Good Samaritan Hospital is an acute care hospital serving Santa Clara County, California (www.goodsamsj.org). Good Samaritan Hospital is one of the first five hospitals in the United States certified by the Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center. Readers of Bay Area Parent magazine have chosen Good Sam as the "Bay Area's Best Place to Have a Baby" and "Family Favorite Hospital" for 10 consecutive years. In 2008, Good Samaritan was again the only northern California hospital to receive the Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. Good Samaritan is an accredited Chest Pain Center. The ED is a leader in efficiency and high-quality emergency care, consistently ranking very high in patient satisfaction. It also offers innovative, multidisciplinary programs for the care of stroke and shock.
|Services||Emergency Medicine, Anesthesia, Hospital Medicine, Intensive Care Medicine, Scribe|
|Annual ED Visits||54000|
In the heart of the San Francisco Bay Area's Silicon Valley, San Jose is the third largest city in California, following Los Angeles and San Diego. The area offers a wide variety of cultural, recreational, and educational opportunities. Offering an excellent quality of life, the City of San Jose features ethnic diversity, a beautiful climate, and has the best public safety record of any metropolitan area in the country.