Healthcare at a Glance in Sacramento, CA
Sacramento is considered a healthy and fit city as a whole. Residents have access to ample options for care. Leading hospitals and medical centers include UC Davis Medical Center, which is ranked #1 by U.S. News, followed by Sutter Medical Center, Mercy General Hospital, Sutter Roseville Medical Center, and Kaiser Permanente Medical Center. Major healthcare systems include UC Davis Health, Mercy General (part of Dignity Health), Sutter Health, and Kaiser Permanente. There are three children’s hospitals in the greater Sacramento area, UC Davis Children’s Hospital, Shriners Hospital for Children - Northern California, and Sutter Medical Center - Sacramento Children’s Hospital. Dignity Health includes Alex G. Spanos Heart and Vascular Center. Sacramento veterans can get VA benefits at the Sacramento VA Medical Center, a 60-bed inpatient facility. WellSpace Health has 15 primary care locations that also operate on a sliding scale for those who may be underinsured. Medical schools in Sacramento include UC Davis Medical School and California Northstate University College of Medicine.