El Camino Health, Mountain View Emergency Department

Mountain View, California

El Camino Health has served the communities of Santa Clara County for more than 60 years, with nationally recognized physicians and nurses at two not-for-profit acute care hospitals in Los Gatos and Mountain View, and primary care, multi-specialty care, and urgent care locations across the region. Our hospitals have earned numerous awards for clinical excellence, including being named one of the World’s Best Hospitals 2023 by Newsweek and becoming the San Francisco Bay Area’s first Magnet hospital, earning four consecutive designations from the American Nurses Credentialing Center for nursing excellence.

Within our Mountain View campus, our thriving 36-bed Emergency Department stands ready to handle 55,000 patient visits annually. As a designated specialty receiving center for heart attack, stroke and pediatric emergencies, we have the expertise to treat critical cases with precision and compassion. Our dedicated team takes great pride in being the Emergency Department of choice for our community.

Our success stems from a collaborative approach that emphasizes providing exceptional care at every step. In recognition of our unwavering commitment to staff recognition and empowerment, fostering strong team collaboration, prioritizing staff wellness, optimizing patient throughput and continuously enhancing patient safety, we were honored with the prestigious 2023 Lantern award. This honor serves as a testament to our relentless dedication to excellence and fuels our passion to continue raising the bar in healthcare delivery.