Baptist Medical Center South
Baptist Health expanded its circle of care by adding Baptist Medical Center South to serve the rapidly growing neighborhoods in southern Duval and northern St. Johns counties. Jacksonville's first hospital of the 21st century offers residents convenient access to this full-service healthcare facility at Interstate 95 and Old St. Augustine Road. The hospital blends an advanced electronic environment with Baptist Health's holistic mission of providing for the physical, spiritual and emotional needs of patients and their families.
Exceptional Health Care at South
It's nearly indescribable quality, but you know it when you feel it. A doctor deeply invested in your situation, guiding you to the very best medical answers. A compassionate nurse, so kind and attentive to your comfort and needs. Advanced technology and leading-edge clinical protocols. It leaves you thinking "they were amazing," and it is the very thing we aspire to at Baptist South.
It seems that everywhere you go these days, places are popping up promising quick emergency care, but it’s important to know the facts. Not all ERs are alike. Ron Robinson, hospital president of Baptist South, shares his thoughts on why it matters where you go for care.
Fast action is critical in treating a heart attack. There is a very short period of
time before permanent heart damage occurs
Bharat Gummadi, MD, Baptist Heart Specialists
I didn’t know anything about strokes. I was just this professional career-minded woman, This was a warning sign for me to slow down.
Valarie Sturgeon, South Jacksonille Resident
Having Joe there gave us a great deal of comfort during those final days,” Jack said. “Not everyone has a chaplain or clergy member they can rely on.
Jack Faulkner, Patients Husband