CEO's Message

Welcome

On behalf of Physicians Regional Healthcare System, I welcome you to PhysiciansRegional.com.  This website has been designed to provide detailed information about our healthcare system and the ways in which patients and visitors can benefit from our unique brand of care. It is our hope that you will visit this site on an ongoing basis and use it as an educational resource for the latest health information.

Physicians Regional Healthcare System is comprised of two premier hospitals, an affiliated multi-specialty physician group which offers advanced care in more than 45 specialties and subspecialties, and a medical staff of more than 300 exceptionally skilled physicians. Our fully integrated campuses include 24-hour emergency rooms, state-of-the-art surgery centers, full service diagnostic departments and medical office buildings hosting various physician offices.  Physicians Regional is also one of the largest and most specialized research centers in Southwest Florida and we are continually developing new services, programs and treatments that keep our system at the very forefront of medicine.

Physicians Regional Healthcare System has made a commitment to accreditation and to positive patient outcomes through evidence-based care processes. We are positively proud to be one of only 244 U.S. hospitals and critical care access hospitals recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures™ for two consecutive years, 2010 and 2011.

In addition, the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) has designated Physicians Regional Healthcare System as a Comprehensive Stroke Center. Physicians Regional-Pine Ridge is the only hospital between Miami and Sarasota to achieve this certification, and is one of only 25 Comprehensive Stroke Centers in the state.

At Physicians Regional Healthcare System, we strive to deliver the best patient experience possible.  We understand the importance of receiving safe, compassionate and high-quality care, and continually make every effort to improve the quality of life for our patients and the communities we serve. I hope you will find this website informative, and most importantly, helpful, in discovering the positively great health care available to you at Physicians Regional Healthcare System.

Healthy regards,

C. Scott Campbell
Market Chief Executive Officer
Physicians Regional Healthcare System