Gardena, California
(310) 532-4200

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About Us

About Us

Welcome to Memorial Hospital of Gardena in Southern California – where each life is our priority.

We are a 172 bed hospital with 103 acute beds and 69 sub-acute beds. We are accredited by the Joint Commission and are licensed providers for the Medicare and Medi-Cal programs, along with many HMO’s, PPO’s and managed care organizations. We offer a full range of diagnostic and therapeutic services designed to meet the needs of our patients.

MHG Team

We have been serving our community for over 50 years providing a wide range of services including Nursing Care, Sub-Acute Care, OB/Gyn and 24-hour Emergency Services. Our Emergency Department physicians are on duty 24 hours a day, seven days a week. So if you have a medical emergency don’t hesitate to come to our conveniently located Emergency Department for prompt and efficient care. If you have a life-threatening emergency, call 9-1-1 immediately.

We provide transportation to patients needing outpatient testing or surgical procedures at our facility. For further information please call us at (310) 532-4200.

Our Hospital Leadership is committed to providing affordable, high-quality healthcare services to our community with consistency and compassion. Continue reading to learn more about our Leadership.


Kathy Wojno

Administrator

With more than 20 years of hospital leadership experience, Kathy Wojno is respected by a wide range of functional healthcare groups from frontline workers to senior executives. She has participated in over 100 hospital regulatory surveys in California and Arizona and played a key role in the implementation of successful Open Heart and Stroke programs. Kathy is a member of the Association of California Nurse Leaders and serves on the Member Experience Committee. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau National Honor Society. Kathy holds a MSN from California State University and is Board Certified through the American Nurses Credential Center for Nurse Executive, Advanced.


Joseph Lopez-Cepero

Chief Nursing Officer

Joseph Lopez-Cepero has over 20 years of nursing experience with strengths in leadership and hospital-wide operations management. He has completed the John Hopkins Nurse Manager Program and is a certified Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Instructor. Joseph holds a MBA and BA from Westerns Governors University.


Board of Directors

AlfonsoBaezMD
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ShrikantTamhane
MarthaVidal
AudrieEchnoz
GeneHale
RubenJauregui
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WandaMorris
MichaelSaffel
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