For Immediate Release

Contact:
Amie Boersma
(310) 413-0269
aboersma@avantihospitals.com

El Segundo, Calif., September 4, 2018 – Avanti Hospitals, including Coast Plaza Hospital (CPH), Community Hospital of Huntington Park (CHHP) and East Los Angeles Doctors Hospital (ELADH), have been ranked on the Performance Excellence Award Winning Hospitals list by CALNOC, the nation’s first nursing quality indicators database, for excellent performance in the reduction of hospital acquired pressure ulcers, injuries from falls and infections.

Coast Plaza Hospital

  • Preventing Moderate + Injury Falls       

 Community Hospital of Huntington Park

  • Preventing Hospital Acquired Pressure Injuries (HAPI) II+
  • Special Recognition – Preventing both (HAPI) II+/Injury Falls
  • Preventing CAUTI Infections (Total Facility)
  • Best Performance in Preventing Hospital Acquired Infections – CAUTI Total Facility
  • Best Performance in Preventing Hospital Acquired Infections – CLABSI Total Facility
  • Best Performance in Preventing Hospital Acquired Infections – MRSA Total Facility
  • Best Performance in Preventing Hospital Acquired Infections – CDIFF Total Facility

 East Lost Angeles Doctors Hospital

  • Preventing Moderate + Injury Falls       
  • Preventing Hospital Acquired Pressure Injuries (HAPI) II+
  • Special Recognition – Preventing both (HAPI) II+/Injury Falls
  • Hospital Acquired Infection Prevention – Preventing CLABSI Infections (Total Facililty)
  • Preventing CAUTI Infections (Total Facility)
  • Preventing MRSA Infections (Total Facility)
  • Preventing C. difficile Infections (Total Facility)

 “This recognition reflects the outstanding hard work, dedication and excellent patient care that Avanti Hospitals provide,” said Joel Bergenfeld, Chief Executive Officer.  “We are incredibly proud to be acknowledged as a leader in healthcare, and this award speaks volumes to our dedicated team of doctors, nurses and staff who provide the absolute best care for our patients.”

According to CALNOC, Performance Excellence Winners have demonstrated the value and reward that comes with improving patient safety and quality.  It acknowledges that Avanti exhibits strong leadership qualities, a culture of excellence and a strong dedication to constantly improving patient care.  

About CALNOC

The Collaborative Alliance for Nursing Outcomes (CALNOC), is the leading provider of Business Intelligence, and Research on nurse sensitive quality indicators. CALNOC serves as the nation’s only nurse sensitive registry managed, operated and designed by nursing. Always on the forefront of patient care excellence, CALNOC created the first database registry of nurse sensitive indicators which turns patient outcome data into powerful information for hospital executives to guide decisions to advance global patient care. Hundreds of hospitals have joined CALNOC to monitor and benchmark performance in order to deliver excellence in patient care. CALNOC is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) public benefit corporation with headquarters in San Ramon, California. For more information, call 888-586-1994 or visit http://www.calnoc.org

About Avanti Hospitals

The Avanti Hospitals, LLC system consists of Memorial Hospital of Gardena, Coast Plaza Hospital, East Los Angeles Doctors Hospital, and Community Hospital of Huntington Park.  All four acute care hospitals are located near Los Angeles, California. Avanti’s mission is to provide affordable, high-quality healthcare services to their community with consistency and compassion, which they achieve by focusing on hospitals in underserved areas that will benefit from this strategy. For more information, visit avantihospitals.com.