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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

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

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.

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