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NCH (Naples Comprehensive Health) is a locally governed non-profit and an Advanced Community Health System™ located in Naples, Florida. Our mission is to help everyone live a longer, happier, healthier life. The System is more than just two hospitals (referred to as the NCH Baker Hospital and NCH North Hospital) with a total of 713 beds. NCH is an alliance of more than 1,100 physicians and medical facilities in dozens of locations throughout Southwest Florida that offers nationally recognized, quality health care to our community.

NCH was named one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for 2024 by Healthgrades, the leading resource consumers use to find a hospital or doctor. This achievement puts NCH in the top 2% of hospitals nationwide for overall clinical performance and, along with being named one of America’s Top 50 Hospitals for Surgical Care, reflects our commitment to exceptional patient care.

Our mission

The NCH Mission is to help everyone live a longer, happier and healthier life.

NCH Core Values

The NCH Core Value is to ensure excellence in every patient experience.

For physicians

NCH, a progressive alliance of over 700 independent physicians and medical facilities in southwest Florida, offers advanced comprehensive care and innovative medical practices. Discover how to apply for privileges by clicking the button below.

The Most Comprehensive Care

NCH offers a wide range of choices in advanced servicesproviders, and locations.

The NCH Rooney Heart Institute has been a pioneer in the cardiac arena for nearly 25 years and is committed to providing the highest quality of cardiovascular care in Southwest Florida. The cardiology team of accredited physicians and staff is unmatched and responds to cardiac emergencies in record time beyond the national standard. We pride ourselves on our complete care model which cares for a patient’s mind, heart and body and our commitment to the patient’s experience proves that the NCH Rooney Heart Institute is at the heart of what matters most.

The NCH Wingard Stroke Institute is a designated Comprehensive Stroke Center (CSC) by the Joint Commission. The Joint Commission is a global driver of quality improvement and patient safety in health care and there are only four designated Comprehensive Stroke Centers in Florida, making NCH Wingard Stroke Center the fifth center through the Joint Commission. This designation also makes NCH the one and only certified Joint Commission Comprehensive Stroke Center in Southwest Florida.

HSS at NCH brings high-quality orthopedic care, including best practices, top surgeons and physicians, and imaging services, closer to home for Southwest Florida residents. The pioneering collaboration is part of the transformation of NCH to become an Advanced Community Healthcare System™.

The NCH and Nicklaus Children’s Hospital collaboration enhances care to our community’s youngest members and their families by providing inpatient services for NICU and PICU patients as well as Newborn Routine Screenings. NCH also houses the only 24/7 pediatric ER In Collier County.

Collier Cares

Overall health is affected by many factors beyond simply physical needs. NCH assesses all adult patients for social determinants of health. This includes things such a housing needs and food insecurities. Our data shows that food insecurity is one of the most prevalent disparities. We have partnered with Collier Cares to refer patients to food resources. Collier Cares serves as a resource for multiple other resources for our community.

NCH Charity Care

As an independent, non-profit we boldly pursue our mission to help people live happier, healthier and longer lives. One way we fulfill our mission is by serving our community’s greatest healthcare needs.