About Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital
When its doors opened on September 1, 1915, Pensacola Hospital, as it was then called, was dedicated "...for all, without distinction to creed, race or color." Today, that mission still stands.The hospital continued to respond to the needs of the community and expansion has taken place many decades since.
Located in downtown Pensacola the hopspital serves the Northwest Florida region. Major services based in Pensacola include the Regional Heart and Vascular Institute, the area's leading Stroke Center, a Level II Trauma Center, a full-service diagnostic center, and a Cancer Center affiliated with MD Anderson Cancer Network. In 2016, Sacred Heart broke ground on a new four-story Studer Children's Hospital, which opened in 2019. Sacred Heart is part of Ascension, the nation's largest Catholic, non-profit health system.
Pensacola, home to the "Blue Angels" is also a city of History, having been ruled by the British, the French and the Spanish. Historic Pensacola Village provides guided walking tours. The busy downtown offer art galleries, great restaurants and cultural events. Pensacola, however, is most famous for its beautiful white-sand beaches. Pensacola has earned a the title of the nation's top 10 beaches many years in a row. Pensacola is siuated on Santa Rosa Island, one of the longest barrier islands in the world.
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