Hospital Directory Featured

8:00pm EDT May 26, 2009

Baptist Hospital
8900 N. Kendall Drive
Miami, FL 33176
(786) 596-1960
Bo Boulenger, CEO
About Baptist Hospital has a full range of medical and technological services and was recognized as a magnet hospital for nursing excellence. The facility has also received the Governor’s Sterling Award for total quality management. The hospital’s mission is to provide compassionate medical care to those in need, regardless of their ability to pay.
Year founded 1960
Key services Cardiac, cancer services, diabetes, emergency, endoscopy

Broward General Medical Center
1600 S. Andrews Ave.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
(954) 355-4400
James Thaw, CEO
About Broward General Medical Center is the flagship hospital of Broward Health, a nonprofit community health system offering a full spectrum of health care services and one of the 10 largest public health systems in the nation. Broward General has 716 licensed beds.
Year founded 1938
Key services
Cardiology, adult and pediatric emergency, level-one trauma, cancer services, behavioral health
Orthopedics sports medicine physicians have treated Miami Dolphins players for the past 10 years.

Jackson Memorial Hospital
1611 N.W. 12th Ave.
Miami, FL 33136
(305) 585-1111
Marvin O’Quinn, CEO
About Jackson Memorial Hospital is an accredited, nonprofit, tertiary care hospital and the major teaching facility for the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine. With more than 1,550 licensed beds, Jackson Memorial Hospital is a referral center, a magnet for medical research and home to Ryder Trauma Center — the only adult and pediatric level-one trauma center in Miami-Dade County.
Year founded 1918
Key services Cancer services, trauma, burn, pediatrics, cardiology

JFK Medical Center
5301 S. Congress Ave.
Atlantis, FL 33462
(561) 965-7300
Gina Melby, CEO
About JFK Medical Center is a 460-bed acute care medical/surgical facility and health care complex specializing in cardiovascular care, neuroscience, oncology services, orthopedics and bariatrics. The hospital has more than 500 physicians, 2,200 health care professionals and 300 volunteers.
Year founded 1966
Key services Cardiovascular care, neuroscience, orthopedics, bariatrics, emergency care
Notable JFK is a certified primary stroke center.

Memorial Regional Hospital
3501 Johnson St.
Hollywood, FL 33021
(954) 987-2000
Frank Sacco, CEO
About Memorial Regional Hospital is the flagship facility of Memorial Healthcare System. It offers an extensive scope of services and provides a full range of medical and surgical specialties. The hospital is one of only six level-one trauma centers in the state qualified to treat the most severe, life-threatening injuries, and it is home to the only Sickle Cell Day Hospital in South Florida.
Year founded 1953
Key services Cancer services, cardiac and vascular care, neurosciences, behavioral health, emergency services

Miami Children’s Hospital
3100 S.W. 62nd Ave.
Miami, FL 33155
(305) 666-6511
M. Narendra Kini
President and CEO
Miami Children’s Hospital is South Florida’s only licensed specialty hospital exclusively for children. The 289-bed hospital provides all aspects of pediatric medicine with several specialty programs ranked among the best in the nation in 2008 by U.S. News & World Report.
Year founded  1950
Key services Pediatric, inpatient and outpatient care, cardiology, cancer care, dermatology
Notable Has a medical staff of more than 650 physicians and more than 2,000 employees

Mount Sinai Medical Center
4300 Alton Road
Miami Beach, FL 33143
(305) 674-2121
Steven D. Sonenreich, President and CEO
About Mount Sinai Medical Center is the largest private, independent, not-for-profit teaching hospital in South Florida. It is the largest employer in Miami Beach with more than 3,000 employees. The medical center has more than 700 physicians, 955 licensed beds and 26 operating suites.
Year founded 1949
Key services Cardiovascular medicine, neuroscience, oncology, orthopedics and rehabilitation, oral surgery, radiation
Notable Reports it has the most active cardiac program in South Florida

South Miami Hospital
6200 S.W. 73rd St.
South Miami, FL 33143
(786) 662-4000
Javier Hernandez-Lichtl
Chief administrative officer
About South Miami Hospital is a 460-bed hospital and part of the Baptist Health System. The opening of the Medical Arts Building and parking garage in November 2005 marked the completion of the hospital’s first phase of a $130 million construction project.
Year founded  1960
Key services Cardiac and vascular medicine, alcohol and drug treatment, diabetes, emergency, pediatric care
Notable Listed on Solucient’s list of top 100 hospitals in the country