Awards & Distinctions

Los Alamitos Medical Center is licensed by the state of California and is part of Tenet California, a provider of health services. The hospital is also fully accredited by The Joint Commission. 

Among our hospital’s distinctions and awards: 

  • American College of Radiology — Certified Mammography Center
  • Laboratory Accreditation Program
  • Accredited Joint Commission Primary Stroke Center
  • American Stroke Association Get With The Guidelines Gold+ Performance Achievement Award for Stroke
  • American Heart Association Get With The Guidelines Gold+ Performance Achievement Award for Heart Failure
  • American Heart Association Get With The Guidelines Silver Performance Achievement Award for Coronary Artery Disease
  • Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s (IHI) 100,000 Lives Campaign and IHI’s 5 Million Lives Campaign participant
  • UnitedHealth Premium Specialty Center for Interventional Cardiology
  • CIGNA Quality Designation for Colon Surgery, Heart Failure and Stroke
  • CIGNA Center of Excellence for Caesarean Section and Vaginal Delivery