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Brand Ponsler 813-916-0634 or Brandi.Ponsler@HCAHealthcare.com
Pediatric care offered 24/7 at HCA Florida Brandon Hospital
Florida Brandon Hospital is excited to announce that Johns Hopkins All Children’s Specialty Physicians are now providing pediatric hospitalist care to patients admitted to Brandon Hospital’s pediatric unit, 24-hours a day, seven days a week.
All pediatric hospitalists caring for patients at Brandon Hospital are board-certified physicians that are trained in infant, child and adolescent medicine.
“We are pleased to have the John Hopkins All Children’s Specialty Physicians here to support our inpatient services for children and provide highly specialized care for our pediatric patients,” said Tripp Owings, chief executive officer at HCA Florida Brandon Hospital. “Through this partnership, Brandon Hospital pediatric patients now have access to expert care at any time of day.”
About HCA Florida Brandon Hospital
Accredited by The Joint Commission, HCA Florida Brandon Hospital is a 436-bed acute care facility that is nationally ranked as a Top 100 Hospital by IBM Watson. The hospital offers a number of specialty services including a Heart and Vascular Center of Excellence, Children’s Emergency Center, Burn and Plastic Surgery Center, Weight Loss Surgery Center of Excellence, Comprehensive Stroke Center, and The Women’s Center, which includes the baby suites and Level III neonatal intensive care units. Additional services include an orthopedic program, comprehensive hand program, and lymphedema surgery. The hospital’s ER is one of the busiest in the state, with adult and children’s centers on its main campus and five additional emergency locations in Lakeland, New Tampa, Plant City, Riverview and Temple Terrace. The hospital is located at 119 Oakfield Drive in Brandon, FL. For more information, visit HCAFloridaBrandonHospital.com.