About St. Mary's Medical Center

Founded in 1938, St. Mary’s Medical Center is a 420-bed, acute care hospital that provides medical, surgical, obstetrical, pediatric, trauma and emergency services to a five-county area. What started as a small 50-bed facility founded by the Franciscan Sisters of Allegany, has grown into a dynamic institution, known for its innovation and award-winning programs, as well as a legacy of excellence that began more than three generations ago.

With many specialized programs, including a state-designated Regional Perinatal Intensive Care Center and Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, we deliver the most babies in Palm Beach County. A leader in critical care medicine, St. Mary’s treats more than 70,000 emergency and trauma patients each year. With advanced diagnostic and imaging services, we are the only GE Showsite in the Southeastern United States for neurointerventional imaging technology. Our dedicated team of physicians and staff has helped us achieve top quality awards through The Birthplace ,our level I trauma center, comprehensive stroke center, level III NICU and more.

The Palm Beach Children’s Hospital at St. Mary’s Medical Center is the only dedicated pediatric hospital between Ft. Lauderdale and Orlando. As members of the national Children’s Hospital Association, we provide highly specialized services to more than 50,000 children each year. Our campus is also the home of Quantum House, a hospitality home for families of pediatric patients. Our numerous employees and affiliated physicians have dedicated themselves to healing our community.

Mission Statement

St. Mary’s Medical Center will deliver the highest quality healthcare services in our community while embracing and continuing our faith based heritage.


Expert Care: we will be here for you when you need us most.
Excellence: we will continue to strive for excellence in all that we do.
Honor our Legacy: we will honor our rich history as we look toward the future.
Commitment to Community: we will serve more than our patients, we will serve our community.


To be your FIRST choice in healthcare.

We’re not too far, either.

Our hospital campus is a big facility that can provide services to a large segment of the surrounding community.

St. Mary’s Medical Center Foundation

Support St. Mary’s Medical Center Foundation here: https://www.palmbeachchildrens-foundation.org/home

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