For Medical Staff
About Memorial Hospital of Gardena
Here are a few facts about us: 172 of beds (103 acute and 69 sub-acute), approximately 700 employees, and 200 medical staff members. Memorial Hospital of Gardena is fully accredited by 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’ve served Gardena and the surrounding communities for over 50 years.
As part of Avanti Hospitals, our goal is to provide affordable, high-quality healthcare to our community with consistency and compassion. When you join Memorial Hospital of Gardena as a physician, you will find a variety of medical experiences and an opportunity to help re-define care delivery and improve patient outcomes with integrated systems and electronic medical records.
For your patients
At Memorial Hospital of Gardena, our goal is to provide affordable, high-quality healthcare services to our community with consistency and compassion. The staff at Memorial Hospital of Gardena is here to make your patient as comfortable as possible and to assist them in their recovery. With your expertise and our resources we can work together to improve health in our community.
Continuing Medical Education
We offer on-site Continuing Medical Education Courses and related referrals to low/no cost website CME. The MD Consult database module is available for your quick access to clinical information, including the latest journals, e-Books, patient education, drugs and guidelines. Every time you search MD Consult you may receive .5 CME credits. Posting of the popular Physician Weekly publication affords real time ongoing education and introduction to new therapies and technology. Our Hospital’s Medical Library also has various other medical references. Our Librarian (310) 532-4200 ext. 7523 is available to help get you the information that you desire.
Medical Staff Services manages the credentialing, privileging, emergency call schedule, physician newsletter, meeting coordination and calendars, assistance with proctoring and orientation to hospital services. Please contact Medical Staff Services to request access and training on Paragon, Avanti’s EMR.
The Medical Staff Services Department is open from 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Monday – Friday. For assistance please contact us at (310) 532-4200 ext. 7650.