New arrivals can rest-assured that their healthcare needs will be well taken care of in Jacksonville. The city is home to some excellent hospitals. The standard of medical facilities in Jax is exceptional and city continues to attract high-caliber medical professionals thanks to the abundance of career opportunities in the health sector.
Newcomers to Jacksonville won’t struggle to find a pharmacy. They are readily available throughout the city and many are open 24/7. Pharmacies in Jacksonville tend to be well-stocked and staff are on hand to give patrons advice, where possible.
The cost of healthcare in Jacksonville isn’t cheap, so new arrivals and expats need to have comprehensive private health insurance in place.
List of hospitals
Baptist Medical Centre
Address: 800 Prudential Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32207
Mayo Clinic Jacksonville
Address: 4500 San Pablo Rd S, Jacksonville, FL 32224
Address: 3625 University Blvd S, Jacksonville, FL 32216
St. Vincent's Medical Center Riverside
Address: 1 Shircliff Way, Jacksonville, FL 32204
►Learn more about different neighbourhoods in Jax by reading the Areas and Suburbs of Jacksonville page
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