Cleveland Clinic, Indian River Medical Center and Martin Health System officials announced January 2nd that Indian River Medical Center (IRMC) and Martin Health System are now part of the Cleveland Clinic health system, effective January 1, 2019 following the recent regulatory reviews and approvals.

Moving forward, IRMC and Martin Health will continue all current operations, services and programs and patients will continue to see their same physicians and providers. All procedures and outpatient appointments will proceed as scheduled.

Hospital leaders from all three organizations will be available January 9th to discuss details of the health system:


Wednesday, January 9, 2019, 11 a.m. EST


Tom Mihaljevic, M.D., Cleveland Clinic CEO and President
Wael Barsoum, M.D., CEO and President, Cleveland Clinic Florida Region
Rob Lord, President, Martin Health System
John Loewenberg, Board Chair, Martin Health System
Gregory Rosencrance, M.D.,  President, Indian River Medical Center
Wayne Hockmeyer, M.D., Board Chair, Indian River Medical Center


Tradition Medical Center
HealthPark One (Conference Room A & B)
10050 SW Innovation Way
Port St. Lucie, FL 34987

Following brief remarks from Dr. Mihaljevic, additional details, including new names and logos, will be revealed. After the presentation, media will have the opportunity to ask questions. Officials will be available for one-on-one interviews afterward.

Media planning to attend should contact Tora Vinci ([email protected]) or Scott Samples ([email protected]).

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