Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital expanded its Hollywood, FL, location from four to eight floors. The hospital’s growth allows Memorial Healthcare System to meet the continuous demand for specialized services with new surgical capabilities, treatments and patient/family programs added to its mix of already established offerings. The facility expanded from 180,000 square-feet to nearly 400,000 square-feet.
Since its inception in 1992, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital has evolved into a specialized tertiary care facility for children. From 2,000 admissions that first year, the children’s hospital now manages more than 375,000 patient encounters annually.
The hospital’s Pediatric Transport Team now transports almost 2,000 children in need of specialty care annually from other hospitals. Read more.