For over one hundred years the mission of Florida Hospital has been: To extend the healing ministry of Christ. Opened in 1908, Florida Hospital is comprised of seven hospital campuses housing over 2,000 beds and eighteen walk-in medical centers. With over 16,000 employees—including 2,000 doctors and 4,000 nurses—Florida Hospital serves the residents and guests of Orlando, the No. 1 tourist destination in the world. Florida Hospital cares for over one million patients a year. Florida Hospital is a Christian, faith-based hospital that believes in providing Whole Person Care to all patients – mind, body and spirit, through the principals of CREATION Health.
CREATION Health is the 8 principle acronymn that defines the way Florida Hospital provides Whole Person Care to all patients-mind, body and spirit. Visit CREATIONHealth.com to learn more.
C - Choice
First we make choices-then choice make us. To gain optimum value in life you first need to choose a destination. Next, learn the success steps for creating habits that will lead you to a healthy destiny.
R - Rest
Rest is powerful. It refreshes, rejuvinates, and rebuilds the mind, body and spirit. Rest empowers you to function at your best. Optimally, rest includes a good night's sleep and time to unwind daily, weekly and annually.
E - Environment
Environment is what lies outside our bodies yet effects what takes place inside us. All of our senses- sight, smell, sound, touch and taste- can influence our health either positively or negatively.
A - Activity
Activity includes both mental and physical movement and development. The mind and the body are intimately connected. A fit mind promotes a healthy body, and a healthy body promotes a fit mind.
T - Trust
Trust in God speaks to the important relationship between spirituality and health. Research shows that our faith, beliefs and hopes can play an important role in our health. It may even help us live longer.
I - Interpersonal
Interpersonal Relationships are vital to your well-being. Knowing you have the love and support of others can contribute to improved health, while toxic relationships can lead to negative health results.
O - Outlook
Recent research suggests that your attitude powerfully influences your health. Having a positive outlook not only colors your perspective on life, it is one of the best gifts you can give yourself.
N - Nutrition
Food is the fuel that drives your life. It can rev you up or slow you down. Take time to evaluate your intake. Even small improvements, done regularly, can supercharge your health. Eat for energy. Eat for life!
Florida Hospital fast facts include:
LARGEST ADMITTING HOSPITAL IN AMERICA. Ranked No. 1 in the nation for inpatient admissions by the American Hospital Association.
AMERICA’S HEART HOSPITAL. Ranked No. 1 in the nation for number of heart procedures performed each year, averaging 15,000 cases annually. MSNBC named Florida Hospital “America’s Heart Hospital” for being the No. 1 hospital fighting America’s No. 1 killer—heart disease.
HOSPITAL OF THE FUTURE. At the turn of the century, the Wall Street Journal named Florida Hospital the “Hospital of the Future”. This trend continues with Florida Hospital Nicholson Center for Surgical Advancement.
ONE OF AMERICA’S BEST HOSPITALS. Recognized by U.S. News & World Report as “One of America’s Best Hospitals” for ten years. Clinical specialties recognized have included: Cardiology, Orthopedics, Neurology & Neurosurgery, Urology, Gynecology, Digestive Disorders, Hormonal Disorders, Kidney Disease, Ear, Nose & Throat and Endocrinology.
LEADER IN SENIOR CARE. Florida Hospital serves the largest number of seniors in America through Medicare with a goal for each patient to experience a “Century of Health” by living to a healthy hundred. This is best done by living the CREATION Health, whole-person health lifestyle.
TOP BIRTHING CENTER. Fit Pregnancy magazine named Florida Hospital one of the “Top 10 Best Places in the Country to have a Baby”. As a result, The Discovery Health Channel struck a three-year production deal with Florida Hospital to host a live broadcast called “Birth Day Live”. Florida Hospital annually delivers over 9,000 babies.
CORPORATE ALLIANCES. Florida Hospital maintains corporate alliance relationships with a select group of Fortune 500 companies including Disney, Nike, Johnson & Johnson, Philips, AGFA, and Stryker.
DISNEY PARTNERSHIP. Florida Hospital is the Central Florida health & wellness resource of the Walt Disney World ® Resort. Florida Hospital also partnered with Disney to build the ground breaking health and wellness facility called Florida Hospital Celebration Health located in Disney’s town of Celebration, Florida. Disney and Florida Hospital recently partnered to build a new state-of-the-art Children’s Hospital.
HOSPITAL OF THE 21ST CENTURY. Florida Hospital Celebration Health was awarded the Premier Patient Services Innovator Award as “The Model for Healthcare Delivery in the 21st Century”.
SPORTS EXPERTS. Florida Hospital is the official hospital of the Orlando Magic NBA basketball team. In addition, Florida Hospital has an enduring track record of providing exclusive medical care to many sports organizations. These organizations have included: Disney’s Wide World of Sports, Walt Disney World’s Marathon Weekend, the Capital One Bowl, and University of Central Florida Athletics. Florida Hospital has also provided comprehensive healthcare services for the World Cup and Olympics.
PRINT RECOGNITION. Self magazine named Florida Hospital one of America’s “ Top 10 Hospitals for Women”. Modern Healthcare magazine proclaimed it one of America’s best hospitals for cardiac care.
CONSUMER CHOICE AWARD WINNER. Florida Hospital has received the Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corporation every year from 1996 to the present.