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Nov 06, 2019, 10:00 ET Tampa General Hospital Hosts the First Annual "We Are TGH Day" in Tallahassee to Celebrate its 10,000th Transplant Milestone

Dozens of Tampa General Hospital patients traveled to Tallahassee to celebrate the hospital's 10,000th transplant milestone as part of the inaugural...


Oct 28, 2019, 18:37 ET Tampa General Hospital is Bringing World-Class Care to Your Door with Urgent Care at Home, Powered by Fast Track

Tampa General Hospital is bringing world-class care to your door with Urgent Care at Home, powered by Fast Track. Now, patients can get the medical...


Oct 18, 2019, 03:45 ET Tampa General Hospital's New Diagnostic Center Offers Top-Notch Treatment for the Sun City Center Community

Tampa General Hospital has opened a new 10,000-square-foot diagnostic center, located at 16521 U.S. 301 in Wimauma, that features an urgent care...


Oct 15, 2019, 12:47 ET Tampa General Hospital is First in the World to Launch OnMed Telemedicine Station

OnMed®, an innovative health technology company providing affordable access to quality care, today announced a partnership and first deployment of...


Sep 19, 2019, 17:37 ET Tampa General Hospital Receives Prestigious Magnet Designation for Fourth Consecutive Time

Today, Tampa General Hospital learned it has attained Magnet recognition, the highest national honor in professional nursing practice, for the fourth ...


Aug 20, 2019, 17:18 ET New Tampa General Hospital center uses human and artificial intelligence to improve patient care

Today Tampa General Hospital launched a high-tech "mission control" clinical command center which uses artificial intelligence and predictive...


Jul 30, 2019, 10:18 ET U.S. News ranks Tampa General Hospital as best in Tampa Bay

Tampa General Hospital has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as the top hospital in the Tampa-St. Petersburg Metro Area. Tampa General also ...


Jun 20, 2019, 16:36 ET Tampa General Hospital leases space in new USF Health Morsani College of Medicine building in downtown Tampa, offering stronger ties to help advance academics, patient care and research

Tampa General Hospital is leasing up to 25,000 square feet of space in the new USF Health Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute building...


Apr 10, 2019, 16:18 ET How this doctor saved a life - with her own kidney

DOWNLOAD VIDEO HERE: https://mediashare.tgh.org/doctor_donates_kidney Dr. Melanie Altizer asked a co-worker how she was feeling one day – and never...


Apr 04, 2019, 16:32 ET Tampa General Hospital first in Florida to use new single-incision robot

Tampa General Hospital has become the first hospital in Florida to successfully complete a urologic surgery using a sophisticated new robot, cutting...


Jan 07, 2019, 15:10 ET Caravan Health, Tampa General Hospital, and USF Health team up to strengthen health care

Caravan Health, Tampa General Hospital (TGH), and the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine have formed a new partnership to strengthen health care...


Aug 14, 2018, 10:42 ET U.S. News & World Report ranks TGH number one hospital in Tampa-St. Pete Metro area

Tampa General Hospital (TGH) has been recognized as the top hospital in the Tampa-St. Pete Metro Area, and one of the nation's top 50 hospitals in...


May 29, 2018, 02:28 ET Tampa General Hospital and GE Healthcare Partner for Next Level Care Coordination

Tampa General Hospital (TGH) and GE Healthcare are partnering to advance care coordination, help enhance patient safety and quality, and improve...


May 07, 2018, 12:06 ET Tampa General Hospital named one of America's 100 great hospitals

For the fifth consecutive year, Becker's Healthcare, a leading source of business and legal information for healthcare executives, named Tampa...


Aug 08, 2017, 12:43 ET U.S. News & World Report ranks TGH Number One Hospital in Tampa Metro Area

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...


Aug 03, 2017, 16:52 ET Inspired by brother's illness, 9-year-old girl hosts a lemonade stand Saturday

Avery Ranieri isn't just a kid with a lemonade stand. She's a 9-year-old on a mission. Avery wants to help other children like her little brother,...


Jul 20, 2017, 09:48 ET Tampa General Hospital Earns Its Fifth Most Wired Hospital Award

For the fifth consecutive year, Tampa General Hospital (TGH) has been named one of the nation's Most Wired Hospitals by the American Hospital...


May 08, 2017, 10:43 ET Thanks to innovative cancer surgery, Tampa woman has a chance to see grandkids graduate

The following is the TGH Health News tip sheet, from Tampa General Hospital: When cancer threatens, an innovative solution Many doctors would have...


Jan 23, 2017, 09:53 ET From Tampa General Hospital: the TGH Health News tip sheet

What's a parathyroid? This tiny gland can cause big problems Are you feeling tired? Depressed? Suffering from joint pain? The symptoms may seem hard...


Nov 10, 2016, 03:02 ET Tampa General Wins Consumer Choice Award for Eleven Consecutive Years

Tampa General Hospital was named a Consumer Choice winner for 2016-17 for the 11th consecutive year. The award from National Research Corporation...


Oct 31, 2016, 09:26 ET Tampa General Hospital Earns Accreditation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation

Tampa General Hospital has received Atrial Fibrillation (AFib) with Electrophysiology Services (EPS) accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular ...


Oct 31, 2016, 07:22 ET Tampa General Hospital Honored For Supporting Minority-Owned Businesses

Tampa General Hospital has been named Corporation of the Year by the Florida State Minority Supplier Development Council (FSMSDC). It is the highest...


Jul 28, 2016, 03:20 ET Tampa General Among Healthcare's Most Wired Hospitals

For the fourth consecutive year, Tampa General Hospital has been named one of the nation's Most Wired Hospitals by the American Hospital...


Jun 22, 2016, 11:38 ET Tampa General's Trauma Center Earns Re-Verification From American College Of Surgeons

Tampa General Hospital's Level l trauma center for adults and children has received re-verification from the American College of Surgeons (ACS) for...


May 16, 2016, 12:59 ET Tampa General Ranked As One Of 100 Great Hospitals In America

For the third consecutive year, Becker's Hospital Review, a national health care publication, has named Tampa General Hospital (TGH) one of the "100...