Training Sites


St. Bernardine Medical Center

Dignity Health St. Bernardine Medical Center was founded in San Bernardino 1931 by the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word. It has grown into a 342-bed not-for-profit health care facility with the latest technology and offers a full continuum of services, from family care to the most advanced heart surgery, treating an average of 79,000 individuals in the Emergency Department, delivering 2,100 babies and admitting more than 15,000 patients for treatment each year.

As one of the largest heart programs in Southern California, the Inland Empire Heart & Vascular Institute at St. Bernardine Medical Center has helped define the concept of special-care units by offering everything related to heart care in one convenient location. Services offered include high volumes of complex coronary PCI, TAVR, Watchman, MitraClip, and full-scale cardiothoracic surgery. It is the regional leader in cardiac care, nationally recognized by the medical community, and known for its achievements, its innovative thinking, and its complete focus on each individual heart. Since 1960, the Inland Empire Heart & Vascular Institute has treated each patient with compassion in one of the most innovative cardiac care environments in Southern California.

Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans Hospital

The VA Loma Linda Healthcare System, provides outstanding health care, trains future health care providers, and conducts important medical research. Locations serving the San Bernardino and Riverside counties in California include the Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans Hospital and the ambulatory care center in Loma Linda.

At VA Loma Linda Healthcare System, the teaching hospital provides a full range of services, with state-of-the-art technology as well as education and research. Founded in 1977, VA Loma Linda Healthcare System has been improving the health of more than 72,000 veterans who live in San Bernardino and Riverside counties. 


UCR Health Multispecialty Center

Established alongside the School of Medicine at the University of California, Riverside, UCR Health is growing to meet the healthcare needs of the region – new office locations, new physicians and more specialties – bringing innovative, culturally sensitive medical care to the community. Patient-centered primary care and specialty services deliver university-based healthcare excellence and innovation to the Riverside, San Bernardino, and Orange County communities. 

Pulse Cardiology

Pulse Cardiology is the Inland Empire’s premier cardiology group, offering patients convenient access to its full-service cardiac intervention programs. The physician team has earned a reputation in the community and among colleagues for excellence in heart care with the delivery of proven, evidence-based medicine. An integral part of the cardiovascular services, the Cadence Vein Institute (working along with Pulse Cardiology) specializes in the advanced treatment of vein disease including varicose veins, spider veins, and venous insufficiency.