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Sierra View Medical Center

465 W. Putnam Ave. Porterville, California 93257, US
Sierra View Medical Center

Healthcare Services in Porterville

Sierra View Medical Center is a service of the Sierra View Local Health Care District, which offers a 167-bed, full-service acute care facility located in Porterville, California.

The medical center serves the Southern Sequoia region of California's Central Valley and is the pre-eminent health care provider in the area. Thanks to an expert care team and advanced equipment and facilities, Sierra View is able to provide excellent health care services in a compassionate environment where patients and their families feel comfortable. Some of our most notable services include the outstanding Roger S. Good Cancer Treatment Center, Urology Clinic, which is a partnership with USC Keck Medicine, and our Wound Healing Center in partnership with Healogics.


Our center is fully accredited by The Joint Commission, and we have been designated as the only Baby-Friendly hospital in the South Valley. In order to provide our community with convenient access to high-quality health services, we have partnered with many local health organizations such as Valley Children’s Hospital, Healogics, and First 5 Tulare County. We are committed to making healthcare more accessible to you and your family.

About Sierra View Medical Center

As a 167-bed, full-service acute care facility, Sierra View Medical Center is Porterville’s premier hospital and healthcare center. Located in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountain range, our facility is equipped with cutting-edge medical technology and state of the art equipment

Since our doors opened in 1958, we have grown extensively from our campus size to our level of quality care and services we are able to provide our community. Today, Sierra View Medical Center is a proud Baby-Friendly Designated hospital and Pioneer in Quality™ organization. Our facilities have also earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission's national standards for quality healthcare and safety.

We are proud to provide exceptional healthcare services to our patients and strive to create a comfortable, welcoming, and compassionate environment for both our patients and their guests. Our team is committed to compassionate quality care and improving the Sierra View experience each and every day.

Learn More About Us

Sierra View Medical Center is a not-for-profit, public entity, which is governed by an elected five-member board of directors.

In accordance with fostering a culture of safety, any individual can report concerns about safety or the quality of care received to The Joint Commission by calling (630) 792-5800. The Joint Commission is located at One Renaissance Blvd. Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181.

For any situation that poses a health risk to the public, please contact the California Department of Public Health by calling (916) 328-3605.

About Us

Serving California’s Central Valley, Sierra View Medical Center (SVMC) stands out as an exceptional healthcare employer. With 167 beds, state-of-the-art technology and facilities, and a comprehensive service line, we are committed to truly making an impact in our community. To help fulfill our mission, we need dedicated employees who are excited to promote health, ensure access to our high-quality healthcare services, and support our family-oriented culture.


Who We Need

Our pursuit of excellence is based on the premise that “It’s the right thing to do!” We embrace our people through a shared sense of purpose of service to others. If this sounds like the environment for you, we welcome you to apply to our open positions. We have opportunities in the following areas:

Are you an RN?

We have some amazing opportunities at SVMC for RNs. In addition to very competitive salaries and benefits, we offer a $10,000 sign on bonus and relocation assistance for qualified applicants. We also have programs for tuition reimbursement and succession planning.


What We Offer

Along with offering competitive salaries, Sierra View Medical Center is honored to support our employees with a comprehensive benefits package and other perks. We really pride ourselves on our culture--it’s what makes working here more than just a job.


  • Retirement Plan (up to 6% match)
  • Vacation/Holiday/Sick Pay
  • Annual Merit Salary Increase
  • Shift Differential for Evening and Night Shifts
  • Sign-on Bonus and Relocation Assistance for Qualified Positions/Candidates
  • Medical/Dental/Vision
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Amusement Park Discounts
  • Employee Raffles
  • Flexible Spending Acccounts
  • Life Insurance
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Employee + Family Discount for utilization of SVMC Sevices

Exceptional Culture

Our full-service line and state-of-the-art technology are certainly impressive,  however, our people are truly the heart of Sierra View Medical Center. Learn more about what makes our culture so great.


Life in The Central Valley

Are you thinking about relocating to the area? Central California has a lot to offer. Learn more about life in The Central Valley.