One New Name. An Extensive Network of Care.

Tenet Health Central Coast is an integrated healthcare system consisting of two acute care hospitals and several affiliated entities, including primary and specialty care, outpatient imaging and laboratories across the Central Coast. We remain committed to meeting the healthcare needs of the communities we serve and becoming the system of choice for both residents and visitors to this region. Unifying our resources under the Tenet Health Central Coast brand gives us the opportunity to enhance care coordination and access to the specialized services we bring to the region. Our network of medical professionals serves many diverse communities throughout the Central Coast, enabling all that come through our doors access to quality, coordinated care and advanced specialty services at convenient locations.

About Tenet Health Central Coast

Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center

As the largest hospital in San Luis Obispo County, Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center strives to produce optimal outcomes and exceptional patient experiences to the community it serves. With 162 beds, Sierra Vista puts advanced technology into the hands of experienced medical specialists to deliver quality healthcare. High-level services include neurosurgery, orthopedics, obstetrics, perinatology (high-risk pregnancy), neonatology (high-risk newborn care), pediatrics, cancer care, stroke, gastroenterology and trauma. Fully accredited by The Joint Commission, Sierra Vista houses the largest Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit between Santa Barbara and Salinas, the only dedicated pediatric unit in San Luis Obispo County and serves as the county’s designated trauma center. Additionally, Baby-Friendly USA designated Sierra Vista as an internationally recognized Baby-Friendly birth facility.

Twin Cities Community Hospital

Twin Cities Community Hospital, a 122-bed acute care hospital, has been caring for the communities of Northern San Luis Obispo County since 1977. With a medical staff of more than 200 physicians and 400 caregivers and support staff, the hospital specializes in emergency care, obstetrics, orthopedics, digestive disorders, wound care and a broad array of medical, surgical and outpatient services. Twin Cities Community Hospital earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® with distinction for its knee replacement program and was the first hospital in San Luis Obispo County to earn the LGBTQ Healthcare Equality “Leader” designation from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. In addition, the hospital is recognized as a Blue Distinction Center+ for Knee and Hip Replacement Surgery. Baby-Friendly USA designated Twin Cities Community Hospital as an internationally recognized Baby-Friendly birth facility. The hospital also reports one of the lowest Cesarean section rates in the State of California.

Primary & Specialty Care

Formerly known as First California Physician Partners (FPCC), our distinguished network of providers are committed to providing our patients with outstanding care and service at every encounter. Skilled physicians and a caring, compassionate staff focus on ensuring that every patient has a positive and hassle-free experience with personalized attention from the moment they walk through the door. Our modern, comfortable facilities are equipped with advanced diagnostic and treatment technologies and are conveniently located close to your home and office. In addition to primary care and internal medicine, our current specialists include obstetrics, gynecology, gastroenterology, neurology and endocrinology. Tenet Health Central Coast Primary & Specialty Care physicians are currently accepting new patients.

Selma Carlson Diagnostic Center

Selma Carlson Diagnostic Center was established in 1985 by Sierra Vista then CEO, Glen Carlson. Carlson named the facility in honor of his mother who died of breast cancer early in his life. Originally focused on women’s services, the center has evolved over the years to meet the needs of the community and includes some of the most advanced imaging technology on the Central Coast for men, women and children. As a free standing outpatient diagnostic imaging center, patients can expect service that is convenient, simple and affordable. Imaging services at Selma Carlson Diagnostic Imaging Center include 3T MRI, 3D mammography, computed tomography (CT), ultrasound, fluoroscopic imaging, x-ray and bone density (DEXA) scanning. Selma Carlson Diagnostic Center is accredited by the American College of Radiology.

Templeton Imaging Center

Templeton Imaging is a comprehensive, freestanding diagnostic imaging center. For patients and physicians, we deliver quality diagnostic imaging that’s convenient, simple and affordable. With advanced technology operated by our qualified and caring professionals, we are confident that your visit with us will be a pleasant experience. Our expert licensed technologists and board certified and sub-specialty radiologists deliver the highest quality results to ensure diagnostic accuracy. Outpatient imaging services at the center include 3T MRI, 3D mammography, Savi-SCOUT® wireless breast tumor localization, computed tomography (CT), ultrasound, fluoroscopic imaging, x-ray and bone density (DEXA) scanning. Templeton Imaging Center is accredited by the American College of Radiology.

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