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Northwest Florida Community Hospital

Chipley, Florida

Northwest Florida Community Hospital is committed to improving the health of the community by providing outstanding medical treatment options. Through a dedicated team of associates and affiliated clinics, NFCH provides its patients with safe, accessible, compassionate and comprehensive services close to home. From primary care to state-of-the-art imaging, NFCH is on a mission to improve the quality of healthcare and become the provider and employer of choice in the community.

Fast Facts

One of three Florida hospitals to receive the Hospital of Choice Award

Recipient of the Women’s Choice Award for Best Hospitals

Designated a Critical Access Hospital by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Why You Want to Work Here


Northwest Florida Community Hospital is a 59-bed healthcare facility that includes a 25-bed Critical Access hospital, a 34-bed Long-Term Care Facility and Health Clinics. With 20 services offered, including specialties in Wound Care, Hormone Therapy and Cardiac Rehab, the facility is committed to building a healthier community. NFCH is proud to be selected as one of three Hospital of Choice Award recipients in Florida.

State-of-the-Art Emergency Department

Northwest Florida Community Hospital’s state-of-the-art Emergency Room provides the latest in diagnostic radiology with coverage by Board Certified Radiologists 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The facility’s ER physicians are trained in pediatrics, cardiac and trauma emergencies. NFCH’s Emergency Room has the shortest wait time among the top 25 best performing Critical Access Hospitals nationwide.

Providing Quality Care to the Community

A nurse’s response time, a doctor’s bedside manner or the hospital’s atmosphere are all things that affect how people feel about the quality of their healthcare. Northwest Florida Community Hospital strives to provide safe, effective, patient-centered care. NFCH employees are respectful of and responsive to individual patient preferences, needs and values. Each patient receives accessible, compassionate and comprehensive healthcare close to home.

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Population: 3,525
Median Age: 31
Avg. Rent for a 1-bedroom apartment: $759

“Chipley is a small town where the people love on each other. Great coffee shops, local farmer markets, and mom and pop diners.” Current resident review from Niche.com

“Chipley is an awesome little town where there is plenty to do. You get to experience the small town atmosphere and has a lot of southern charm.”Current resident review from Niche.com

“Chipley is a small town with charm. The main street has many small businesses that are an integral part of the community.”Current resident review from Niche.com

Things To Do

Falling Waters State Park

Visit Florida’s tallest water fall and enjoy breathtaking views at Falling Waters State Park. Surrounded by trees and sink holes, the trails of the park wind through the gently sloping landscape of Northwest Florida. Visitors can see native and migrating butterflies, take a dip in the lake, have a picnic and enjoy an overnight stay at one of the campsites.

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Seacrest Wolf Preserve

Head to Seacrest Wolf Preserve to get a hands-on experience learning about wolves and their importance in our ecosystem. This non-profit organization is dedicated to wolf and wildlife conservation and wants to spread its message through its educational tours. You will get to learn from the staff educators and have the opportunity to interact one on one with these amazing animals.

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Panama City Beach

Enjoy all that the Sunshine State has to offer by taking a trip to Panama City Beach. Explore the entire 27 miles of beautiful beaches, stop to eat an award-winning restaurant and end the day watching a concert at a pier along the water.

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