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Accredited Bariatric Center of Excellence (ASMBS)

Accredited Breast Centers

Doctors Hospital of Sarasota

  • Breast Imaging Center of Excellence – America College of Radiology (ACR)

Largo Medical Center

  • Accredited Breast Center – American College of Surgeons (ACoS)
  • Accredited Breast Center – National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC)

St. Petersburg General Hospital

  • Accredited Breast Center with Digital Imaging & Computer-Aided Detection (CAD) by The American College of Radiology (ACR)

Hospitals with Accredited Mammography services by the American College of Radiology (ACR)

Accredited Cancer Programs (ACoS CoC)

Eight HCA West Florida hospitals have cancer programs accredited by the American College of Surgeon’s Committee on Cancer.

Accredited Chest Pain Centers (SCPC)

Twelve HCA West Florida Division hospitals have earned Accreditation by the Society of Chest Pain Centers and seven of these facilities have earned Chest Pain Accreditation with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI). Learn More

Accredited Imaging Services

The following accreditations have been awarded by the American College of Radiology.

Doctors Hospital of Sarasota

  • Breast Imaging Center of Excellence
  • Mammography

Edward White Hospital

  • CT
  • Ultrasound

Englewood Community Hospital

  • CT
  • Mammography
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Ultrasound

Fawcett Memorial Hospital

  • Mammography
  • Nuclear Medicine

Medical Center of Trinity

  • CT
  • Mammography
  • MRI
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Ultrasound

Northside Hospital

  • CT
  • MRI
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Ultrasound

Oak Hill Hospital

  • CT
  • Mammography
  • MRI
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Ultrasound

Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point

  • CT
  • MRI
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Ultrasound

South Bay Hospital

  • CT
  • MRI
  • Ultrasound

St. Petersburg General Hospital

  • Breast Center with Digital Imaging & Computer-Aided Detection (CAD)

Accredited Inpatient Rehabilitation Program (CARF)

CARF logoBlake Medical Center in Manatee County, Fawcett Memorial Hospital in Charlotte County and Largo Medical Center in Largo provide Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) accredited Inpatient Rehabilitation programs. To earn this distinction, a rehabilitation facility must pass an in-depth review of its services. It is assurance that the facility meets rigorous CARF guidelines for service and quality and conforms to nationally and internationally recognized service standards.

Advanced Primary Stroke Centers

The following hospitals are Certified Advanced Primary Stroke Centers. Two of the hospitals are Certified Advanced Primary Stroke Centers by the state of Florida.

Hernando, Pasco & Citrus Counties
Oak Hill Hospital
Medical Center of Trinity
Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point

Hillsborough County
Brandon Regional Hospital
Memorial Hospital of Tampa
South Bay Hospital

Manatee, Sarasota & Charlotte Counties
Blake Medical Center
Doctors Hospital of Sarasota
Englewood Community Hospital
Fawcett Memorial Hospital

Pinellas County
Edward White Hospital
Largo Medical Center
Northside Hospital
Palms of Pasadena
St. Petersburg General Hospital

Comprehensive Stroke Center

Northside Hospital is one of only 18 hospitals in the state to earn Comprehensive Stroke Center designation. To receive this distinction, a hospital must achieve Primary Stroke Center certification and provide a full spectrum of neuroscience-related care, including the latest in detection, treatment and rehabilitation for stroke patients.

Joint Commission Certifications

The Joint Commission’s Disease-Specific Care Certification Program evaluates clinical programs across the continuum of care.

HCA West Florida Division Hospitals have earned several Disease-Specific Certifications.

Blake Medical Center

  • Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI)
  • Advanced Primary Stroke Center
  • Heart Failure
  • Joint Replacement – Hip
  • Joint Replacement – Knee

Brandon Regional Hospital

  • Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI)
  • Advanced Primary Stroke Center
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft
  • Heart Failure

Doctors Hospital of Sarasota

  • Advanced Heart Failure
  • Advanced Primary Stroke Center
  • Diabetes
  • Joint Replacement – Hip
  • Joint Replacement – Knee
  • Spinal Fusion

Fawcett Memorial Hospital

  • Advanced Primary Stroke Center
  • Joint Replacement – Hip
  • Joint Replacement – Knee
  • Spine Surgery

Largo Medical Center

  • Advanced Primary Stroke Center

Northside Hospital

  • Advanced Primary Stroke Center

Oak Hill Hospital

  • Advanced Primary Stroke Center
  • Joint Replacement – Hip
  • Joint Replacement – Knee
  • Spinal Fusion

Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point

  • Acute Myocardial Infarction
  • Advanced Primary Stroke Center
  • COPD
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft
  • Heart Failure
  • Joint Replacement – Hip
  • Joint Replacement – Knee
  • Lung Cancer
  • Pneumonia
  • Wound Care

South Bay Hospital

  • Certified Advanced Primary Stroke Center
  • Total Joint Replacement – Hip
  • Total Joint Replacement - Knee

St. Petersburg General Hospital

  • Advanced Primary Stroke Center

Three Star Rating by Society for Thoracic Surgeons

Brandon Regional Hospital has received a “3 Star” rating from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) for quality care in cardiac surgery.

The STS is a professional not-for-profit organization representing 6,000 surgeons, researchers, and allied health professionals worldwide. The STS maintains the largest clinical outcomes database for cardiothoracic patients in the United States with more than three million cardiothoracic procedures represented. In order to achieve this high rating, the hospital had to exceed or come within range in four critical areas of evaluation; avoidance of mortality, avoidance of morbidity, use of the internal mammary artery and appropriate medication administration.

Top Performers (Joint Commission)

photo of joint commission award key

Twelve HCA West Florida hospitals have been named as Top Performers on Key Quality Measures for 2012 by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in America: Blake Medical Center in Bradenton, Brandon Regional Hospital, Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, Edward White Hospital in St. Petersburg, Englewood Community Hospital, Fawcett Memorial Hospital in Port Charlotte, Largo Medical Center, Medical Center of Trinity, Northside Hospital in St. Petersburg, Oak Hill Hospital in Brooksville, St. Petersburg General Hospital and South Bay Hospital in Sun City Center.

These hospitals join an elite group of 1099 hospitals nationwide to earn this distinction for attaining and sustaining excellence in accountability measure performance.

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