St. Petersburg General Hospital

About St. Petersburg General Hospital

About St. Petersburg General Hospital St. Petersburg General Hospital is a Joint Commission accredited, full-service 215-bed acute care facility, providing comprehensive emergency, diagnostic, medical, surgical and women’s services including labor and delivery, post-partum and nursery. St. Petersburg General Hospital is accredited as a Breast Center with Digital Imaging and Computer Aided Detection, Certified Chest Pain and AFib Center, Advanced Primary Stroke Center, Accredited Cancer Center and a GYN Robotic Surgery Training Epicenter. Other services include The Orthopedic Center for Joint Replacement and Spine Surgery. For more information about the hospital, please visit our website at For information on hospital services; upcoming classes, screenings and events; a free physician referral or to speak with a registered nurse, please call our FREE Consult-A-Nurse® Service


-  Accredited Hospital (The Joint Commission)

-  Accredited Chest Pain and AFib Center (SCPC)

-  Advanced Primary Stroke Center (The Joint Commission)

-  Blue Distinction(R) Center + for Maternity Care  (Florida Blue Cross and Blue Shield)

-  Breast Center with Digital Imaging and Computer Aided Detection (ACR)

-  Community Cancer Program (ACoS CoC)

-  CT, Mamography, Nuclear Medicine and Ultrasound (ACR)

-  Graduate Medical Education program (AOA)- A Teaching Hospital

-  Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality (HRC)- since 2013

-  Women’s Choice Award for Best Emergency Care - since 2013

-  Top Workplace in Tampa Bay- since 2012



24-Hour Emergency Services:  Critical Care, Fast Track, Senior Care, Telestroke

Breast Care Center

Cancer Services w/ Oncology Nurse Navigator

Community Health Information (Never a fee)

     - Classes and Seminars

     - Consult A Nurse Health Information

     -  Physician Referrals

Company Care Occupational Health 

Diagnostic Imaging Services

GYN Robotic Surgery Training Epicenter



Orthopedic/Joint Replacement/Spine Surgery

Surgery:  Traditional, Endoscopic, Laparascopic and Robotic-assisted for Gastrointestinal, General, Gynecology, Oncology, Orthopedic/Spine, Plastic and Urology

Women’s Health


H C A WEST FLORIDA                                             2017 COMMUNITY REPORT  


# of Licensed Beds                                                                                          215

Total Annual Admissions                                                                             5,881

Total Annual Emergency Visits                                                                  42,394

Total Patients Treated                                                                                    53,193

Active Physicians                                                                                                326

Total Employees Salaries, Wages                                                             $ 47,105,621

Taxes Paid                                                                                                       $ 4,285,664

Cost of Charity  & Uncompensated Care                                                 $ 13,356,680

President and Chief Executive Officer                                                   Janice Balzano


Information: Board Certified: Y  |  Board Eligible: Y

Specialties: Anesthesiology Cardiology Emergency medicine Family Practice Gastroenterology Hematology/Oncology Hospital Hospitalist Internal Medicine Laboratory Nephrology Neurology Obstetrics and Gynecology Occupational Health Orthopedics Osteopathy Pain Management Pathology Pharmacy Plastic Surgery Pulmonology Radiology Surgery Urology

Office Address:

6500 38th Avenue North
St Petersburg
Phone : 727-384-1414
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