Miami-Dade County officials attend ground-breaking ceremony for Jose Milton Memorial Hospital

Jackson Health System's newest hospital located in Doral

DORAL, Fla. – Numerous Miami-Dade County leaders attended a ground-breaking ceremony Wednesday morning for Jackson Health System's newest hospital located in Doral.

The 100-bed hospital off the Palmetto Expressway and Northwest 29th Street will be called called Jose Milton Memorial Hospital at UHealth Jackson in honor of the $10 million donation made by the Jose Milton Foundation to construct the facility.

The hospital will be able to provide medical care to more than 585,000 residents within 5 miles of the hospital.

The 27.3-acre facility will include an emergency room, urgent care center and a children's ambulatory center.

More than 300 community leaders, philanthropists and other special guests joined hospital officials for the ceremony. 


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