Health Care Services
Brand New Destin Emergency opens winter of 2016-17 on Highway 98 at Tequesta Drive. It will be a full-service ER with 8 exam rooms, X-ray, CT and an on-site lab. FWBMC has a dedicated Pediatric ER and an Express ER for minor illnesses. FWBMC has been named Top Performer on Key Quality Measures(tm) by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America for the fourth year in a row.
Fort Walton Beach Medical Center is a 257-bed full-service hospital with over 200 of the most highly respected and qualified physicians in the area. It is the only acute care hospital in the Tri-County area that offers open heart surgery, an Advanced Primary Stroke Center, an Accredited Chest Pain Center and a Cancer Care Center that is associated with the UAB Health System Cancer Community Network. It also has the only Pediatrics ER in the area with 24-hour pediatrician care. FWBMC also has a psychiatric treatment center, advanced care for critically ill patients, including cardiovascular.
For expecting mothers, FWBMC's highly skilled team of OB/GYNs and nurses provide the compassionate care you deserve, while private labor, delivery and recovery suites offer a safe, supportive and homelike environment. Our Couplet Care system provides one nurse per patient and baby. And should your delivery become high risk, you'll be comforted to know that our Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit has neonatologists available 24/7.