About Us

Hospital Information

Doctors Hospital of Sarasota is a 155-bed acute and general care facility serving Sarasota and Manatee counties.The Emergency Room is open 24-hours a day, 7-days a week by board certified emergency physicians.

We provide medical and specialty services as well as outpatient services and diagnostic and rehabilitation services. We have designed our facility with you in mind to provide an easily accessible hospital that meets the growing and changing healthcare needs of the communities we serve.

Medical Staff

At Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, patients have significant physician choice with over 550 physicians that have medical staff privileges. We are an intimate hospital on a beautiful campus that provides a comfortable setting.


  • Accredited by the Joint Commission
  • Licensed by the Florida Agency for Healthcare Administration (formerly Health and Rehabilitation Services - HRS)
  • Certified by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Resources for participating in the Medicare program
  • Certified by the College of American Pathologists
  • Certified by the American Association of Blood Banks

A member of the:

  • American Hospital Association
  • American Federation of Hospitals
  • Florida League of Hospitals
  • Florida Hospital Association

Mission and Values

Mission Statement:
Doctors Hospital of Sarasota proudly fosters a caring commitment to provide measurably superior services to our community. We pledge to cultivate courage, compassion and resourcefulness in order to respond quickly, positively and creatively to the identified needs and expectations of our customers.

Vision Statement:
We will be the leading provider of quality healthcare by consistently and continuously emphasizing customer satisfaction and operational excellence as we respond to new and challenging demands in healthcare.

Values Statement:
Customer Focus - The concerns, needs and expectations of all customers, including physicians, patients, visitors, payors, employees and volunteers, are respected.

Continuous Improvement:
We strive to continuously enhance our care delivery systems and service processes to improve quality and safety while decreasing inefficiency and risk.

Service Excellence:
We foster creative and innovative approaches to meet the needs and expectations of our customers. Competition and pride are recognized as appropriate ways to promote continuous improvement in our performance. We compete on the basis of the quality and cost of our services while recognizing individual contributions.

Success stems from teamwork recognizing the equal value, uniqueness and individual contribution of all members of our team. We believe in cooperation, concern, courtesy and mutual respect for each other and our customers.

We foster pride in ourselves, our professions and our hospital by:
P - Putting Patients first - Always
R - Respecting all Human Beings
I - Demonstrating Integrity at all times
D - Showing concern for the Dignity of others
E - Displaying Excellence and Empathy in every action, word and deed

The value (Value = Quality/Cost) of clinical services for patients and their families, including efficacy and appropriateness of these services, will be ascertained and continuously reviewed for improvement opportunities.