Highly Specialized and Certified Stroke Center
Torrance Memorial became the first hospital in Torrance to receive the
Joint Commission’s Certificate of Distinction as a Primary Stroke Center. This designation recognizes centers that make
exceptional efforts to foster better outcomes for stroke care.
For the third straight year, Torrance Memorial has also received the American
Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get with the
Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award honors the hospital’s commitment and success to ensuring
stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally
recognized, research-based guidelines.