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Danielle Rotolo
All Children's Hospital
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All Children's Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine to Open South Tampa Outpatient Care Center

St. Petersburg - July 16, 2014 - All Children's Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine will open an outpatient care center in South Tampa later this year, bringing a range of specialized services tailored to the health care needs of local families. Pediatric services at the family-friendly facility will include occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech language therapy, cardiology testing as well as pediatric specialty physician visits. The facility will also feature walk-in laboratory services for collecting blood work and other samples.

"Our occupational, physical and speech therapists who will work at All Children's Outpatient Care, South Tampa all have advanced education and years of experience devoted to the needs of infants, children and teens," said Roberta Alessi, M.H.S.A., chief operating officer at All Children's Hospital. "This new facility will allow our team of physicians and all of the center staff to provide outstanding family-centered care tailored to the needs of young patients and their parents, now closer to home for those in the Tampa area."

The pediatric physicians seeing patients at All Children's Outpatient Care, South Tampa for evaluation and follow-up likely will include specialists in pediatric cardiology, neurology and general surgery.

As part of All Children's Hospital continued growth, the new South Tampa center will be one of 11 All Children's Outpatient Care locations in eight counties in west central Florida. The 7,300 square-foot facility will be located at 1202 South Church Avenue.