Dignity Health of the Central Coast is recognized for the highest quality hospitals, physicians from the top medical schools, and services including primary care offices, premier ambulatory surgery centers, technologically advanced laboratories and imaging centers, and a comprehensive home health service; all recognized for quality, safety and service.
Each hospital is supported by an active philanthropic Foundation to support new programs and services on the Central Coast. Dignity Health, headquartered in San Francisco, California, provides integrated patient and family-centered care. It is the fifth largest health system in the country with 10,000 physicians and 55,000 employees across Arizona, California, and Nevada.
Through its network of more than 150 ancillary care sites and 40 acute care hospitals, Dignity Health is committed to delivering compassionate, high-quality, affordable health care services with special attention to the poor and underserved. In 2011, Dignity Health provided $1.4 billion in charity care, community benefit and unreimbursed patient care. For more information, please visit their website at www.dignityhealth.org.
Arroyo Grande Community Hospital
Located in Arroyo Grande, California, Arroyo Grande Community Hospital is a comprehensive acute care hospital and is home to the Joint Replacement Center awarded distinctions by Blue Shield and is the exclusive provider of joint replacement care for CalPERS on the Central Coast.
The Emergency Department is one of the county’s busiest and nationally acclaimed for quality and patient satisfaction. Arroyo provides the only comprehensive hospital-based Acute Rehabilitation Center on the Central Coast.
French Hospital Medical Center
Located in San Luis Obispo, California, French Hospital Medical Center is recognized as a Top 50 cardiac hospital in the country by Thomson Reuters. French’s Family Birthing Center and Emergency Department are also nationally recognized for patient satisfaction.
The Hearst Cancer Resource Center and the hospitals current modernization and campus redesign project are just two recent examples of how the hospital meets the growing needs of the community with innovative, lifesaving, state-of-the-art technology coupled with excellent, compassionate care.
Marian Regional Medical Center
Located in Santa Maria, California, is rated among the top 10% in the nation for cardiac care and its cancer program is distinguished as the only comprehensive community cancer center on the Central Coast.
The need to meet the demand for quality, technologically-advanced care to a growing community led Marian to open its doors to a new state-of-the-art, 191-bed facility in the spring of 2012.