Shriners Hospitals for Children — Los Angeles is a specialty hospital providing comprehensive medical, surgical and rehabilitative care to children up to age 18 with orthopaedic conditions, burn scars, and cleft lip and palate. Patients receive all services in a family-centered environment, regardless of the families' ability to pay.
In 2017, Shriners Hospitals for Children — Los Angeles will be transitioning to the new Shriners Hospitals for Children Medical Center, where we will be operating as an ambulatory surgery center. Once our new medical center opens, our mission will still be dedicated to meeting the needs of as many patients and families as possible who can benefit from the specialized services we provide. While our facility operates on an outpatient basis to serve more patients, we still offer surgeries and procedures requiring an overnight admission at our partner hospital – Huntington Hospital in Pasadena, California. Our physicians perform the medical procedures and provide all pre-surgical and follow-up care. Our family-centered approach to care is designed to support the whole family during all phases of a child’s care.
Founded in 1952, our hospital treats children from all over the country and around the world, and has unique relationships with top hospitals and universities.
The mission of Shriners Hospitals for Children — Los Angeles is to:
This mission is carried out without regard to race, color, creed, sex or sect, disability, national origin, or ability of a patient or family to pay.
Shriners Hospitals for Children will be the unquestioned leader, nationally and internationally, in caring for children and advancing the field in its specialty areas.
Shriners Hospitals for Children — Los Angeles provides a warm and welcoming family-centered environment, featuring a family resource center, spacious atrium waiting area, kids’ play room, teen lounge, cafeteria with outdoor patio and free underground parking. Our building has 60 licensed beds, 15 outpatient exam rooms and two operating rooms in over 200,000 square-feet of space.
Special areas include:
With 22 hospitals in the U.S., Canada and Mexico, Shriners Hospitals for Children is one of the world’s largest pediatric subspecialty health care systems. We provide expert specialty care to hundreds of thousands of kids every year. In our 90-year history, we have given help and hope to nearly 1 million children.
Shriners Hospitals for Children — Los Angeles, like the other U.S. based hospitals in the Shriners Hospitals for Children health care system, reaffirms its commitment to excellence of care through the development of its Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA). The CHNA is a requirement for tax-exempt hospitals to engage their servicing community every three years and assess their health needs. Based on the findings, we have developed an action plan to work alongside community stakeholders to address the health needs of the community.