About Us

Learn why Halifax Health is the right choice for your family’s healthcare needs.

At Halifax Health, our MISSION is to be the community healthcare leader through exceptional talent and superior patient centered service delivered in a financially sustainable manner. Our Vision OUR VISION is to develop talented teams dedicated to providing competent, accountable patient centered healthcare in a financially sustainable manner.

Halifax Health

Halifax Health Medical Center

Caring for this community since 1928
Working with more than 500 physicians, representing 54 subspecialties

Halifax Health – Medical Center of Port Orange

This hospital is equiped with state-of-the-art emergency department and intensive care unit
Also featuring a Nuclear Medicine Department

Below you will see our commitment to the best healthcare

Area’s Only

24-Hour Neonatal ICU with direct access to our Pediatric ICU

Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services – Designated Volusia County School Site serving nearly 5,500 patients a year and more than 18,000 patients since opening in 1992

Joint Commission Certified Outpatient Diabetes Care Program

Kidney Transplant Program

Palliative Care Consultative Services

Level II Trauma Center – Staffs area’s only trauma surgeons with advanced training in critical care medicine 24 hours a day, 365 days a year

da Vinci® S Surgical System robotic platform used to perform minimally invasive surgery

MoreOB program – 1st in state of Florida

DaTscan – the first ADA-approved diagnostic radiopharmaceutical adjunct image agent to assist physicians in evaluating patients with suspected Parkinson’s disease

Area’s only Obstetric Emergency Department – 90,000 patients per year

Area’s only Comprehensive Stroke Center – 24/7 fully equipped and fully staffed neurosurgical operating rooms.

Area’s only Interventional Radiology Service

Area’s only gynecologic oncologist – Kelly Molpus, MD

Area’s only Hereditary Risk Assessment Program

Area’s only full-time Oncology Nutritionist

Area’s only Survivorship Program

Area’s most advanced Cancer Research Program

Top 50 hospital in the nation for cardiovascular care

Emergency Department

Largest in Florida
89,000 square feet
110 treatment rooms
8 individual clinically designated units
Rooftop helipad – 4,500 square feet
Area’s only Obstetric Emergency Department – 90,000 patients per year
ERexpress, online check-in system
Advanced technology that offers lower radiation dosage and improved diagnostic capabilities and is the first of its kind in the Southeast:
GE CT Xtra
Siemens YSIO Digital Radiography System
GE AW 3D Advanced Image Visualization Workspace
Fuji GO Digital Portable Unit

Emergency Services

Electronic Medical Record

Healthcare Information and Management Systems
Society created EMR Adoption Model (Stages 0-7)
First facility in area to implement Bedside Medication Verification to enhance patient safety
Reached Stage 6 designation in January 2010 – Ranked among top 1% in the nation
Only 83 hospitals out of 5,172 in the nation at the level
Plans to reach final level – Stage 7 – in 2014
Completion of Meaningful Use Stage 2

Center for Neurosciences

Area’s only Comprehensive Stroke Center
Area’s only 24/7 fully-equipped and fully-staffed neurosurgical operating rooms
Area’s only Interventional Radiology Service
Certified Multiple Sclerosis Care Center

Center for Cardiology

Most accredited heart program in Florida

Only Joint Commission Certified Open Heart program in Florida

One of three hospitals in Florida with Joint Commission

Certification for AMI (heart attack care)

Area’s only Chest Pain Center certified by the Joint

Commission and the Society for Chest Pain Centers

More heart procedures are performed at the Center for

Cardiology than at any other hospital in the area

Center for Oncology

Four outreach locations – Daytona Beach, New Smyrna Beach, Ormond Beach and Port Orange

Area’s only gynecologic oncologist – Kelly Molpus, MD

Area’s only Hereditary Risk Assessment Program

Area’s only full-time Oncology Nutritionist

Area’s only Survivorship Program

Area’s most advanced Cancer Research Program

Center for Orthopedics

Ranked #1 in the state in orthopedic outcomes in 2011
Recognized as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award, 2005-2014
Top 10% in the Nation for Overall Orthopedic Services, 2005-2014
Five-Star Recipient for Hip Fracture Treatment,
Area’s only reverse total shoulder replacement
Area’s only same day partial knee replacement
Area’s only orthopedic traumatologist – Todd McCall, MD

Comprehensive Care Joint Replacement media fact sheet

Center for Inpatient Rehabilitation

Open in 2013 in partnership with Brooks Rehabilitation

40-bed, state-of-the-art inpatient rehabilitation center

Customized and individualized rehabilitation plans

Two technically advanced gyms

The latest in functional electrical stimulation, wireless systems and nerve simulators for motor skills

Center for Female Pelvic Medicine

Medical Director: Christopher Stanley, MD, FACOG
Board Certified Urogynecologist
Provides expert care in complex hysterectomies and operations for larger uterine fibroids, severe endometriosis, urinary or bowel incontinence, complications from previous
surgeries, congenital anomalies, and chronic pelvic pain

Center for Women & Infant Health

100 Hospitals With Great Women’s Health Programs, Becker’s Hospital Review, 2013

Five-star recipient for Gynecologic Surgery, 2011-2013

Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award in 2012

Maternity Care Excellence Award 2010-2013

Superior Performance in Maternity Care 2013

Top 5% of Hospitals Evaluated For Maternity Care in 2013

Five-Star Recipient for Maternity Care, 2009-2013

Center for Advanced Wound Healing

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy

Halifax Health – Hospice

Licensed since 1979

Area’s largest hospice


Four Inpatient Care Centers

  • Port Orange (16 beds)
  • West Volusia (Orange City) (18 beds)
  • Southeast Volusia (Edgewater) (12 beds)
  • Ormond Beach (12 beds) – opening Winter 2015

› Four Children’s BeginAgain Grief Centers

  • Daytona Beach
  • DeLand
  • Flagler Beach
  • New Smyrna Beach

› Five Resale Shops

  • DeLand
  • New Smyrna Beach
  • Orange City
  • Palm Coast
  • Port Orange

Uniquely specialized team of board certified hospice care, physicians, registered nurses, licensed social workers, spiritual counselors, aides, therapists and more than 800 volunteers

Bereavement Groups

Pet Loss Support Group

Community Clinics

Halifax Health – Keech Pediatric Neighborhood Care

Primary Care

Port Orange, Ormond Beach and Deltona locations

Primary care clinics specializing in family healthcare

Care for Women

Focuses soley on women’s healthcare needs

Children’s Medical Centers

Specializes in pediatric care

Offices in Ormond Beach, Port Orange and Palm Coast

Care at Home

Provides home healthcare services in partnership with the Council on Aging

Skilled nursing, physical/occupational and speech therapy services available