Orlando Regional Medical Center

Orlando Regional Medical Center (ORMC) is an 808-bed tertiary hospital in downtown Orlando, Florida designed by HKS, Inc. (architect) and Walter P Moore (structural engineer). It is part of the Orlando Health system.[1]

Orlando Regional Medical Center
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Geography
LocationOrlando, Orange County, Florida, United States
Coordinates28°31′33.77″N 81°22′41.45″W / 28.5260472°N 81.3781806°W / 28.5260472; -81.3781806Coordinates: 28°31′33.77″N 81°22′41.45″W / 28.5260472°N 81.3781806°W / 28.5260472; -81.3781806
Organization
Care systemPrivate
FundingNon-profit hospital
Hospital typeGeneral, Teaching
Affiliated university
NetworkOrlando Health
Services
Emergency departmentLevel I trauma center
Beds808
HelipadFAA LID: FD28
History
Founded1918 (1918)
Links
Websitewww.orlandohealth.com/facilities/orlando-regional-medical-center
ListsHospitals in Florida

BackgroundEdit

ORMC is also the closest Level I Trauma Center to Kennedy Space Center and is the definitive medical care facility (DMCF) for the launch site, with joint-training exercises held several times each year.[2]

The hospital is nationally ranked in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals Rankings for five pediatric specialties and rated high performing in nine adult procedures and conditions.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Powers, Ormund (1993). 75 Years of Caring; Orlando Regional Healthcare System.
  2. ^ Cheatham, Michael (2009). "Advanced trauma life support for the injured astronaut, 3rd ed" (PDF). Orlando Regional Medical Center. Retrieved October 8, 2017.
  3. ^ "Orlando Regional Medical Center in Orlando, FL - Ratings, Rankings, and Photos". U.S. News & World Report. Retrieved October 13, 2018.

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