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About South Miami Hospital


6200 SW 73 Street
South Miami, Florida 33143

South Miami Hospital, currently licensed for 452 beds, enjoys an excellent reputation for quality care in many areas, including:

  • Award-winning maternity services.
  • Help for infants and children with developmental delays and disabilities.
  • Robotic surgery.
  • Addiction treatment.
  • Weight-loss surgery.
  • Comprehensive cancer program.
  • A wide range of outpatient services.
  • Cardiovascular services.

  • The 1970s and 1980s brought additional buildings, a new main entrance, more beds and expanded space for emergency care and surgery. New services included an addiction treatment program, a cardiac catheterization lab and a full oncology department.

    South Miami now houses such innovative programs as the Center for Robotic Surgery, the Center for Women & Infants, Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute and a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

    Image of Hometown Update BrochureWhat hasn't changed at South Miami Hospital is the belief that the patient comes first. The hospital and its staff stayed true to their guiding principles of quality, service, safety and diversity.

    South Miami Hospital opened a new Emergency Center and Surgical Suites in January 2013 and is expanding and renovating its imaging area to provide the very best patient care to the community. The project is expected to be completed within the next two years.

    The hospital was recognized as a Magnet Hospital for Nursing Excellence in 2004, 2008 and again in 2014, by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, a part of the American Nurses Association. It was also on Solucient's list of top 100 hospitals in the country, based on several quality indicators.

    The Florida Sterling Council named South Miami Hospital a Governor's Sterling Award recipient for 2010. This prestigious honor recognizes organizations in Florida that meet or exceed the highest standards for organizational performance. South Miami Hospital was one of three healthcare organizations in the state to receive this award. In addition, the hospital was named the No. 1 hospital in South Florida by U.S. News & World Report from 2012 to 2013.

    South Miami Hospital is committed to excellence in the past, present and future.

    Resources for Hospital Data
    Florida's Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) makes available data on hospital prices and performance on their Internet website at FloridaHealthFinder.gov. The data on hospital prices and performance are based on a compilation of charges for the average patient. A patient's bill may vary from the average shown, depending upon the severity of illness and individual care needs.

    Baptist Health is committed to quality healthcare and patient safety, participating in a variety of state and national initiatives.

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