BayCare Expands Dedication to Behavioral Well being with the Acquisition of Northside Behavioral Well being Middle

BayCare Expands Dedication to Behavioral Well being with the Acquisition of Northside Behavioral Well being Middle

CLEARWATER, Fla., Jan. 3, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — After seven years managing Northside Behavioral Well being Middle in Tampa, BayCare Well being System immediately introduced it now owns the not-for-profit neighborhood psychological well being middle, efficient Jan. 1, 2023. 

“Behavioral well being care is crucial for the whole well being of all sufferers,” stated BayCare President/CEO Stephanie Conners, MBA, BSN, RN. “We’re stronger collectively, leveraging BayCare’s assets to assist Northside’s dedication to assembly sufferers the place they’re.”

Now re-named BayCare Northside Behavioral Well being Middle, the middle supplies people and households the best high quality of complete, progressive, and reasonably priced behavioral well being care companies, which creates a path for these in want towards a productive restoration and an enriched high quality of life.

Susan Hoerbelt, president of Northside’s Board of Administrators, stated group members who work at Northside are its “particular sauce” and “the very coronary heart and soul” of Northside. All got the chance to proceed their jobs as a part of BayCare. Director of Operations Kristy Hust will proceed overseeing companies in areas all through Hillsborough County together with counseling, residential applications, disaster stabilization and the Florida Assertive Group (FACT) Group. 

“We’re thrilled so as to add greater than 100 former Northside staff to our BayCare household,” stated Gail Ryder, BayCare’s vp of behavioral well being.  “We all know this group and so they know our sufferers.  We’re all targeted on the identical aim and have shared the identical management group for years, so I count on a seamless transition as we proceed offering extraordinary look after all we serve.”

BayCare is West Central Florida’s largest supplier of Behavioral Well being and is rooted in additional than 50 years of neighborhood service.  In 2021 the well being system publicly launched efforts to enhance its capability and dedication to sufferers in mild of accelerating neighborhood want.

About BayCare

BayCare is a number one not-for-profit well being care system that connects people and households to a variety of companies at 15 hospitals and lots of of different handy areas all through the Tampa Bay and central Florida areas.The system is West Central Florida’s largest supplier of behavioral well being and pediatric companies and its supplier group, BayCare Medical Group, is likely one of the largest within the area. BayCare’s numerous community of ambulatory companies consists of laboratories, imaging, surgical facilities, BayCare Pressing Care areas, wellness facilities and one among Florida’s largest house care businesses,BayCare HomeCare. Its Medicare Benefit insurance coverage, BayCarePlus, is among the many area’s few 5-star-rated plans and the system is ranked within the high 20 p.c by Fortune/Merative. BayCare’s mission is to enhance the well being of all it serves by way of community-owned, well being care companies that set the usual for high-quality, compassionate care. For extra data go to

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