Ed Fraser Memorial Hospital

Justices Decline To Take Up Hospital Dispute

Mar 22, 2016

The Florida Supreme Court is declining to take up an appeal by the state Agency for Health Care Administration in a dispute about whether a Baker County hospital can challenge the approval of a potential competitor in nearby Jacksonville.

Court Allows Challenge To Jacksonville Hospital Plan

Oct 16, 2015

Ruling against state health regulators, an appeals court Thursday said a Baker County hospital can challenge plans for a Jacksonville medical center that could become a competitor.

The 1st District Court of Appeal, in a 16-page ruling, sided with Baker County's Ed Fraser Memorial Hospital in a dispute that centers on a state decision in 2010 to issue what is known as a "certificate of need" for West Jacksonville Medical Center.

Justices Decline Baker County Hospital Case

May 19, 2015
Baker County Medical Services

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday turned down an appeal by a small North Florida hospital in a case that centered on payments for treating federal detainees. Justices declined to hear the appeal from Ed Fraser Memorial Hospital, a 25-bed facility in Baker County.