Hospital of Choice for Many in Region
Lakewood Ranch Medical Center in Bradenton, Florida has been the hospital of choice for many families in Manatee and Sarasota counties in Florida since it opened in 2004. The 120-bed hospital has earned the Gold Seal of Approval from the Joint Commission, a symbol of quality that shows the hospital's commitment to meeting certain evidence-based performance standards.
People who choose Lakewood Ranch for their healthcare have access to more than 500 physicians and allied health professionals who practice in range of specialties, including cardiovascular, emergency medicine, orthopedic, women's and children's services and others. Lakewood Ranch is an accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI (percutaneous coronary intervention), accredited by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. To receive accreditation, a center must show that it combines evidence-based science, quality initiatives, clinical guidelines and best practices to produce an effective care model for heart attack and suspected heart attack.