Each year almost every family in our community is touched by one or more of the services offered by St. Mary Medical Center, ranging from wellness and prevention programs to state-of-the-art diagnostic, medical and surgical procedures.
For 50 years, St. Mary Medical Center has grown to become a leader in medical excellence by continuing to plan and innovate for the future. Progressing from a small facility in 1956 to the comprehensive, 186-bed hospital it is today, St. Mary Medical Center’s dedication to serving the public has remained intrinsic to its core values of Hospitality, Dignity, Justice, Service and Excellence. At St. Mary Medical Center, community focus is approached on a person-by-person basis and is ever present in the staff’s total-care philosophy. In the spirit of healing, SMMC provides health care for each patient, addressing and answering patient’s needs individually as valued members of the community.
St. Mary Medical Center, fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of health care Organizations, is one of the High Desert's fully accredited cardiovascular surgery program and the area's only Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
St. Mary Medical Center is a part of the St. Joseph Health. The facilities that comprise the health system offer a wide variety of services within each of three regions—Northern California, Southern California and West Texas/Eastern New Mexico.