Plumas District Hospital named a Rural Center of Excellence

U.C. Davis Health has named Plumas District Hospital as its newest Rural Center of Excellence.

The special designation recognizes the Quincy-based health provider for becoming a training site for U.C. Davis medical students and for its emphasis on quality clinical care, especially in areas such as maternity services, medical training and performance improvement.

“U.C. Davis established its Rural Centers of Excellence program to help advance the delivery of health care for patients in rural areas and to create pathways that will encourage more physicians to practice in rural communities,” said David Lubarsky, CEO of U.C. Davis Health and vice chancellor for Human Health Sciences at U.C. Davis. “Our program creates collaborative partnerships with community providers like Plumas District Hospital, with the goal of improving clinical care access for patients in rural areas and reducing health disparities.”

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