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Since 1977, Pomerado Hospital ( has served those needing emergency care in the Poway, Rancho Bernardo and Rancho Penasquitos areas. At the Pomerado Hospital emergency department, a staff of board-certified physicians and nursing personnel specifically trained to handle emergencies is available 24/7. The ED is covered by the same physician and PA/NP group as Palomar Medical Center.

ServicesPsychiatric Inpatient, Hospital Medicine, Intensive Care Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Scribe
Hospital Beds276
Annual ED Visits33400
TraumaLevel 3
Hospital TypePublic

Community Description

Conveniently located in the heart of San Diego County, Poway enjoys a sunny climate, clean air, a pristine lake and ecological reserves. Known as "The City in the Country," Poway prides itself on having preserved over half of the city's 39.4 square-mile area as dedicated open space. The community offers a diverse range of housing options, an outstanding school district, a thriving business park, a broad range of dining and shopping opportunities, beautiful parks, over 82 miles of trails and over 50 community events each year.

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