Concord is located 29 miles east of San Francisco, adjacent to beautiful Mt. Diablo. The city covers 31.13 square miles, and with a 2000 census count of 121,780 residents, it is the largest city in Contra Costa County. Concord provides ready access to San Francisco, Napa Valley, Silicon Valley, and Sacramento. Quiet neighborhoods, family-friendly events and activities, numerous parks, and large preserves of open space add to the quality of life for all residents. www.concordchamber.com
John Muir Medical Center-Concord Campus is an acute care facility that serves Contra Costa and southern Solano counties (JohnMuirHealth.com). The medical center has long been recognized as a preeminent center for cancer care and cardiac care, including open heart surgery and interventional cardiology. Other areas of specialty include general surgery, orthopedic, and neurology programs. John Muir Medical Center-Concord Campus is accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC), a national surveyor of quality patient care. The hospital has been designated a Stroke Center of Excellence and also has one of the strongest interventional cardiology programs in the East Bay. A new ED is scheduled to be completed in November 2010.
At Vituity, we aim to deliver high-quality, compassionate care for patients with acute medical conditions. If you are looking for information to prepare for surgery or anesthesia, find an urgent care center, or have a billing question, please visit our patient resource center.