Christopher M. Pietruszkiewicz

Stetson University College of Law

The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce has been instrumental in helping our students become better prepared.

Robin DeLaVergne

Tampa General Hospital

The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce is the region's thought leader on issues that…improve our community's quality of life and benefit our businesses.

Jose E. Valiente


The Chamber is the most significant organization I've been involved in. I value their priceless networking and business resources.

Doug Pace

The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce has allowed me to build relationships with other business leaders in the community that help to shape my ideas for the future.
There's no shortage of quality healthcare and resources in the Tampa Bay area. The region has an exceptionally strong network for hospitals, many of which are ranked on “America’s Best Hospitals” list by U.S. News and World Report.
  • Tampa General Hospital, a 1,011-bed facility, was named the Best Hospital in Tampa Bay by U.S.News & World Report and recognized as one of America's Best Hospitals for 2016-2017 in six specialties.  In addition, TGH has earned Magnet status - the highest recognition a hospital can receive for nursing excellence, and for the 11th consecutive year, TGH has been Consumer Choice by the National Research Corporation.  It is the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the area, just one of three burn centers in Florida, and the 32-bed Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit is the largest on the west coast of Florida. 
  • Moffitt Cancer Center is the only Florida-based cancer center with the National Cancer Institute’s designation of a Comprehensive Cancer Center for its excellence in research and contributions to clinical trials, prevention, and cancer control. Moffitt is ranked as one of the top 20 cancer treatment facilities in the nation and is the only organization in Florida to receive CEO Cancer Gold Standard™ accreditation for its commitment to the health of employees and their families to reduce cancer risk.
  • USF Health includes the University of South Florida’s colleges of medicine, nursing and public health; the schools of biomedical sciences as well as physical therapy and rehabilitation sciences. . In December 2015, the Morsani College of Medicine and USF Health Heart Institute broke ground at the new downtown Tampa location. 
  • St. Joseph’s Hospital, founded in 1934, brings years of service to the community and is known for its advanced medical surgical care. A highly skilled and experienced staff of physicians with national and international reputations care for infants, children and adults at St. Joseph's Hospital. More than 70 specialties are represented among the medical staff, from internal medicine to cardiology, neurology to surgery.
  • Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital is a pediatric hospital located in St. Petersburg, Florida and provides pediatric care for infants, children, and teens with challenging medical problems. Named a top 50 children's hospital by U.S. News & World Report, Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital provides access to the most innovative treatments and therapies.
  • James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital is a tertiary care facility classified as a Clinical Referral Level 1 Facility.  JAHVH is a teaching hospital providing a full range of patient care services with state-of-the-art technology as well as education and research. 
  • Florida Hospital Tampa is a highly sought hospital providing the latest treatments and technology in the Hillsborough and Pinellas county area.  It is the only Outpatient Therapy Center in Tampa Bay offering both Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT) for speech communication (LSVT LOUD) and physical/occupational therapy (LSVT BIG) therapy programs. 
Our community also benefits from the major medical research conducted in area facilities. With a healthy medical community and its support industries, Tampa Bay residents receive top quality health care and medical services.

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