Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center

Stats & Services

General Information

Operated by: Not-for-profit
Hospital type: General medical and surgical
Number of Beds: 392
Parent system: Kaiser Foundation Hospitals

Statistics

Admissions: 28,733
Inpatient surgeries: 7,053
Outpatient visits: 225,191
Emergency room visits: 99,338
Births: 4,312
Number of Beds: 392

Services Provided

Inpatient

  • Birthing room
  • Elderly/disabled (Acute long-term care*, Skilled nursing care* and Intermediate nursing care*)
  • End-of-life services (Hospice, Pain management and Palliative care)
  • Hospitalists
  • Infection isolation room
  • Neonatal intensive care
  • Cancer services
  • Psychiatric care (Partial hospitalization* and Psychiatric emergency services)

Outpatient

  • Breast cancer screening/mammograms
  • Chemotherapy
  • Complementary/alternative medicine*
  • Extracorporeal shock lithotripter
  • Genetic testing/counseling
  • Geriatric services
  • HIV-AIDS services
  • Home health services
  • Kidney dialysis
  • Chemotherapy
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Psychiatric services (Child/adolescent services*, Consultation, Geriatric services and Outpatient care)
  • Sleep center*
  • Stop-smoking program*
  • Sports medicine
  • Substance-abuse programs*
  • Urgent-care center
  • Women's health center*
  • Wound management services

Patient/Family Support Services

  • Help with government services
  • Chaplaincy/pastoral care services
  • Cancer services
  • Patient support groups
  • Patient representative/ombusdman
  • Transportation for elderly/handicapped
  • Translation services

Community Outreach

  • Health fairs
  • Health screenings

Imaging Services (Diagnostic and Therapeutic)

  • CT scanner
  • Diagnostic radioisotope facility
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Multislice spiral CT
  • Single photon emission CT
  • Ultrasound

* At another location in healthcare system or through arrangement with another provider.

Employed Staff

Full Time

Physicians and dentists*: 832
Registered nurses: 694
Licensed practical nurses: 19
Faculty Personnel: NA

Part Time

Physicians and dentists*: 0
Registered nurses: 559
Licensed practical nurses: 21
Faculty Personnel: NA

* At many hospitals, physicians and dentists are not on staff. They are paid as faculty by a medical school or through other arrangements

This information was provided by the American Hospital Association. Find out more about AHA data products at www.ahadata.com.

Data last updated July 2013


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