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Stanford Health Care Overview

Palo Alto, CA
10000+ employees
1957
Hospital
Health Care Services & Hospitals
$2 to $5 billion (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

Mission: 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

Company Updates

  • Stanford Health Care has made the U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals Honor Roll for the sixth year in a row. The honor recognizes the top 20 hospitals nationwide. We're proud to again be recognized as one of the top hospitals in the country, said David Entwistle, president and CEO of Stanford Health Care. Our successes are a direct reflection of the tireless dedication, courage and compassion of Stanford Health Care's faculty and staff.

  • Stanford Health Care and Stanford Health Care – Valley Care have received A grades for patient safety from The Leapfrog Group, a leading national health care watchdog organization that evaluates providers based on rigorous quality and patient-safety standards.

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Stanford Health Care – Why Work With Us?


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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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Stanford Health Care Reviews

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    I have been working at Stanford Health Care full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good benefits, competitive salary, good management

    Cons

    Long hours, pricey food options

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Stanford Health Care Photos

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Stanford Health Care Interviews

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    I applied online. I interviewed at Stanford Health Care.

    Interview

    Stanford Healthcare posts all open positions on their website. The request that a CV be submitted over the website. If they are interested in speaking with you, they will contact you via email to set up a call, followed by Phone call, then in person interview.

    Interview Questions

    • How do you manage and resolve conflict among team members.   Answer Question
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Stanford Health Care Awards & Accolades

  • The Honor Roll of Best Hospitals, US News & World Report, 2015
  • Best Hospital, US News & World Report, 2015
  • Magnet Hospital for Excellence in Nursing, American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), 2015
  • HealthCare's Most Wired, Hospitals & Health Networks, 2015
  • Best Places to Work in the Bay Area, Indeed.com, 2017
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