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Palm Bay Hospital expansion

Now Open!

Palm Bay Hospital , a not-for-profit hospital, serves the largest and one of the fastest-growing areas of Brevard county.  June 2009  marked the opening of our $83.5 million expansion construction project, built to better serve the surrounding community.Palm Bay Hospital expansion palm tree

The expansion includes:Take a virtual tour of the Palm Bay expansion!
  • More Private Rooms

    The expansion doubled the size of the hospital and increased the bed capacity from 60 to 152 beds with all-new, private inpatient beds. 

A new two-story, main lobby features:

A brand-new Gift Shop
Waiting area
Reception desk
Tranquility garden
Free WiFi connection


Expanded Emergency Department
  • 10 new observation beds that can be converted into a holding area during peak times
New Special Procedures Rooms
  • Two new Special Procedures Rooms for expanded inpatient and outpatient Gastrointestinal procedures and services
State-of-the-Art Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
  • A new 12-bed Intensive Care Unit 
  • Our new state-of-the-art, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) is equipped with the latest technology and VitalWatch, Central Florida's ONLY eICU program. From a core remote location, critical care physicians and nurses monitor and provide an added layer of patient care 24/7, via a secured two-way audio/visual system. This life-saving service is free of charge to patients and available only at Health First hospitals.
  • Featuring an all-new ceiling “boom” system will allow medical equipment to be moved from side-to-side to better accommodate patients and caregivers alike. 
Full-service Cafeteria
  • Palm Bay Hospital's new Cafeteria is now 13,724 sq. ft. and provides a restful and relaxing atmosphere. 
  • Food service includes a hot entrée bar, deli, soup & salad bar, coffee station, grab-n-go, and a by-the-slice pizza station.  The new Cafeteria also features a brick-hearth pizza oven.  For those who enjoy outdoor dining, a City Café sponsored by the City of Palm Bay, provides a pleasurable, relaxing outdoor experience, just outside the new Cafeteria. 
Many new jobs available

Interested in working at Palm Bay Hospital? If so, click here to see current available openings.


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