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Fawcett Memorial Hospital
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Part of the HCA West Florida Division of Hospitals

Celebrating over 40 years of providing quality healthcare to Charlotte County, our mission is to make each patient encounter an opportunity to heal, with care, and compassion and with dedication to excellence. Fawcett Memorial Hospital is a 237-bed, full-service acute care hospital serving Charlotte County and the surrounding areas since 1975. Clinical specialties include 24-hour emergency care center, a comprehensive ACoS CoC accredited cancer program, Joint Commission accredited Stroke Center of Excellence, accredited Chest Pain Center with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention, Joint Commission certified Orthopedic and Spine Center, wound management and hyperbaric medicine, Inpatient and Outpatient Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, state-of-the-art cardiovascular surgery program, sports & rehabilitation services, and many outpatient programs.

We are proud to be joined by over 350 of the area’s most respected physicians. Fawcett has received the America’s Top 100 Hospital recognition by Healthgrades for 2015 which puts the facility in the top 2% in the nation for clinical excellence. What does all of this mean to you? It means that right here in Charlotte County, you have access to one of the best hospitals in the area.

Part of the HCA West Florida Division of Hospitals

Celebrating over 40 years of providing quality healthcare to Charlotte County, our mission is to make each patient encounter an opportunity to heal, with care, and compassion and with dedication to excellence. Fawcett Memorial Hospital is a 237-bed, full-service acute care hospital serving Charlotte County and the surrounding areas since 1975. Clinical specialties include 24-hour emergency care center, a comprehensive ACoS CoC accredited cancer program, Joint Commission accredited Stroke Center of Excellence, accredited Chest Pain Center with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention, Joint Commission certified Orthopedic and Spine Center, wound management and hyperbaric medicine, Inpatient and Outpatient Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, state-of-the-art cardiovascular surgery program, sports & rehabilitation services, and many outpatient programs.

We are proud to be joined by over 350 of the area’s most respected physicians. Fawcett has received the America’s Top 100 Hospital recognition by Healthgrades for 2015 which puts the facility in the top 2% in the nation for clinical excellence. What does all of this mean to you? It means that right here in Charlotte County, you have access to one of the best hospitals in the area.

What's been happening around Fawcett Memorial Hospital

Calendar Events

AAA Mature Drivers Course

Sep 29, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Enroll now for a refresher course geared especially to our safety needs. Learn safe driving strategies and defensive driving techniques. Course participants may be eligible to receive a discount on their auto insurance. 

AAA Mature Drivers Course

Nov 3, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Enroll now for a refresher course geared especially to our safety needs. Learn safe driving strategies and defensive driving techniques. Course participants may be eligible to receive a discount on their auto insurance. 

Advances In Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery

Sep 7, 2016 - 12:00 PM

Learn about the newest advances in robotic and minimally invasive spine surgery from Dr. Greg Gebauer, medical director of Fawcett’s spine surgery unit.

Cancer Support Group

Aug 31, 2016 - 11:30 AM

If you or someone you know has been touched by cancer, remember you are not alone. Fawcett's Cancer Support Group meets the last Wednesday of every month at H2U. Cancer patients and family and friends are encouraged to attend. Physicians and other...

Cancer Support Group

Sep 28, 2016 - 11:30 AM

If you or someone you know has been touched by cancer, remember you are not alone. Fawcett's Cancer Support Group meets the last Wednesday of every month at H2U. Cancer patients and family and friends are encouraged to attend. Physicians and other...

Cancer Support Group

Oct 26, 2016 - 11:30 AM

If you or someone you know has been touched by cancer, remember you are not alone. Fawcett's Cancer Support Group meets the last Wednesday of every month at H2U. Cancer patients and family and friends are encouraged to attend. Physicians and other...

Cancer Support Group

Nov 23, 2016 - 11:30 AM

If you or someone you know has been touched by cancer, remember you are not alone. Fawcett's Cancer Support Group meets the last Wednesday of every month at H2U. Cancer patients and family and friends are encouraged to attend. Physicians and other...

Cancer Support Group

Dec 28, 2016 - 11:30 AM

If you or someone you know has been touched by cancer, remember you are not alone. Fawcett's Cancer Support Group meets the last Wednesday of every month at H2U. Cancer patients and family and friends are encouraged to attend. Physicians and other...

Classic Movie Day - Sabrina (09/13/2016)

Sep 13, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Movie:  “Sabrina”  Bogie and Holden are the mega-rich Larrabee brothers of long Island.  Bogie’s all work, Holden all playboy.  And when Sabrina, daughter of the family’s chauffeur, returns from a stay in Paris...

Classic Movie Day - The Legend Of Cougar Canyon (10/11/2016)

Oct 11, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Movie:  “The Legend of Cougar Canyon”  The Navajo native people tell the tale of Cougar Canyon, where danger and wonder walk hand and hand.  Folk tales, breathtaking scenery, and incredible footage of the fight for survival ...

Coffee Social

Sep 26, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Listen, chat, share – social activity to get to know your H2U members.  Enjoy coffee and refreshments. This event is for both Ladies and Gentlemen.

Coffee Social

Oct 24, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Listen, chat, share – social activity to get to know your H2U members.  Enjoy coffee and refreshments. This event is for both Ladies and Gentlemen.

Fitness Fun With Ken

Sep 1, 2016 - 11:30 AM

A time to work on balance, flexibility, range of motion and strength. All while listening to the best music ever – the oldies. Exercise can be adapted to fit your fitness level.

Fitness Fun With Ken

Sep 19, 2016 - 10:00 AM

A time to work on balance, flexibility, range of motion and strength. All while listening to the best music ever – the oldies. Exercise can be adapted to fit your fitness level.

Fitness Fun With Ken

Oct 3, 2016 - 10:00 AM

A time to work on balance, flexibility, range of motion and strength. All while listening to the best music ever – the oldies. Exercise can be adapted to fit your fitness level.

Fitness Fun With Ken

Oct 6, 2016 - 11:30 AM

A time to work on balance, flexibility, range of motion and strength. All while listening to the best music ever – the oldies. Exercise can be adapted to fit your fitness level.

H2U - Bingo

Sep 8, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Come play bingo for fun and prizes! Bingo cards are $1 for 2.

H2U - Bingo

Oct 13, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Come play bingo for fun and prizes! Bingo cards are $1 for 2.

H2U - Breakfast Meet And Eat

Sep 30, 2016 - 8:30 AM

Please join your H2U friends for breakfast and conversation. Support our local restaurants. 

 

H2U - Breakfast Meet And Eat

Oct 20, 2016 - 8:30 AM

Please join your H2U friends for breakfast and conversation. Support our local restaurants. 

 

H2U - Coloring

Sep 26, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Try the newest craze, adult coloring! Get together and enjoy the benefits coloring as to offer you.

H2U - Coloring

Oct 24, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Try the newest craze, adult coloring! Get together and enjoy the benefits coloring as to offer you.

H2U - Fundamentals Of Yoga

Sep 7, 2016 - 10:45 AM

Learning and exploring core practices with the union of movement, breaths, strength, flexibility. 

H2U - Fundamentals Of Yoga

Oct 5, 2016 - 10:45 AM

Learning and exploring core practices with the union of movement, breaths, strength, flexibility. 

H2U - Game Day

Sep 28, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Please join us for our fun filled game event for our H2U Members! Cards and board games are available or you can bring your own game. Drop by and visit and meet new people. We are also featuring a new game called Mahjong. Free classes are also provided...

H2U - Game Day

Oct 26, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Please join us for our fun filled game event for our H2U Members! Cards and board games are available or you can bring your own game. Drop by and visit and meet new people. We are also featuring a new game called Mahjong. Free classes are also provided...

H2U - High Tea

Sep 14, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Listen, chat, share – social activity to get to know your H2U members.  Enjoy tea and refreshments. (Optional: bring your favorite tea cup and wear your favorite hat.)

H2U - High Tea

Oct 12, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Listen, chat, share – social activity to get to know your H2U members.  Enjoy tea and refreshments. (Optional: bring your favorite tea cup and wear your favorite hat.)

H2U - Lunch And Learn - Home And Auto Insurance Needs (10/20/2016)

Oct 20, 2016 - 11:45 AM

Please join us for this Lunch and Learn where we will discuss home and auto insurance and ways you can save money. Our speaker will be Phil Bohn, licensed insurance agent. 

H2U - Maj Jongg

Sep 7, 2016 - 1:00 PM

New – Maj Jongg (free classes also provided, refer to newsletter)  In addition, we will be hosting Maj Jongg once a month on game day (4th Wednesday) depending on interest.  All levels of play welcome.

H2U - Maj Jongg

Oct 5, 2016 - 1:00 PM

New – Maj Jongg (free classes also provided, refer to newsletter)  In addition, we will be hosting Maj Jongg once a month on game day (4th Wednesday) depending on interest.  All levels of play welcome.

H2U - Meet And Eat

Sep 13, 2016 - 11:30 AM

Please join your H2U friends for lunch and conversation. Support our local restaurants. 

H2U - Meet And Eat

Oct 11, 2016 - 11:30 AM

Please join your H2U friends for lunch and conversation. Support our local restaurants. 

H2U - New Member Orientation

Oct 10, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Learn about all of your benefits of being an H2U member.

H2U - Scrapbooking

Sep 9, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Please joing us for a fun filled day of scrapbooking. Please bring your scrapbooking projects or any other paper crafting project to work on. Please bring a brown bag lunch and a drink.

H2U - Scrapbooking

Oct 14, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Please joing us for a fun filled day of scrapbooking. Please bring your scrapbooking projects or any other paper crafting project to work on. Please bring a brown bag lunch and a drink.

H2U Monthly Meeting (09/02/2016)

Sep 2, 2016 - 1:30 PM

Join us to celebrate H2U birthdays and anniversaries. Learn more about upcoming H2U events and activities.

Speaker: Dr. Sergio Cossu, M.D.
Electrophysiologist, Charlotte Heart and Vascular

Topic: Living with Atrial Fibrillation and treatment...

H2U Monthly Meeting (10/07/2016)

Oct 7, 2016 - 1:30 PM

Join us to celebrate H2U birthdays and anniversaries. Learn more about upcoming H2U events and activities.

Speaker: Dilendra Weerasinghe, M.D.
General and Bariatric Surgeon, Board Certified.

Topic: Surgical treatment and options in curing...

H2U- Zumba

Sep 1, 2016 - 10:30 AM

Fun excerise class involving dancing to music.

H2U- Zumba

Sep 6, 2016 - 10:30 AM

Fun excerise class involving dancing to music.

H2U- Zumba

Oct 4, 2016 - 10:30 AM

Fun excerise class involving dancing to music.

H2U- Zumba

Oct 6, 2016 - 10:30 AM

Fun excerise class involving dancing to music.

Movie Day - Eye In The Sky (10/20/2016)

Oct 20, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Movie #2  - “Eye in the Sky” Leading an operation to nab a terrorist and her collaborators in Kenya, Col. Katherine Powell ends up in a political and moral quagmire as the mission changes and a drone strike is ordered, putting a young...

Movie Day - Miracles From Heaven (09/15/2016)

Sep 15, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Movie #1  - “Miracles from Heaven” Based on real life events, this intriguing drama recounts the story of young Annabel Beam, who suffers from an incurable digestive disorder.  But when a string of miracles leads to her complete ...

Movie Day - Mother's Day (09/15/2016)

Sep 15, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Movie #2  - “Mother’s Day” Offering an ensemble tribute to mothers everywhere, this star-studded comedy focuses on an assortment of moms and their intertwining lives as their annual day of recognition approaches.

Starring:...

Movie Day - My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (10/20/2016)

Oct 20, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Movie #1  -  “My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2”  
In this screwball sequel to the 2002 hit romantic comedy, there’s a new wedding on the horizon for the wacky Portokalos clan — and with it comes a new assortment of family...

Pet Meet N Greet

Nov 7, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Bring your pet for a social hour at the park!  You are welcome to join us even if you don’t have a pet, but love animals.
 

Stroke Support Group

Aug 26, 2016 - 1:30 PM

The Stroke Support Group will give you an opportunity to share your experiences with others and learn from others who have experienced similar changes related to a stroke. Stroke recovery is different for every person and family. The Stroke Support Group...

Stroke Support Group

Sep 30, 2016 - 1:30 PM

The Stroke Support Group will give you an opportunity to share your experiences with others and learn from others who have experienced similar changes related to a stroke. Stroke recovery is different for every person and family. The Stroke Support Group...

Stroke Support Group

Oct 28, 2016 - 1:30 PM

The Stroke Support Group will give you an opportunity to share your experiences with others and learn from others who have experienced similar changes related to a stroke. Stroke recovery is different for every person and family. The Stroke Support Group...

Tai Chi

Sep 7, 2016 - 9:30 AM

This is an exercise class that is great for better balance and agility.  

Tai Chi

Oct 5, 2016 - 9:30 AM

This is an exercise class that is great for better balance and agility.  

Technology At Two

Sep 21, 2016 - 2:00 PM

If you have a smart phone or tablet, have social media or general technology questions and need answers, Kaitlyn Kramer is here for you with personalized solutions! 

Fawcett's social media team will answer your questions in an open forum...

Technology At Two

Oct 19, 2016 - 2:00 PM

If you have a smart phone or tablet, have social media or general technology questions and need answers, Kaitlyn Kramer is here for you with personalized solutions! 

Fawcett's social media team will answer your questions in an open forum...

Weight Loss Seminar

Sep 14, 2016 - 5:30 PM

Obesity is a serious health condition that can interfere with basic physical functions such as breathing or walking. Those who are obese are at greater risk for illnesses including diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnea, gastroesophageal reflux disease...

Weight Loss Seminar

Oct 12, 2016 - 5:30 PM

Obesity is a serious health condition that can interfere with basic physical functions such as breathing or walking. Those who are obese are at greater risk for illnesses including diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnea, gastroesophageal reflux disease...

Weight Loss Seminar

Nov 9, 2016 - 5:30 PM

Obesity is a serious health condition that can interfere with basic physical functions such as breathing or walking. Those who are obese are at greater risk for illnesses including diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnea, gastroesophageal reflux disease...

Weight Loss Seminar

Dec 14, 2016 - 5:30 PM

Obesity is a serious health condition that can interfere with basic physical functions such as breathing or walking. Those who are obese are at greater risk for illnesses including diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnea, gastroesophageal reflux disease...

Weight Loss Support Group

Sep 14, 2016 - 5:30 PM

If you’re looking to shed a few pounds, weight loss support groups can be an invaluable resource. If you have ever been on a diet, you know that having emotional support and encouragement is important when trying to lose weight. It’s ...

Weight Loss Support Group

Oct 12, 2016 - 5:30 PM

If you’re looking to shed a few pounds, weight loss support groups can be an invaluable resource. If you have ever been on a diet, you know that having emotional support and encouragement is important when trying to lose weight. It’s ...

Weight Loss Support Group

Nov 9, 2016 - 5:30 PM

If you’re looking to shed a few pounds, weight loss support groups can be an invaluable resource. If you have ever been on a diet, you know that having emotional support and encouragement is important when trying to lose weight. It’s ...

Weight Loss Support Group

Dec 14, 2016 - 5:30 PM

If you’re looking to shed a few pounds, weight loss support groups can be an invaluable resource. If you have ever been on a diet, you know that having emotional support and encouragement is important when trying to lose weight. It’s ...

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