Better ER Care with a Faster Experience For You
When seconds matter in a medical emergency, your trusted ER does, too. That’s why Florida Hospital Tampa has reinvented ER care with Doc1stER℠ in both our children’s and adult emergency room locations. With Doc1stER, you see the doctor right away in our state-of-the-art emergency room that’s doubled in size. This means we’re even better and faster than ever when you and your family need us the most.
Part of the Florida Hospital Network of Care, Florida Hospital Tampa’s modern ER features:
- Faster, less stressful medical care with Doc1stER and Doc1stER4Kids
- Expanded ER with state-of-the-art technology
- Dedicated radiology suite located in the emergency room
- Thoughtfully-designed children’s and adult emergency room settings
- Quick, convenient access from the highway
We deliver ER care that puts you first with compassionate and expert level of service that you know and trust. This means less waiting, less stress, and a more personalized experience for you and your family.
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Convenient Access to 24/7 ER Care
Call 9-1-1 immediately if you are experiencing a medical emergency.
ER Care, Just For You
In an Emergency, Seeing the Doctor First Matters
Emergencies. They’re the last thing you expect. That’s why seeing the doctor is the first thing we do – to get you one step closer to feeling better, faster.
Only at Florida Hospital Tampa
With exclusive services like Doc1stER and Doc1stER4Kids, our team is working hard to bring faster, top-notch emergency care to your whole family with a whole-health approach.
A Reputation for Providing the Best Care
At Florida Hospital Tampa, emergency care — whether it’s heart, stroke, pediatrics or more — is publicly recognized for providing high-quality, safe care in your local community, the state, and even the nation.
See the Doc1stER Difference
See how our ER experts don’t miss a beat to provide faster ER care with Doc1stER and Doc1stER4Kids.
Doc1stER 4 Kids, Dedicated Pediatric ER Care
When your child needs emergency medical attention, our pediatric emergency room is fully equipped to help put them, and you, at ease. Our Doc1stER 4 Kids is Tampa’s newest fully-dedicated children’s emergency room offering a reimagined way of delivering pediatric emergency care:
- Children see the doctor at the beginning of the ER experience, instead of the end
- Pediatric emergency doctors follow protocols from Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital evidence-based standards of care for pediatric medicine
- Testing and diagnostics ordered with first physician interaction
- Registration occurs after meeting with the physician
- Themed, private treatment rooms with interactive lighting and projections to calm children
A Reputation for Providing the Best Care
Florida Hospital Tampa is backed by the largest healthcare network in Florida, and part of Adventist Health System, one of the largest not-for-profit health systems in the nation with 46 hospital campuses and more than 8,300 licensed beds in nine states.
“A” grade in the Leapfrog Group’s Hospital Safety Scorecard for eight consecutive semesters
Pediatric Emergency Care Coordination Provided by Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital
Accredited Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association
Comprehensive Stroke Center Designation by the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA)
Get With The Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association
Advanced Certification in Heart Failure by The Joint Commission
Accredited Chest Pain Emergency Room by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care
Get With The Guidelines Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement by the American Heart Association
Lifeline STEMI Receiving Center Gold Recognition by the American Heart Association
Accreditation in echocardiography for adult transthoracic by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC)
Accreditation for diagnostic cardiac catheterization, percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), and electrophysiology from the Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence (ACE)
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