Shands Jacksonville Medical Center

Ranked #9 in Florida

Recognized in Northern Florida

Ranked #3 in Jacksonville, FL metro area

Shands Jacksonville Medical Center is a general medical and surgical hospital in Jacksonville, FL. It performed nearly at the level of nationally ranked U.S. News Best Hospitals in 11 adult specialties, as shown below. Shands Jacksonville Medical Center has 620 beds. The hospital had 28,644 admissions in the latest year for which data are available. It performed 6,693 annual inpatient and 8,093 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 87,611 visits. Shands Jacksonville Medical Center is a teaching hospital.

Adult Specialties

See adult ranking details

Patient Satisfaction

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.

Average

Whether patients would recommend the hospital to friends and family:

Definitely
67%
State Average
68%
National Average
71%
Probably or definitely not
8%
State Average
8%
National Average
5%

See complete patient satisfaction survey results

Details

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.

See complete hospital details (provided by AHA)

Affiliated Hospitals or Services

Location & Contact Information

Shands Jacksonville Medical Center

655 West Eighth Street

Jacksonville, FL 32209-6595

(904) 244–0411

www.shandsjacksonville.org


Hospital Search

The Reputation Myth and the U.S. News Hospital Rankings
U.S. News Hospital Rankings to Double Role of Patient Safety, Cut Back Reputation
What Best Hospitals Rankings Are — and Aren't
  • See more Second Opinion posts »