About Us

Dignity Health Central California hospitals include three hospitals in Bakersfield (Memorial Hospital, Mercy Hospital Downtown and Mercy Hospital Southwest), as well as Mark Twain Medical Center, Mercy Medical Center Merced, St. Joseph's Behavioral Health Center, and St. Joseph’s Medical Center Stockton.

All are known for the quality of care, and advanced medical services. Each hospital is also supported by an active philanthropic Foundation to provide additional funding for new programs and services as well as to advance each community’s access to health care. Regardless of your needs, Dignity Health is here for you and your family always. It’s how we define humankindness.

More About Dignity Health Central California Hospitals

Community Benefits

All of our hospitals share a commitment to excellent care that spans decades.

Mission, Vision and Values

Dignity Health Central California hospitals are committed to furthering the ministry of Jesus.

End of Life Options Act

Death is a natural part of life. It is sacred and so we have chosen to neither hasten nor delay it.

Our Locations

Dignity Health Central California hospitals are here to help you and your family with your health care needs.