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Arlin Venturina

Arlin Venturina, MD

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Principal Teaching Hospitals

UCSF Fresno carries out its training and patient care charge through a network of affiliated partners. Residents have the opportunity to work in a variety of primary training sites with an impressive list of specialists at major hospitals, health agencies and program, clinics and individual physician’s offices. Fresno County is the center of health care between Los Angeles and Sacramento. Acute care hospitals, a level one trauma center, a regional burn center and numerous non-hospital programs serve a young and culturally heterogeneous population.


Community Regional Medical Center

Community Regional Medical Center (CRMC) is part of the largest and most comprehensive hospital system in the San Joaquin Valley. Community Medical Centers (CMC) is a nonprofit, locally owned health care system that operates three acute-care hospitals and a variety of other health care facilities.

The Regional Medical Center provides inpatient and comprehensive outpatient services to patients of all ages. This 733 bed hospital offers a full range of inpatient services. Special hospital services include the only level one trauma center in the 15,000 square-mile service area between Sacramento and Los Angeles, a regional burn center, and the largest Level III neonatal intensive care unit in the Valley. The Regional Medical Center has one of the busiest birthing centers in California. It is the only hospital in the area where recovering mothers and critically ill babies can stay together for the treatments they need.

CRMC has a management services agreement with a network of primary care doctors and is active in managed care, computerization of medical records, and quality improvement/best practice efforts. Community has implemented Epic electronic health records (EHR) system in its hospitals and for more than 120 physicians in the Fresno/ Clovis area.

The Regional Medical Center has a strong partnership with UC San Francisco’s Fresno Medical Education Program. The administrative offices of the UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program are located on the CRMC campus.

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Adventist Medical Center-Reedley

AMC-Reedley is a rural hospital administered by the successful and stable Adventist Health System. The 49-bed hospital serves 12 communities in southern Fresno and Tulare counties in Central California. Services include 20 large private birth center rooms, 8 rural health clinics, 24-hour standby emergency care, lab, medical imaging and surgery services. AMC-Reedley is part of Adventist Health’s Central Valley Network that includes four acute-care hospitals.

For more information about Adventist Medical Center-Reedley and the Adventist Health System please refer to