Exceptional overall health and fitness is important to Central Orange County residents. Through the area’s top-notch healthcare systems, fitness centers and abundance of indoor and outdoor recreational space, maintaining and improving one’s health is easy. Practices of all kinds dot the map of Orange, providing everything from dentistry, podiatry and chiropractic services to family and internal medicine, optometry and physical therapy. The region is also equipped with a number of excellent hospitals and specialty clinics, which supply a comprehensive range of inpatient and outpatient health services.
Chapman Medical Center Founded in 1969, Chapman Medical Center is a 114-bed, acute-care facility, which provides high-technology tertiary services in central Orange County. Recently remodeled, the facility boasts pleasant, comfortable surroundings designed to promote comfort and a sense of well-being. Chapman Medical Center provides a warm, personal and dignified environment for our patients. Chapman Medical Center special is their ability to offer a wide range of high-technology inpatient and outpatient services in an environment that is warm, personal, and dignified.
Today, Chapman Medical Center is a leading provider of high-quality tertiary services in Orange County. In addition to offering the requisite medical, surgical, and emergency care, they also offer a broad range of specialized “signature” programs and services.
Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC) For more than 45 years, CHOC Children’s has been steadfastly committed to providing the highest-quality medical care to children. Affiliated with the University of California, Irvine, the regional pediatric healthcare network includes a state-of-the-art, 238-bed main hospital facility in the city of Orange, a hospital-within-a-hospital in Mission Viejo. CHOC also offers many primary and specialty care clinics, over 100 additional programs and services, a pediatric residency program, and four centers of excellence - The CHOC Children’s Heart, Cancer, Neuroscience, and Orthopaedic Institutes.
Named one of the best children’s hospitals in eight specialties by U.S. News & World Report, CHOC earned the Gold Level CAPE Award from the California Council of Excellence, the only children’s hospital in California to ever earn this distinction, and was awarded Magnet designation, the highest honor bestowed to hospitals for nursing excellence. Recognized for extraordinary commitment to high-quality critical care standards, CHOC is the first children’s hospital in the United States to earn the Beacon Award for Critical Care Excellence.
St. Joseph Hospital Founded in 1929, St. Joseph Hospital in Orange is a nationally recognized, 525-bed, not-for-profit, Catholic hospital dedicated to extending the healing ministry of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange. Fully accredited by the Joint Commission and designated as a Magnet hospital for nursing excellence, St. Joseph Hospital’s reputation for clinical excellence and compassionate, family centered care draws patients from all over the U.S. With a highly recognized, 1,000-member medical staff and more than 3,800 support staff, St. Joseph Hospital is home to more than 75 specialty programs, including the Center for Cancer Prevention and Treatment, the Heart and Vascular Center and a nationally acclaimed Orthopedics program that has been ranked among the top 50 in the nation for three consecutive years by U.S. News & World Report. Equally important is St. Joseph Hospital’s dedication to caring for the medically underserved through health education programs, a freestanding medical and dental clinic and mobile health vans. For more information, visit www.sjo.org.
University of California, Irvine Medical Center Orange County’s only university hospital, the 415-bed UC Irvine Medical Center offers acute- and general-care services and is home to the county’s only Level I trauma center, combined high-risk obstetrics and Level III neonatal care programs, American College of Surgeons-verified regional burn center, and National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center. Its stroke and heart failure programs were among the nation’s first to earn Joint Commission certification of excellence. For 12 consecutive years, U.S. News & World Report has counted UC Irvine as one of “America’s Best Hospitals.” In 2012, the medical center earned an A in the Leapfrog Group’s hospital safety report. Visit www.ucihealth.com
ORANGE COUNTY HOSPITALS
Anaheim General Hospital – Anaheim
Anaheim Health Medical Center – Anaheim
Chapman Medical Center - Orange
Children’s Hospital of Orange - Orange
Coastal Communities Hospital – Santa Ana
Fountain Valley Regional Hospital – Fountain Valley
Garden Grove Hospital & Medical Center – Garden Grove
Hoag Hospital – Newport Beach
Huntington Beach Hospital – Huntington Beach
Kaiser Foundation Hospital – Irvine
La Palma Intercommunity Hospital – La Palma
Los Alamitos Medical Center – Los Alamitos
Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center – Mission Viejo
Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center – Fountain Valley
Placentia-Linda Hospital – Placentia
University of California Irvine Medical Center – Orange
Saddleback Memorial Medical Center – Laguna Hills/San Clemente
St. Joseph Hospital - Orange
St. Jude Medical Center – Fullerton
South Coast Medical Center – Laguna Beach
West Medical Center – Anaheim
Western Medical Center – Santa Ana