Who we are...
We're your friends, your family and your neighbors.
Open since 1916, Lee
Memorial Health System continues to
be an award-winning health care system with more than a million
patient contacts each year. Our success, however, begins with our
greatest assets...our employees.
Our staff is routinely
recognized for the compassionate and dedicated care they provide
to their patients. More than 9,500 employees and 4,500
volunteers and Auxilians are part of the Lee Memorial Health System family - the very heart of our
Our medical staff, which
totals nearly 1,130 Lee County physicians, is also a vital part
of our health system.
We're much more than just a
health system. We're caring people caring for people.
To continue to meet the health care needs and improve the health
status of the people of Southwest Florida by...
primary, secondary, and selected tertiary health care
services in a personalized, convenient and cost-effective
manner with a dedicated health care team;
Meeting or exceeding
customer expectations and addressing the spiritual and
emotional needs of patients and their families;
healthy lifestyles, community health education programs, and
a collaborative community effort;
financially viable delivery system with multiple care sites
to generate the resources needed to make essential health
care services available to all, including those unable to
Remaining a public
not-for-profit community health care leader and resource.
We are a public health
care system created by a special act of the Florida Legislature.
More information about this community focus and structure can be