Florida Hospital Celebration Health
Florida Hospital Celebration Health is a global health care leader, providing continuously innovative,thoughtfully designed health care in a comprehensive facility that contains programs and services that serve as a model for future facilities around the globe. The facility is committed to providing exemplary care to the community at every opportunity, from preventive medicine to advanced treatment methods. Its reputation for delivering patient-focused care allows the= facility’s staff to achieve optimum health and wellness for patients, with an emphasis on healing the whole person — mind, body and spirit. In addition to treating those who are sick or injured, the hospital actively supports community members in their journey to be healthy through nutritious food, exercise at the Fitness Centre & Day Spa, and educational classes. Celebration Health recently completed an expansion of the hospital with the addition of a new patient tower. Included in the new tower are 31 additional emergency department spaces, 62 additional private patient rooms, and an expanded imaging department with the latest in technology, such as the Flash CT. With the expansion, Celebration Health will be equipped to handle the increase in the number of patients, while continuing to provide them with personalized care and the latest technology and innovation. This new tower also has been awarded a Silver Level status by the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design organization, which recognizes environmental leadership in the building industry and promotes innovative design, efficient use of resources, and sustainability. The patient takes center stage at Celebration Health. The hospital has been designated as a center for interactive patient care — the first of its kind in the country — and will focus on innovative health care, research and engaging patients in their own care. The hospital is dedicated to providing inventive, groundbreaking health care solutions through clinical innovation, educational partnerships, research and publishing, and technological breakthroughs in a manner that could be viewed as a “living laboratory.” In accordance with its mission to be a world leader in health care, the Global Robotics Institute represents a world-class, multidisciplinary surgical program of leading urologic, gynecologic, bariatric and colorectal physicians dedicated to providing superior patient outcomes through the use of robot-assisted laparoscopic technology. The physicians are international pioneers in their field and utilize the most advanced technologies and leading-edge minimally invasive treatments available, all designed to offer the most compassionate, precise and professional care in the country.
400 Celebration Place, Celebration • 407-303-4000www.celebrationhealth.com
Health Central is the premier choice for superior health care services in west Orange County. A full-service acute-care hospital and medical facility, Health Central is dedicated to the mission of improving the health of the community by providing safe, quality health care services in an atmosphere of caring. Health Central’s commitment, attitude and actions reflect 60 years of service to its surrounding neighborhoods. The 1,700 employees and more than 400 doctors, coupled with the most advanced equipment and technology, ensure that all patients receive the personalized care they deserve. Health Central’s 440,000-square-foot, 171 bed, The Joint Commission-accredited and state-recognized Primary Stroke facility includes a 34-bed emergency department, sleep lab, complete surgical center, wound care with hyperbaric medicine, and a full-service rehabilitation center for inpatient and outpatient occupational, physical and speech therapies. Two on-site interventional catheterization labs enable the expertly trained staff to diagnose and treat vascular and cardiac patients using the latest in balloon, wire and stent technology. These newer techniques can be performed under local anesthesia, rather than in an operating room under general anesthesia, which allows patients to recover faster. Health Central Park Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is a 228-bed, short- and long-term care, skilled nursing facility located in Winter Garden. An American Health Care Association Quality Award recipient, the Park provides its residents and their families with a broad spectrum of professional, compassionate care. The Rehabilitation Center at Health Central Park, staffed with licensed physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech language pathologists, offers both inpatient and outpatient therapy services. ExpressCare is Health Central’s walk-in treatment center designed to provide exceptional health care with a convenient approach. The board-certified physicians and experienced staff make every effort to ensure that each patient’s visit is as comfortable as possible. Physicians treat ailments ranging from colds and sprains to simple cuts and burns, with no appointment necessary. ExpressCare is open after regular business hours. Health Central offers a wide variety of health care services to help patients achieve and maintain healthy lifestyles. An assortment of informational classes, ranging from childbirth to diabetes education, is available, as well as specially designed courses to prepare patients for what to expect before and after orthopedic surgeries. Health Central strives to exceed expectations as the community’s health care provider with continued caring, constant compassion and a lifetime of commitment. Health Central is committed to the belief that health care begins with caring.
10000 W. Colonial Drive, Ocoee • 407-296-1000www.healthcentral.org
Daysi Merino, ownerMerino Adult Family Care Home
Daysi Merino, owner of Merino Adult Family Care Home, began caring for the elderly more than 10 years ago in New York City, where she based her business on caring for residents of Creedmoor Psychiatric Center. In 2003, former New York Gov. George Pataki honored her home, saying the important services provided by Merino Adult Family Care Home make a difference in the lives of others. In 2006, Merino brought her knowledge and experience to the Windermere area. Merino Adult Family Care Home provides a family-type living arrangement in a private-home setting for up to five residents in private or semiprivate rooms, as well as short- and long-term respite. The facility’s staff is committed to helping residents maintain comfortable levels of independence with the utmost care, respect and compassion. Offered services include hygiene guidance, transportation, laundry and linen washing, medication assistance and more.
1510 Dingens Ave., Windermere • 407-295-8872www.merinoafch.com
The Spine Center at Altamonte
The Spine Center at Altamonte is located in the Florida Hospital Lakeview Plaza near Florida Hospital Altamonte. The state-of-the-art facilities consist of more than 11,000 square feet designed specifically for spine patients, including a rehabilitation and sports medicine center. Features include a gym area for physical therapy and rehabilitation; a spa function for patients to receive therapeutic care, including massage; pain medicine facilities; diagnostic imaging; treatment rooms; equipment; and offices. Concierge services are provided to patients and their families for needs ranging from dry cleaning and auto detailing to flight research and hotel discounts. The comprehensive approach at The Spine Center at Altamonte provides a unique opportunity for patients with neck and low back pain to improve their quality of life at an all-inclusive destination, utilizing the least invasive method possible. If a surgical solution is the most effective option, patients will be in the great hands of The Spine Center’s medical director, Chetan Patel, M.D., a renowned spine surgeon. Dr. Patel will use his expertise as a specialist in minimally invasive, endoscopic back and neck surgery to ensure the patient is back on track. Dr. Patel has a vast reputation as a leader in educating neuro and orthopedic spine surgeons around the world in minimally invasive spine surgery. Dr. Patel’s passion for research also acts as a catalyst in the treatment of national spinal disorders. His research projects help provide a better understanding for the causes of lower back pain and minimally invasive treatments that can dramatically improve upon the traditional treatment options available.
711 E. Altamonte Drive, Suite 210, Altamonte Springs • 407-303-5452www.floridahospitalspine.com
Sutton Homes — Alzheimer’s Assisted Living Facilities
Established in 1994, Sutton Homes has earned a reputation as Central Florida’s premier Alzheimer’s and dementia care assisted-living facility, and it recently opened its newest home in the Dr. Phillips area. In the family-style residential homes, the staff treats residents with the respect, understanding and compassion they deserve and their families expect. Each of the seven homes is an elegant ranch-style house located in finer suburban neighborhoods in the Greater Orlando area, with locations in Winter Park, Altamonte Springs, Maitland, Orlando, Mount Dora and Dr. Phillips. With a guarantee that there will be a maximum of only five residents in each house, Sutton Homes creates a truly unique, relaxing and safe environment for loved ones. The Sutton Homes staff is caring, creative and specifically trained in helping people with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia and other types of memory loss. By keeping things streamlined and familiar, loved ones will feel comfortable and relaxed in their new home with 24-hour personalized care. While the staff encourages independence, assistance is always available. Sutton Homes’ caregivers provide assistance with bathing, dressing, toileting, special diets, medication and more. The activities director plans outings to parks, senior centers and appropriate cultural events, and arranges in-home musical performances, craft projects and reminiscing programs.
Total Family Healthcare & Wellness Center
Total Family Healthcare & Wellness Center is a specialized medical practice that offers comprehensive weight-management programs designed to help individuals reach and maintain their weight-loss goals. Each of the center’s programs is personalized to meet the individual needs and lifestyles of its clients. This flexibility enables the programs to be customized for individuals wishing to lose as little as 15 pounds for cosmetic reasons, to those who need to lose more than 100 pounds and may have diseases related to their weight gain. After careful consideration of all factors, Total Family Healthcare & Wellness Center’s physicians devise a personalized program that utilizes the most up-to-date and innovative methods for weight management. Each program is designed and supervised closely by a board-certified physician devoted to nutrition and weight management. The center’s medically based programs are clinically proven to be safe and effective. The team at Total Family Healthcare & Wellness Center looks forward to celebrating its clients’ new lifestyles — fit and healthy with a new zeal for life.
1507 Park Center Drive, Suite 1H, Orlando • 866-212-29433115 Citrus Tower Blvd., Suite A, Clermont • 866-212-2943www.totalfamilyhealthcare.com
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