West Kendall Baptist Hospital

  • Opened in 2011 as a 133 bed community hospital to serve the rapidly growing neighborhoods of west Miami-Dade County
  • ED and Hospital Expansion will complete in December 2022
  • Post expansion: 52 bed ED and 203 observation and inpatient beds
  • LEED Certified & Magnet Certified Facility
  • Named one of the most beautiful hospitals in Florida
  • Primary Stroke Center and Center of Excellence for Heart Failure
  • VHA Leadership Award for Clinical Excellence, 2013
  • Primary teaching facility for Florida International University's College of Medicine, Family Medicine Residency Program -residents and medical students rotate through the ED
  • Patient Volume:  55,000 / year;  Expected growth year over year as community expands
  • Hospitalist-based admission with >95% admissions to Hospitalists with 24 hour Intensivist on site
  • EM Physicians are supported by the employer-paid Scrivas Scribe Program - www.scrivas.com
  • CMS HospitalCompare.hhs.gov Ratings:
    • Member of US News & World Report's Honor Roll Hospitals - #3 out of 25 nationwide for 2016
    • #2 Rated Hospital in Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties, Florida