The word "Advent" stays true to our Adventist heritage and signals the arrival of something of great significance. Our new name is intended to herald the dawn of a whole-person health care philosophy that encompasses body, mind and spirit. When consumers see the name "AdventHealth," we want them to understand: "this is a place for wellness for all stages of life and health." It's a name that reflects our deeply rooted mission and bold vision.
Established in 1973, AdventHealth (formerly Adventist Health System) includes nearly 50 hospitals and more than 80,000 team members in almost a dozen states. Our system also includes numerous urgent care centers, physician practices and extensive outpatient services. encompassing 8,300 licensed beds, 70,000 employees, 8,500 physicians and 4.5+ million patients served annually.
In Florida, AdventHealth (formerly Florida Hospital) is a not-for-profit organization that has served Central Florida communities since 1908 with a Mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ, and a Vision to be a global pacesetter delivering preeminent faith-based health care. It is the oldest and largest health care system in Central Florida.
AdventHealth has over 3,000 licensed beds on nine campuses in the greater Orlando area. With more than 21,000 staff members, AdventHealth cares for more than 130,000 inpatients, 615,000 outpatients and over 609,000 ER patients each year.
AdventHealth is a leader in technology, procedures and patient care treating more heart, neurology, gynecology and vascular surgery patients than any other nationally recognized hospital. Ranked the #1 hospital in Orlando by U.S. News & World Report, our proudest achievements are made possible by our caregivers. It's this higher level of care that has not only ranked us number one in the state; AdventHealth is also recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of America's Best Hospitals in nine specialties.
Greater Orlando is home to several renowned theme parks including Walt Disney World resort, Universal Studios Florida and Sea World. Just a day trip away you can visit the Kennedy Space Center and Busch Gardens. Because of Orlando's unique position directly in the center of Florida, bothe the east (Cocoa, New Smyrna, Daytona) and west coast coasts (Clearwater, St. Petersburg) are one-hour trips and glorious weekend adventures. The weather here is sunny virtually all-year-round and great for golfing! Greater Orlando is home to more than 125 public and private golf course, most of which are open 365 days a year.