Florida Hospital Beats Tampa General in State Rankings

Florida Hospital Beats Tampa General in State Rankings

Stop by Florida Hospital in Tampa or any other of the healthcare chain’s locations and it’s possible some celebrating might be going on.

After all, the hospital with locations in Carrollwood, Tampa, Wesley Chapel, Orlando and beyond, has nudged Tampa General out of the No. 1 spot in the state, according to U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings.

“It feels incredible, but we don’t want to get too excited,” Lars Houmann, president of Florida Hospital, was quoted in a Tampa Bay Business Journal article as saying.

The No. 1 ranking was bestowed on Florida Hospital’s Orlando location.

While the hospital chain did best Tampa General on statewide level, it didn’t beat it for Tampa Bay metro area rankings.

Locally, Tampa General came in first place and Moffitt Cancer Center was ranked at No. 2. Overall in the state, Moffitt came in at 8.

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