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West Kendall Baptist Hospital features 133 private rooms and provides care for adult medical and surgical services, including a separate critical care unit. The Emergency Department can accommodate more than 70,000 visits annually. In November of 2020, the hospital broke ground on a four-story clinical expansion project that will add 35 emergency department treatment rooms, as well as 70 new observation/inpatient beds when it opens in early 2023. Surgical services are provided in four operating rooms, with room for future expansion. Endoscopy suites and diagnostic and imaging facilities are also available. The maternity floor for expectant mothers includes labor and delivery suites and dedicated C-section operating rooms within unit. The Family Medicine Center, located in the Medical Arts Building adjacent to the hospital, serves as the primary training ground for an accredited Family Medicine residency program developed in partnership with Florida International University’s Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine. The hospital supports a vision of West Kendall as a convenient central hub where area residents can live, work and play. Through its “Healthy West Kendall” initiative, the hospital encourages residents to achieve the goal of becoming the “Healthiest Community in Florida.”

Services & Specialties Available

  • Hospital Services

Additional Services Available

  • Laboratory Services
  • 3D Mammography

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9555 SW 162 Avenue
Miami, Florida 33196

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COVID-19 Safety Precautions

COVID-19 Safety Precautions

At Baptist Health, we’ve always maintained high standards of safety and cleanliness. Now, in addition to our existing ongoing safety procedures, we’ve added new measures to keep us all well.

About West Kendall Baptist Hospital Hospital

West Kendall Baptist Hospital opened to the public in April 2011 as Miami-Dade County’s first brand-new hospital in more than 35 years. It is part of Baptist Health South Florida, the largest faith-based, not-for-profit healthcare organization in the region.

Situated on a 30-acre property adjacent to the proposed Kendall Town Center development, the hospital supports a vision of West Kendall as a convenient central hub where area residents can live, work and play. Through its “Healthy West Kendall” initiative, the hospital encourages residents to achieve the goal of becoming the “Healthiest Community in Florida.” The hospital campus’ award-winning design anticipates rapid growth in the area, with plans already in place for a second patient-bed tower, expanded clinical facilities and two new parking structures.

West Kendall Baptist Hospital provides inpatient care for adult medical and surgical services, including a separate critical care unit. The Emergency Department, serving both adults and children, can accommodate more than 70,000 visits annually. Surgical services are provided in four operating rooms, with room for future expansion. Endoscopy suites and diagnostic and imaging facilities are also available. The “Beautiful Beginnings” program for expectant mothers includes all-private labor and delivery suites and dedicated C-section operating rooms within the labor and delivery unit.

Healthy West Kendall

Healthy West Kendall

Powered by West Kendall Baptist Hospital, Health​y West Kendall brings together community stakeholders including business leaders, local government, health department officials, schools, churches, police/fire departments, civic organizations and neighbors to support healthy, active lifestyles and address the key factors that influence our health, from the built environment and spaces that surround us to determinants that influence our behaviors and choices to live healthier.

Affiliation with Florida International University

Affiliation with Florida International University

Baptist Health South Florida and Florida International University’s Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine — are working together in West Kendall Baptist Hospital to address the growing need for accessible medical care in South Florida.

Expecting a Baby?

Expecting a Baby?

When your baby is born at a Baptist Health hospital, you can expect a warm, welcoming, highly professional atmosphere. Baptist Health Pregnancy and Childbirth Services offer families a comfortable, relaxing environment in which to welcome their newest family member. Our caring staff takes a patient- and family-centered approach to care, guiding and supporting you throughout the birth experience. To provide you with the best possible childbirth experience, Baptist Health facilities are equipped with advanced technology to ensure excellent medical care for mothers and newborns.

Parking

Reserved Parking is available for the patients visiting our facility. There is also a valet service.

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Classes & Events

To learn more about the classes & events being held at West Kendall Baptist Hospital, click here.

Volunteer Opportunities

All volunteer opportunities with West Kendall Baptist Hospital are currently on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic. To receive information and updates about our volunteer program, please contact us at our volunteer general information line at 786-467-2141 Monday-Friday from 9:00am - 5:00pm.

Thank you for your time and thank you for choosing to volunteer at West Kendall Baptist Hospital of Miami.

Visitor Information

For the health and safety of our patients, only a limited amount of visitors are allowed to accompany non-COVID patients in the hospital. One visitor, as designated by the patient at registration, will be able to visit throughout the patient's stay during visiting hours from 9 a.m.-9 p.m.

Additional information regarding our COVID-19 visitor policies can be found here.

Labor & Delivery and Maternity patients may have one partner present at all times.

Exceptions will be made for special circumstances.

Gift Shop

The West Kendall Baptist Hospital Gift Shop is located in the main lobby of the hospital.

Hours of Operation

Monday: 9:00am - 5:00pm / Tuesday - Friday: 9:00am - 6:00pm / Saturday: 10:00am - 3:00pm / Sunday: 1:00pm - 5:00pm

To place an order for flowers, balloons, or other gifts, please call us at 786-467-2140 .

Deliveries to patient rooms can be arranged throughout the day.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield and Florida Blue
  • Cigna HealthCare
  • Great West
  • Humana
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • Beech Street Corporation (a Multiplan company)
  • Dimension Health
  • First Health Network and CCN Network
  • Private Healthcare Systems
  • AvMed Entrust
  • Florida Blue
  • Molina Marketplace Exchange
  • Douglas Gardens (a/k/a Seasons Hospice)
  • Catholic Hospice
  • Kindred at Home
  • Vitas Healthcare Corporation of Florida
  • Algemene Ziektekosten Verzekering: A.Z.V.
  • Apollo Ship Chandlers
  • AXA Assistance USA
  • Banco Centroamericano De Integracion Economica
  • Cardea Health Solutions Limited
  • Family Guardian Insurance Company Limited
  • Generali Global Health Services
  • Ingle International, Inc. (d.b.a. Intrepid 24/7)
  • Interamericana de Seguros, S.A. (Fichohsa Seguros)
  • Pan American Life Insurance Group
  • Seguros Azul Vida, S.A., Seguros de Personas
  • Seguros Sura, S.A.
  • Social Security Board, British Virgin Islands
  • VIP Universal Medical Insurance Group, Ltd.
  • WW Concierge Healthcare Services, Ltd.
  • Aetna International
  • Blue Cross International
  • Cigna International
  • Dimension International
  • Global Excel Management
  • Global Medical Management/Europ Assistance Holding SA
  • Quality Health Management
  • UnitedHealthcare International
  • Beech Street Corporation
  • Dimension Health
  • First Health Network
  • Heritage Summit HealthCare of Florida
  • Aetna
  • AvMed Health Plans
  • Care Plus
  • Devoted Health
  • Doctors Healthcare Plans
  • Florida Blue
  • Humana
  • Leon Medical Center Health Plans
  • Medica HealthCare Plans
  • Aetna Better Health of Florida Medicaid (f/k/a Coventry Medicaid)
  • Florida Community Care, LLC
  • Miami Childrens Health Plan, LLC
  • Molina Health Medicaid
  • Prestige Health Choice
  • Staywell/Wellcare Medicaid and Healthy Kids
  • United Healthcare of Florida Medicaid
  • Tricare Prime
  • TRICARE Select

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Depending on your medical condition and that of other patients at the center, the estimated wait time can change since patients are seen based on the severity of their condition, and the more critical patients are seen first. This estimate is provided for information purposes only and cannot be guaranteed.

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If however, you have any questions or concerns directly pertaining to your Baptist Health facility bill, please contact our Patient Financial Services Department at 786-594-6000.

Additional information regarding patient billing and collection procedures, our financial assistance policy and charitable care program is available on our site.

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 and Pricing.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. The service bundle information is a non-personalized estimate of costs that may be incurred by the patient for anticipated services and that actual costs will be based on services actually provided to the patient.