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									Centers of Excellence 2008

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence 2008

Centers of Excellence are selected after careful review by Pacific Health Alliance of the following critical measures of quality: mortality, morbidity, length of stay, severity adjustments, qualifications of medical staff and other personnel, infection and redo rates, and overall commitment to excellence in the categories of customer satisfaction, medical expertise, and cost containment.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence 2008

As a result of this designation, in-patient and additional services for participants who utilize these hospitals will be paid according to your individual plan’s payment schedule of covered charges for medically necessary procedures. However, your out-of-pocket expenses will be substantially less than comparable services at other facilities. Also, a per-diem of $500.00 for family expenses is available during the days of inpatient confinement (must be pre-approved).

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence 2008

We advise you to consult with your primary care physician and/or specialist in determining whether a Center of Excellence is an appropriate placement for your specific illness and treatment. The following information and pictures have been adapted from the individual hospital’s web site. For specific information about a Center of Excellence, contact Pacific Health Alliance.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence 2008

• Stanford Hospital (Palo Alto); • UCSF Medical Center (San Francisco);

• O’Connor Hospital (San Jose); • Sequoia Hospital (Redwood City); • Natividad Medical Center (Salinas).

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Stanford Hospital (Palo Alto, California)

Stanford Hospital is known worldwide for the advanced patient care provided by its physicians and staff, particularly for the treatment of rare, complex, disorders in areas such as cardiac care, cancer treatment, neurology, neurosurgery, and organ transplants. It has been designated a Center of Excellence for Solid Organ Transplants and Cardiovascular Services.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Stanford Hospital (Palo Alto, California)

The goals of Stanford Hospital are to provide comprehensive care through multidisciplinary collaboration and integrated services, advanced therapies through clinical research, effective screening and prevention treatments, and regional cooperative relationships with physicians and the community.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Stanford Hospital (Palo Alto, California)

Transplantation services include pre-transplant monitoring and post-surgical care. It offers living donor transplantation, partial organ transplants, and cadaver transplants. Its transplant teams comprise surgeons, physician specialists, nurse coordinators, social workers, and ancillary staff, and they provide superior specialized expertise in all related services.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Stanford Hospital (Palo Alto, California)

Stanford’s Department of Surgery has long been at the forefront of education, research, and clinical care. Patients and referring physicians have the broadest range of treatments, allowing the best choice for individual needs based on the most up-to-date therapies available.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Stanford Hospital (Palo Alto, California)

Stanford’s medical professionals remain dedicated to humanizing treatment, and all members of the clinical team work together to assure patients of the most personalized service possible during what can be a difficult time. They have developed a model case management program to smooth the patient’s path through complex treatments.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Stanford Hospital (Palo Alto, California)

300 Pasteur Drive; Stanford, CA 94305 - (650) 723-4000 www.stanfordhospital.com/

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence University of California San Francisco Medical Center (San Francisco, California)

UCSF Medical Center and UCSF Children’s Hospital are recognized throughout the world as leaders in health care, known for innovative medicine, advanced technology, and compassionate care. It has been designated a Center of Excellence for Transplants and Pediatrics.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 University of California San Francisco Medical Center (San Francisco, California)

Recent Accolades
• #1 Children’s Hospital in California; #11 in U.S. (U.S. News and World Report). • #6 in U.S. (U.S. News and World Report).

• Comprehensive Designation (National Cancer Institute).

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 University of California San Francisco Medical Center (San Francisco, California)

For almost a century, it has offered unparalleled treatment. Today, its expertise covers virtually all conditions, including cancer, heart disease, infertility, neurological disorders, organ transplantation, and orthopedics, as well as special services for women and children.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 University of California San Francisco Medical Center (San Francisco, California)

Its Children’s Hospital, a “hospital within a hospital” has more than 150 pediatric specialists practicing more than fifty areas of medicine. It has programs designed specifically for young patients, including a a 50-bed neonatal intensive care nursery and recreational therapy for recovering kids.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 University of California San Francisco Medical Center (San Francisco, California)

It has one of the nation’s largest centers for transplants. In addition to that world-class medical knowledge, it believes that the compassion of its physicians, nurses, and other staff are the keys to its success.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 University of California San Francisco Medical Center (San Francisco, California)

505 Parnassus Avenue; San Francisco CA 94122 (415) 476-1000 - www.ucsfhealth.org/

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 O’Connor Hospital (San Jose, California)

O’Connor Hospital is committed to serving the community by providing comprehensive, excellent healthcare that is compassionate and attentive to the whole person: body, mind, and spirit. It has been designated a Center of Excellence for Cardiovascular Services.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 O’Connor Hospital (San Jose, California)

Opened in 1889, O’Connor was the first hospital in Santa Clara County. It moved to its present site on Forest Avenue in 1953. It promotes healthy families, responsible stewardship of the environment, and a just society through value-based relationships and community-based collaboration.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 O’Connor Hospital (San Jose, California)

As one of the first facilities to provide open-heart surgery in the Santa Clara Valley, O’Connor Hospital has been a leader in the field since the 1970’s. At O’Connor, your heart health is a top priority. It offers a broad range of diagnostics procedures and treatments, including x-rays and M.R.I., EKG, echocardiogram and stress echocardiogram, diagnostic cardiac catheterizations, thallium stress test, electrophysiology studies, myocardial perfusing imaging, and myocardial PET.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 O’Connor Hospital (San Jose, California)

During the past 30 years, O’Connor has made dramatic advances into the complementary fields of cardiology and electrophysiology, performing the highest volume of angioplasty procedures in the area and pioneering the use of radiofrequency ablation in the Santa Clara Valley. These procedures can help cure irregular heartbeats known as atrial fibrillation.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 O’Connor Hospital (San Jose, California)

O’Connor Hospital’s exceptional cardiovascular physicians work closely with the Heart Center’s well-trained nursing staff, many of whom are certified in critical care and board-certified emergency medicine.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 O’Connor Hospital (San Jose, California)

2105 Forest Avenue; San Jose, CA 95128 - (408) 947-2500 www.oconnorhospital.org/

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Sequoia Hospital (Redwood City, California)

Sequoia Hospital is an accredited, 421-bed, not-for-profit community hospital containing a range of medical, surgical, and specialty programs. It has been designated a Center of Excellence for Cardiovascular Services.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Sequoia Hospital (Redwood City, California)

The mission of Sequoia Hospital, as part of Catholic Healthcare West, is providing healing and wellness in partnership with physicians by providing compassionate and cost-effective care to meet identified needs of the communities we serve. Sequoia Hospital strives to be known as “A great place to get care, and a

great place to give care.”

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Sequoia Hospital (Redwood City, California)

Sequoia Hospital was officially dedicated on October 15, 1950. During the 1960’s, Sequoia Hospital added additional wings, opened a Therapy department, Coronary Care Unit, Intensive Care Unit, Transitional Care Unit, and Psychiatric Unit. During the 1970’s, Sequoia Hospital added the Oncology Department, the Pulmonary Therapy Department, and the Alcohol/Drug Rehabilitation Unit.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Sequoia Hospital (Redwood City, California)

Recent Accolades • Emergency Department of the Year (California Emergency Physicians). • #1 in California; top 5% in United States for overall Cardiovascular Services (Healthgrades.com). • “Better than Expected” in mortality rates, as measured in 30day survival after a heart attack (Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development).

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Sequoia Hospital (Redwood City, California)

Emergency Cardiac Care Chest care pain receives the highest priority by Sequoia’s Emergency Department and cardiologists. Its commitment to the finest emergency cardiac care is evidenced in streamlined admission process that ensures immediate attention and results in record door-to-intervention time, dramatically improving patients’ chances of surviving a heart attack.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Sequoia Hospital (Redwood City, California)

170 Alameda de las Pulgas; Redwood City, CA 94062 (650) 369-5811 - www.sequoiahospital.org/

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Natividad Medical Center (Salinas, California)

Natividad Medical Center is a 163-bed acute care medical center owned and operated by Monterey County. It has been designated a Center of Excellence for Neonatology Services (Levels I-III) and for Spinal and Other Rehabilitation Services.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Natividad Medical Center (Salinas, California)

Modern, spacious, and technologically advanced, Natividad Medical Center offers an array of primary and specialty care services. Comfortable family waiting areas, convenient parking, and proximity to public transportation are a few of the customer friendly features. Free short-stay childcare is available to outpatients.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Natividad Medical Center (Salinas, California)

Natividad Medical Center offers high-quality, affordable, family medicine by a staff of experienced and skilled primary care physicians. Acute services include a 24-hour-a-day Emergency Room, as well as a helipad for Emergency Air Transport.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Natividad Medical Center (Salinas, California)

Women’s Services include Labor and Delivery (in-patient); OB/GYN; Genetic Testing and Screening; High Risk OB; On-site Mammography and Bone Density Screening; Diabetes Clinic; Breast Cancer Early Detection Program.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence - 2008 Natividad Medical Center (Salinas, California)

- In-patient Pediatric Services include a Pediatric Unit with 24-hour in-house pediatrician and a Level II Neonatal I.C.U. - Out-patient Pediatric Services include Child Health Screenings; Pediatric Cardiology; Pediatric Orthopedics; Child Advocacy Center; Adolescent Medicine/Teen Center.

Monterey Bay Public Employees Trust Centers of Excellence – 2008 Natividad Medical Center (Salinas, California)

1411 Constitution Blvd.; Salinas, CA 93906 - (831) 759-6517 www.natividad.com/


								
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