Member Hospitals

The 13 members of the Florida Association of Children’s Hospitals represent some of the most cutting-edge hospitals in the state. 

Serving the Most Vulnerable

Children with medically complex conditions including cancer, infectious and digestive diseases and psychiatric diagnoses utilize Medicaid coverage to access highly specialized services that are only available at FACH hospitals. In many cases, Medicaid reimbursement is far below the actual cost of care. Two out of three children hospitalized in Florida are covered by Medicaid. For these beneficiaries, FACH members:



Essential to Florida’s Children

Parents with very sick children in need of specialized services typically turn to FACH hospitals – because this care is not provided anywhere else. Although they represent less than 7% of all Florida’s hospitals, most recent data shows that annually, FACH hospitals provided:

AdventHealth for Children | Orlando – Adventist Health System

Palmer Hospital for Children | Orlando – Orlando Regional Health System

Children’s Medical Center | Tampa – Tampa General Hospital

Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida | Fort Myers – Lee Health System

Holtz Children’s Hospital | Miami – Jackson Memorial Medical Center

Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital | Hollywood – Memorial Health Care System

Nemours Children’s Hospital | Orlando – Nemours Foundation

Palm Beach Children’s Hospital at St. Mary’s Medical Center | Palm Beach – Tenet Health

Shands Children’s Hospital |  Gainesville – UF Health

Salah Foundation Children’s Hospital | Ft. Lauderdale – Broward Health System

St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital | Tampa – Bay Care Health System

The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart | Pensacola – Ascension Health System

Wolfson Children’s Hospital |  Jacksonville – Baptist Health System