Ortaca is one of the 13 districts of Muğla. Ortaca is located in the east of Muğla province. Köyceğiz is located in the west and north, Dalaman is located in the east and the Mediterranean in the south. The main highway between Muğla and Fethiye passes through the north of the district. It was formerly a town of Köyceğiz, but in 1987 it became a district. In Muğla Province, where 13 districts are connected, Ortaca is in the 5th place in the branch of Commerce and Industry after Milas, Fethiye, Marmaris and Bodrum. The literacy rate in the district is one hundred percent and it is a place where social and cultural activities are intense. It has an extremely fertile plain due to its climate and soil structure. The district has many important tourist attractions. Dalyan is a town within the boundaries of Ortaca district. One of the most prominent features of Ortaca is; Life in the district is cheap compared to other touristic places. Therefore, people come to Ortaca for shopping from neighboring districts and towns. Even workers, civil servants and citizens working in districts and towns other than Ortaca prefer their homes from Ortaca and live here. It is 15 minutes from Ortaca city center to reach Sarigerme Beach, Aşı Bay Beach and Iztuzu Beach. In 30 minutes, you can reach the plateaus or the rafting center on the Dalaman Stream. By air from Ortaca to Istanbul and Ankara; Daily trips can be made to Izmir and Antalya by land.
Ortaca Public Hospital provides health services to more than 120 thousand people around Ortaca, Dalaman, Köyceğiz, Sarıgerme and Göcek with 12 specialist doctors, 8 general practitioners, 4 dentists and nearly 150 personnel.The mission of Ortaca Public Hospital is to provide a qualified, quality health service in the light of advanced technology and scientific developments to the people of the region with its experienced staff. The vision of Ortaca Public Hospital is ,first of all, to be preferred to make a difference in the health sector in the region and to be a leading health institution by providing sincere, innovative, environmentally friendly and quality health services with its team and infrastructure in order to increase the satisfaction of patients and their relatives. The values of the hospital are Smiling face, Privacy, Working environment that respects patient rights and increases employee satisfaction, Solidarity, Continuous improvement by following the developments in health and quality.