For nearly 70 years, Providence Health & Services has provided quality and compassionate care in Southern California and has expanded over the decades to include five award-winning medical centers, 39 clinics, and more than 3,600 physicians serving the South Bay and the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys.
Providence is committed to continuing a tradition of excellence while fulfilling its mission to reach beyond its walls to serve the poor and vulnerable.
Founded by the Sisters of Providence and the Sisters of the Little Company of Mary, Providence’s not-for-profit Catholic hospitals embrace technology, focus on growth, and provide a full continuum of care. All offer top quality and a dedication to our core values of respect, compassion, justice, excellence, and stewardship.
Honors and Recognition
Providence Holy Cross Medical Center, the only Magnet® Designated Nurse hospital in the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys, received the California Award for Performance Excellence—the prestigious CAPE Award.
Providence Tarzana Medical Center received HealthGrades’ Five-Star Awards for maternity care, and women’s health and gynecologic surgery, and was awarded an A in patient safety by the Leapfrog Group.
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance was named to the well-regarded Thomson Reuters 100 Top Hospitals in the nation list.
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro was awarded the Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With the Guidelines program for the treatment of stroke.
Providence Saint Joseph and Holy Cross Medical Centers and Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance were ranked among the top 18% of hospitals in the nation, receiving the Top Performing Hospitals Award from the Joint Commission.