The visitor parking garage is off Archer Road, next to the hospital, and is free with a voucher. These can be obtained at the nurses’ station.
Drop-off and pick-up are available at the front entrance. There is also a for-fee valet service.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. daily.
Please contact our hospital about any additional visitation requirements or restrictions that may be in effect (e.g., masking, number and age of visitors).
About our hospital
Select Specialty Hospital – Gainesville is a 48-bed critical illness recovery hospital located on the fifth floor of UF Health Shands Hospital. We specialize in helping critically ill patients breathe, speak, eat, walk and think as independently as possible.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner are available at many locations within the UF Health Shands Hospital. Hours vary.
Local hotels and restaurants
There are a number of hotels and motels near our hospital (some of which may offer special rates to our guests), along with a wide range of restaurants and dining options. As our admissions office about discounted hotel rates.
Effective January 1, 2021, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is requiring hospitals to make standard charges public. CMS issued a final rule on November 15, 2019 that provides the details related to the required information. Hospitals are expected to update this information at least annually or more often as appropriate, to reflect current charges. Note the standard charges provided may not accurately reflect what any given individual is likely to pay for a particular service, as this will be dependent upon your insurance coverage and the terms of the insurance plan. You should check with your insurance coverage to determine if you will have, any out of pocket costs. Note, some charges may be subject to change during the year without notice and the timing of updates may affect the posted charges on this site.
Note that other healthcare providers who may separately bill the patient may provide some services in our hospital and that provider may or may not participate with the same health insurers or health maintenance organizations as our hospital.
For general billing inquiries, to request an itemized bill, or to pay a bill, contact our Central Business Office at 888-868-1103. If you need financial assistance related to an outstanding balance due, please refer to our Financial Hardship Policy and contact our Central Business Office at 888-868-1103 to determine if you qualify for financial assistance.
Financial Assistance Information
To help answer financial questions about care delivered at our hospitals, including questions about financial assistance, paying your bill and price estimates, please see our Florida financial guidance page.
Financial Assistance Policy Application
Formulario de solicitud de asistencia financiera
Plain Language Summaries
Plain Language Summary
Resumen en términos sencillos de la Política de asistencia financiera
Financial Assistance Policy
Resumen de asistencia financiera
Billing and Collections Policy
Facturación y cobranza
Financial Assistance Policy Appendix A
Política de asistencia financiera – Anexo A
《财务援助政策》– 附件 A
Financial Assistance Policy Appendix B
Política de asistencia financiera – Anexo B
《财务援助政策》– 附件 B
No Patient Left Alone Act
Community Health Needs Assessment
The Community Health Needs Assessment is an important initiative to identify key community needs and explore the ever changing health care landscape. It fulfills the requirements of a new federal statute established within the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) requiring that nonprofit hospitals conduct CHNA's every three years.