Nationally Ranked Hospital
Ranked #3 in Florida
Recognized in Northern Florida
Shands at the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL is ranked nationally in 5 adult and 6 pediatric specialties. It was also high-performing in 7 adult specialties, as shown below. Shands at the University of Florida is a 939-bed general medical and surgical facility with 39,957 admissions in the most recent year reported. It performed 15,303 annual inpatient and 16,696 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 67,785 visits. Shands at the University of Florida is a teaching hospital. It is also accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).
U.S. News included the following facilities in evaluating Shands at the University of Florida:
Shands Hospital for Children at the University of Florida in pediatrics.
This hospital was among 147 facilities—roughly 3 percent of the 4,806 analyzed for the latest Best Hospitals rankings—to be ranked in even one of the 16 specialties.
This hospital was one of 87 facilities that made the rankings in at least one of the 10 specialties analyzed for the 2013-14 Best Children's Hospitals.
Under a federal program, most U.S. hospitals now sample recently discharged patients and ask them about their stay. In a year's worth of surveys, here's how this hospital's patients responded to a key question, along with averages within the state and nationally.
Whether patients would recommend the hospital to friends and family:
|Probably or definitely not|
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For more about this hospital, see hospital details. The information shown is provided by the American Hospital Association, which compiles data on all U.S. hospitals through an annual survey and from other sources. Hospital ownership, number of doctors and nurses, volume of births and ER visits, and available services such as sports medicine are just a few examples of data collected by the AHA. Find out more at www.ahadata.com.
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Location & Contact Information
Shands at the University of Florida
1600 SW Archer Road
Gainesville, FL 32610-3003