Birth certificates are obtained through Alameda County. When you have a baby at Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare, you are asked to complete a form that is sent by Medical Records to Alameda County. The county forwards appropriate information to the Social Security Administration, which automatically mails a Social Security card to you as the parent(s). Birth certificates can be requested by calling Alameda County Offices at .

Stanford Health Care - ValleyCare employs information exchange in certain situations. If you have questions about this process, please contact our Health Information Management Services Department directly at 925-373-8019.

Stanford Health Care - ValleyCare has a special line for people who are hearing impaired. For TDD and TTY, please call 925-416-3422.