Residents of Bakersfield have several healthcare options available to them, including regional providers Kaiser Permanente, Encompass Health, Adventist Health, and Dignity Health. There are no dedicated children’s hospitals in Bakersfield. Advanced Women’s Health Center, Inc. offers a full range of services to women at every stage of life.
U.S. News ranks Adventist Health Bakersfield as the #1 hospital in the area. Adventist Health Bakersfield received the Leapfrog Group “A” Rating for patient safety and is high performing in six procedures and conditions, including:
Bakersfield Memorial Hospital, one of three Dignity Health facilities in the area, rates as high performing in four procedures and conditions, including:
Marriage counselors or couples counselors are trained to help you explore and navigate your relationship. Couples therapy can help you and your partner resolve conflicts affecting your relationship and effectively keep a relationship healthy. Some couples seek therapy to improve communication skills, resolve conflict, restore lost trust or intimacy, or form a stronger bond. When looking for a professional, look for credentials such as Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT). Studies have shown that in-person and online couples therapy can have a positive impact on your relationship.