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How Are We Doing?

Safety, service and industry-leading clinical outcomes are the cornerstones of our mission. With a desire to provide high-quality, high-value care backed by compassionate service, we believe that you have a right to know how we’re rated by independent third parties. The information below reflects our quarterly scores from Medicare.gov Hospital Compare. Thank you for putting your trust in us for your care.

Outcome Measure Los Alamitos Medical CenterCalifornia Average National Average
Sepsis: percentage of patients who received appropriate care for severe sepsis and septic shock 91% 64% 60%
Colonoscopy Follow-Up: % of patients receiving appropriate recommendation for follow-up screening colonoscopy 100% 90% 89%
ED Throughput: % of patients who left without before being seen 1% 2% 2%
Complications: Rate of complications for hip/knee replacement patients No different than the national rate N/A 2.4%
Complications: patient safety adverse events composite No different than the national rate N/A 1.00
Infections: Central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI) in ICUs and select wardsNo different than the national benchmark
Infections: Surgical site infections from colon surgery No different than the national benchmark
Infections: Clostridium difficile (C.diff.) intestinal infections No different than the national benchmark


* Updates frequencies and data collection periods for individual measures are subject to change per data submission via Hospital Compare.

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