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Whittier Hospital is among just 7% of hospitals nationwide to receive a 5-star Overall Hospital Rating out of more than 4,500 Medicare-certified hospitals rated. This rating summarizes a variety of measures across seven areas of quality into a single ...
We are pleased to announce the expansion of our Pediatric Subacute Unit. The 8-bed expansion brings the unit to 30 beds. “We are very grateful for all the hard work that has brought us to this day” said Richard Castro, Whittier ...
The CMS Five-Star ratings provided above will be displayed for your nursing home on the Care Compare website on or around February 24, 2021. The health inspection rating incorporates data reported through January 31, 2021. The time periods for each ...
WHITTIER, Calif., Feb. 3, 2020 – Whittier Hospital Medical Center received the 2019 Patient Safety Honor Roll Award from the California Health and Human Services Agency (CHHS), Cal Hospital Compare (CHC) and Hospital Quality Institute (HQI). ...
WHITTIER, Calif., Nov. 7, 2019 – Whittier Hospital Medical Center was awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group ’s fall 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. The designation recognizes Whittier Hospital Medical Center’s ...
WHITTIER, Calif., May 15, 2019 – Whittier Hospital Medical Center was awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group ’s spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. The designation recognizes Whittier Hospital Medical Center’s ...
Whittier Hospital Medical Center was awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group ’s spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. The designation recognizes Whittier Hospital Medical Center’s efforts in protecting patients from harm ...
The February 2019 5-Star ratings provided above will be displayed for your nursing home on the Nursing Home Compare (NHC) website February 27, 2019. The Quality Measure (QM) Rating that will be posted is based on MDS 3.0 quality measures using data ...
Whittier Hospital Medical Center is proud to sponsor the 2nd International Conference of AI in Healthcare taking place July 19-21, 2019. This year's theme is "AI in Quality and Patient Safety." Abstracts are currently being accepted. ...
The March 2018 Five-Star ratings provided above will be displayed for your nursing home on the Nursing Home Compare (NHC) website on March 28, 2018. The Quality Measure (QM) Rating that will be posted is based on MOS 3. 0 quality measures using data ...
Whittier Hospital Medical Center is proud to be a sponsor of the International Conference of Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare taking place at the Langham Hotel, Pasadena, CA, March 7-9, 2018. Artificial Intelligence has had a great impact on the ...
Sixty years ago this week, Whittier Hospital Medical Center opened its doors. On Wednesday the 178-bed acute care hospital celebrated the anniversary with a special luncheon for its employees and administration, with some of them reminiscing about ...
Hospital’s Pediatric Sub-Acute Care Unit Scores High in All Categories 5 Years in a Row Whittier Hospital Medical Center’s 22-bed pediatric sub-acute care unit has received national accolades in the eighth annual Best Nursing Homes ...
Hospital’s Pediatric Sub-Acute Care Unit Scores High in All Categories 4 Years in a Row Whittier Hospital Medical Center’s 22-bed pediatric sub-acute care unit has received national accolades in the seventh annual Best Nursing Homes ...
Walking through the pediatric subacute unit at Whittier Hospital Medical Center can bring tears to your eyes. As you see the suffering of all the boys and girls in the unit, your realize that the hospital is their home. "Some of our kids are so ...
It wasn't a birthday party but there were cake, food and presents at Whittier Hospital Medical Center. About 25 Whittier seniors who meet weekly at the hospital's activity center gave beautiful knitted hats blankets and booties to about 40 ...