DSH – Atascadero: Contact Information

If you have any questions or would like any visitor information, we welcome your inquiries. The main phone line can connect you to any department at the hospital. Call the Human Resources Department for any inquiries involving employment or internships. Contact the Public Information Officer for any visitor or family member questions, media inquires, or general information about the hospital.


Main Phone: (805) 468-2000

Mailing Address:

Department of State Hospitals - Atascadero
P.O. Box 7001
Atascadero, CA 93423-7001

Street Address:

Department of State Hospitals - Atascadero
10333 El Camino Real
Atascadero, CA 93422

Fax: (805) 468-6011
TDD: (805) 468-2009

Patient Records Request

Fax: (805) 468-2582
Email: ashroi@dsh.ca.gov

Records request form:

Phillip Koziel
Public Information Officer
Office: (805) 468-2008
Fax Number: (805) 468-2472

Melinda Howard
Human Resource Department Director
Employment Office: (805) 468-3384
Fax Number: (805) 468-3386
Email address: ASHEmployment@dsh.ca.gov

DSH-Atascadero is accredited by the Joint Commission, an independent, not-for-profit organization that accredits and certifies health care organizations and programs in the United States. The hospital is evaluated by unannounced surveys at least every three years to check its compliance with nationally established standards. If you have concerns about patient safety or the quality of care provided, you can contact the hospital management or The Joint Commission to report your concerns.