Shriners Hospitals for Children of Northern California is a regional pediatric medical center providing highly specialized care and rehabilitation to children with congenital conditions and complex medical needs regardless of the families' ability to pay. Located just minutes from downtown Sacramento, the Northern California Shriners Hospital treats children who have orthopaedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, cleft lip, scars from any cause, need for specialized plastic surgery and other complex surgical needs. Our hospital is a destination of choice for families throughout Northern California, the Western United States, Northwestern Mexico and Canada.
The course of care is determined individually for each patient. Each patientís path to success is fueled by private donations and driven by excellence in treatment, teaching and research. Our success is guided by our hospital mission to:
- Provide the highest quality care to children with neuro-musculoskeletal conditions, burn injuries and other special health care needs within a compassionate, family-centered and collaborative care environment.
- Provide for the education of physicians and other health care professionals
- Conduct research to discover new knowledge that improves the quality of care and quality of life of children and families
- This mission is carried out without regard to race, color, creed, sex or sect, disability, national origin or ability of a patient or family to pay