Community Teaching Hospital Provides Patient-Centered Care
South Pointe Hospital, a Cleveland Clinic hospital, is a 173-bed acute care, community teaching hospital serving the healthcare needs of Cleveland's southeast suburbs since 1957. It is located on Harvard Road, just minutes from I-480 and the I-271 Harvard interchange.
By combining the talents of highly qualified physicians, nurses and staff, South Pointe Hospital delivers a patient-centered model of care which promotes the healing of the mind, body and spirit. Thank you for allowing us to serve you.
Our specialties include:
- Surgery center
- 25-bed intensive care unit
- Cancer care center
- Certified Primary Stroke Center
- Emergency medicine
- Kidney Transplantation Patient Evaluations
- Nutrition Therapy
- Pain Management
- Primary Care
- Wound Healing Services
South Pointe Hospital’s satellite facility is in Sagamore Hills, offering primary care, outpatient testing, audiology, cardiac rehabilitation, diabetes education, and a 24-hour Emergency Department.
Outpatient Services: Monday - Friday | 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Emergency Department: Open 24 hours, 7 days/week.
Same-day appointments are available.
Annual Diabetes Fair is Friday, November 8 from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
November is National Diabetes Month and Cleveland Clinic South Pointe Hospital is proud to invite you to it’s annual Diabetes Health Fair on Friday, November 8th from 1-4 p.m. located in the lobbies of Building B. The health fair features personal patient testimonials, an opportunity to hear and participate in a physician panel, a dedicated "Ask –A-Pharmacist" seminar, and of course, FREE screenings for blood pressure, blood sugar and cholesterol, as well as foot screenings. Diabetes-friendly cooking demonstrations are available along with fitness demonstrations, door prizes and snacks. We’ll also be raffling a free Kindle Fire as our Diabetes Fair Grand Prize. No reservation is required for this FREE event. Just come prepared for information, education, and fun.
New Services Available
Interventional Radiology Services Expanded at South Pointe
With our new Interventional Radiology Suite, South Pointe Hospital has expanded the services it offers through the Interventional Radiology Program. Prompt and accurate image-guided services now include:
- Hemodialysis fistula evaluation
- Fistula optimization with angioplasty and stenting
- Fistula declotting and restoration of function
- Temporary (Quinton) venous hemodialysis access placement
- Nephrostomy and genitourinary procedures
- Biliary drainage and stenting
- Angiography and embolization
- Trans Jugular Liver Biopsies
- Trans lumbar Dialysis Catheter Placement
- TIPS and portal venous interventions
- Longer-term venous HD access, including:
- Portacath implantation
- Hickman catheter implantation
- Hohn catheter implantation
- PICC placement
Consultation is provided on a 24/7 basis and most patients will be accommodated for procedures within 24 hours, usually on the same day of the request. For more information or to make a referral appointment, please call 216.491.6318
Patient Evaluations for Kidney Transplantation Now Available at South Pointe
Physicians from Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute’s No. 1 ranked urology and nephrology programs are now available in the Medical Office Building at South Pointe Hospital to see kidney disease patients interested in transplantation. Potential transplant candidates include patients suffering from chronic kidney disease (CKD) Stage 4 or 5, or patients currently receiving chronic dialysis treatment. For more information or to begin the transplant referral process, please call 216.444.6996.
Nutrition Therapy Clinic at South Pointe Hospital
Registered dietitians at South Pointe’s Nutrition Clinic in the South Pointe Medical Office Building (formerly the Miner Building), 2nd floor, Suite #207, are available to see patients. Eating a diet that optimizes nutrition can help to prevent diseases such as diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, heart disease, cancer gastrointestinal diseases and kidney disease. Group and individual appointments are available. Ages 18+. Call 216.444.7000 to make an appointment.
South Pointe Hospital Achieves Designation as Pathway to Excellence Organization
South Pointe Hospital is pleased to announce that it has been designated as a Pathway to Excellence organization by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. South Pointe is the 2nd hospital in the state of Ohio to achieve this designation. The Pathways to Excellence program recognizes health care organizations for positive practice environments where nurses excel. To qualify, organizations meet 12 practice standards essential to an ideal nursing practice environment. Nurses trust that Pathway-designated institutions respect their contribution, support their professional development, and nurture optimal work settings. Learn more about the Pathway to Excellence Program.
Cleveland Clinic and Ohio University and its Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine (OU-HCOM) announced today they have signed an affiliation agreement to develop a Northeast Ohio regional extension campus of the medical school to be located on Cleveland Clinic’s South Pointe Hospital campus.
Learn more about Cleveland Clinic and Ohio University's Partnership
Graduate Medical Education Department of South Pointe Hospital
Affiliated with the Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, South Pointe is one of the largest osteopathic teaching hospitals in the state of Ohio. Our medical education program trains medical students, interns and residents from across the country, and prides itself on teaching the single most-important aspect in medicine—compassionate, quality care.
- One of the largest osteopathic teaching hospitals in the state
- Site of the Center for Osteopathic Regional Education (CORE) for the Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Access GME at South Pointe Hospital