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Location Details for San Diego Medical Center


San Diego Medical Center 4647 Zion Ave. San Diego, California 92120

At San Diego Medical Center, approximately 830 physicians and 7,300 employees meet the needs of nearly 500,000 county residents. A nationally recognized hospital, San Diego Medical Center offers a variety of specialized services, including infectious disease care, genetics, and occupational health care. With nearly 400 beds, 12 labor and delivery beds, 56 Emergency Department beds, and a nearby occupational health center, San Diego Medical Center also offers specialty care, including pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, neonatal intensive care, and neurosurgery.

Supported by 21 medical office buildings located throughout the county, San Diego Medical Center is the only hospital in San Diego to receive the Consumer Choice award from the National Research Corporation. The Pacific Business Group on Health has awarded Kaiser Permanente three blue ribbons for outstanding health care.

Our facility’s strong internal education program is enhanced by a close association with the School of Medicine at the University of California, San Diego, including residency affiliations in general surgery, neurosurgery, obstetrics/gynecology, and gastroenterology. In addition, San Diego Medical Center collaborates with the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and other national programs to conduct clinical research.

Parking is free and available to both employees and members.

Shuttle service is available from nearby facilities.

Accessible by public transportation?

Related links:
City of San Diego www.sandiego.gov
San Diego Chamber of Commerce www.sdchamber.org
Cost-of-Living Information www.bankrate.com/calculators/savings/moving-cost-of-living-calculator.aspx
General Relocation Information www.homefair.com

Visit our facility on kp.org.

San Diego Medical Center Office Photo

Career Areas

San Diego Medical Center 4647 Zion Ave. San Diego, California 92120

Behavioral and mental health

As a behavioral or mental health professional at Kaiser Permanente, you'll help our members on their journey toward better health. Collaborating with other departments and disciplines, you'll provide appropriate, quality treatment to patients with behavioral health concerns, psychological crises, and other bio-psychological problems.

We trust your ability to do what's right for your patients—and give you the tools, resources, and encouragement you need to do just that. We offer highly collaborative multidisciplinary work settings with access to the latest technologies and equipment. Working as part of our integrated team, you'll have the support of a vast network of medical professionals and specialists with whom you can discuss treatments and share responsibilities. This level of teamwork translates into higher-quality care and greater professional reward.

Specialty settings include the following:*

  • Addiction Medicine
  • Center for Counseling and Learning (Los Angeles)
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Employee Assistance
  • Geriatrics
  • Help Line
  • Home Health
  • Hospice
  • Medical Social Work
  • Palliative Care
  • Pediatrics
  • Psychiatry

*May vary by facility.







San Diego Medical Center 4647 Zion Ave. San Diego, California 92120

National Pharmaceutical Association Convention

At the National Pharmaceutical Association Convention you can network with pharmacists and students.

Visit Kaiser Permanente at our booth to learn more about our pharmacy opportunities.

In order to visit us, please ensure that you have satisfied any conference registration requirements.

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