Jackson Memorial Hospital
University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center has been ranked No. 1 in Miami-Fort Lauderdale in U.S. News & World Report’s first-ever Best Hospitals metro area rankings.The new rankings recognize 622 hospitals in or near major cities with a record of high performance in key medical specialties, including 132 of the 152 hospitals already identified as the best in the nation. There are nearly 5,000 hospitals nationwide.
Jackson is an internationally recognized, academic health system comprised of six hospitals: our centerpiece, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Holtz Children’s Hospital, Jackson North Medical Center, Jackson South Community Hospital, Jackson Rehabilitation Hospital and Jackson Mental Health Hospital. It is also home to the Ryder Trauma Center, Miami-Dade County’s only Level 1 adult and pediatric trauma center; and the UM/JM Burn Center, one of the leading burn treatment centers in the nation and the only one in South Florida.
We also have community clinics and several specialty centers located strategically throughout the Miami-Dade community. In addition, we offer a fully licensed health maintenance organization (HMO), the JMH Health Plan. Jackson, a public health system with 2,482 licensed hospital and nursing home beds, is devoted to caring for those in our community. We are also an international destination for patients seeking advanced, life-saving treatments.
Working in affiliation with the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine and others, Jackson provides a wide range of patient services, educational programs, a clinical setting for research activities and a number of health-related community services.