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Jackson Health System is an integrated healthcare delivery network with more than 9,000 employees. It has been a central provider of medical services and healthcare leadership for residents of Miami-Dade County and beyond for nearly a century. Owned and supported by the taxpayers of Miami-Dade County, it is governed by the seven-member Public Health Trust Financial Recovery Board under the auspices of the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners.

  • In fiscal year 2010, Jackson Health System had more than 280,000 patient visits
  • In fiscal year 2010, Jackson Health System spent more than $700 million to care for uninsured and underinsured patients in Miami-Dade County
  • Ryder Trauma Center is the only trauma center in the nation chosen by the U.S. Army for military surgical training
  • Holtz Children' Hospital has the largest Level III NICU in Florida and is continually recognized for expert neonatal care
Our Mission and Vision

Mission
To build the health of the community by providing a single, high standard of quality care
for the residents of Miami-Dade County

Vision
Our strategic vision is to be a nationally and internationally recognized, 
world-class academic medical system and to be the provider of choice for quality care.

Values
Service Excellence and Quality, Commitment, Compassion, Teamwork and Communication, 
Respect, Confidentiality, Integrity and Stewardship, Inclusion

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