Dominican Hospital has served the Santa Cruz community since 1941. Our administration, physicians, nurses, and entire health care team are committed to providing a healing environment for our patients and families. We are proud of the broad range of services provided at our hospital and the continuous improvements that we make to provide state of the art medical care to our patients.
The Quality Department supports the mission and vision of the hospital and Dignity Health, which is to improve the health and well-being of the community through excellence, justice, dignity, collaboration and stewardship. Our goal is to ensure the care provided to our patients is of the highest quality.
The culture of safety practiced by our staff ensures patients are protected from avoidable harm. We encourage patients to take an active role in their safe care. Our doctors, nurses and other healthcare providers welcome patient and family involvement in their care. Working as a team ensures the best outcomes for our patients.
The following links provide more detailed information about some of our quality initiatives.