Alameda County Birthing Hospitals


Alameda County Department of Child Support Services (DCSS) has an agreement or a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with 8 birthing hospitals. According to the agreement hospitals will provide the new parents with the opportunity to complete the Declaration of Paternity and then submits the completed declarations to the State Paternity Opportunity Program for final review and processing.


  • Alta Bates Medical Center
  • Kaiser San Leandro
  • Kaiser Oakland
  • St. Rose Hospital
  • Alameda Co. Medical Center (Highland Hospital)
  • Eden Medical Center
  • Valley Care Medical Center
  • Washington Hospital


The POP Coordinator is the liaison between ACDCSS and the above 8 Alameda County birthing hospitals, the Department of Vital Records, and the State POP analyst.