Ascension Sacred Heart is Northwest Florida's leading provider of high quality health care to children and adults.
The hub of the Health System is the 566-bed Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola that includes the region's only facility specializing in the care of children -- the Studer Family Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart.
Major regional services based in Pensacola also include the Regional Heart and Vascular Institute, the area's leading Stroke Center, a Level II Trauma Center, and a Cancer Center affiliated with MD Anderson Cancer Network. The hospital is affiliated with Sacred Heart Medical Group, a regional network of doctors and providers stretching from Gulf Shores, Alabama, to Apalachicola, Florida.
In 2003, the Health System opened Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast, a 76-bed community hospital in Walton County, near Destin, Fla. Sacred Heart on the Emerald Coast that is rated among the top hospitals in the United States for patient satisfaction.
In March 2010, Sacred Heart Hospital on the Gulf, a 19-bed hospital, opened in Port St. Joe, Fla. and provides services to residents of Gulf and Franklin counties.
Sacred Heart is part of Ascension, the nation's largest Catholic, nonprofit health system. Ascension and Sacred Heart are committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. For more information, call 850-416-7000.