About Us

About Us

Founded in 1874 by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet,
St. Joseph Medical Center has a long tradition of providing quality, compassionate care. In 2015, the hospital was purchased by Prime Healthcare Services. Its Catholic heritage and the spirit of our founding Sisters continue today in our mission of caring for the community.

St. Joseph has proven it is among an elite group of providers in treatment for time critical diagnosis and has earned the Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for the treatment of stroke patients. It is also an Accredited Chest Pain Center.

The Breast Center at St. Joseph has earned recognition by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers and Breast Imaging Center of Excellence designation from the American College of Radiology (ACR).

St. Joseph has earned the Magnet® designation from The American Nurses Credentialing Center for excellence in nursing services three consecutive times.

St. Joseph is a Joint Commission accredited, 310-bed acute care facility providing a wide range of services, including 24-hour Emergency Department, Joint and Spine Institute, surgical services, and outpatient services.