• 530.541.3420 | 2170 South Avenue, S. Lake Tahoe, CA

Purpose Statement: Consistently Exceptional Care

Barton Health is a not-for-profit, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, age, religion, creed, national origin, race or handicap in its relationship with patients, visitors or employees.


Barton Health delivers safe, high quality care and engages the community in the improvement of health and wellness.


Barton Health is the community health leader known for compassion and chosen for quality.


Barton Health is committed to integrity, collaboration and excellence through the practice of our values:

  • Safety
  • Respect
  • Image
  • Efficiency


  1. Financial Management will be achieved through the setting of annual performance targets, on-going monitoring and adjusting to variances.
  2. Quality/Safe Care will be realized by setting goals utilizing national benchmarks, participating in quality initiatives, and holding leadership responsible for the attainment of goals.
  3. Patient, Staff, and Physician Satisfaction will be achieved by facilitating feedback and utilizing the results to affect positive changes.

Adopted by the Barton Health Board of Directors October 22, 2009

Logo for Joint CommissionAccreditation Licensing

Since our inception in 1963, Barton Health has been fully accredited by Joint Commission and licensed by the state of California.

Every 3 years the hospital is scrutinized on everything from housekeeping techniques to medical care. Results of each survey have been outstanding in quality of care and delivery methods.

We strive to do our best and welcome your comments. Should you need to contact Joint Commission for additional patient care concerns, please visit their Web site, www.jointcommission.org.