Lakewood Regional Medical Center

66%

Patients that would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average


Lakewood Regional Medical Center is a medical facility located in Lakewood, CA. This hospital has been recognized for America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ and Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2021, 2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgery, spinal fusion, hip fracture treatment, hip replacement, and total knee replacement

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

2 ratings were worse than expected

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

9 ratings were as expected

  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • 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
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs 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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66%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
3% lower than the national average

66%

Would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average

Lakewood Regional 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%75%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%75%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%64%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%84%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%47%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%66%66%

Lakewood Regional Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%50%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%73%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

All around good doctor. Things became difficult with covid but I understand a lot of it was out of his control.

Debs Jul 24 2021

Review for Dr. Cortez

He is very nice doesn't rush through your appointment he makes me feel like he cares

Esther Quesada Jul 20 2021

Review for Dr. Victoria

Dr. Perley is an outstanding Urologist. Don't mess around with your problem. It probably won't get better on it's own. Take care of it now. Go see him and he will take care of you.

Steve K. Jul 20 2021

Review for Dr. Perley

I had a wonderful time and highly recommend Dr. Elias.

M. M. Jul 20 2021

Review for Dr. Elias

The staff was kind and courteous and it was very easy to get an appointment

Rogelio V. Jul 20 2021

Review for Dr. Elias

Location

Lakewood Regional Medical Center

3700 South St, Lakewood, CA 90712

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