Teaching Sites


Community Regional Medical Center

Community Regional Medical Center (CRMC) is part of the largest and most comprehensive hospital system in the San Joaquin Valley. Community Medical Centers (CMC) is a nonprofit, locally owned health care system that operates three acute-care hospitals and a variety of other health care facilities.

The Regional Medical Center provides inpatient and comprehensive outpatient services to patients of all ages. This 733 bed hospital offers a full range of inpatient services. Special hospital services include the only level one trauma center in the 15,000 square-mile service area between Sacramento and Los Angeles, a regional burn center, and the largest Level III neonatal intensive care unit in the Valley. The Regional Medical Center has one of the busiest birthing centers in California. It is the only hospital in the area where recovering mothers and critically ill babies can stay together for the treatments they need.

CRMC has a management services agreement with a network of primary care doctors and is active in managed care, computerization of medical records, and quality improvement/best practice efforts. Community has implemented Epic electronic health records (EHR) system in its hospitals and for more than 120 physicians in the Fresno/ Clovis area.

The Regional Medical Center has a strong partnership with UC San Francisco’s Fresno Medical Education Program. The administrative offices of the UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program are located on the CRMC campus.