About Us

CEO Message

Nichols Dia, CEO

As President and CEO of Northside Hospital, my primary focus is on ensuring that your healthcare needs are met with compassionate care and experienced results. Northside Hospital is committed to the well-being of our patients, from preventative testing through post-recovery rehabilitation. Our highly-skilled team of nurses, physicians, support staff, and volunteers are available around the clock to ensure that when you need treatment, you receive the best care in the area.Serving the St. Petersburg community since 1976, Northside Hospital offers state-of-the-art treatment for cardiovascular, neurologic, and orthopedic/spine conditions, as well as general surgery, diagnostic imaging, emergency medicine, and more. Our facility is the only designated Comprehensive Stroke Center in St. Petersburg. In addition, Northside Hospital is a/an:

  • Primary Stroke Center (The Joint Commission)
  • Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI (Percutaneous Coronary Intervention)
  • American College of Radiology Accredited facility [CT, Nuclear Medicine, MRI, Ultrasound]
  • Get with the Guidelines™ Gold Plus Award recipient for Stroke Care (American Heart Association)
  • Mission: Lifeline® Silver Receiving Quality Achievement Award recipient (American Heart Association)
  • Top Performer on Key Quality Measures (The Joint Commission)
  • 2013 Tampa Bay Times Top Workplace

Our passion, our focus, and our goal is centered on healing our patients. I am honored to lead such a talented team of healthcare providers, and I’m excited to be a part of Northside Hospital! Thank you for entrusting us with all of your healthcare needs.

Dia Nichols
Chief Executive Officer