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AdventHealth Wesley Chapel named one of America’s Best Hospitals by the 2022 Women’s Choice Award®

January 18, 2022, Tampa, FL – AdventHealth Wesley Chapel has been named one of the best hospitals in America in multiple categories by the 2022 Women’s Choice Award®. The Women’s Choice Award® educates all women on where to receive the best care and focuses its research on hospitals that provide the highest quality patient experience.

“We are honored to be recognized as a top choice for women and one of America’s Best Hospitals for the seventh consecutive year,” said Erik Wangsness, President and CEO of AdventHealth Wesley Chapel. “We are committed to provide safe quality care, and to have that work recognized is gratifying.”

AdventHealth Wesley Chapel was named among the best by the Women’s Choice Award® in the following categories:

“We are blessed for once again be the top choice for women looking for high-quality health care,” said Dawn Hicks-Waldron, Vice President & Chief Nursing Officer, AdventHealth Wesley Chapel. “This is a testament to the work and dedication that our physicians and team members bring daily.”

AdventHealth Wesley Chapel’s rank as one of America’s Best Hospitals for Mammogram Imaging Center, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Obstetrics, Stroke Care and Patient Experience by Women’s Choice Award is unique in that it evaluates Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) survey results along with primary research about women’s healthcare preferences.

According to the Women’s Choice Award®, women make or influence 94% of all healthcare decisions for themselves and others. For more information about the America’s Best Hospitals, please visit


About AdventHealth Wesley Chapel

From state-of-the-art equipment to the most intricate building details, AdventHealth Wesley Chapel was designed from the ground up to maximize healing, patient care, and wellness.

Since opening in October of 2012, the hospital has been recognized as a leader in patient satisfaction, quality, and safety, earning national recognitions including, being the only hospital in Tampa Bay to receive a 5-star CMS ranking in 2020. The hospital offers a full range of inpatient and outpatient health services, including surgery, imaging and rehabilitation services, emergency services for adults and children, and Inspiration Place, a comprehensive women’s health center that incorporates female physician specialists, women’s imaging, pelvic floor, and female physical therapy and a boutique spa. In addition, the hospital opened in January 2018 an offsite 24 bed, 24/7 emergency room in Central Pasco to better serve the emergency health needs of residents in west and central Pasco. In 2021, the hospital opened a new 100,000 square foot medical office building on campus, a new Oncology unit with 24 in-patient rooms, and two new Operating Rooms. The hospital features a 50,000 sq. ft. community fitness, Wellness Center, and a wide range of community offerings such as health and wellness presentations, screenings, and events.

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About the Women’s Choice Award®

The Women’s Choice Award for Best Hospitals™ is a trusted referral source and coveted credential that identifies the nation’s best hospitals based on robust criteria that includes relevant clinical performance, patient satisfaction and appropriate accreditations. The Best Hospitals demonstrate exceptional ratings, providing the highest level of care and commitment to their patients’ health and well-being. The Women's Choice Award is the only designation that takes into consideration the preferences of women when selecting a hospital. Visit to learn more.

The information contained in this release is not permitted to be used in a non-press related context without the express prior written consent of the Women’s Choice Award.