ECRMC Receives ACC Chest Pain Center Accreditation

El Centro Regional Medical Center (ECRMC) is proud to announce that it has received Chest Pain Center Accreditation from the American College of Cardiology (ACC). With this accreditation, ECRMC has access to a comprehensive suite of co-branded cardiac services designed to optimize patient outcomes and improve hospital performance.

ECRMC Awarded Hospital Accreditation from The Joint Commission

ECRMC has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Hospital Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care.

At El Centro Regional Medical Center it’s about you and your baby

ECRMC's Maternal Child provides family-centered care known as couplet care, in which mother, baby and a support person stay together from childbirth to discharge.

My IVhealth is an online health care information management tool for patients provided by ECRMC. All ECRMC inpatients over the age of 18 are eligible to sign-up.

It's Here...the da Vinci

With the help of the da Vinci® Si™ HD surgery system, patients can now experience shorter hospital stays, quicker return to normal activity, elimination of potential complications and minimal scarring.

Board of Trustees

El Centro Regional Medical Center is proud of its very active and dedicated board of trustees and medical staff. The seven members of the board are appointed by the El Centro City Council and set all policy for administration of ECRMC.

These men and women spend many hours a month in volunteer service to the hospital attending board meetings, training sessions and doing committee work.



  • Joe Picazo Jr., President
  • Cheryl Viegas-Walker, Vice President  
  • Amanda Brooke, Secretary
  • Oliver Alvarado, Board Member
  • Efrain Silva , Board Member/Council
  • Patty Maysent, Board Member/UCSD
  • Christian Tomaszewski, M.D., Board Member/UCSD
  • Elias Moukarzel, M.D., Chief of Staff/Honorary Member