Regional Medical Center of San Jose
Regional Medical Center of San Jose offers world-class healthcare to residents throughout the greater San Jose community.
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If You Still Have Questions About Your Health, Check Out These Helpful Links

Health Info Online

Did our recent blog entries about stroke and cardiovascular health pique your interest?  You can find out more helpful information from these websites. With further questions, please call Regional Medical Center of San Jose at (408) 259-4000.

  • Physical activity can help improve the strength and efficiency of your heart muscle—learn how to get moving and get healthier on the American Heart Association website.
     
  • This article from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention outlines the variety of health benefits that regular physical activity can offer.
     
  • Stroke can have a variety of physical, emotional, and behavioral consequences.  Visit the American Stroke Association website to learn more about life after stroke.
     
  • The effects of stroke can vary depending on the area of the brain affected by the attack. Read through this article from the National Stroke Association for more information.
     
  • Magnetic resonance imaging, or MRI, is vital for the diagnosis of many injuries and illnesses. Read more about this technology and its uses on RadiologyInfo.org.
     
  • Do you know the signs of cardiac arrest? Find out from this helpful article found on the American Heart Association website.
     
  • Chronic high blood pressure can lead to a higher risk for heart attack and stroke.  Learn how to lower your high blood pressure from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.
     
  • Coronary heart disease is very common in the United States. Read more about this disease on the PubMed Health website.
     
  • Heart attack, or myocardial infarction, is the leading cause of death in American men and women. Visit the CDC website for more information about this deadly attack.
     
  • Stroke symptoms can differ between men and women. Know the symptoms of a stroke by reading through this article.


"Give Me 5 for Stroke" with Morgan Fairchild

Stroke occurs when circulation to an area of the brain is obstructed. Without its normal supply of oxygen and nutrients, this area of brain tissue begins to die within minutes. 

For this reason, it is vital for a stroke victim to seek medical intervention immediately, before permanent damage is done to the brain. 

In this video, Morgan Fairchild provides helpful information about the symptoms of stroke and the importance of seeking help right away. She also discusses a helpful way of remembering the warning signs, called “Give me 5 for Stroke.” Watch the complete clip to learn more.

At Regional Medical Center of San Jose, our emergency department is always available to provide expert treatment to you and your loved ones. If you are interested in learning more about our comprehensive emergency services, contact our staff today at (408) 259-4000.


Emergency Care at Regional Medical Center of San Jose

Emergency Care Staff

When a medical disaster strikes, having a reliable medical center in mind can make a huge difference in ensuring the best possible outcome. At Regional Medical Center of San Jose, we strive to provide excellent emergency medical care, while also doing so quickly and at a close, convenient location. If you or a loved one is ever in need of urgent medical care in the San Jose area, consider visiting our hospital for the following reasons:

  • Convenient location
    Regional Medical Center’s 39-bed Emergency Room is located just off the 680 at the corner of Jackson and McKee to ensure that patients can reach our facility as quickly as possible. We also provide dedicated parking spots for our walk-in ER patients.
     
  • Short wait times
    At Regional Medical Center, we strive to keep our wait times far below the national average. Our hospital’s physicians were the first to use
     
  • Exceptional credentials
    Our emergency department holds a variety of credentials for its high standard of expert medical care. Our Stroke Care Center is Joint Commission Certified, the Chest Pain Center is fully accredited, and our ER contains a verified Level II Trauma Center. Our hospital is the only facility in the Bay area certified by the Coast Guard for Blackhawk-grade air ambulance landings.
     
  • Advanced medical technology
    Our emergency care physicians have 24-hour access to the full range of advanced diagnostic and treatment equipment needed to make a prompt, accurate medical evaluation, including CT scanning, MRI, and more.

If you are interested in learning more about our comprehensive emergency care services, call Regional Medical Center of San Jose at (408) 259-4000. You can also learn our current ER wait times from anywhere on your mobile device by texting ‘ER’ to 23000 and replying with your zip code. 


Emergency Care at Regional Medical Center of San Jose

Emergency Room Nurse

When a medical disaster strikes, having a reliable medical center in mind can make a huge difference in ensuring the best possible outcome. At Regional Medical Center of San Jose, we strive to provide excellent emergency medical care, while also doing so quickly and at a close, convenient location. If you or a loved one is ever in need of urgent medical care in the San Jose area, consider visiting our hospital for the following reasons:

  • Convenient location
    Regional Medical Center’s 39-bed Emergency Room is located just off the 680 at the corner of Jackson and McKee to ensure that patients can reach our facility as quickly as possible. We also provide dedicated parking spots for our walk-in ER patients.
     
  • Short wait times
    At Regional Medical Center, we strive to keep our wait times far below the national average. Our hospital’s physicians were the first to use
     
  • Exceptional credentials
    Our emergency department holds a variety of credentials for its high standard of expert medical care. Our Stroke Care Center is Joint Commission Certified, the Chest Pain Center is fully accredited, and our ER contains a verified Level II Trauma Center. Our hospital is the only facility in the Bay area certified by the Coast Guard for Blackhawk-grade air ambulance landings.
     
  • Advanced medical technology
    Our emergency care physicians have 24-hour access to the full range of advanced diagnostic and treatment equipment needed to make a prompt, accurate medical evaluation, including CT scanning, MRI, and more.

If you are interested in learning more about our comprehensive emergency care services, call Regional Medical Center of San Jose at (408) 259-4000. You can also learn our current ER wait times from anywhere on your mobile device by texting ‘ER’ to 23000 and replying with your zip code. 


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