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Stanford Health Care Overview

Stanford, CA
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
Health Care
$25 to $50 million (USD) per year
For over 160 years, Stanford Health Care has been advancing medicine together as fearless leaders and unstoppable patient advocates. Consistently ranked among the nation’s best hospitals, we are a team of pioneers, bringing groundbreaking medical research and patient ... Read more

Company Updates

  • We are proud to be ranked in the top 10 nationally for Best Hospitals to Work for in 2017 by Indeed.

    The Best Hospitals to Work For in 2017 - Indeed Blog

    We already know that doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers play a crucial role in keeping us healthy. But thanks to dramatically increasing demand for people with the skills and experience to look after us when we're sick, these professionals are poised to become even more highly valued.

  • Stanford Hospital has been recognized in the top 10 on the U.S. News & World Report's Honor Roll of the best hospitals in the country. A distinction achieved by only the top 1 percent of more than 5,000 hospitals surveyed.

    Stanford Hospital Ranks Among Top 10 in the Country

    Stanford Hospital has again been recognized as one of only 20 hospitals in the nation to earn top honors for exceptional performance in specialized, complex patient care. Out of the nearly 5,000 hospitals nationwide, only three percent earned a national ranking in any specialty in the U.S. News survey.

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Stanford Health Care – Why Work For Us?


Stanford Health Care, with multiple facilities throughout the Bay Area, is internationally renowned for leading edge and coordinated care in cancer care, neurosciences, cardiovascular medicine, surgery, organ transplant, medicine specialties, and primary care. Throughout its history, Stanford has been at the forefront of discovery and innovation, as researchers and clinicians work together to improve health, alleviate suffering, and translate medical breakthroughs into better ways to deliver patient care. Stanford Health Care: Healing humanity through science and compassion, one patient at a time. 

At Stanford Health Care, your career is supported within a distinctive hospital culture. This environment compliments the pioneering, collaborative atmosphere that has earned us our worldwide reputation for excellence.

Welcome to a community of caregivers that believes in giving their best, every time. When you join Stanford Health Care, your contributions make an impact on so many levels. As both an organization and individuals, we are uniquely committed to the C-I-CARE philosophy, emphasizing our shared commitment to respect, courtesy and a true personal connection to every person we serve. It’s what sets us apart and drives us forward as health care professionals. C-I-CARE instructs us to: 

  • Connect with people by calling them by their proper name, or the name they prefer
  • Introduce yourself and your role
  • Communicate what you are going to do, how long it will take, and the impact to the patient
  • Ask permission before entering a room, examining a patient, or undertaking an activity
  • Respond to a patient’s questions or requests promptly; anticipate patient needs
  • Exit courteously with an explanation of what will come next

At Stanford Health Care, your outstanding work deserves outstanding rewards. We offer compensation and benefits that include: 

  • Competitive salaries
  • Extensive range and benefits, both standard and elective
  • Generous paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Outstanding retirement programs
  • Credit union and employee discounts
  • Backup care, maternity services and on-site child care
  • A variety of rewards and recognition programs
  • Health and fitness programs
  • And much, much more…


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    Great technology and facilities for patients.


    expensive area. You have to pay for parking.

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Stanford Health Care Interviews



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    Anonymous Employee in Livermore, CA
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    Positive Experience
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    I applied online. I interviewed at Stanford Health Care (Livermore, CA).


    The interview consisted of two people taking turns asking questions in a small room. One was the supervisor and the other was the manager. The overall interview was an hour long.

    Interview Questions

    • If the phone was ringing, a customer was in front of you, and your coworker is asking you for a favor, how would you handle this situation? How would you prioritize the situation at hand?   1 Answer
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Stanford Health Care Awards & Accolades

  • 2016-17 Best Hospitals Honor Roll, U.S.News and World Report, 2017
  • Best Places to Work in the Bay Area,, 2017
  • Fit-Friendly Worksites Gold Award Recognition, American Heart Association, 2016
  • The Honor Roll of Best Hospitals, US News & World Report, 2016
  • Magnet Status for Nursing Excellence, ANCC Magnet, 2016
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