LOS ANGELES, August 22, 2023 — Ninety-two hospitals in Southern California are among the 2,600 nationwide that have been recognized for their commitment to participate in the American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines® initiative to improve outcomes for Americans who experience heart disease or stroke.

Heart disease and stroke are the No. 1 and No. 5 causes of death in the United States, respectively. These health crises require swift and proven treatment to ensure the best outcomes for patients. The American Heart Association sets the standards for high-quality, science-based care and access that all patients deserve.

Each year, the American Heart Association recognizes hospitals across the country for consistently following up-to-date, research-based guidelines to ensure all patients have access to lifesaving care. In Southern California, 92 hospitals were recognized this year in the counties of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura:

Los Angeles County

  • Adventist Health Glendale
  • Adventist Health White Memorial
  • Antelope Valley Hospital
  • Beverly Hospital
  • California Hospital Medical Center
  • Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Medical Center
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Centinela Freeman Regional Medical Center, Centinela Campus
  • Emanate Health Queen of the Valley Hospital
  • Encino-Tarzana Regional Medical Center Encino Campus
  • Garfield Medical Center
  • Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital
  • Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center
  • Huntington Hospital
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital - South Bay Medical
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital - West Los Angeles
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital-Baldwin Park
  • Kaiser Panorama City Medical Center
  • Kaiser Permanente Downey
  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • Lakewood Regional Medical Center
  • Long Beach Memorial Medical
  • Northridge Hospital Medical Center-Roscoe Blvd Campus
  • Palmdale Regional Medical Center
  • PIH Health Downey Hospital
  • PIH Health Good Samaritan Hospital
  • PIH Health Whittier Hospital
  • Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center
  • Providence Holy Cross Medical Center
  • Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance
  • Providence Little Company of Mary San Pedro
  • Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center
  • Providence St. John's Health Center
  • Providence Tarzana Medical Center
  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
  • San Dimas Community Hospital
  • Sherman Oaks Hospital
  • St. Francis Medical Center - Lynwood
  • St. Mary Medical Center
  • Torrance Memorial Medical Center
  • UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
  • USC Arcadia Hospital
  • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Woodland Hills Medical Center

Orange County

  • Children's Hospital of Orange County
  • Fountain Valley Regional Medical Center
  • Garden Grove Hospital and Medical Center
  • Hoag Hospital Irvine
  • Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian
  • Huntington Beach Medical Ctr
  • La Palma Intercommunity Hospital
  • Los Alamitos Medical Center
  • Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center
  • Orange County - Anaheim Medical Center
  • Orange County Global Medical Center
  • Providence St. Joseph Health
  • Saddleback Memorial Medical Center
  • St. Jude Medical Center
  • University of California, Irvine Medical Center
  • West Anaheim Medical Center

Riverside County

  • Desert Regional Medical Center
  • Eisenhower Medical Center
  • Hemet Valley Medical Center
  • Inland Valley Medical Center
  • John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospitals - Riverside Medical Center
  • Kaiser Permanente Moreno Valley Medical Center
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center - Murrieta
  • Riverside Community Hospital
  • Riverside County Regional Medical Center
  • Temecula Valley Hospital

San Bernardino County

  • Arrowhead Regional Medical Center
  • Chino Valley Medical Center
  • Desert Valley Hospital
  • Hi-Desert Medical Center
  • Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans Medical Center
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital - Fontana
  • Kaiser Permanente Ontario Medical Center
  • Loma Linda University Children's Hospital
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center
  • Montclair Hospital Medical Center
  • Redlands Community Hospital
  • San Antonio Regional Hospital
  • St. Bernardine Medical Center
  • St. Mary Medical Center

Ventura County

  • Adventist Health Simi Valley
  • Community Memorial Hospital
  • Los Robles Regional Medical Center
  • St. John's Hospital Camarillo
  • St. John's Regional Medical Center
  • Ventura County Medical Center

Learn more at heart.org/getwiththeguidelines.

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About the American Heart Association

The American Heart Association is a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives. We are dedicated to ensuring equitable health in all communities. Through collaboration with numerous organizations, and powered by millions of volunteers, we fund innovative research, advocate for the public’s health and share lifesaving resources. The Dallas-based organization has been a leading source of health information for nearly a century. Connect with us on heart.org, Facebook, Twitter or by calling 1-800-AHA-USA1.  

For Media Inquiries:

Kristine Kelly: kristine.kelly@heart.org

Daniel Ruacho: daniel.ruacho@heart.org

For Public Inquiries: 1-800-AHA-USA1 (242-8721)

heart.org and stroke.org