Welcome to UC Davis Medical Center. We’re a nationally recognized academic medical center offering primary care for all ages, specialty care in 150 fields, and the latest treatment options and expertise for the most complex health conditions. Some highlights about us:

  • Nationally ranked in multiple specialties
  • Rated Sacramento’s top hospital
  • Home of nationally ranked children’s hospital
  • Top honors for nursing excellence
  • Patient-centered primary care model
  • Honored for technology that improves care

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Checkup on Health

Health tip: Preventing the flu

Woman covering her sneezeDuring flu season, it’s vital to take precautions and remain vigilant. Depending on your age and health status, the flu, or influenza, typically strikes suddenly and usually includes fever, aches, chills and fatigue.

While influenza symptoms can last from several days to a couple of weeks, some high-risk groups can develop severe symptoms. However, preventing the flu can be an easy task — and can make all the difference in staying healthy now and throughout the year. Learn more »