The Hayward area is well-positioned to serve the region’s health care needs. In addition to the multitude of established practices and clinics in the community, residents take advantage of convenient, high-quality health care resources at major hospital campuses.
Celebrating 55 years of service to the City of Hayward and the surrounding communities, St. Rose Hospital stands tall providing quality health care to all. With almost 900 employees and 400 physicians, St. Rose is a nonprofit 217-bed acute care facility that offers comprehensive care. Diagnostic imaging services include the latest in digital technology and diagnostic ultrasound – all compliant with the new federal standards. Services include an excellent 24-hour Emergency Department that sees 40,000 patients annually, a Medical/Surgical/Telemetry Department, an award winning Family Birthing Center and an Outpatient Care Center. The hospital is a designated Cardiac STEMI Receiving Center providing emergency lifesaving angioplasties for immediate treatment of heart attacks. In 2017, St. Rose opened a state-of- the-art in-patient pharmacy with the generous support of Fremont Bank Foundation.
Kaiser Permanente is one of the nation’s leading health care providers and nonprofit health plans. They provide a full spectrum of health care services to southern Alameda County residents through facilities in Hayward, Fremont, San Leandro and Union City. Kaiser has served the Hayward community for over 50 years and continues in its mission to provide high-quality, affordable health care services and to improve the health of members and the communities it serves.
Eden Medical Center’s state-of-the-art facility in Castro Valley brings together patient-centered care, technology and sophisticated design. It has 130 private patient rooms, with an additional 34-bed Universal Care Unit. Eden is home to the Sutter East Bay Neuroscience Institute, Primary Stroke Center and Regional Trauma Center. Services include cancer care, advanced imaging, rehabilitation and emergency care.
Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center provides free and low-cost health primary care and social services to 15,000 patients in Southern Alameda County who would otherwise have nowhere to go to receive care. From its Hayward headquarters and social services site the center provides services such as family practice, pediatrics, prenatal care, immunizations to infants, nutrition education to new mothers, mental health and outreach services and after-school programs.
The city’s new Firehouse Clinic on Huntwood Avenue is a collaboration of the City of Hayward, the Alameda County Health Care Services Agency and Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center. The clinic offers extended hours to accommodate the schedules of working families. Services include primary and preventative care on the grounds of a fire station.
Bay Valley Medical Group offers primary and specialty medical care. Services include internal medicine, family medicine, pediatrics, cardiology, obstetrics and gynecology, urology, podiatry, radiology and counseling.
Hayward Wellness Center at the Southland Mall is part of Alameda Health System’s network of ambulatory clinics that expand access to primary care and medical specialties. Hayward Wellness also provides services such as optometry and podiatry. Group visits include classes on healthy eating and living, and a demonstration kitchen.
St. Francis Urgent Care in South Hayward offers a state-of-the-art facility with on-site lab and X-ray services. Board-certified medical staff members are available weekdays, including evenings and weekends, to provide immediate medical care.
The Life West Chiropractic College Health Center is located on the teaching facility campus in Hayward. Senior interns are directed by licensed chiropractors at the clinic, which provides affordable services to those in need of care.