One of Winter Haven's top priorities is fostering wellness in our community. From local walk-in clinics to Winter Haven Hospital, we have a variety of options for you and your family to have access to amazing healthcare.
Winter Haven Hospital Winter Haven Hospital joined the BayCare network of hospitals in 2013 to better address changes in healthcare delivery. Over the last 4 years, BayCare has invested almost $150 million in facilities to upgrade the Winter Haven Women's Hospital, Cassidy Cancer Center, imaging equipment and a new $51 million emergency department. They have also announced a medical residency program in family medicine that began in 2019. Located in the heart of downtown, and the centerpiece of a strong medical sector, Winter Haven Hospital currently has over 500 beds and 300+ board certified physicians who work in every speciality including centers of excellence such as the Bostick heart Center, Breast Imaging Center, Cassidy Cancer Center, Winter Haven Women's Hospital, six Family Health Centers and a nationally recognized stroke center - to name a few.
The hospital is Polk County's first to achieve Magnet status making Winter Haven Hospital part of only 5% of the nation's hospitals to be recognized for excellence in patient care. Winter Haven Hospital is the largest private employer in east Polk County with more than 2,300 employees.
Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center, a 200-bed acute care facility, offers a full spectrum of services supported by over 200 physicians representing various medical specialities. Full accredited by the Join Commission, Heart of Florida RMC is located north of Winter Haven on Highway 27 in Haines City. They offer state-of-the-art bariatric surgery center, robotic surgery, comprehensive treatment of heart disease, emergency services and much more.
The hospitals, along with two large multi-speciality clinics, Bond Clinic and Gessler Clinic, and many smaller group practices, represents a dominant segment of our economy.
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