Good Samaritan Hospital
Year Established 1965
Specialties: Behavioral Health, Cardiovascular, General Surgery, Neurosciences, Oncology, Orthopedics, Women's & Children's Services (Obstetrics and Neonatal Intensive Care Level III) and Wound Care and Limb Preservation
Good Samaritan Hospital, a 474-bed acute care hospital in the heart of Silicon Valley, has been delivering elite level care with compassion since 1965. Its two locations include the main campus in San Jose, California and the Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos, California. Good Samaritan Hospital is recognized nationally for quality and safety by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures and with the Gold Seal of Approval for Sepsis Certification, and for Hip and Knee Joint Replacement Certification. Good Samaritan Hospital is a Joint Commission-Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, STEMI Receiving Center, Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), Accreditation by American Association of Diabetes Educators for Outpatient Education, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP), and a five-time consecutive recipient of the Outstanding Achievement Award from American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer.
At Good Samaritan Hospital, we offer a supportive hospital culture focused on compassionate care and improvement of human life. Nationally, we are part of Hospital Corporation of American (HCA), the nation's largest for-profit hospital system. Offering competitive benefits, professional development and growth opportunities, this hospital is part of the local Good Samaritan Health System consisting of Good Samaritan Hospital and Regional Medical Center. For more information, please visit www.goodsamsanjose.com.
Technology. Interventional Neuro-Radiology in new biplane angiography suite; dedicated Oncology Unit with Palliative Care Program and Radiation Oncology center with latest targeted radiation equipment to improve accuracy, reduce treatment time and minimize damage to surrounding tissue, supported by new CT simulator and new linear accelerator. Diagnostic imaging: MRI with Excite software which improves imaging, speed and accuracy, enhancing emergency care and decreasing out-patient wait times. New 3.0 Tesla MRI. Combined PET/CT offers patients a single procedure and gives physicians earlier detection and diagnosis, more accurate staging and more precise treatment of oncology patients. A 64-slice CT gives Good Sam tremendous speed in emergencies and significantly expanded capacities for brain, cardiac and GI studies.
San Jose, California, is home to the largest concentration of technology expertise in the world-over 6,600 technology companies employing 700,000 people. A beautiful climate year-round offers a wide variety of exciting cultural, recreational, educational and entertainment opportunities as the 10th largest city in the U.S. Residential options range from urban loft living, traditional tree-lined neighborhoods to mountain top retreats. Superior recreation opportunities from hiking and biking to surfing/skiing. Excellent public schools and multiple private school options.