CAPE CORAL, FL – October 3, 2022 – HCA Florida Cape Coral Emergency, 322 SW Pine Island Rd., has re-opened upon the completion of repairs following Hurricane Ian.
All services at the facility are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, with emergency care, including laboratory, X-rays, CT scanning and ultrasound.
Michael Ehrat, CEO of HCA Florida Fawcett Hospital, says patients at HCA Florida Cape Coral Emergency will be transported to nearby hospitals, if necessary.
He adds repairs currently are underway at HCA Florida Fawcett Hospital which remains temporarily closed. A reopening date will be announced soon. Patients from HCA Florida Fawcett Hospital have been transferred to other hospitals where they are receiving care.
“Our commitment is to re-open HCA Florida Fawcett Hospital as soon as possible,” Ehrat says. “Until then, we’ll coordinate with hospitals in the area to ensure patients receive the care they need.”
About HCA Florida Healthcare
HCA Florida Healthcare, a part of HCA Healthcare, is a family of more than 570 affiliated sites of care, including hospitals, physician practices and freestanding emergency rooms. United as a statewide network in 2021, HCA Florida Healthcare includes approximately 11,000 experienced doctors and 77,000 colleagues working together to deliver advanced, collaborative care to more than 7.4 million patients each year. HCA Florida Healthcare is committed to improving more lives in more ways and giving back to the communities it serves. The network provided nearly $836.6 million in uncompensated care and invested significantly in innovative technologies and facilities across Florida, including the new $360 million state-of-the-art, multi-specialty HCA Florida University Hospital in Davie, Fla. A strong advocate for the next generation of healthcare professionals, HCA Florida Healthcare is also a major supporter of university-based healthcare programs and residencies and fellowships throughout the Sunshine State. For more information, please visit HCAFloridaHealthcare.com.