John Muir Medical Center, Concord is a 267-licensed bed hospital that serves Contra Costa and southern Solano counties. The medical center has long been recognized as a preeminent center for cancer care and cardiac care, including open heart surgery and interventional cardiology. Other areas of specialty include general surgery, orthopedic, and neurology programs. John Muir Medical Center, Concord is accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC), a national surveyor of quality patient care.
John Muir Medical Center, Concord
Entrance and Parking
The main entrance to the John Muir Medical Center, Concord off of Almond Avenue. Our parking lot has 82 patient and visitor parking spaces. Additional parking for patients and visitors will continue to be available behind the medical center adjacent to the Emergency Department entrance, which can be accessed along Park Ave.
Along with increased signage, an attendant is available at the main entrance parking lot to direct traffic and provide a map, if needed, to the alternate patient and visitor parking area.
Most Nursing Units
11:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Visitors are welcome at any time, provided the patient is rested.
Critical Care Units (Intensive Care and Cardiac Care)
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM and 4:30 to 11:00 PM
Visits are restricted to immediate adult family members.
Before each visit, please use the in-house phones located by the waiting room.
Additional Information About Visiting
When allowed, children under 12 years of age must be supervised by an adult at all times. Children must be healthy and have current immunizations for contagious diseases.
Please protect our patients. Do not visit if:
- You don't feel well.
- You have a fever or the flu.
- You have a cold or a sore throat.
- You have recently been exposed to and have never had chicken pox, measles or mumps.
If you need further assistance, do not hesitate to ask the Floor Nurse or a Volunteer.
Breakfast: 7:00 to 10:00 AM, daily
Lunch: 11:15 AM to 2:00 PM, daily
Dinner: 5:00 to 6:45 PM, weekdays
First floor of Concord Campus, next to Gift Shop.
Monday to Friday
9:30 AM to 4:00 PM, and 4:00 to 7:00 PM, when volunteers are available
Saturday and Sunday
Open when volunteers are available
Gift Shop Phone: (925) 674-2161
Contact us to register for all inpatient and outpatient hospital procedures and appointments.
Provides coordination of care throughout the entire course of treatment with case managers who assess, plan, facilitate, and advocate for patients.
HIV AIDS Program
Offers education, support, and a multidisciplinary team of doctors, nurses, and dietitians to provide expert care to patients with HIV/AIDS.
A team of hospital-based doctors will work closely with your doctors (including surgeons, specialists and primary care), nursing, and other hospital staff to make sure you are receiving high quality care throughout your hospital stay.
Provides nurses to long-term care facilities to educate, train, and consult on best practices for infection prevention and control.
A medical procedure that uses shock waves to break up stones in the kidney, bladder, or ureter.
Volunteers on staff direct patients to the hospital room, facility, or department they are searching for.
Lung Health Services (Pulmonary Rehabilitation)
Offers comprehensive care and support to patients with choronic lung disease so they can achieve their highest level of function and independence.
Provides patients with rehabilitaion services to keep lymphedema, a chronic condition in which excess fluid accumulates in the body, under control.
Directs patients to the hospital room, facility, or department they are searching for.
Provides patients and former patients of John Muir Health access to and copies of medical records.
The use of radioactive materials in the diagnosis, management, and treatment of disease.
Offers nutrition counseling to patients requiring specialized diets in the treatment of a wide range of health conditions, from pregnancy to cardiovascular disease.
Outpatient Rehabilitation Services
Provides rehabiliation specialists and a complete range of services to help patients recover from illness or injury so they can reach their highest level of function.
Information to assist patients in finding services, preparing for a hospital stay, requesting medical records, or getting help financially to pay for services.
Offers pharmaceutical care from efficient delivery of medicine to straightforward, professional consultations, always taking the steps necessary to safeguard the health of patients.
Provides medical care and services to patients with respiratory conditions from pulmonary disease to asthma, including exercise programs, support groups, and rehabilitation.
Provides patients with specially trained safety officers who ensure patient safety and security.
Provides medical social workers to advocate for patients, help plan care, and connect patients to resources as they transition from one care setting to another.
Provides state-of-the-art inpatient and outpatient surgical services in Walnut Creek and Concord, inlcuding minimally invasive, robotic, weight loss, and cardiac surgeries.
About Our Classes, Screenings or Support Groups
Education is a first step to making a healthier you. John Muir Health hosts classes, support groups, and special events to improve your overall well-being. For details about what's offered at this location select one from the list on the left-hand side. If you want to check out all of our classes, screenings or support groups at any location, then click "See all classes, screenings and support group." When you get to that page, you'll see a way to filter by location at the bottom left of the page.
Online Pre-registration Form
Use this online registration form for most surgeries, tests, and procedures including births, radiology (ultrasound, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, x-rays), mammography, cardiac tests (angiography, EKG), endoscopy, digestive tract and eye procedures, lab work, and all preoperative tests.
Other Registration Forms
Use one of the forms on this list to register for other services, for advance directives, and to apply for financial assistance.