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Florida Panthers Announce Partnership with Baptist Health

Baptist Health to serve as "Official Orthopedic, Sports Medicine & Virtual Care Provider" for Panthers and BB&T Center

by Florida Panthers @FlaPanthers / FloridaPanthers.com

SUNRISE, Fla. - The Florida Panthers today announced a partnership with Baptist Health. Baptist Health will serve as the "Official Orthopedic, Sports Medicine and Virtual Care Provider" for the Panthers and BB&T Center.

"We're thrilled to renew and expand our partnership with Baptist Health," said Panthers President and CEO Matthew Caldwell. "Our players receive best-in-class sports medicine and orthopedic care from Dr. John Uribe and his colleagues, and we look forward to providing an opportunity to educate the market about Care on Demand through joint promotional and activation efforts."

Baptist Health will be the presenting partner of Florida Panthers practice including a patch on players practice jerseys as well as the presenting partner of the teams official podcast, Territory Talk.

"A Baptist Health Center of Excellence, Miami Orthopedics Sports Medicine and Institute is proud to continue to provide world-class sports medicine and orthopedic care for the Florida Panthers' players and organization," said Baptist Health's Doctors Hospital and Miami Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Institute's CEO Nelson Lazo. "Every Panthers fan has a connection with a favorite player and they know that our doctors can care for the fans, if necessary, in the same manner we care for the players."

2019-20 Season Tickets are available now. Join our territory to enjoy exclusive savings on select BB&T Center concessions, a merchandise discount at Pantherland store and priority access to BB&T Center concerts and events. Visit FloridaPanthers.com/TicketCentral or call 954-835-PUCK (7825) for more information and to book an exclusive tour of the BB&T Center. Single-game tickets are on sale now visit Ticketmaster.com to purchase.

About Baptist Health South Florida

Baptist Health South Florida is the largest healthcare organization in the region, with 11 hospitals, nearly 23,000 employees, more than 4,000 physicians and more than 100 outpatient centers, urgent care facilities and physician practices spanning across Miami-Dade, Monroe, Broward and Palm Beach counties. Baptist Health has internationally renowned centers of excellence in cancer, cardiovascular care, orthopedics and sports medicine, and neurosciences. In addition, it includes Baptist Health Medical Group; Baptist Health Quality Network; and Baptist Health Care On Demand, a virtual health platform. A not-for-profit organization supported by philanthropy and committed to our faith-based charitable mission of medical excellence, Baptist Health has been recognized by Fortune as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in America and by Ethisphere as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies. For more information, visit BaptistHealth.net/Newsroom and connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.

About Miami Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Institute

Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute offers comprehensive services for athletes and non-athletes - from physical and cognitive evaluation to rehabilitation and surgical reconstruction. Additionally, Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute is the sports medicine provider for the Miami Dolphins, Miami HEAT, Florida Panthers, Florida International University athletics, Orange Bowl, Miami Open Tennis, Miami Marathon and Half Marathon and Miami-Dade County Public Schools. Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute is part of Baptist Health South Florida, the largest healthcare organization in the region, with 10 hospitals (Baptist Hospital, Baptist Children's Hospital, Bethesda Hospital East, Bethesda Hospital West, Doctors Hospital, Fishermen's Community Hospital, Homestead Hospital, Mariners Hospital, South Miami Hospital and West Kendall Baptist Hospital), more than 40 physician practices, 50 outpatient and urgent care facilities, Baptist Health Medical Group, Baptist Health Quality Network and internationally renowned centers of excellence spanning across Monroe, Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties. A not-for-profit organization supported by philanthropy and committed to our faith-based charitable mission of medical excellence, Baptist Health has more than 19,500 employees and more than 3,000 affiliated physicians. Baptist Health South Florida has been recognized by Fortune as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in America and by Ethisphere as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies. For more information, visit BaptistHealth.net/newsroom and connect with us on Facebook at facebook.com/BaptistHealthSF and on Twitter and Instagram @BaptistHealthSF.

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