University of Florida Shands Jacksonville Medical Center, Healthy Start

University of Florida Health –Jacksonville (UF Health) serves Northeast Florida and Southern Georgia.  Our patient population includes private pay, Medicaid/Medicare, self-pay and the indigent.  Our vision is to be Jacksonville's most valued community asset, eliminating healthcare needs as a concern of the population. UF Health will achieve this vision by: 1) Delivering patient-centered care that exceeds expectations of patients and families, 2) Providing unrivaled medical education and research and 3) Developing partnerships that enhance the well-being of the community. UF Health’s mission is to heal, comfort, educate and discover. We dedicate our work to improving people’s lives through healthcare innovations. Our commitment is to provide constant attention to our patients’ needs, our community and each other.