As of 2015, Tampa General Hospital in Tampa, Florida, is a reputable nonprofit institution that is fully accredited by The Joint Commission. The hospital has received achievement awards from a variety of well-known organizations, including the American Heart Association, the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program and "U.S. News & World Report."
Tampa General Hospital also earned Magnet status for nursing excellence, the organization's highest honor, from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities awarded accreditation to Tampa General Hospital's adult inpatient rehabilitation programs and pediatric inpatient rehabilitation programs.
Tampa General Hospital opened in 1927, and it now includes more than 1,000 beds.