Read recent news about our hospital, providers, innovative programs and treatments, our latest quality and safety awards, and community service.
In the hustle and bustle of our daily lives, health often takes a backseat to our many responsibilities. GetCareNow is an up-to-the minute service that puts time back in your control. Let's take a look at how families, busy professionals, and...
The healthcare team at St. Francis Medical Center is committed to promoting healthy hearts and preventing heart disease in our community. According to the American Heart Association 2023 Update, “Cardiovascular disease remains as the leading cause of death in the United States and accounted for 928,741 deaths in the year 2020.”
St. Francis Medical Center, a member of Prime Healthcare, announced today that it ranks among the top three in California for prostate surgery, according to new research released by Healthgrades
St. Francis Medical Center, a member of Prime Healthcare, received Honor Roll Designation with Bronze Status from the California Department of Public Health Hospital-Associated Infections Antimicrobial Stewardship Program (CDPH HAI ASP)
The PETALS Award is presented to an outstanding St. Francis team or teams. PETALS stands for Passionately Engaged Teams Always Lending Support. It recognizes staff for working collaboratively together with the highest level
Please join us in congratulating Jose Ruiz, RN, 8th floor, on being named our DAISY Award Honoree for January 2024. Jose began his nursing career at St. Francis in October 2022 as a new nursing graduate. From the very start he made…
The New Year brings new beginnings, and St. Francis Medical Center, a member of Prime Healthcare, has the special privilege of celebrating new life every day.
St. Francis Medical Center welcomed the first baby born in 2024 at our hospital on January 1st . Natalia Zoe Murillo arrived at 1:16 am. She was 19.5″ long and 6.86 pounds. She is healthy and beautiful.
Each year, thousands of families adopt St. Francis as their hospital of choice to deliver their babies. This season our Family Life Center team chose to adopt two families in the community to deliver to them some special holiday gifts.
Imagine having the ability to secure your spot in the emergency room without the stress of waiting for hours. That's the transformative power of GetCareNow. In this blog post, we'll explore how this innovative solution is reshaping the traditional...
November is Alzheimer's Awareness Month, a time when we come together to raise awareness and support those affected by this challenging disease. Alzheimer's disease is a progressive and debilitating condition that primarily affects the elderly. As...
St. Francis Medical Center Is A Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient For Orthopedics, Prostate Surgery, And Critical Care
Lynwood, Calif. – October 25, 2023 – St. Francis Medical Center, a member of Prime Healthcare, announced today it has achieved three five-star ratings for specialty care, according to new research released by Healthgrades,