News Releases

U.S. News & World Report ranks TGH Number One Hospital in...

Tampa, FL (Aug. 8, 2017) – Tampa General Hospital (TGH) has been named the top hospital in the Tampa Metro Area for 2017-18, and one of the nation’s top 50 hospitals in six medical specialties by U.S...

Dr. Lucila Ramiro Named Vice President, Tampa General Medical...

Tampa, FL (July 19, 2017) – Dr. Lucila Ramiro, an internal medicine physician at the TGH Family Care Center Kennedy since 1995, was recently appointed vice president of the Tampa General Medical...

Tampa General Hospital Earns Its Fifth Most Wired Hospital Award

Tampa, FL (July 19, 2017) – For the fifth consecutive year, Tampa General Hospital (TGH) has been named one of the nation’s Most Wired Hospitals by the American Hospital Association’s (AHA) Health...

TGH, USF Health to Create New Model for Advanced Organ Disease

TGH, USF Health to Create New Model for Advanced Organ Disease   Tampa, FL (July 5, 2017) – Tampa General Hospital and the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine are creating a new...

Tampa General Names New CEO

Tampa, FL (June 5, 2017) – Tampa General Hospital is pleased to announce that John Couris will become its next president and chief executive officer. Couris currently is president and CEO of Jupiter...

Tampa General Hospital recognized for stroke care

Tampa General Hospital received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll Elite Plus...

TGH opens first outpatient healthcare facility in Brandon

Tampa General Hospital’s first outpatient healthcare facility, the TGH Brandon Healthplex, opens its adult and pediatric emergency center Monday morning at 7.The emergency center is one of...

Tampa General’s Medical Intensive Care Unit earns Beacon Award

Tampa, FL (Feb. 16, 2017) – Tampa General Hospital’s Medical Intensive Care Unit earned the silver level Beacon Award for Excellence from the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN)....

Tampa General Achieves Top Rating for Kidney Transplant Program

Tampa, FL (Feb. 3, 2017)  – Tampa General Hospital’s (TGH) kidney transplant program received the highest possible rating from a national medical research foundation. TGH is the busiest...

Burn Center Earns Distinguished Designation Again

Tampa, FL (Feb 1, 2017) --  The Tampa General Hospital Regional Burn Center has, for the fifth time, received prestigious verification status from the American Burn Association (ABA) and...

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