More in this section:

Media Notice: All media representatives and photographers must be escorted by a member of our Media Relations team while on campus. Please contact Kim Savage [kim-savage@smh.com] to arrange onsite interviews or video/photo shoots of patients, staff and healthcare providers in our facilities. For non-media inquiries, please call (941) 917-7777.

SMH Welcomes 2 New Family Medicine Specialists to Physicians Network

SMH Welcomes 2 New Family Medicine Specialists to Physicians Network

Sarasota Memorial Health Care System is welcoming 2 new family practice physicians to its First Physicians Group (FPG) network and the Suncoast community this month: Jessica Perez-Cardwell, MD, and Rebecca Workman, DO.

Wednesday, December 9, 2020
Monoclonal Antibody Therapy for High Risk COVID-19 Outpatients

Monoclonal Antibody Therapy for High Risk COVID-19 Outpatients

Sarasota Memorial is among a number of hospitals that have been allocated a limited supply of monoclonal antibody therapy for non-hospitalized patients who have been diagnosed with a mild-to-moderate case of COVID-19 and have a high risk for severe disease or hospitalization. SMH has received a limited supply of the Eli Lilly drug (bamlanivimab) and expects to receive shipments of Regeneron's experimental antibody treatment (a combination of casirivimab and imdevimab), in the coming weeks/months, as supplies are available.

Thursday, December 3, 2020
Sarasota Memorial CEO Named Chair of Safety Net Hospital Alliance Board

Sarasota Memorial CEO Named Chair of Safety Net Hospital Alliance Board

David Verinder, president and CEO of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, has been named chair of the Safety Net Hospital Alliance of Florida's board of directors. The alliance advocates for the state's 14 flagship safety net health care systems, which play a crucial role in caring for Florida's most vulnerable citizens.

Monday, November 23, 2020
Hospital Board Installs 2020-2021 Officers

Hospital Board Installs 2020-2021 Officers

The Sarasota County Public Hospital Board, which governs Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, installed its 2020-2021 slate of officers. Jim Meister, who has represented Seat 1 in the Northern District since 2015, was re-elected chairman. 

Wednesday, November 18, 2020
SMH Ranks Among America’s 50 Best Heart Hospitals

SMH Ranks Among America’s 50 Best Heart Hospitals

Watson Health today announced its 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals list, naming Sarasota Memorial among the top-performing U.S. hospitals for inpatient cardiovascular services. SMH was the only Suncoast hospital that made the 2021 list.

Tuesday, November 17, 2020
RSS
First45679111213Last