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.

Modoc Medical Center

Modoc Medical Center has been serving Modoc County since the early part of the 1900’s and has been in its present building since 1951. A county health care facility, Modoc Medical Center provides a full complement of services ranging from general acute care to skilled nursing to outpatient diagnostic services. As an acute care facility […]

Mayers Memorial Healthcare District

Located 70 miles northeast of Redding near the junction of the Cascade and Sierra mountain ranges, Mayers Memorial Healthcare District in Fall River Mills has been providing high quality health care to the Intermountain community since 1956. The hospital offers a variety of services, including an emergency room physician on duty 24 hours a day, […]

Mercy Medical Center, Mt. Shasta

Mercy Mt. Shasta is a facility composed of acute care beds, a long-term care skilled-nursing unit, and additional ancillary services. A member of Catholic Healthcare West (CHW), a system of hospitals and care facilities, Mercy Mt. Shasta is sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy Auburn along with Mercy Medical Center Redding and St. Elizabeth Community […]

George L. Mee Memorial Hospital

World War II had yet begun, when in 1941 the first full-fledged hospital opened in King City because of the tenacity and dedication of a small cadre of physicians, led by Dr. L.M. Andrus. This 22-bed, single-story facility on Broadway (where King City True Value Hardware is now located), was known as the Southern Monterey […]

Mark Twain Medical Center

Mark Twain Medical Center is a 25-bed critical access hospital providing inpatient acute care and emergency services. The hospital’s medical staff represent a range of specialties broad enough to ensure that patients will be able to secure quality medical care in their community. In addition to being a major provider of health services, Mark Twain […]

Mammoth Hospital

Mammoth Hospital is owned and operated by the Southern Mono Health Care District, and aims to provide quality medical care to residents and visitors to the area and within district boundaries. Mammoth Hospital is committed to treating patients with respect, dignity, and compassion and offers a full array of primary care services through its Sierra […]

Kern Valley Healthcare District

Kern Valley Healthcare District (KVHD) serves an approximate population of 25,000 residents and some 10,000 visitors on any given weekend. As a small rural hospital, KVHD serves with pride and is dedicated to maintaining the highest standards of quality patient care. Services include: 6412 Laurel AvenueLake Isabelle, CA 93240 (760) 379-2681 Kern Valley Healthcare District […]

John C. Fremont Healthcare District

John C. Fremont Healthcare District is a 34-bed general medical and surgical facility located in Mariposa, CA. Services provided include: PO Box 216Mariposa, CA 95338-0216 (209) 966–3631 John C. Fremont Healthcare District Website

Jerold Phelps Community Hospital

Jerold Phelps Community Hospital is a small acute care district hospital operated by the Southern Humboldt Community Healthcare District (SHCHD). In some form, health care has been offered to the people of this community on this location since 1949. The community hospital itself was formed in 1960, which eventually led to the formation of the […]

Healdsburg Hospital

Healdsburg Hospital serves the approximately 50,000 residents that live in North Sonoma County, which includes the towns of Windsor and Geyserville, the cities of Healdsburg and Cloverdale, and the surrounding unincorporated areas. With a reputation for excellent care and state-of-the-art equipment, Healdsburg Hospital is the facility of choice for many residents who realize that they […]