About Us

Mark Twain Medical Center is a major provider of health care services and a major source of jobs for area residents.

Founded in 1951, Mark Twain Medical Center is a 25-bed, critical access hospital providing inpatient acute care, outpatient services and emergency services; including four Specialty Care Centers and five community Medical Centers. Our Medical Staff represents a broad range of specialties that ensure access to high quality medical care in a rural community.   

Hospital History, Present Day, and Mission

Learn much more about our history

Today we are exceeding expectations.

Our Mission, Vision, and Values are at the core of each patient's care and we are committed to serving every one with humankindness. 

Community Benefits

Throughout the year, we partner with active local groups in support of our mission – to improve the health of our greater community.

Community Resources

Helping to Make a Difference in Our Community

Hospital Accreditation

We are proud that Mark Twain Medical Center is accredited by The Joint Commission and has been awarded its Gold Seal of Approvalâ„¢.

End of Life Option Act

The California End of Life Option Act legally authorizes a physician to prescribe a lethal dose of a lethal medication so that a patient can end his or her life.