2014

Blog Posts in 2014

Centinela Hospital Recognized as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by the Joint Commission
Nov 13, 2014

Centinela Hospital Medical Center is pleased to announce that it has been named one of the nation's top performers on key quality measures by The Joint Commission, the nation's oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting organization ...

Prime is far and away best candidate to buy Daughters of Charity hospitals
Oct 28, 2014

"It's beyond comprehension how the Mercury News could advocate for the potential closure of six vital community hospitals in California and the loss of pension and health benefits of 16,000 union and non-union workers. But that is ...

Patient from LAX Approved for Discharge from Centinela Hospital Medical Center
Oct 13, 2014

Inglewood, CA, October 11, 2014 – A patient who was isolated at Centinela Hospital’s emergency room after being transported from the Los Angeles International Airport earlier this week has undergone all necessary testing consistent with ...

Prime Healthcare Enters into Definitive Agreement to Acquire Daughters of Charity Health System
Oct 10, 2014

Ontario, Calif. (Oct. 10, 2014) – Prime Healthcare Services and Prime Healthcare Foundation ("Prime Healthcare") said today it will ensure continued access to quality healthcare at six struggling California hospitals it will acquire ...

Centinela Hospital Statement of Potential Ebola Patient in ER
Oct 8, 2014

A patient travelling from Liberia, was brought to the Centinela Hospital Medical Center Emergency Department last night via ambulance from Los Angeles International Airport. Ambulance personnel alerted the hospital prior to arrival so upon entry to ...

Centinela Hospital Rated as Having One of the Lowest Patient Heart Failure Death Rates in the Nation
Sep 19, 2014

According to Becker's Hospital Review, Centinela Hospital Medical Center in Inglewood, CA was one of 48 hospitals to have a 30-day death rate for heart failure patients of 8.4 or lower, some of the lowest in the nation. Centinela Hospital Medical ...

Mayor James Butts and District 1 City Councilman George Dotson Sign Final Structural Steel Beam for Expanded ER at Centinela Hospital
Aug 27, 2014

Inglewood Mayor James T. Butts and District 1 City Councilman George Dotson recently became part of Centinela Hospital history as they placed their signatures on the last piece of structural steel destined for the expanded Emergency Department at the ...

Save the Date - Centinela Hospital Health Fair Coming October 18, 2014
Jul 28, 2014

Save the Date! The 5th Annual Centinela Hospital Health Fair is taking place on Saturday, October 18, 2014. We are partnering with the City of Inglewood to hold the event at the Hollywood Park parking lot in conjunction with the Citywide Yard Sale. ...

Centinela Hospital to Hold Blood Drive on May 27th
May 20, 2014

Centinela Hospital Medical Center in conjunction with the American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive at the hospital on Tuesday, May 27th. There is a critical shortage of blood in Los Angeles County so let's do our part in making every pint ...

Dr. Prem Reddy, Chairman, President and CEO of Prime Healthcare Services Named to Modern Healthcare's 2014 Top 25 Minority Executives in Healthcare
May 8, 2014

Dr. Prem Reddy, Chairman, President and CEO of Prime Healthcare Services Named to Modern Healthcare’s 2014 Top 25 Minority Executives in Healthcare

Centinela Hospital Ranked as One of the Top 25 Hospitals in the Nation With the Highest Value-Based Purchasing Scores
Jan 23, 2014

Centinela Hospital Ranked as One of the Top 25 Hospitals in the Nation With the Highest Value-Based Purchasing Scores by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Inglewood, CA, January 23, 2014 – Centinela Hospital Medical Center, an ...