Healthcare Design: Fishermen’s Community Hospital Sets Sights On Winter 2020 Opening
By: Megan Dorning
Since 1962, Fishermen’s Community Hospital had been serving its island community in Marathon, Fla., in the middle of the Florida Keys. In September 2017, Hurricane Irma swept through the Keys, devastating the islands and destroying the hospital. Baptist Health South Florida (BHSF) closed the irreparably damaged facility, set up a temporary field hospital in its place, and enlisted its longtime design partner in Miami, NELSON Worldwide, to help resurrect this community resource. Read more here.