3291 Loma Vista Road, Ventura 805-652-6000
825 N. Tenth Street, Santa Paula 805-933-8600

Ventura County Medical Center

3291 Loma Vista Road, Ventura

805-652-6000


Santa Paula Hospital

825 N. Tenth Street, Santa Paula 

805-933-8600 


Nationally Recognized Family Medicine Residency Program

The Ventura County Medical Center (VCMC) Family Medicine Residency Program is a premier site for full spectrum Family Medicine education. Affiliated with the UCLA School of Medicine, VCMC is one of the original 20 programs approved in Family Practice 40 years ago and has been educating physicians since 1928. Emphasis is on educating family physicians to have the skills to work anywhere, especially with the medically underserved.



Baby-Friendly Hospitals

Ventura County Medical Center and Santa Paula Hospital both received the prestigious Baby-Friendly Hospital (BFH) designation, and are the only hospitals in the County to receive this remarkable recognition, given by the World Health Organization. VCMC received the BFH designation in 2003 becoming the 36 hospital in the country to receive this designation, and performed an extensive review of breastfeeding services within the hospital to be re-designated in 2009. SPH received the BFH designated on August 18, 2010. In the US, only 96 hospitals have received the BFH designation and Ventura County residents now have two BFH in their community.



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VCMC Highlights


Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)

The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) opened on February 14, 2012, under the direction of Dr. John Marcum. The six-bed unit is equipped to handle children from the ages of 6 months to 18 years of age, and is the only PICU in Ventura County.

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Ventura County Medical Center’ s neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) is the oldest NICU in Ventura County; recently celebrating its 40th anniversary. The NICU is distinct from a special care nursery (SCN) in providing a high level of intensive care to premature infants. NICUs were developed in the 1974 to provide better temperature support, isolation from infection risk, specialized feeding, and greater access to specialized equipment and resources 

West County Level II Trauma Center

In July 2010, Ventura County Medical Center became the west county level II Trauma Center. As your county hospital, we continue to invest in quality staff, the latest equipment, provide sustained and innovative training programs, increase our role in public education and prevention, and continue to develop the hospital infrastructure to remain on the cutting edge of trauma and critical care services for the benefit of all Ventura County residents.

California Children’s Services (CCS)

California Children's Services (CCS) is a state program for children with certain diseases or health problems. Through this program, children up to 21 years old receive the health care and services they need. CCS will connect you with doctors and trained health care people who know how to care for your child with special health care needs.  


Pediatric Oncology

The Pediatric specialists at VCMC were able to bring Oncology and Hematology services to the children of Ventura County in 2008. The support and funding made available by the National Charity League Juniors of Ventura County has been a critical element in the development and ongoing success of the VCMC Pediatric Oncology program. For more on the Pediatric Oncology program at VCMC please watch the video




Health Care Agency
2323 Knoll Drive
Ventura, CA 93003
805-677-5110
Ambulatory Care-Medical Clinics
2323 Knoll Drive 
Ventura, CA 93003
805-677-5223
Behavioral Health
1911 Williams Drive
Oxnard, CA 93036
805-981-6830
Public Health
2240 E. Gonzales Road
Oxnard, CA 93036
805-981-5101
Santa Paula Hospital
825 N. Tenth Street
Santa Paula, CA 93061
805-933-8600
Ventura County Medical Center
3291 Loma Vista Road
Ventura, CA 93003
805-652-6000
HCA Human Resources
2323 Knoll Drive 
Ventura, CA 93003
805-677-5184
Ventura County Health Care Plan
2220 E. Gonzales Road
Suite 210 B

Oxnard, CA 93036
805-981-5050