La Palma Intercommunity Hospital

7901 Walker St, La Palma CA, 90623

(714) 670-7400

61% of patients would definitely recommend this hospital.

La Palma Intercommunity Hospital has achieved 6 quality award distinctions in the last 12 months.

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Hospital Quality Awards

La Palma Intercommunity Hospital has been recognized by Healthgrades for 1 Hospital Quality Award in the last 12 months

Clinical Quality Awards

La Palma Intercommunity Hospital has been recognized by Healthgrades for 5 Clinical Quality Awards in the last 12 months

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Our Clinical Quality

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Clinical Quality: Cardiac

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* Number of cases may not represent total volume.

Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 81 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 161 cases.

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Better Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Critical Care

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Diabetic Emergencies

Mortality Based Rating on 40 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 52 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 472 cases.

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Better Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Gastrointestinal

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Bowel Obstruction

Mortality Based Rating on 43 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 31 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 88 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 86 cases.

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Better Than Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 42 hospital cases and a national average of 119 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Neurosciences

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 65 cases.

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Better Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 63 hospital cases and a national average of 234 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Pulmonary

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality Based Rating on 180 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 149 cases.

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Better Than Expected
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Our Patient Experience

After leaving the hospital, patients are randomly selected to answer the standardized, multiple-question survey developed by the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS). Healthgrades obtains this survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

61% of patients would definitely
recommend this hospital

  • La Palma Intercommunity Hospital
  • National average
  • Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10 (high)

  • Doctors always communicated well

  • Nurses always communicated well

  • Patients always received help as soon as they wanted

  • Staff always explained

  • Pain was always well controlled

  • Always quiet at night

  • Room was always clean

  • Yes, staff did give patients this information

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Our Patient Safety Ratings

Patient safety ratings show you how well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications. Look for hospitals that are rated “Better Than Expected" or "As Expected" to reduce your risk.

Rated Better Than Expected in 2 safety indicators

  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

Rated As Expected in 9 safety indicators

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site

Rated Worse Than Expected in 0 safety indicators

0 Events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
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La Palma Intercommunity Hospital

7901 Walker St
La Palma, CA 90623