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Get to Know Us

Get to Know Us Bay Center has been serving the Panama City area for over 50 years. Our facility is located close to local hospitals.

We provide post-acute services, rehabilitative services, skilled nursing, short and long term care through Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapists; Registered and Licensed Practical Nurses; and Certified Nursing Assistants. This is complemented by Social Services, Activities, Nutritional Services, Housekeeping and Laundry Services. With over 230 years of combined experience, our staff of professionals is here to meet the needs of each and every patient and resident.

Facility exteriorOur post-acute services assist those transitioning from hospital to home. Our team of professionals will work with the physician to provide the level of care and services that will help each individual meet their goals for a successful discharge home.

For those residents who can no longer be on their own and need long term care we offer general nursing and restorative services in a warm and home like environment.

Meet Our Medical Director

Our Medical Director, Dr. Ismail Muhammed Zabih has been practicing in Panama City for over 8 years. He is board certified in General Medicine/Family. He is on staff at Panama Internal Medicine Associates, Gulf Coast Medical Center and Bay Medical Center.

"Bay Center has a resident-centered atmosphere that is home-like, more like a community then a hospital. Whether residents are there for short-term rehab or a prolonged stay, the atmosphere is warm and inviting and the care they receive is stimulating and more importantly, individualized, due to the years of experience of the staff and leadership team."
    -Dr. Ismail Muhammed Zabih, Medical Director