Archive for January, 2007

About Valley Health System

January 13, 2007

Valley Health System is a Local Health Care District that owns and operates three acute hospitals and a skilled nursing facility. 

Hemet Valley Medical Center, a 340-bed facility located in Hemet,

Menifee Valley Medical Center an 84-bed facility located in Sun City, and

Moreno Valley Community Hospital a 95-bed facility located in the city of Moreno Valley.

Hemet Valley HealthCare Center, a 113- bed skilled nursing facility located in Hemet. 

District encompasses approximately 882 square miles in the San Jacinto Valley in west central Riverside County. It includes Hemet, San Jacinto, Sun City, and the surrounding unincorporated areas. Population of the District is approximately 360,000, however Moreno Valley and its primary service area are located outside the boundaries of the District.

The District was formed in 1946 and purchased as existing 18-bed hospital from the City of Hemet. Since then, Hemet Valley Medical  Center has undertaken a number of projects in expanding to its present 240 licensed bed capacity. Menifee Valley Medical Center and Moreno Valley Community Hospital were opened in 1989 and 1990 respectively.