About BayCare

About Us


BayCare is a leading not-for-profit health care system that connects individuals and families to a wide range of services at 15 hospitals and hundreds of other convenient locations throughout the Tampa Bay and central Florida regions. Inpatient and outpatient services include acute care, primary care, imaging, laboratory, behavioral health, home care, and wellness. Our mission is to improve the health of all we serve through community-owned, health care services that set the standard for high-quality, compassionate care.


BayCare Health System will improve the health of all we serve through community-owned health care services that set the standard for high-quality, compassionate care.


The values of BayCare are trust, respect, responsibility, excellence and dignity and reflect our responsibility to achieve health care excellence for our communities.

BayCare by the Numbers - 2017

Year Founded: 1997
BayCare Surgery Centers : 4
BayCare Urgent Care Centers: 15
BayCare Outpatient Imaging Facilities: 13
Hospitals: 15
Physicians and Medical Professionals: 5,2401
Beds: 3,4592
Employees: 27,6003
Outpatient Surgeries: 63,165
Discharges: 176,228
ER Visits: 675,645
Home Health Visits: 858,576
Total Community Benefit: $391 million4

Includes employed, credentialed and community-based physicians and medical professionals (PAs, ARNPs, CRNAs, etc.)
2 Includes beds at Morton Plant North Bay Hospital Recovery Center and St. Joseph's Hospital Behavioral Health Center
3 Includes PRN
4 Represents unreimbursed costs for traditional charity care, Medicaid and other means-tested programs and unbilled community services 

BayCare Hospitals:

Bartow Regional Medical Center
BayCare Alliant Hospital
Mease Countryside Hospital   
Mease Dunedin Hospital
Morton Plant Hospital
Morton Plant North Bay Hospital
St. Anthony's Hospital
St. Joseph's Hospital
St. Joseph's Hospital-North
St. Joseph's Hospital-South
St. Joseph's Children's Hospital
St. Joseph's Women's Hospital
South Florida Baptist Hospital
Winter Haven Hospital
Winter Haven Women's Hospital

Contact Information:

BayCare Health System
2985 Drew Street
Clearwater, FL 33759
1-800-BayCare (1-800-229-2273)