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Advanced healthcare services in Gainesville, Florida

HCA Florida North Florida Hospital is located 3.5 miles from the University of Florida campus. Our hospital is a 523-bed, full-service medical and surgical acute care center serving north central Florida. We offer a wide range of services including cardiovascular care, oncology, gastroenterology care, orthopedics, women's care, neurology care, wound therapy and more.

Why people choose us

Our hospital is committed to offering advanced healthcare services with a compassionate, patient-focused approach in the Gainesville community.

We live here and work here.


We provide high-quality care.


We're part of the Alachua County community.


​We have some very exciting news to share on our 50th anniversary

HCA Florida Healthcare is building a new freestanding emergency room and hospital to further expand access to high-quality healthcare to the North Central Florida community! 


  • Cardiovascular care
  • Minimally invasive laparoscopic and robotic surgery
  • Spine/Stroke care
  • Emergency care
  • Women's care
  • Weight loss surgery
  • Oncology
  • Orthopedics
  • Wound care
  • Mental health and wellness
  • Pulmonary care
  • Surgery
  • Senior care


  • Accredited by The Joint Commission
  • Accredited Chest Pain Center by the American College of Cardiology
  • Accredited by the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer program
  • Accredited by Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program, a joint Quality Program of the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • DNV Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center
  • Accredited Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Center by the American College of Cardiology
  • Accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC)

Awards and recognitions

  • Blue Distinction Center Plus for Spine Surgery and Bariatric Surgery - Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Get With The Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus - American Heart Association
  • Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus - American Heart Association
  • Healthgrades America’s 250 Best Hospitals for 2024
  • 2024 Patient Safety Excellence Award™ from Healthgrades
  • 2023 3-Star Rating Recipient from Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) for isolated coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) procedures

Cardiovascular care

Our Heart & Vascular Center offers a full-service cardiovascular program. We are recognized by the American College of Cardiology for several national accreditations, including chest pain, stroke and Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR).

Learn more about our cardiovascular care 

Women's and children's care

We deliver the most babies in Gainesville, and that’s because families trust us with their care. We also have a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, where we can care for the smallest and sickest of babies.

Learn more about our women's care. 


Don’t let pain slow you down. We provide a variety of orthopedic procedures, including minimally invasive options, so you can get back to living life to the fullest.

Learn more about our orthopedics care 

Weight loss surgery

For more than 35 years, HCA Florida Metabolic and Weight Loss Surgery Center has provided care for patients who choose weight loss surgery to help them achieve a healthy life. We provide a number of bariatric procedures, including adjustable gastric banding and sleeve gastrectomy.

Learn more about our bariatric surgery program 

Preparing for your visit

We strive to inform patients about financial expectations regarding healthcare services and prepare them for upcoming procedures.

Patient financial resources

Our hospital is committed to providing useful information to our patients so you can understand the financial side of your healthcare needs.

Register online

We know your time is valuable, so we offer convenient online registration for services such as surgical procedures, mammograms and diagnostic tests and treatments.

Advance care planning

When creating an advance care plan, there are several aspects to consider. That's why we've put together a set of guidelines to help you make your plan.

For visitors

We want our patients' visitors to be informed and have pleasant experiences. To do that, we provide information regarding our visitor services and policies, guest Wi-Fi access, community partnerships and other resources.

Visitor services and policies 

MyHealthONE allows you to manage all parts of your healthcare easily and securely

  • View health records - lab results, physician notes, imaging reports and more
  • View your post-visit summary
  • Schedule a follow-up appointment
  • Share your health records with a physician or caregiver
  • And more
Create an account 

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