The Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center (LAMC) is a multi-specialty teaching hospital located in Hollywood, California.
We provide training to approximately 300 residents and fellows in 22 programs. The 528-bed medical center is the tertiary referral hospital for three million Kaiser Permanente members. As a major teaching hospital for UCLA, Kaiser Permanente offers an unparalleled diversity of patients spanning from primary care to complex tertiary cases. Our patient population reflects Southern California –39 percent Caucasian, 29 percent Latino, 15 percent African-American, and 14 percent Asian.
LAMC is a full-service center that provides primary and tertiary care. The Southern California regional cardiac cath lab and regional electrophysiology lab are both located at this center.
The Electrophysiology service receives referrals from a catchment area constituting over 3 million health plan members. This provides a very diverse patient population with broad diagnostic diversity.
The Kaiser Permanente health care system uses a state-of-the-art electronic medical record system to create better efficiency, higher quality, and a greater level of service to members. LAMC also has a system for remote review access for digital radiology.