Harbor - UCLA Medical Center

64%

Patients that would definitely recommend

6% lower than the national average

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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

3 ratings were worse than expected

  • 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
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery

9 ratings were as expected

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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Pacemaker Procedures

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Heart Attack

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Heart Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Diabetic Emergencies

In Hospital

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Respiratory Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Sepsis

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Gallbladder Removal Surgery

In Hospital

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Cranial Neurosurgery

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Hip Fracture Treatment

In Hospital

As Expected

Total Knee Replacement

In Hospital

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Pneumonia

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

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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63%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10

9% lower than the national average

64%

Would definitely recommend

6% lower than the national average

Harbor - UCLA 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%80%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%68%80%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%53%66%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%56%62%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%84%86%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%50%52%

Harbor - UCLA Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%40%62%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%61%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Excellent doctor. Very thorough. Listens to your complaints, orders the proper tests and prescribes the best treatment. Follows up well. Also, available to reach if necessary. I recommend.

May 19 2023

Review for Dr. Diaz

Dr. Diaz is very professional and an expert in her field. She takes the time to do an evaluation and diagnosis. Her office is very clean and staff is efficient and friendly. This was an excellent visit.

May 18 2023

Review for Dr. Diaz

Many thanks to Dr. Diaz for excellent care, appointments, listening, and suggestions. Extremely knowledgeable and patient centered! Thanks!

May 17 2023

Review for Dr. Diaz

Dr. Diaz is professional and caring. I believe she is the best of the best when it comes to diagnosing.

May 15 2023

Review for Dr. Diaz

He is very knowledgeable and is patient and explains things well and hears what you are saying. I love that it’s not rushed. I didn’t feel like just a number where I do with other doctors

May 11 2023

Review for Dr. Chetrit

Location

Harbor - UCLA Medical Center

1000 W Carson St, Torrance CA 90502

CallDirections

(424) 306-4000

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Harbor - UCLA Medical Center located?

Harbor - UCLA Medical Center is located at 1000 W Carson St, Torrance, CA 90502. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Has Harbor - UCLA Medical Center won any recent awards from Healthgrades?

No, Harbor - UCLA Medical Center has not won any awards in the past few years. Search for Hospitals on Healthgrades to find more.

Is Harbor - UCLA Medical Center highly rated with patients?

63% patients recommend this hospital. See Healthgrades for detailed clinical ratings by specialty.

Does Harbor - UCLA Medical Center score well in safety ratings?

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How do I get in at Harbor - UCLA Medical Center?

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How does Harbor - UCLA Medical Center rank in terms of safety and outcomes?

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Contact Us

1000 W Carson St

Torrance, CA 90502

Directions

(424) 306-4000