Diabetes is a disease where the bodies ability to respond to the hormone insulin is no longer working properly. The bodies inability to properly respond to insulin results in excess sugar being in the blood and urine. This excess sugar can damage vital organs such as the kidneys, eyes, and other parts of the body.
National Study: Norwalk and Los Angeles Community Hospitals Receive National Recognition in Key Quality Procedures
Los Angeles Community Hospitals at Los Angeles and Norwalk were recognized with five stars—the highest rating—in nine clinical areas for 2019, according to Healthgrades.
Norwalk Community Hospital hosted a senior and community health fair for the Norwalk community in June and was recognized by the California assembly and senate.
Many of us want to lose weight and many of us want to be healthier. Many of us want to change aspects of our lives or substantial parts of our lives that we don’t feel are serving us well. And many of us just can’t seem to make that change happen.
The Los Angeles Community Hospital, Norwalk Community Hospital and Los Angeles Community Hospital at Bellflower, each gave back to their community with an annual donation.
Los Angeles Community Hospital at Norwalk hosted a grand opening ceremony to unveil their First Responders Lounge on Jan. 18, 2019. The purpose of the lounge is to give first responders a place to relax after bringing a patient into the ER.
Los Angeles Community Hospital and Los Angeles Community Hospital at Norwalk are the recipient of the 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award™ for the fifth year in a row (2014-2018).