Jacobs Medical Center - La Jolla
Jacobs Medical Center at UC San Diego Health, located near the main UCSD campus in La Jolla, treatment of malignant diseases, including management of therapy-related complications and side effects, is emphasized. Also located at Thornton Hospital is the Bone Marrow Transplantation (BMT) Program, which includes patients with hematologic malignancies (including leukemia and lymphoma) undergoing chemotherapy. The new
Sulpizio Family Cardiovascular Center (CVC) has recently opened, adding 45 new inpatient beds to Thornton, bringing the total number of beds to 165. With the opening of the CVC, increasing numbers of consults are being seen who have thrombotic disorders. The
UCSD Moores Cancer Center is within an easy 3-minute walk from Jacobs Medical Center.
Rady Children's Hospital
Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego, the largest children's hospital in California, is a 449-bed pediatric care facility providing the largest source of comprehensive pediatric medical services in
San Diego, southern
Imperial counties. Rady Children's is the only hospital in the San Diego area dedicated exclusively to pediatric healthcare and is the region's only designated pediatric trauma center. The hospital is verified by the
American College of Surgeons as a Level I Pediatric
Trauma Center. Rady Children's is the provider of care to more than 82 percent of the region's children On October 10, 2010, Rady Children's opened the Acute Care Pavilion, a LEED-Certified (green) building that is home to the new
Peckham Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders Peckham Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders, the
Warren Family Surgical Center, and a
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for the community's tiniest and most fragile babies. In 2001, Rady Children's formed a partnership with the
University of California-San Diego to unify pediatric patient care, research, education, and community service programs. Rady Children's is a major pediatric clinical research center with more than 160 clinical trials and 250 other research projects underway.
Kaiser Permanente – San Diego
Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center is a general medical and surgical hospital in San Diego, CA. It performed nearly at the level of nationally ranked U.S. News Best Hospitals in 1 adult specialty, as shown below. Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center has 414 beds. The hospital had 27,889 admissions in the latest year for which data are available. It performed 8,342 annual inpatient and 19,402 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 100,272 visits.
Naval Medical Center – San Diego
Naval Medical Center San Diego (NMCSD), also known as Bob Wilson Naval Hospital and informally referred to as "Balboa Hospital", is a technologically advanced
Navy medical treatment facility. Located within the grounds of
Balboa Park in
San Diego, the hospital has played a role in the history of San Diego for more than 80 years. The goal has remained constant, to provide the finest medical care in a family-centered care environment to operational forces, their families, and veterans. Organizationally, the hospital is first and foremost a military command.