St. Petersburg, Fla. – August 14, 2023 − HCA Florida Northside Hospital caregivers collected school supplies for Blanton Elementary School to assist students and teachers in making the 2022-2023 school year the best ever! The caregivers donated bins of backpacks, binders, pencil cases and folders which was then delivered to the school as part of the hospital’s commitment to show up for students and teachers. HCA Florida Northside Hospital has provided supplies and other support to the school in the past. This year the donation is part of HCA Florida Healthcare’s first statewide We Show Up for Our Schools month of service in July. HCA Florida Northside Hospital is one of 570 affiliated sites of care in the HCA Florida Healthcare network.
About HCA Florida Northside Hospital
Serving the community since 1976, HCA Florida Northside Hospital is a 288-bed hospital, offering a full range of services including comprehensive and interventional stroke care, preventative and corrective cardiac care, full-service orthopedic and spine treatment an ER 24/7®, and general surgery. As one of the first hospitals in the area to achieve Atrial Fibrillation Certification (SCPC), our technologically advanced hospital allows our highly skilled physicians, nursing, and caregivers to serve our growing community. HCA Florida Northside Hospital is the first nationally recognized Comprehensive Stroke Center in Pinellas County and nationally recognized for quality and safety by earning an ‘A’ Patient Safety grade from the Leapfrog Group Spring 2020 and 2021. Our employees voted us a Tampa Bay Times Top Workplace in 2020. With campus-based specialized services including theHeart Center of Excellence and Brain and Comprehensive Stroke Center, HCA Florida Northside Hospital continues to enhance and expand its services to better serve the community.