Ocala Regional Medical Center (ORMC) is a 200 bed facility located in the heart of Ocala with a medical staff of over 350 physicians. The hospital is a full-service facility that offers a host of specialized medical services including bariatric surgery, cancer, cardiac and vascular, neurological and rehabilitation services. Ocala is the largest city in Marion County and is surrounded by beautiful farms, an abundance of trees, breathtaking springs and the Ocala National Forest. Ocala is located within 90 minutes of the Gulf coast of Florida or the beaches of the Atlantic Ocean. The area is home to several highly rated public and private schools and close proximity to one of the top state universities, University of Florida. The city offers a historic downtown square that is host to community events and several unique shops and award winning restaurants. For the outdoor enthusiast, Ocala offers outstanding golf courses, fishing, boating, hiking, kayaking and much more. The community has several affordable housing developments that provide a variety of family entertainment including sporting events, swimming pools, shopping malls and much more.