Tampa General Hospital
Tampa, FL 33606
Tampa General is a private, not-for-profit hospital and one of the most comprehensive medical facilities in West Central Florida serving a dozen counties with a population in excess of 4 million. As one of the largest hospitals in Florida, Tampa General is licensed for 1,006 beds, and with more than 8,000 employees, is one of the region’s largest employers.
TGH is the region's first and largest teaching hospital, having been affiliated with the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine since the school was created in the early 1970s. As their primary teaching hospital, over 300 residents and fellows are assigned to TGH for specialty training in areas ranging from general internal medicine to neurosurgery. In addition, USF medical students, nurses and physical therapy students all receive part of their training at Tampa General. Faculty of the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine admit and care for patients at TGH, as do private-practice physicians, many of whom also serve as adjunct clinical faculty.
Tampa General Hospital is home to one of the leading organ transplant centers in the country, having performed more than 10,000 adult solid organ transplants, including the state’s first successful heart transplant in 1985.
As the region's first and only level I trauma center, first and largest teaching hospital, and home of the first successful heart transplant in the state, TGH delivers world-class care you can't get anywhere else in Tampa Bay.