Encino Hospital Medical Center, a member of Prime Healthcare, has been nominated for the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2023 “Top Hospital of the Year” award. Nominees were presented at the annual Health Care Leadership Awards event held last Wednesday, August 23rd, 2023. This prestigious nomination is a true testament to compassionate and quality care to our patients and the community.
Encino Hospital Medical Center (EHMC) serves a diverse population and incorporates elements of a diverse community in a smaller caring environment. It offers a wide array of inpatient and outpatient services. The hospital is consistently at the forefront of providing innovative and integrated healthcare. In 2008, the hospital was purchased by Prime Healthcare Services. This forty-five-hospital system has been recognized by IBM Watson Health as a top 15 health system in the nation. Encino is dedicated to providing vital healthcare services to the community of San Fernando Valley and Los Angeles County. Its programs and services support the primary objectives of nurturing healthy individuals and families, fostering self-sufficiency, enhancing individual and community well-being, and achieving excellence in facilities and technology.
EHMC is a 150-bed, not-for-profit, acute-care community hospital. It is staffed with more than 330 physicians and 520 professional support staff. Servicing the greater San Fernando Valley, Encino Hospital provides 24/7 emergency services in addition to a wide range of highly specialized medical, surgical, and diagnostic services. Their state-of-the-art geriatric services include a geriatric Senior ER, a Comprehensive Senior Care Program, a Geriatric Inpatient Wing, and Gero-Psychiatric Inpatient Services. Attracting many world-class physicians, their professional clinical teams use an interdisciplinary approach to ensure comprehensive care for each patient. Its primary service area comprises thousands of lives in the communities of San Fernando Valley and Los Angeles County. EHMC’s healthcare team develops continuing relationships with local leaders and develops partnerships with area businesses and organizations that share a commitment to building sustainable health and wellness.
“Our priority is to provide patients an exceptional experience and being recognized as Los Angeles’s Top Hospital of the Year by the Los Angeles Business Journal is a confirmation of our continued mission of delivering compassionate and quality care to our patients and our communities,” said EM V. Garcia, Chief Executive Officer of Encino Hospital Medical Center.
EM V. Garcia is also nominated as the “CEO of the Year” on the Los Angeles Business Journal Health Care Leadership Award, a visionary leader who gives rise to exceptional care. This respected recognition highlights Mr. Garcia’s leadership, dedication, and significant contributions to the hospital staff, physicians, the community, and most especially the patients that we serve.
To read the full article on the nomination, please visit: https://images.labusinessjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/2023-Health-Care-Recap-Awards.pdf
About Encino Hospital Medical Center:
Not-for-Profit Encino Hospital Medical Center, part of the Prime Healthcare Foundation, is a 150-bed state-of-the-art hospital located in Encino, California. Its multi-disciplinary staff consists of 330 physicians and 520 professional support staff. Encino Hospital Medical Center serves a diverse population and incorporates elements of urban and suburban medicine in a caring environment. It offers a wide array of inpatient and outpatient services. The hospital is consistently at the forefront in providing innovative and integrated healthcare. For more information, visit: www.encinomed.org