Ascension St. Vincent's Riverside in Jacksonville, Florida, is a full-service 528-bed hospital founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1916. In addition to 24/7 emergency care, we deliver advanced surgical care for serious and life-threatening injuries and illnesses. Our care teams listen to quickly understand your health needs and deliver care that's right for you. Ascension St. Vincent's is a destination for specialty care - including heart and vascular, stroke, brain and spine, lung health, cancer, orthopedics, weight-loss surgery, and women's health. Our OB-GYN maternity care teams at our Family Birth Place deliver a personalized birthing experience, with pediatricians available to provide care for your little one. We offer a wide range of minimally invasive procedures, imaging and lab tests, all on one campus.
Care for your everyday health needs
Our primary and specialty care doctors offer advanced care close to home. Learn more about our services and programs:
Emergency care close to home
When you choose Ascension St. Vincent’s Riverside for your family’s emergency care, you’ll get the right care, at the right place and at the right time. When care is needed right away, we’re close to where you are with 24/7 care for life-threatening and severe illness and injury — including heart attack, stroke, trauma and more. We listen to quickly understand your health needs. Then, we provide care that’s right for you. From the moment you enter the doors, we deliver compassionate care to help you and your loved ones through an emergency.
When your child needs pediatric emergency care, our emergency room provides family-centered care. Children's needs are different from adults, so our doctors and care teams care for kids and their specific needs.
Connected to specialized follow-up care
Your care doesn’t stop when you leave the ER. Because we’re more than emergency care, you will be connected to follow-up care to support your care plan and recovery. We connect you to specialists in cardiology, neurology, orthopedics, pulmonology, and more. Your care team also helps you manage your medications and sends prescriptions to your local pharmacy or through Ascension Rx. And you will always have access to other services at Ascension St. Vincent’s Riverside, like imaging and lab.
Ascension St. Vincent's Riverside Hospital is home to Jacksonville's leading cardiovascular program. We were the first in Duval County to be accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers. The hospital has also partnered with Mayo Clinic to bring its expertise in cancer care to Riverside.
The hospital is certified by the Joint Commission for hip replacement, knee replacement and spine surgery.
In addition, we have repeatedly earned an A patient safety score from The Leapfrog Group.
If you are experiencing a life-threatening medical emergency, go to the nearest ER or call 911.