Rural Health Care

About Rural Health Care

California’s nearly five dozen rural hospitals — providing care to more than 2 million people — are both lifelines and economic pillars for the communities they serve. Many of these hospitals are on the financial brink, reducing services just to stay open, or they face the possibility of closure. These situations place the most vulnerable populations at risk as Californians will have to travel great distances to get the care they need.

Southern Inyo Healthcare District

Southern Inyo Local Healthcare District is dedicated to maintaining and improving health of residents and visitors through a coordinated health program that includes acute inpatient and outpatient services, skilled nursing, education, referral services, and recruitment of health care personnel. The Southern Inyo Healthcare District encompasses a diverse and highly coveted tourist destination, including the bottom […]

Seneca Healthcare District

Seneca Healthcare District is a community-oriented critical access hospital and clinic located in the beautiful Lake Almanor area with a full range of inpatient and outpatient care, diagnostic imaging, and emergency, medical and surgical care. Seneca Hospital has 10 acute care beds and 16 skilled-nursing/long-term care beds.   The emergency room is open 24/7. Emergency response […]

Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital

Since 1964, this 10-bed hospital has offered acute-care services to the residents and visitors of Santa Ynez Valley. Valley residents and visitors have peace of mind knowing that quality medical care is always close by when needed. Ranked in the top 10 percent for patient satisfaction on the West Coast, Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital […]

San Bernardino Mountains Community Hospital District

Mountains Community Hospital is a full-service hospital with 17 medical/surgical beds, a 24-hour emergency department, a heliport, 18 extended care and recovery beds, full laboratory and radiology facilities, and two surgical suites. Medical services include: 29100 Hospital Rd.Lake Arrowhead, CA 92352 (909) 336-3651 Mountains Community Hospital Website

Ridgecrest Regional Hospital

Ridgecrest Regional Hospital (RRH) is located in Ridgecrest, CA, just east of the Southern Sierra Mountain Ranges in the Indian Wells Valley. A nonprofit community organization governed by a board of directors, RRH is a full service acute care hospital with the goal providing the highest quality health care in a warm and compassionate environment. 1081 […]

Providence Redwood Memorial Hospital

Providence Redwood Memorial Hospital is a full-service, acute care facility dedicated to physically, emotionally, and spiritually uplifting patients and their families. Providence Redwood Memorial Hospital’s holistic, patient-centered care philosophy reflects a belief that treating the patient’s mind, body, and spirit and keeping the patient’s needs at the forefront of all decisions results in more rapid […]

Plumas District Hospital

Plumas District Hospital is a critical access hospital that offers a variety of services to the residents of central Plumas County. With four family physicians, visiting specialists, and approximately 200 employees, PDH takes pride in fulfilling regional health care needs. Core services include primary and emergency services, obstetrics, and surgery, all of which are supported […]

Orchard Hospital

Located in Gridley, Orchard Hospital is a 45-bed critical access hospital serving the communities of Biggs, Gridley, Richvale, and Live Oak. Orchard Hospital provides the only emergency services on the Highway 99 corridor between Sacramento and Chico, and has 21 distinct-part skilled-nursing beds, a four-bed critical care unit, and 20 medical surgical beds. Services include: […]

Community Memorial Hospital – Ojai

Community Memorial Hospital – Ojai, built in 1960, is a 91-bed facility that includes a 25-bed critical access hospital and 66-bed skilled-nursing facility. It serves over 35,000 residents of the Ojai Valley providing inpatient and outpatient care, skilled-nursing services, and a 24-hour standby emergency room. OVCH is licensed by the California Department of Health Services and […]

Northern Inyo Hospital

Northern Inyo Hospital is a small 25-bed critical access not-for-profit district hospital in scenic Bishop, California. Accredited by The Joint Commission, Northern Inyo Hospital has been providing high-quality health care in the Eastern Sierra since 1946. Northern Inyo Hospital is a full service critical access hospital including 24-hour emergency care services. Northern Inyo County Local […]