Northside Hospital

A St. Petersburg hospital is challenging a state Department of Health decision blocking it from opening a trauma center, the latest in a series of legal battles across the state about trauma facilities.

Bayfront Health is fighting the state over another hospital's request to open a second trauma center in St. Petersburg.  

Proposed Pinellas Trauma Center Challenged

Apr 19, 2017

Amid a legislative debate about the state's trauma-care system, a proposal by a St. Petersburg hospital to open a trauma center has drawn a legal challenge.

Northside Hospital in St. Petersburg filed a letter of intent with the state to open Pinellas County’s second trauma center.