15 August 2019 | U.S. News & World Report recently ranked Adventist Health Glendale in 10th place out of over 130 Los Angeles area hospitals.
According to the Glendale News-Press, the facility scored highly in six of 16 adult specialty care categories (gastroenterology and gastrointestinal surgeries, geriatrics, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics and urology.) It also rated well in four of the nine common adult procedures and conditions (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, colon cancer surgery, heart failure and knee replacement).
“To be voted among the best regional hospitals by U.S. News & World Report is an honor. This is no small accomplishment. Our ranking illustrates our commitment to those we serve in our communities,” said Alice Issai, president of the hospital.
The U.S. News “Best Hospital” rankings have been awarded to deserving hospitals for 30 years.
The publication ranked over 4,500 medical centers nationwide in 25 specialties, procedures and conditions for the 2019–2020 evaluation.
Adventist Health Glendale is the flagship facility of Adventist Health, a faith-based, nonprofit network of hospitals, clinics, home care agencies, hospice agencies and joint-venture retirement centers in both rural and urban communities, serving more than 80 communities across the western United States and Hawaii. The healthcare system is affiliated with the Adventist Church.