at Florida Hospital Waterman

 

Heart Care

We offer comprehensive cardiac care and are the county's only accredited chest pain center. We are also among the top ten percent of hospitals nationwide and the highest in the region for meeting the national standard of 90-minute or less door-to-balloon time for heart patients.

Cancer Care

Our specially-trained cancer care navigators guide patients through diagnosis, treatment and their journey to survivorship. In addition, our team of board-certified surgeons has the only fellowship-trained surgical oncologist in the county.

Bone Care

We are the first hospital in the county to earn a Joint Commission certified Gold Seal of Approval® for Knee and Hip replacement, which recognizes our commitment to the highest level of safety and quality care for our patients.

ABOUT FLORIDA HOSPITAL WATERMAN

What began in 1938 as an elegant hotel that transformed into a bustling hospital, Florida Hospital Waterman has grown to become a pillar of health and wellness for the people of Lake County, Florida. Since Frank Waterman turned his famous Waterman Inn into a health care facility nearly 80 years ago, the world of medicine and the community of Lake County have seen great change. As our population has grown and health care has improved, we’ve steadfastly embraced new technologies and treatments to ensure the best possible care for the growing families we serve. Today our commitment is as strong as ever, evidenced by our state-of-the-art hospital, which houses some of the most advanced clinical technology and medical talent our area has to offer.

Florida Hospital Waterman Awards

Gallup Great Workplace Award

Orlando Sentinel's Top 100 Companies for Working Families

Leapfrog A-Grade Hospital Safety Score

Awards and Accolades

Gallup Great Workplace Award

Gallup Great Workplace Award

Orlando Sentinel's Top 100 Companies for Working Families

Orlando Sentinel's Top 100 Companies for Working Families

Leapfrog A-Grade Hospital Safety Score

Leapfrog A-Grade Hospital Safety Score

PICTURES OF OUR CAMPUS

ABOUT THE AREA

Tavares is located in beautiful Lake County, home to more than 1,000 lakes and rivers. It is known as America’s Seaplane City since seaplanes can be spotted flying over the water every day. The unique terrain is made up of rolling green hills and incredible views across the water, with preserves, state parks, wildlife and national forests nearly everywhere you turn. Downtown visitors will find an entertainment district that has an international assortment of restaurants, art galleries, shops, and music venues. There’s always something fun to do in Lake County, from festivals to roadside farm stands, but if you’re looking for something more, Orlando is just a short drive away.

Area Facts

  • Cost of living is six percent lower than national average
  • 960 acres of park land
  • Eight waterway trails with 130 miles of beautiful scenery
  • Nearly two dozen golf courses
  • Close to world-famous theme parks
  • 100 career and technical education programs
  • First-rate cultural and art districts
  • Calendar full of exciting festivals and events