ARCHIVE: April 2019

Tampa General named among 100 great hospitals in America for...

TAMPA, FL (May 1, 2019) -- For the sixth consecutive year, Becker’s Healthcare, a leading source of business and legal information for healthcare executives, named Tampa General Hospital one of the...

Tampa General Hospital is official health care sponsor of Busch...

    Tampa, FL (April 11, 2019) -- Tampa General Hospital (TGH) has teamed up with Busch Gardens Tampa Bay as the park’s official health care sponsor in an innovative way to promote...

Doctor gives kidney to nurse

TAMPA, FL (APRIL 10, 2019) – Dr. Melanie Altizer went into medicine to become a healer. She took those instincts to a new level when she offered to donate a kidney to Marianne McGiffin, her office...

TGH awarded Atrial Fibrillation with Electrophysiology Study...

  Tampa General Hospital has been recognized by the American College of Cardiology for its expertise and commitment to treating patients with atrial fibrillation. TGH was awarded Atrial...

Tampa General Hospital first in Florida to use new single-...

TAMPA, FL (April 4, 2019) – Tampa General Hospital has become the first hospital in Florida to successfully complete a urologic surgery using a sophisticated new robot, cutting just one small...

TGH’s adult and pediatric trauma centers earn reverification

Tampa FL – (April 2, 2019) -- The adult and pediatric trauma programs at Tampa General Hospital earned another three-year verification as Level 1 trauma centers – the highest ranking possible – from...