Centinela Hospital Medical Center

61%

Patients that would definitely recommend
9% lower than the national average

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical care of women during and after childbirth

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

No events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

6 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

7 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Data Source

Patient Experience

Patient experience measures tell you how patients felt about the care they received at the hospital. These measures are based on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

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62%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
7% lower than the national average

61%

Would definitely recommend
9% lower than the national average

Centinela Hospital Medical Center

National Average

Communication with doctors

Percent of patients who said that doctors always listened to them and explained things well

100%50%0%74%81%

Communication with nurses

Percent of patients who said that nurses always listened to them and explained things well

100%50%0%74%78%

Communication about medicines

Percent of patients who said that staff always explained medicines before giving them to patients

100%50%0%63%63%

Discharge Information

Percent of patients who said they were given information about recovering at home

100%50%0%83%84%

Care Transition

Percent of patients who said they understood their care needs when they left the hospital

100%50%0%37%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

Percent of patients who said they always received help quickly from hospital staff

100%50%0%67%66%

Centinela Hospital Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

Percent of patients who said the area around their rooms was always kept quiet at night

100%50%0%47%60%

Cleanliness

Percent of patients who said their room and bathroom were always kept clean

100%50%0%69%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Hurst was very caring and made me feel comfortable every step of the process. From beginning to end I felt safe and taken care of. Great Pre care and after care. He will even pray with you if you are a believer. I definitely would recommend Dr. Hurst on any day

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Hurst

Very good. He did an excellent job on my right knee replacement surgery . He has the expertise and caring attitude. With good bedside manners. His staff are polite and helpful too

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Stevenson

Dr. Lott & His Staff went above and beyond to fit me in before my insurance expired! Personalble & Professional Doc & Staff!

Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Lott

I would not recommend Dr Pak to treat a dog. He ignores family concerns regarding his dialysis patients. He never returns phone calls. His office staff is very rude and unprofessional.

Lynn Godley May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Pak

Cindy GerardiNadeau May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Younes

I had a recent surgery done by Dr. Hurst, amazing ! After my first meeting with Dr. Hurst. I knew I was going to be with one of the Best! Not only gifted and skilled, he cares, he's supportive and he's with you all the way. Thank you for all the love you bring!

May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Hurst

Dr. Bridges saved my life. Three specialist did not know what my problem was. Diagnosed after first test. Ten years later, I am telling you that he corrected the problem, I feel fine, and he is the best. Hardworking, pleasant staff and physician.

Suzanne Mingleton May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Bridges

Jose A. Bretones May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Bridges

Jack Edward Brockman May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Ahmed

Front office staff is nice. Long wait in the waiting room. Doctor is short and unfriendly.

Another patient May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Hekmat

He is an awesome doctor. Really cares and listens to his patients. I would recommend him to anybody. Great experience

Jeffrey Koch May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Kheradyar

John Hegstad Mar 27 2020

Review for Dr. Niknam

Poor, overflowing trash, incompetent office staff, poor communication skills, many mistakes

Sid Mar 24 2020

Review for Dr. Trivedi

Kim Sinclair Mar 23 2020

Review for Dr. Parnell

Mar 20 2020

Review for Dr. Morshedi-Meibodi

Mar 16 2020

Review for Dr. McKillop

Dr. Hakimian is wonderful! He listen to me and answered each question. Dr. Hakimian really cares about me, not just my physical health but mentally, and spiritually. I never felt rushed and I am happy to say he is now my doctor.

pamone Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Hakimian

Excellent care given. Took the time to explain everything to me.

R. Schpak Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Kalmanson

If I could put into words what Dr. Henderson's professionalism and caring as a physician meant to me I would start weeping, because he actually cares and respect his patients.

Ann Williams Mar 01 2020

Review for Dr. Henderson

Horrible, I wish I could have given him a 0.

Feb 25 2020

Review for Dr. Pak

He is a great doctor

Leslie Card Feb 18 2020

Review for Dr. Kohanim

James Feb 14 2020

Review for Dr. Henderson

Dr Ali morshedi meibodi is one of the few drs that actually cares about his patient. His staff are excellent as well. If you need to see a cardiologist I highly recommend seeing him.

Dorsa Feb 13 2020

Review for Dr. Morshedi-Meibodi

He was my doctor about 31 years ago and helped me through my Endometriosis And infertility. He delivered my one and only child.

L. D. Reed Feb 08 2020

Review for Dr. Mba

Robert Feb 05 2020

Review for Dr. Lemoine

FOR MY OPINION, THE BEST DOCTOR I HAVE EVER SEEN, PERIOD. SO EASY TO TALK TO, TELL EXACTLY WHAT IS GOING ON, AND LEAVE CONFIDENT THAT MY SPECIFICS ARE DEALT WITH, SORRY TO SEE HER RETIREMENT!!!

J.M. Feb 02 2020

Review for Dr. Mitchell

Jan 30 2020

Review for Dr. Mba

Josiane mizraki Jan 29 2020

Review for Dr. Songhorian

Jan 26 2020

Review for Dr. Friedberg

would love to be able to rate, however, Dr. Pak who is the attending physician at Culver West has failed to visit my father who has been there for almost a week. since there is no way to leave a zero I am leaving the lowest grade

Jan 24 2020

Review for Dr. Pak

Dr Songorian is an excellent dentist and their office is very professional. They are also very reasonable. I would highly recommend him.

Wally de la Puente Jan 19 2020

Review for Dr. Songhorian

Spider bite. Doctor was superb in every way. A good natured and easy going polite doctor. So rare these days.

Paul E Jan 17 2020

Review for Dr. Omer

D. Jones Jan 16 2020

Review for Dr. Houston

He is my Dr. for the last 14 years and I have nothing to complain about it. He is an amazing Doctor.

Alice Moreira Howe Jan 15 2020

Review for Dr. Sciabbarrasi

Dr. Ali Morshedi Meibodi is my favorite doctor. His office was very, very clean and he was able to assist me within a reasonable amount of time. His staff where very nice and welcoming. I would recommend this doctor by all means.

Dec 23 2019

Review for Dr. Morshedi-Meibodi

Dec 18 2019

Review for Dr. Helmy

Soosung Lee Dec 14 2019

Review for Dr. Bridges

Always a pleasure to visit my doc .Always so friendly and courteous.He doesn’t rush me .He listens to me always .

Monica Graham Dec 10 2019

Review for Dr. Helmy

Dec 04 2019

Review for Dr. Henderson

Ruben Camacho Nov 21 2019

Review for Dr. Johnson

Highly recommend Dr Yokoyama, thorough, educated, soft-spoken, knowledgeable. Dr did my husbands lobe-ectomy, they got all the cancer... and he remains cancer free

Linda Sue Noga Nov 19 2019

Review for Dr. Yokoyama

I have been a patient of Dr Olelewe for 7 years now. I'm also an RN. She is very knowledgeable and up to date. She is also very compassionate.

Nov 09 2019

Review for Dr. Olelewe

I never got to see Dr Clark. The office staff was so incompetent & had so much attitude, I gave up and walked out.

Richard S in LA - Nov 09 2019

Review for Dr. Clark

Nhora Lavin Nov 07 2019

Review for Dr. Simmons

Dr. Chandran is a very gifted surgeon. I am satisfied with every aspect of my total knee replacement. His follow through is thorough and complete. He even gets on the phone to talk with you after surgery. A+ is all ways. Thank you, Dr. Chandran.

Darlene K. Nov 07 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

Oct 22 2019

Review for Dr. Diop

Broke my clavicle on my motorcycle and Dr.Chandran fit me in into his busy schedule and had me in surgery two days after seeing me. Surgery came out great and I now have my bone in one piece instead of two detached pieces. I have don't have any pain and the scar is not even noticeable.

H. C. Oct 10 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

Marta A. Oct 03 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

This is one of th best MD I've ever been to. And I have been to quite a few in my lifetime she is an amazing doctor.

Gabrielle Oct 01 2019

Review for Dr. Deorosan

Great doctor !!!

Denise M. Sep 26 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

Honest. Technically knowledgable. Genuine and cares about bettering people. A good guy and a good doctor not indoctrinated by conventional medicine yet draws on the best aspects of such. Highly recommended.

Kevin Sep 14 2019

Review for Dr. Sciabbarrasi

First broken bone and Dr. Chandran took good care of me.

Anonymous Sep 12 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

Another doctor had treated my hand break in a way that set me back, and Dr. Chandran gave me the correct treatment to make my hand work to its full potential again. Great and stress free treatment!

H. P. Sep 12 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

Shaun is very knowledgeable and thorough.

Bradley H. Sep 12 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

Sep 05 2019

Review for Dr. Fulbright

Aug 28 2019

Review for Dr. Lott

M Green Aug 15 2019

Review for Dr. Beverly

Alexander Aug 13 2019

Review for Dr. Bridges

He has been my surgeon for 2 procedures and I would recommend him to anyone.

Christine M. Aug 08 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

mi experiencia con el doctor Chandra, fue muy bien. Es una persona muy cordial, quien siempre me hizo sentir bien, y su diagnostico siempre fue claro y exacto. El personal siempre fue muy atento y amable.

M. M. Aug 08 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

Lafont T. Aug 06 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

very good result

Anonymous A. Aug 05 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

Aug 01 2019

Review for Dr. Feder

open to all questions and explained every question in great detail. made the whole process smooth and relaxing.

R. M. Jul 30 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

I had a wonderful first visit with Dr. Chandran, he took a look at my X'rays of my right thumb and went right to the source of the problem.

Sheila S. Jul 30 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

I am thankful to have had the Dr. Stan and the Apex team taking care of me. They get a 5++ from me!!!!

Doris Jul 23 2019

Review for Dr. Stan

Dr Feder has taken great care of my son and me. My son has had a few different sports injuries and I had knee and shoulder surgery to repair old injuries. We have complete confidence in Dr Feder and he has never let us down.

Jul 17 2019

Review for Dr. Feder

The operation was excellent and he is a very good doctor.

Angelica O. Jul 10 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

DO NOT USE DR MALONE!!! Have been trying for 10 days to get a prescription refilled. Left two voicemails, spoke with the receptionist three times & told her to have Dr Malone call me directly. Havent heard from Dr Malone & still do not have medicine. I will surely be looking for a new doctor.

Jul 03 2019

Review for Dr. Malone

He's a great neurosurgeon. He saved my life from a known condition called hydrocephalus. I had it since I was born.

Theresa Jun 22 2019

Review for Dr. Yadegar

It was first class from first appointment to healed!

Darrel B. Jun 20 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

i had my surgery in 2017 i have had no problems with my hip what so ever i knew right away that my surgery was a success

Catherine A. S. P. Jun 20 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

Amazing staff, excellent attention to patient needs. Dr. Fulbright pays extra attention to detail and comfort of patients.

Jun 07 2019

Review for Dr. Fulbright

very nice an pleasant explained every thing clearly . took away all my fears . if surgery is needed i will not hesitate . recommend others to him in a heart beat ,

Judy J. Jun 04 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

The experience I had with doctor was great and my surgery was great as well the procedure did not allow me to be in pain and recovery was amazing and did not use my walker that long and everyone i meet does not believe I just had a total joint replacement surgery and no limping !!

D. R. Jun 04 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

May 28 2019

Review for Dr. Weiss

The GOOD: Office staff is nice The BAD: Doctor has no bedside manners and no regards for anyone else’s time. Dr. Leichter missed many of the smaller veins, I came back for additional treatment. After waiting 55 minutes with an early morning I walked out.

May 21 2019

Review for Dr. Leichter

May 20 2019

Review for Dr. Bridges

Totally waste of time!! Place extremely duty, full of unorganized files. Unprofessional Personal rude Etc.

May 17 2019

Review for Dr. Lerner

Greart!!

Daniel T. May 14 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

Doctor is very patient and attentive.

Anonymous May 14 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

he has done both of my amputations,

David L. May 11 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

I could have been given a little more explanation of what to expect.

Anonymous May 11 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

CA - May 09 2019

Review for Dr. Johnson

I broke my leg. Dr. Chandran explained everything to me, and his treatment and manner were professional and comforting.

Anonymous May 09 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

Dylan M. May 01 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

He's a great doctor understands your condition and is willing to help in any way he can.

Theresa Bartley May 01 2019

Review for Dr. Hovhannisyan

Terrible bedside manner. Didn't attempt to familiarize himself with my daughter's medical history. Stay away. One start only because zero stars isn't an option?

Apr 24 2019

Review for Dr. Kumar

Apr 24 2019

Review for Dr. Scott

Great. Love him and his staff.

Apr 16 2019

Review for Dr. Weiss

Broke my arm six weeks ago and Dr. Chandran took great care of me. Six weeks later and I'm about to do Physical Therapy and feeling 90% better.

Mike T. Apr 09 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

Ashley in Lawndale, CA - Apr 06 2019

Review for Dr. Yadegar

Ridiculous wait times (both to get an appointment, and in the waiting room). Rude staff, zero compassion. Go elsewhere.

Mar 30 2019

Review for Dr. Friedberg

E. S. Mar 28 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

Es un buen doctor y fuy muy responsable y me tendio muy bien y lo recomnendo

Graciela S. Mar 26 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

Great doctor good in surgeyr

Anonymous A. Mar 25 2019

Review for Dr. Chandran

Location

Centinela Hospital Medical Center

555 E Hardy St, Inglewood, CA 90301