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Amenities and Services at Shriners Children's Florida

Families Come First at Shriners Children’s Florida

Along with exceptional care for your child, we'll take good care of you, too. Be sure to take advantage of our amenities and services.

Recreation Areas

There are several recreation areas available to patients and families at Shriners Children's Florida including the outpatient lobby on the second floor, as well as the "Surf Shack" teen room and “Fish Bowl” on the first floor. An outdoor adaptive playground is also available. Timmy's Playroom, designed and donated by the Tim Tebow Foundation, is in our radiology waiting area.

These areas are equipped with toys, board games, video games and puzzles for a variety of ages and developmental stages. Volunteers and staff from our child life department facilitate daily activities throughout our outpatient facility.

24-Hour Security

Our security team provides on-site service 24 hours a day. If you have safety concerns or would like an escort, the security team is available upon request. Simply visit the front desk in the main lobby on the second floor.

Free Parking

Our free visitor onsite parking lot is located in front of our facility's main entrance and is monitored by our security team 24 hours a day.

Transportation

Your trip to our outpatient clinic is easy thanks to the solid networks of interstate highways surrounding the Tampa Bay area. Transportation to and from our facility can also be arranged through our supporting Shrine temples (chapters) or via the Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority (HART) website. Learn more. 

Interpretation Services

Our part-time Spanish speaking interpreter allows you to understand all aspects of your child’s care and help your child to feel more comfortable when they know what to expect. Please call 813-972-2250 and ask for registration to request interpreter services prior to your appointment.

Care Management

Care managers serve as the main contacts for patients at Shriners Children's Florida, providing constant support to patients and their families prior to and throughout their medical care plan period. The care management team includes registered nurse care managers and social work services. This care starts at a child’s first appointment and continues as long as the child is a patient at Shriners Children's Florida.

Overnight Accommodations

You can reassure and comfort your child by remaining close. Several hotels near our facility offer a "Shriners Rate" discount. Simply inquire about available room rates on the date of your stay. For an updated list of participating hotels, email jehill@shrinenet.org.

ATM

You will find an ATM in the front lobby on the second floor. Fees may apply.

Internet Access

You can access the internet through the Patient and Family Access Network (PFA). Just ask a staff member how to login in from your phone, tablet or personal computer.

We’re always here for our patients, regardless of a family's ability to pay or insurance status.