pediatric physicians, and dentists”. For additional information please visit their website:
Florida Heart Associates
“The Florida Heart Associates have a modern medical center that specializes in cardiac needs for the region. The Florida Heart Associates is the one of the only freestanding cardiac catheterization lab in the region that performs diagnostic tests on hearts, peripheral vascular procedures, PET imaging system, stress testing, echo and vascular testing, and management of arrhythmia equipment”.
Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida
“Founded in 1977, the Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida is a nonprofit organization that addresses the health issues of the citizens in Collier County which include: migrant and seasonal farm workers, rural, and poor citizens. The organization is committed to providing the basic medical and dental healthcare services at affordable costs”.
Hope Healthcare Services
“Hope Healthcare Services is dedicated to provide care and support to individuals as they go through life”.
Lee Memorial Health System
“Opened in 1916, Lee Memorial Health System has a reputable history of safe and high quality care. The hospital now has over 10,500 employees, 1,000 community physicians, and 4,500 volunteers”.
NCH Healthcare System
“The NCH Healthcare System has over 630 staff physicians and medical facilities throughout the region. The NCH has both advanced comprehensive care and alternative options for care and healing”.
Bayfront Health Punta Gorda
“Bayfront Health Punta Gorda is Joint Commission accredited and is a full service hospital”.
Physicians Regional Healthcare System
“The Physicians Regional Healthcare System has more than 300 physicians and over 45 specialties and subspecialties. These specialties include: 24-hour emergency care, cardiology, vascular disease, ear, nose and throat, digestive diseases, research, orthopedic, spine and neurosurgery, and women’s services”.