If you think you may be experiencing a medical emergency, immediately call your doctor or 911.
Emergency Services Team
Our Emergency Services Team is prepared for everything from minor illness and injuries to life-threatening emergencies.
This team approach enables the Edward White professionals to tend to your needs in the quickest amount of time with dedication and compassion.
Chest Pain Center
Edward White Hospital has received recognition as an Accredited Chest Pain Center (CPC) by the Society of Chest Pain Centers.
Early Signs & Symptoms of a Heart Attack
- Pain that travels down one or both arms
- Jaw pain
- Chest pressure, squeezing or discomfort
- Back pain
- Shortness of breath
- Feeling of fullness
Edward White Hospital, along with four other hospitals in the HCA West Florida Division, is among the first in the region to receive AFib Certification. This specialized certification is granted by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care to facilities who demonstrate expertise and commitment to quality patient care by meeting a wide set of stringent criteria and undergoing a comprehensive review. As a part of the AFib & Heart Rhythm Centers, our hospital is proud to be recognized for its achievement in helping to educate and treat our community.
Certified Advanced Primary Stroke Center
Edward White Hospital has been certified by the Joint Commission. This certification means that our program complies with the highest national standards for safety and quality care in the rapid response and treatment of acute stroke patients.
Emergency Department Features
- 12-bed ED equiped with cardiac monitors
- 5-bed Fast-Track area for small emergencies
- Industrial Health/Worker's Compensation Program, Company Care, provides post-accident care including drug screens and breathalyzer testing
Need Help Finding a Physician?
For routine health matters and check-ups, contact your primary care physician. Regular check-ups with a primary care physician is the best way to maintain good health.
Health Articles & Tips
- Child CPR
- Heart Attack
- Allergic Contact - Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, Poison Sumac
- Insect Allergies
- Insect Bites & Stings
- Bone Fracture (Broken Bone)
- Food Reaction/Allergy
Need help finding a physician?
If you have a question about symptoms, an illness, an injury, medication, or other medical questions, please contact your physician. If you do not have a physician and need help finding one, you may call our free Physician Referral Line at 1-877-4-HCA-DOCS or you may Find a Physician on this website.