About the Organization
Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, an 839-bed regional medical center, is among the largest public health systems in Florida. With about 5,000 staff, over 900 physicians, and 600 volunteers, its is one of Sarasota Countys largest employers. A community hospital founded in 1925, Sarasota Memorial is governed by the nine-member elected Sarasota County Public Hospital Board. It is a full-service health system, with specialized expertise in heart, vascular, cancer, and neuroscience services, as well as a network of outpatient centers, long-term care and rehabilitation among its many programs. Sarasota Memorial is the only hospital providing obstetrical services, pediatrics and Level III neonatal intensive care in Sarasota County.
First Physicians Group of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System is one of the gulf coasts foremost primary and specialty care groups. With over 200 providers and more than 31 sites in Manatee and Sarasota Counties, it is backed by the tradition and strength of Sarasota Memorial Hospital.