MarinHealth Receives Gold and Silver Recognition for Hospital, Birth Center and Pediatric Care

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MarinHealth Receives Gold and Silver Recognition for Hospital, Birth Center and Pediatric Care

Community hospital receives awards from Bay Area Parent’s “Best of the Best” reader-voted survey

MarinHealth is proud to announce that it has received three awards from Bay Area Parent Magazine’s recently published “Best of the Best” annual reader survey. The awards include, Gold recognition for Best Hospital and Best Birth Center and Silver recognition for Best Pediatrician throughout the San Francisco and Marin regions. The three accolades were awarded based votes and nominations from the publication’s readers.

Each year, thousands of participants of Bay Area Parent’s “Best of the Best” survey nominate or vote for their favorite businesses from dozens of categories and has become a trusted source for Bay Area families when searching for the best family resources within their communities. Winners are based on number of votes and categorized by industry and region including Silicon Valley, Peninsula, East Bay, and San Francisco/Marin.

“We’re very proud to have been voted and ranked as one of the top hospitals, birth centers and pediatrician groups in the Bay Area,” says David Klein, MD, Chief Executive Officer of MarinHealth. “We are committed to providing families with highest quality care to create positive outcomes and experiences, and this recognition from our own community is a great testament to what we aim to achieve here at the hospital every day.”

MarinHealth’s pediatric and maternity care encompasses a variety of expert physicians, midwives, and other professionals who provide valuable services at convenient locations. In 2020, MarinHealth opened the new Oak Pavilion, which features a state-of-the-art maternity wing with the latest high-tech equipment and luxurious private rooms with amenities such as spa showers, labor tubs, private bathrooms, and a foldout couch for a partner and labor coach. What’s more, many of the rooms have large windows that provide natural light and a beautiful view of the surrounding mountains.

Through MarinHealth’s partnership with UCSF Health, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital’s perinatal and neonatal experts offer NICU care at MarinHealth Medical Center for high-risk pregnancies and babies with special needs. The maternity program has exceptional clinical outcomes, including a low C-section rate, high VBAC rate, and a high breast-feeding rate. The hospital holds the selective and prestigious Baby-Friendly® Designation and offers an optimal level of care to promote breastfeeding. MarinHealth provides a wide range of primary and specialty care 24/7, including primary pediatric care that handles the unique needs of growing children and OBGYN care for expecting mothers.

About MarinHealth

MarinHealth is a collaboration of respected healthcare resources that have served our community well for decades. The MarinHealth entities (Medical Center, Foundation, and Medical Network) work closely to deliver coordinated, patient-centric care to the people of Marin and the greater North Bay. Residents count on MarinHealth for access to expert physicians and providers, advanced treatments and technology, and a common commitment to provide outstanding care for our patients, body, mind, and spirit.


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