Winter Garden hospital on track to open in January

 Florida Hospital Winter Garden is likely to open in January, said a hospital spokeswoman.

The three-story, 97,000 square-foot building is under construction between Daniels Road and State Road 535, across from Winter Garden Village at Fowler Grove.


The Winter Garden location will feature an emergency department staffed 24 hours a day every day by physicians who provide clinical expertise to all of the hospital's emergency rooms in Orange, Osceola and Seminole counties.

It will also include an imaging center, outpatient laboratory, outpatient surgery and access to various specialized physician practices, the spokeswoman said.


The $80 million hospital, including the land, is expected to employ between 150 and 200 people.

The project manager is Barton Malow.

The architect is ESA (Earl Swenson and Associates).

The engineer is Little John Engineering. or 407-420 6261