West Los Angeles offers care and coverage, together, to help make life easier.
Combining cutting-edge technology with a focus on prevention, Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles puts you and your health at the heart of everything we do to help you get healthy, stay healthy, and thrive.
West Los Angeles in The News
The World Health Organization recently declared 2020 as the Year of the Nurse and Midwife. Here at Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles, we know our nurses are caregivers, teachers, and heroes. Since the COVID-19 pandemic, our nurses are now widely recognized across the nation—and the world—as they stand on the frontlines.
At the West Los Angeles Medical Center, Tierra Norman, a registered nurse and department administrator over the Critical Care Unit, helps keep the pandemic frontline strong with her extraordinary care and professionalism. She spoke with the Los Angeles Sentinel about how she chose nursing as a profession, her daily routine, and life after COVID-19. Read the full article here.
Our nurses, like Norman, are part of the brain trust and the heart powering the care we deliver every day at Kaiser Permanente.
Even during the COVID-19 crisis, Tairs Hurns goes above and beyond in her role as a kitchen worker at West Los Angeles.
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“Don’t worry about it,” Moises Lorenzano said to his girlfriend, Karla Zuniga-Maldonado, after she told him that physicians urgently needed to intubate her. “I love you,” he added, but Karla had already ended the phone call.
Moises did not know then that he would have to wait 24 days to be able to speak to Karla again.
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Prevention is about staying healthy, and preventing or delaying disease. Wellness is living your best life. Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles is here to help you stay healthy and live your best life. There are many things you can do to take an active role in your prevention plan to stay healthy and thrive through all stages of life.