Nationally Ranked Hospital
UF Health Shands Children's Hospital is a medium-sized children's center that admits about 140 children a day. As a Nurse Magnet facility, this Gainesville hospital is recognized for nursing excellence. Its parent institution is Shands at the University of Florida. Parents, patients, and siblings can check out the family resource centers, where they can relax and use the hospital computers.
This hospital was one of 89 facilities that were ranked in at least one of 10 specialties in the 2014-15 Best Children's Hospitals.
Location & Contact Information
UF Health Shands Children's Hospital
1600 S.W. Archer Road
Gainesville, FL 32608