Providence Little Company Of Mary Medical Center Torrance

78%

Patients that would definitely recommend
8% higher than the national average


Providence Little Company Of Mary Medical Center Torrance is a medical facility located in Torrance, CA. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)

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

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

1 rating was worse than expected

4 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
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

8 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
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
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Hospital Quality

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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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76%

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

78%

Would definitely recommend
8% higher than the national average

Providence Little Company Of Mary Medical Center Torrance

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%82%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%81%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%67%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%54%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%60%66%

Providence Little Company Of Mary Medical Center Torrance

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%52%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%74%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Jamie Lipeles is very professional, soft spoken and friendly doctor."

Kiara Vertes Oct 12 2021

Review for Dr. Lipeles

top quality very professional

Robert M. Oct 12 2021

Review for Dr. Matsunaga

I had a really good experience with Dr. Lipeles. He was also so polite with patients. Highly Recommended!!

Charles G Oct 11 2021

Review for Dr. Lipeles

My experience could not have been better! He made me feel totally at ease and comfortable to ask questions. He was very thorough on giving me the results of my CT Scan. He took his time with me, and wanted to make sure I had all my concerns answered. I highly recommend him!

Oct 08 2021

Review for Dr. Lowe

Glen L Oct 06 2021

Review for Dr. Luk

Location

Providence Little Company Of Mary Medical Center Torrance

4101 Torrance Blvd, Torrance, CA 90503

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