Tag: Fishermen’s Community Hospital

Oncology, Surgery and Endoscopy Services Now Available...

Cancer patients in the Florida Keys who need chemotherapy or other treatments can now access a range of oncology services...

February 23, 2022

A Reminder: Timely Mammograms are Critical

Candy Hernandez knew she was a little behind on getting her mammogram. Like many women, she allowed family obligations to...

October 6, 2021

Fishermen’s Community Hospital: Rising from the Rubble...

When Hurricane Irma roared through the Florida Keys in 2017, it damaged or destroyed more than 4,000 homes, mostly between...

May 31, 2021

All-New Fishermen’s Community Hospital Close to Completion

Finishing touches are going on the sparkling new $43.7 million building that will house Fishermen’s Community Hospital and meet the...

May 25, 2021

New Helipad Opens Atop Emergency Center at...

With the goal of providing even faster access to life-saving medical care, Baptist Hospital has built a new helipad on...

October 15, 2020

A New Fishermen’s Community Hospital on the...

Baptist Health has broken ground on the new Fishermen’s Community Hospital in Marathon. The facility will continue to provide critical access...

September 20, 2019

Tampa Couple Delivers Baby at Keys Field...

A relaxing trip to the Keys was how a Tampa couple expecting their first child planned to spend the last...

April 6, 2018

Fishermen’s Community Hospital in Marathon Opens Field...

Fishermen's Community Hospital has reopened as a Mobile Disaster Hospital in Marathon after suffering damage during Hurricane Irma. Baptist Health...

September 26, 2017

Fishermen’s Community Hospital Joins Baptist Health South...

As the sun rises in Marathon today, Fishermen’s Community Hospital is now part of Baptist Health South Florida. The affiliation...

July 1, 2017

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NIH-Funded Research Targets Treatment for Brain...

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New Brain-Mapping Tech at Baptist Health...

Pioneering brain-mapping software, developed by Omniscient Neurotechnology, allows neurosurgeons to visualize and understand a patient’s neural networks – those that control complex functions such as...

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While awareness of mental health issues and resources have become more mainstream in recent years, a South Florida psychiatrist says that many people who could...

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Miami Cancer Institute Launches Global Consortium...

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The package inserts on medications these days read like a laundry list of potential side effects. How do we know which would be more common...