St. Joseph's Women's Hospital

Tampa, FL

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Our 76-bed NICU provides the highest level of care as designated by the American Academy of Pediatrics. A Level IV NICU can provide the most complex level of neonatal care including surgical repair of congenital or acquired conditions and immediate on-site access to pediatric medical and surgical subspecialists and pediatric anesthesiologists. A highly skilled and experienced nursing team and physicians board-certified in neonatology provide care around the clock 24/7 for premature newborns and those born with conditions requiring special care.

The maternity ward at St. Joseph's Women's Hospital
A mother cradles her newborn in the hospital room.


St. Joseph's Women's Hospital is widely regarded as "the place in Tampa to have a baby" because of our comfortable labor and delivery suites, extensive childbirth education programs, our level IV neonatal intensive care unit and our maternal/fetal program that offers the security expectant mothers need. 
Other unique features that distinguish our hospital include a separate cafeteria, Her Place Maternity Store Lactation Support, Family Centered Delivery for cesarean births, car seat safety instruction, on-site birth certificate service and perinatal services.

Breast Health

St. Joseph's Women's Hospital offers a breast center where women of all ages, race and backgrounds can receive the most advanced testing and treatment available. At St. Joseph’s Women’s Hospital, we understand that maintaining good breast health is a vital issue for women. This includes obtaining regular and accurate screenings, performing proper self exams, maintaining optimum nutrition to help prevent cancer, and understanding the role family genetics plays in your health.
A group of women and girls are wearing pink shirts for breast cancer awareness month.
A group of doctors and nurses are treating a patient


More than 6,000 surgical procedures are performed at St. Joseph’s Women's Hospital each year, giving women the confidence that comes from experienced, expert care. Our hospital offers a full array of gynecology, surgical and oncology services. We also offer a comprehensive, customized plan to meet your individual pelvic health issues. Each procedure is performed in one of our 10 surgical suites dedicated to the care of women only.