AdventHealth Ocala is a 424 bed Hospital that has an annually ED volume of 47,000 and Peds ED volume of 25,000. The ED consists of 38 beds in the Main ED and 10 beds in the Peds ED.
Ocala is considered one of the three fastest growing areas in the Nation. Located in the Heart of Florida, the area is surrounded by scenic countryside and a unique mixture of rural and urban lifestyles. Ocala is home to HITS (Horses in the Sun international horse competition) that last 8 weeks in the winter. Recreational activities include kayaking at Silver Springs and Rainbow River, biking at Santos Trail, fishing on Lake Weir and multiple fresh water lakes. Ocala has a year round accessible golf course with private and public availability.
The City is an easy 1-hour drive to Orlando, the Gulf of Mexico, Daytona Beach and the Atlantic Ocean. With affordable housing,great schools, numerous nearby attractions, and no state income tax in Florida, Ocala has become a community of choice for Florida.